Kia Sportage
vs Jeep Cherokee

Balise Kia

Welcome to Balise Kia

Why Should You Choose the 2017 Kia Sportage Over the 2017 Jeep Cherokee?

If you’re looking for a compact SUV with a unique style, exciting ride and great features all at an affordable price, be sure to take a look at the 2017 Kia Sportage. This vehicle is packed with features designed to make your ride more comfortable and convenient while you make the most of the impressive performance and show off its eye-catching design. This vehicle is a great choice for drivers who want a versatile vehicle that offers excitement and comfort at a reasonable price.

With so many compact SUVs on the road today, you might be wondering why you should the new Sportage instead on a competitor like the 2017 Jeep Cherokee. Both vehicles offer great performance and modern features. However, the Sportage has a lot to offer that sets it apart from the competition, and we would be happy to show you why it’s such a great choice.

What does the 2017 Kia Sportage offer that the 2017 Jeep Cherokee doesn’t?

  • Affordability: The Sportage has a starting price of $22,990, allowing you to save more, while the Cherokee starts at $25,545.
  • Efficiency: You can enjoy better fuel economy in the Sportage with 23 city/30 highway/26 combined mpg, compared to the Cherokee’s 21 city/30 highway/25 combined mpg.
  • Cargo Space: The Sportage can carry more cargo with its 30.7 cubic feet of cargo space, while the Cherokee offers 24.6 cubic feet.
  • Safety: With a five-star front driver and passenger crash test rating, the Sportage can keep you safe on the road; the Cherokee only has a four-star rating in these categories.
  • Warranty: You can enjoy more warranty coverage in the Sportage with 60-month/60,000-mile basic warranty and a 120-month/100,000-mile powertrain warranty. The Cherokee offers a 36-month/36,000-mile basic warranty and a 60-month/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

As you can see, there’s a lot to love about this SUV from its affordable price to its safe drive to its unique design. To find out more about what the Kia Sportage has to offer, come on over to our West Springfield, MA dealership. We will gladly answer your questions and arrange a test drive so you can really get to know this vehicle and decide if it’s the right one for you. If you like what you see, we would be happy to help you get behind the wheel of a new Sportage of your own.

Which model can you see yourself in?

Dealer Info

Phone Numbers:Sales Hours:
  • Mon - Thu9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Fri - Sat9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Thu8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Fri8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Thu8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Fri8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • SunClosed


2017 Kia Sportage specs:

  • MSRP: From $22,990
  • MPG: Up to 23 city / 30 highway
  • Dimensions: 176″ L x 73″ W x 64-65″ H
  • Towing capacity: 2,000 lbs
  • Trim Levels: LX, LX AWD, EX, EX AWD, SX Turbo, & SX Turbo AWD
2017 Jeep Cherokee specs:

  • MSRP: From $30,395
  • MPG: Up to 19 city / 26 highway
  • Dimensions: 190-191″ L x 77″ W x 68-69″ H
  • Towing capacity: 3,500 to 7,200 lbs
  • Trim Levels: Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, Summit, & SRT

Balise Kia is located at: 635 Riverdale Street • West Springfield, MA 01089
Balise Kia 42.1232392, -72.6268475.