2020 Nissan Rogue vs 2020 Kia Sportage

Orange Nissan Rogue and red Kia Sportage in comparison photo

In the mid-size crossover market, don’t look any further than Nissan and Kia to suit your needs. Both of these manufacturers have grown from humble beginnings to become two of the most celebrated brands in America, and this stretches to their respective entries into the aforementioned industry. The 2020 Nissan Rogue and Kia Sportage are two crossovers that are leaders in just about every regard, most notably versatility and innovation. Still, only one can win, and this comparison is what we want to focus on today.

Glendale Nissan has taken the liberty of putting some info together on the Rogue and Sportage to assess how well they can do for each one of your needs – come with us below and see what we found out. You might just end up with a new favorite model!

2020 Nissan Rogue 


2020 Kia Sportage 

$25,200  Starting MSRP  $23,990 
2.5-liter Inline 4 / up to 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque output  Base Engine / Horsepower and Torque Output  2.4-liter Inline 4 / 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque output 
Five passengers / 70 cubic feet of cargo volume behind first row of seats  Seating Capacity / Maximum Cargo Space  Five passengers / 60.1 cubic feet of cargo volume behind first row of seats 
Up to 26 miles per gallon city / 33 miles per gallon highway  City and Highway Fuel Economy  23 miles per gallon city / 30 miles per gallon highway 

Get more information on the 2020 Nissan Rogue at Glendale Nissan near Chicago IL

Not only is the Rogue more efficient and roomier than its Kia counterpart, but with more advanced standard driver assist technologies (including Intelligent All-Wheel Drive) and convenience features such as a Motion Activated Liftgate and Remote Engine Start System, it’s also capable of providing a better and more comprehensive drive than just about anyone else. Along the way, Nissan Safety Shield® 360 is working hard to keep your ride safe and secure; it offers the following safety features:

  • High Beam Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Blind Spot Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Rear Automatic Braking
  • Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection
  • Many more!

If you’re interested in learning more about how the 2020 Rogue wins against any competitors, be sure to contact Glendale Nissan at your earliest convenience with any further questions – we're happy to help you out!