Award alert! The 2018 Kia Sportage has been named the Top Pick For Teens ($25K-$30K) by U.S. News & World Report. If you have a teen driver, the Kia Sportage is a great option. Just ask the experts!

“The Sportage should be at the top of your list if you want to buy a safe and dependable SUV for your teenage driver,” says Jamie Page Deaton, executive editor, U.S. News & World Report.

If you're not familiar with what the Sportage has to offer, here's some highlights to consider when purchasing a vehicle for your teenager: 
  • Available Advanced Driver Assistance Features*
  • Blind Spot Detection System available
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking available
  • Lane Change Assist available 
We're also is proud to offer Kia's UVO technology*. This tech allows parents to program & record when a driver keeps the Kia Sportage out past a set curfew, goes over a preset speed limit or doesn't stay within a set geographic boundary.

For more information on the award, we encourage parents of teen drivers to visit 


1 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. Always drive safely and use caution. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blindspot or direction of travel.

2  Purchase/lease of a new 2018 Kia Sportage vehicle with UVO eServices includes a complimentary 10 year subscription starting from new vehicle retail sale/lease date as recorded by the dealer. After expiration of such period, you will no longer be able to access or use UVO eServices. For applicable full terms, see the UVO Privacy Policy (available at and Terms of Service (available at

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