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Compare 1998 Kia Sportage vs 1998 Toyota RAV4

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Selected Style 4-Door Manual
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual 19 23 $13,541 $14,895
4-Door Manual 4WD 19 23 $14,770 $16,395
4-Door Automatic 4WD 19 23 $15,680 $17,395
4-Door Manual 4WD EX 19 23 $16,500 $18,495
4-Door Automatic 4WD EX 19 23 $17,410 $19,495
4-Door Automatic 19 23 $14,451 $15,895
4-Door Manual EX 19 23 $15,580 $17,295
4-Door Automatic EX 19 23 $16,490 $18,295
2-Door SoftTop Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HardTop Manual 24 29 $14,072 $15,438
2-Door HardTop Automatic 24 29 $15,028 $16,488
4-Door Manual 24 29 $14,856 $16,298
4-Door Automatic 24 29 $15,813 $17,348
2-Door HardTop Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,097 $16,848
4-Door Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,868 $17,708
4-Door Automatic 4WD 22 26 $16,808 $18,758
2-Door SoftTop Manual 24 29 $14,072 $15,438
2-Door SoftTop Automatic 24 29 $15,028 $16,488
2-Door SoftTop Manual 4WD 22 26 $15,097 $16,848
2-Door SoftTop Automatic 4WD 23 26 $16,037 $17,898
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,541
$14,072
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,895
$15,438
Monthly Payment Estimate
$248 / month
$257 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification 2WD Special Purpose Special Purpose
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1 33.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.3
Second Hip Room (in) 50.4 39.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 53.3
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 39.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.4 50.2
Front Leg Room (in) 44.5 39.5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.5 55.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 125.7 79.5
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 40.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.1 66.7
Track Width, Front (in) 56.7 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.9 7.3
Length, Overall (in) 170.3 147.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 41.3
Height, Overall (in) 65.0 64.2
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 20.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.7 57.9
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 86.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 42.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 32.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 55.4 35.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - 33.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD - 17.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 25.8 9.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 41.3
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.10 x - TBD - 11.8 x 0.71
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 10.23 x - TBD - 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.8 15.3
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 34.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD - 17.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 33.5
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Recirculating Ball Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.54 2.7
Tires
Rear Tire Size P205/75R15 P215/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P205/75R15 P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size P205/75R15 P215/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3186 2547
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 16 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.9 8.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - (48 amp/hr) 325
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 70 80
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5500 127 @ 5400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 127 @ 4000 132 @ 4600
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 2.0L/122
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 29
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.45 3.583
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02 1.913
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.78 4.562
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.918
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.72 3.833
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - 9.3
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.36 1.258
Trans Type 5 5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80 0.775
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Vehicle Name Kia Sportage Toyota RAV4
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 1.26
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear 3-Bar Link Double-Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Panhard Rod w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 0.98
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
 
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