With the introduction of the brand-new, fifth generation Kia Sportage for the 2023 model year,

Kia has managed to step up their game in the compact SUV segment like no other automaker

has done so with the help of a striking design language, a long list of features and tech

a comfortable driving experience, making it significantly superior to the outright rivals

The hybrid powertrain, which comes in three trim variations, is another significant innovation 

The 2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid, with a starting MSRP of $27,290, maintains all the best features