When you search for “Kia dealer near me” you want to find a trusted new car dealership, and that is what we strive to be here at Jake Sweeny Kia serving Burlington, KY. When you step foot into our dealership, you will be met with plenty of great new Kia vehicles. One we would like to spotlight today is the 2018 Kia Sportage, a dependable new SUV.


There are a couple powertrain options to choose from in the Kia Sportage, including the base level 2.4-liter engine that puts out 181 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. The 2018 Kia Sportage SX Turbo comes equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine that puts out 240 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Whichever option you choose, it will be paired with an electronically controlled six-speed automatic transmission that provides a smooth and and efficient ride. Front wheel drive comes standard, but you can opt for Dynamax™ all-wheel drive.

Safety and Special Features

The 2018 Kia Sportage comes standard with a five-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth® connectivity, and six speakers. All-time come with the availability or Apple CarPlay® and AndroidAuto™ which allows you to bring your favorite smartphone applications to the center display.

This new Kia SUV also houses many great safety features. Included are a Traction Control System, Electronic Stability Control, Hill Start Assist, and Vehicle Stability Management. You will never have to worry about this vehicle keeping you and your family safe while on the open road.

Our sales professionals at Jake Sweeney Kia would love to help you sort out the buying process! If you are ready to take a test drive, come in and see our new and used car dealership in Florence, KY at 5969 Centennial Circle in Florence, KY today!