2023 Kia Sportage Towing Capacity

2023 Kia Sportage Side Profile with Mountain Backdrop

Are you looking for a safe, stylish, and capable SUV for your Brunswick adventures? You can’t go wrong with the Kia Sportage. The 2023 Kia Sportage can tow up to 2,500 pounds when equipped with trailer brakes. So, what does the Kia Sportage towing capacity allow you to haul, exactly? Can a Kia Sportage tow a boat? Find out more with the team at Ken Ganley Kia below. If you decide the Kia Sportage is a good match for your lifestyle, you can contact our office to set up a test drive in Medina!



Can a Kia Sportage Tow a Boat?

As mentioned, the 2023 Kia Sportage towing capacity maxes at 2,500 pounds. But can a Kia Sportage tow a boat? The Kia Sportage towing capacity can accommodate smaller boats, such as kayaks, canoes, and bass boats. However, if you need to tow a full-size boat, we highly recommend the Kia Sorento or Kia Telluride

Here is just a sampling of what you can haul with the 2023 Kia Sportage towing capacity:

  • Some teardrop trailers
  • Some a-frame trailers
  • Jon boat
  • Bass boat
  • Jet ski
  • ATV
  • Motorcyle
  • Canoe
  • Kayak

As always, be sure to verify the exact weight of whatever you plan to tow beforehand. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help determining what you can tow with your Kia Sportage.

2023 Kia Sportage Engine Specifications

So, what makes the 2023 Kia Sportage towing capacity possible? A robust 2.5L 4-cylinder engine is the beating heart of the Kia Sportage and comes standard across all trim levels. The Kia Sportage engine churns out 187 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque on Montrose roads and is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission.

2023 Kia Sportage Towing Package

Technically, there isn’t a Kia Sportage towing package available for 2023. However, you still have access to a long list of accessories to streamline your towing jobs around Strongsville, including: 

  • Tow hitch with harness
  • Tow hitch bike attachment 
  • Towbar wiring kit, 13-pole and 7-pole socket
  • Fixed tow bar
  • Retractable tow bar

You can get all the towing accessories you need for your Sportage right here at our Medina parts center. Explore our current parts specials and place your online order today!

Learn More About Kia Sportage Towing With Ken Ganley Kia!

The Kia Sportage towing capacity is just one of many reasons why Medina drivers can’t get enough of this SUV. If you’re ready to see what all the buzz is about, just let us know, and we will gladly set you up with a test drive at our dealership. See you soon!


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