The Kia Sportage receives a midcycle facelift at this year's Chicago Auto Show.

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For the 2020 model year, the Sportage gets new headlights, redesigned foglights, an updated front grille and tweaked taillights.

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LED headlights and foglights are also available as options.

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New active-safety goodies include a driver attention warning system, lane-keeping assist, adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go ability, forward collision assist with pedestrian detection and high-beam headlight assist.

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Base models come with a 2.4-liter, naturally aspirated I4 engine with 181 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque, while high-end Sportages are available with a 2.0-liter turbo engine, with a much healthier 240 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.

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Every Sportage comes with a six-speed automatic transmission, and both front- and all-wheel drive are available.

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An 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system is standard, with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto built in, and wireless phone charging is optional.

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Otherwise, it's business as usual over in Sportageland, though a new S trim is added to the existing LX, EX and SX variants.

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The 2020 Kia Sportage will reach dealers in the first half of this year, with pricing to be confirmed later.

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