The ascendancy of Kia during the past couple years has been nothing short of remarkable. Consider that a few years ago Kia was known for nothing more than undercutting the competition price-wise, with acceptable, but hardly exemplary cars. Today, Kia has class-leading styling, while remaining price competitive. The Sportage, Kia’s small crossover, is all new for 2011 and is now in its third generation. In a field dominated by Honda CR-Vs and Toyota RAV4s, how does the latest Sportage stack up? Read on to find out!