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The Sportage comes with a peppy 2.0L dual overhead cam, which pumps out 130 hp and 127 lb-ft of torque at 4,000 rpm. Both the exhaust and engine-management systems have been revised for 1998, including a new stainless steel muffler, and the four-speed automatic transmission has been improved to cut down on shift shock.