2017 Kia Sportage is the latest release of South Korean manufacturer that will attract new customers. This modernized SUV was spotted on trails where perform the test before the start of production and release to the market. Kia had washed the front end, and especially the part related to the cluster headlight, grille, new windows, chrome accents, sculpted sheet metal, stylized wheels and much more. Design has a muscular look with a lot of aerodynamic elements that redefines the driving experience. The cabin will get a fresh materials and designs, as well as extra space between rows of seats. Sophisticated technology improves ambient while driving. The propulsion system offers a hybrid drive and for those who prefer a conventional drive there are 4-cylinder engines with high efficiency.
2017 Kia Sportage – Specs
2017 Kia Sportage is powered by two conventional and one hybrid engine. The hybrid is very popular on the American market, and it combined 4-cylinder engines with electric motor which is fed via a lithium-ion battery of high capacity. The engine is connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission that transmits power to the front wheels or all four wheels. Data on speed and fuel consumption are not yet known but they are better than in the previous period. Especially interesting is the turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder unit with 260 horsepower and the 2.4-liter unit with 182 horsepower. Detailed specifications will be announced later.
2017 Kia Sportage – Features
2017 Kia Sportage delivers a rich suite of standard equipment that includes a 10-inch TFT screen, navigation, automatic climate control, navigation, USB interface, auxiliary input, CD player and much more. The cabin has comfortable seats, telescopic steering wheel and tinted rear windows so that you feel comfortable during the trip. Customers will be able to choose between the LX, EX and SX trim levels. New features and gadgets are totally exhilarating. Competition in the segment is large and expect market reactions. The sale is planned for the year 2016 and the base price is $ 26,000.