The Kia Sportage 2017 is expected to be one of the finest crossover SUV car products in its category. This car has varied levels of design modification as compared to other series. It is the new generation of SUV that will be manufactured by Kia. It is still in its last testing stage, the most recent of which was arranged in the Arctic Circle. Kia has upraised the curiosity in the market by announcing 3 variations of this SUV, LX, SX, and EX.
Kia Sportage 2017 – Exterior and Interior Design
The leaked images of Kia Sportage 2017 shows off an exterior that is more powerful when it comes to quality of its conception. It has one of the best and strong body work as compared to other crossovers in the market. With its well-developed and stylish designs, it has been acknowledged as one of the safest crossovers. No doubt this new design will be a lot more powerful as compared to previous SUVs. This car radiates the robustness that has been sculpted into an elegant structural design. Windows frames have been made with chrome to escalate bodily reliability and elegance of the car. Headlight clusters, tail lights, and indicators will have LED lighting.
Interior of new Kia Sportage will be having has some heart wining features for its customers. Seats in the car will be comfortable and only reclining and folding will be possible. It will be having Bluetooth connectivity for audio system which could be controlled using on steering buttons. With the purpose of providing privacy, this car will be having a glass partition window to separate back row seats from front row seats. It will also have key-less entry and ignition feature, a 10 inch TFT display that would be advanced to a touch screen LCD display that will provide entertainment and navigation system at one place.
Kia Sportage 2017 – Engine and Performance
Many people are expecting the new Kia Sportage 2017 to have an engine technology that has two engine system options. For the first engine, it is being said that this car will be using 2.4 liters with 4-cylinders and straight fuel injection. This engine is expected to generate 182 hp at 3500 pm and 177 lb-ft of torque power at 2500 pm. The second engine will be turbocharged four-cylinder CRDi engine using 2.0 liter. This engine is expected to generate 260 HP and 269 lb-ft of torque power. Centered on the rumor, the Kia Sportage 2017 is expected to bring out a hybrid variant. No matter which engine systems are used at the end, both the engine systems will be joined up with 6-speed automated transmission. Doubtlessly, Kia Sportage 2017 is one of the cars that will rock the market for their high output with an average rate of consumption.
Kia Sportage 2017 – Release Date and Price
The Kia Sportage has been set for a June 2017 release by the South Korean automobile company. This car series is expected to be sold up between $22,500 to $26,000 as the base price. Since no official announcement has been made, the price of this new car cannot be estimated for certain.