The 2016 Kia Sportage is a mid-sized SUV that has quite a beautiful shape and design. The 2016 model has been touted as among the best in its category. The new SUV from Kia is lighter in weight as compared to previously released models. It is lighter because of the lighter materials that have been used in its manufacture.
2016 Kia Sportage Exterior and Interior
2016 Kia Sportage the exterior has been massively redesigned. Its new shape is more dynamic and is more appealing than the previously released models. The SUV has a new demeanor. It is expected to sport an entirely new look. This model will have a boxier look. This shape means that it will have more space inside. The front headlights will have the latest LED technology. The rear lights will be longer and larger also made using the most recent LED technology. A new bumper will be added to this new model. Exhaust pipes will also be different from other previously released models. 2016 Kia Sportage the car will also spot new alloy wheels, and also the vehicle will as well come in an array of colors. The vehicle will also sport a bigger rear window which means increased visibility for the driver.
2016 Kia Sportage interior equipment will include Bluetooth connectivity, a new audio system with six speakers for the best sound quality. Another interior feature it will have is a 7-inch display panel. The display panel, a touchscreen, will also serve as an aid for the car’s satellite navigation system. It will have a completely redesigned steering wheel and smartphone connectivity. Its new boxier shape means more leg room, especially for the front seats.
2016 Kia Sportage Engine
2016 Kia Sportage the car’s powertrain is going to come in many options. One of the options is a 2.0 litre with an inline 4 that will produce around 260 horsepower. Another engine option will be a 2.4 litre that will produce around 175 horsepower. 2016 Kia Sportage the SUV is going to have a great fuel economy. The vehicle will as well come in the petrol and diesel versions because there has been an increasing preference for the diesel versions. However, there are also rumors of a 2.0 Litre with an inline 4 CRDi powertrain and a 1.7-litre turbo diesel engine.
2016 Kia Sportage Release Date and Price
It is expected to be presented by the manufacturers at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show that runs from the 17th to 27th of September of this year. Its anticipated official release is the end of 2015 or latest, the beginning of 2016. Confirmation for the exact price of this SUV has not yet been made, but it expected to range between $22,000 and $34,000.