There are not many SUVs which have comfort, speed and power while looking breath-taking at the same time as 2016 Kia Sportage. This car is built on Kia’s KX3 concept from 2014. Nevertheless, it must be pointed out that this car is not officially released and that there are no official information regarding its specifications, only rumors and pieces of information that the manufacturer revealed. If it follow the reputation of its predecessor, the new Kia Sportage 2016 should be perfect combination of power, comfort and even price. So, if you are looking for a good looking crossover SUV with exquisite performances 2016 Kia Sportage could be right car for you. Also, in combination with the absolute comfort during driving, you will not feel bad roads and hard trips.
2016 Kia Sportage redesign
The first thing that catches one’s eyes are the headlights. 2016 Kia Sportage has newly designed headlights which would make this vehicle stand out in the dark from the rest. This model also had its taillights redesigned, which only shows us that the manufacturer tried to improve this model as far as possible. It is announced that the manufacturer will significantly improve the whole dashboard thus making it from eco-friendly materials, and making it even more modern and competitive to its rivals.
It was also announced that this model will possess fantastic fog lights which would be situated in a redesigned bumper which would be somewhat bigger that on the previous model. Moreover, if you want to have even trendier new Kia Sportage 2016, there would be a possibility of getting this model with panoramic roof, the “accessory” which would be praised by many. The manufacturer has also announced that this car will be produced and available in eleven colors. There re many settings and buttons on the dashboard, some of them are located on the steering wheel itself, which would be of tremendous help to the driver during driving.
2016 Kia Sportage specs
There are no precise information regarding the changes in terms of power and engine. However, it is estimated that 2016 Kia Sportage will also be available as a hybrid variant of the model. When we talk about the engine, it is announced that 2016 Kia Sportage would have 2.4-litre engine with four cylinders, and this model will have 182 horsepower. All this would just increase the overall impression of power and greatness of this vehicle. The more important thing for many is the fuel economy which would be significantly improved in comparison to the previous model. Models of this crossover SUV form North Americas car market will probably come with 1.6-liter and 2.0-liter engines with turbocharger. IT will be available with 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission for certain engines.
Kia Sportage 2016 release date and price
The new Kia Sportage 2016 is not still released, so it cannot be precisely said how much this crossover SUV could cost. However, there are certain speculations regarding the price and release date. It is said that this model would be released for sale in late 2015. Regarding the price, it is estimated that the 2016 Kia Sportage would roughly go from $20,000 to $26,000, depending on the things that you want your new crossover SUV to have.