2017 Kia Sportage Specs And News
The new 2017 Kia Sportage has a lot of things for it. It is the fourth generation iteration model and is sporty and compact, as well as an excellent crossover that will make its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Has a new look inspired by sports cars and transmission is also very sporty. The best of this Kia offers its GT level finish range.
In addition to the 19-inch wheels and 2016 Kia Sportage LED ice cubes, Kia Sportage is visually distinct from the exterior LX and EX models with xenon headlamps, satin-finish exterior and metal-look protection plates. One aspect of the design unrelated to the level of finish but the configuration of 2017 Kia Sportage unit are the front fascia with all the rim pull models get specific that provides a greater angle of approach for those considering doing it roading light.
For the interior, 2017 Kia Sportage get a heated steering wheel with flat paddle pad changes, shiny black trim, aluminum pedals, a dashboard seam and crisp 320-watt Harman Kardon sound system. Add those with the abundance of Soft Touch surfaces, the intuitive layout of controls on the center console, the greater efforts of sound insulation and the more spacious overall environment, and you have a cabin that is comfortable and high refinement.
The new Kia Sportage 2017 also features a good automatic transmission to 7 speeds. This transmission was developed by the automaker and is coupled to a 2.4-liter turbo, it is capable of delivering 182 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque and a four-wheel drive engine. This new transmission is also designed to improve the fuel economy figures for the Sportage and also gives a sporting feel when driving the vehicle. A petrol engine powers 1.6 liters of the European version of the Sportage. This engine delivers 132 horsepower and is coupled to a 6-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive. The automaker is also planning to offer diesel engines like a 1.7-liter turbo diesel that produces 115 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque. A 2.0-liter diesel engine is also available and it produces 260 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque.
The 2017 Kia Sportage is available at dealerships now starting at $ 23,885 for an LX front-wheel drive model, while the SX range overcomes all rim pull units at $ 34,895, including destination fees. The wide price range positions the Sportage to be competitive with the usual suspects in the segment, but is a pure bargain as a Porsche Macan.