Kia Sportage SUV 4×4
The premiere of the compact crossover KIA Sportage of the fourth generation took place in autumn two years ago at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt. The car received a new exterior and interior design, new petrol and diesel engines, rich equipment with modern equipment and, for the first time in history, a sports version of the GT-Line.
Outside, the automobile in the new body retained its predecessor profile with a massive rear rack, but received a completely different design of the front end and the stern. The crossover got a relief hood, a high-mounted headlamp, a grille and a massive bumper with large sections of fog lamps. Behind the car stands out stylish narrow lanterns with a chrome lining between them, another trunk lid with a large spoiler and a re-decorated bumper. We have already mentioned the GT Line version. It features diode fog lights, a diffuser and a retuned suspension.
The interior of the Sportage 4 has received improved finishing materials, a different front panel, new steering wheel and instruments, as well as a redesigned center console. The screen of the multimedia system framed by air ducts resembles a similar solution as on the predecessor.
Russian consumers SUV is offered with three power units – two petrol and one diesel. Standard, the crossover is equipped with atmospheric petrol MPI volume of 2.0 liters with a power of 150 hp. As an alternative, it is a gasoline four-cylinder T-GDI Gamma family of 1.6 liters and 177 hp. The third option – 2.0-liter turbodiesel CRDi producing 185 horsepower.
At the heart of the “Sportage” of the 4th generation is a modernized platform from the previous model with the independent architecture of each axis.
The basic performance of the crossover in 2018 is offered at a price of $ 20,000.