2017 Kia Sportage Release Date

2017 Kia Sportage - front

Korean manufacturer will make great efforts to design a completely refreshed 2017 Kia Sportage. City SUVs are very popular and are in total expansion.

2017 Kia Sportage Exterior Design and Changes

The new model Kia Sportage will follow the modern directions and will be right city vehicle. Stylishly designed with the necessary modifications. On the front side will be placed striking LED lights with aggressive look. Dimensions will be reduced in all respects. SUV will be longer, wider and higher than the outgoing model. The wheelbase is also extended. Redesigned front grille and bumpers as well, with installed fog lights. Such casual elegance promises great success. The new generation can certainly boast progressive design with many functional details. On the back dominate light units, as well as new doors of trunk above which is installed roof spoiler. Any changes to the design will be reflected in improved aerodynamics. Air resistance is reduced. Redesigned and alloy wheels. The offer will include the dimensions of 16 and 19 inches. Exhaust system is quality and make it two chrome tubes.

2017 Kia Sportage - exterior

2017 Kia Sportage Interior Specs

Cabin should be presented with great improvement. It will be used quality materials. Applied is a great finishing of every detail. The interior is elegant and above all very functional. Every potential buyer will certainly be enthusiastic. Particularly interesting are the three-dimensional seats finished with quality materials. Completely can adapt to the body of each passenger. The luggage space is increased, increasing the size of the vehicle. When these rear seats, becoming huge. Everything is thoroughly modernized and at a very high level. Infotainment system is increased or decreased number of keys, which is commendable. Noise and vibrations are reduced, and this will be noted by using quality sound equipment. The center console has a clear design with all the extras. In the middle is still a large touch screen. It is connected with the majority of commands and functions. Items of equipment remain unchanged only added what is now current. There is a communication center, Internet, voice commands, hands-free, air conditioner, navigation, connection of external devices, and more.

2017 Kia Sportage - interior

2017 Kia Sportage Engine Options and Power

The engine range should be varied, but for now it is known what is prepared for the US market. It will be a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder turbo engine with direct injection. It will produce an output of 175 hp and torque of 195 lb / ft. Then there is the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo engine with an output of 182 hp and torque of 295 lb / ft. As for the transmission comes 7 speed automatic transmission with double clutch as well as a 6-speed automatic transmission.

For now, there are only assumptions which engines could gain European market. As an option appears 1.6-liter engine with an output of 130 hp. Next, the 1.7-liter and 2.0-liter turbo diesel engine. These engines will be connected with one transmission. It is a 6-speed manual and automatic transmission.

2017 Kia Sportage - engine

Release Date and Price for 2017 Kia Sportage

The new model Elantra is still listed as a concept. Al preparations are underway. It was presented at the fair in Frankfurt and will be presented at the exhibition in Los Angeles in November. The price has not yet been defined but is likely that the base model will cost aroun $ 23,000. The main competitors will be the Jeep Cherokee, Subaru Forester, Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4 and Jeep Wrangler.

2017 Kia Sportage - release date

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