Another crossover SUV from Kia will be hitting the market soon. New 2016 Kia Sportage will be a perfect combination of great style, comfort and power.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
New Sportage will not come with any huge changes but we will definitely see some smaller updates and improvements. Exterior will come with nice refreshments which will make the new model more modern and aggressive. It will come with a set of 17-inch alloy wheels. New body colors will also be offered. Front of the vehicle will feature a lower grille, a slightly redesigned front bumper and new headlights that will be equipped with the latest LED technology. Windows will come with chrome frames and the rear window will be slightly larger. The interior of the new 2016 Kia Sportage will also get some nice updates. It will feature a clean and fresh design with increased space that will contribute to a more comfortable driving experience. Kia will also incorporate a lot of great modern features such as a 7-inch touch screen, Bluetooth connectivity, USB port, six speaker audio system, satellite radio, and a lot more.
2016 KIA SPORTAGE ENGINE
When it comes to the engine of the new 2016 Kia Sportage, we still do not exactly know which units will be offered in the lineup. There are three possible choices. The first engine option could be a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder gasoline engine that will be capable of delivering 182 horsepower and up to 177 lb-ft of torque. The second possible option is a 6.0-liter engine that will be able to produce around 135 horsepower. Kia will also offer a diesel option with their new model. This will most likely be a 7.0-liter engine that will be capable of producing up to 115 horsepower. All of these engines will come with a 6-speed transmission system.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
The exact release date and price of the new 2016 Kia Sportage are still unknown. However, new model will probably make its debut in the fall of 2015, and go on sale shortly after that. When it comes to the price, it is anticipated to be in the range from $20,000 to $26,000, depending on the level of equipment.