2017 Kia Sportage Release Date, Design and Price

Thursday, January 24th 2019 | Kia

2017 Kia Sportage finally will come out after a long sleep. We didn’t see the car for more than three years. Its latest version was presented as 2010 model which was released in the beginning of that year as the third generation. Now, the company would like to reborn this car with the new model. Rumors mentioned about the prototypes that will show the updates of 2017 Kia Sportage. With the new facelift, this SUV will go with minor revisions. Well, there is no radical change to offer.

New Kia Sportage
2017 Kia Sportage Design

A slight modification will complete this car to challenge other SUV cars in the same class. The minimal revisions around its styling make the car still have the recognizable look. The revision will be very attractive with the new grille and the modified fog lights. Other changes you might see in 2017 Kia Sportage is the taillights and the new reshaped diodes.

Exterior and Interior

As we have mentioned above the company will offer it with a new grille. Its bottom is in black and the car has more deep look because the flowing width and the HID headlights. The grille is presented in 3D concept. It is also built with the very colorful tail lights because the support of LED technology. The standard feature in 2017 Kia Sportage will not be too far from the competitors. In addition, its cabin is well-equipped with the UVO eServices system, new operating system through smart phones, voice recognitions, telematics and others.

Engine Changes

Kia as the South Korean automaker that will present 2017 Kia Sportage stated about the possibility to offer modified engine design so that it will enhance the performance of this latest edition. It is quite promising to see the GDI engine and 2.0 liter for Czech market. Another engine option is GDI and 1.6 liter to provide the amount of output about 99 kW while the CCVT with 2.0 liter capacity is capable to contribute 19 kW. Even it might come out with CRDi and 1.7 liter to offer 85 kW. The last possible engine is CRDi 2.0 liter with 100 kW-135 kW.

2017 Kia Sportage Price and Release Date

The base version might be offered with the cost about $22,000. Its release should be presented at somewhere in September of 2016. 2017 Kia Sportage might be announced by the company after 2016.

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