Official photos of the new generation Kia Sportage flowed into the network. The official premiere of the car will take place at the Frankfurt Motor Show, which will open in September 2015. Sales of new items will begin before the end of this year.
Judging by the pictures, which were published portal The Korean CarBlog, the design of the fourth generation Kia Sportage will be more sporty. The crossover will be equipped with a new front panel and other LED headlights, spoiler and a modified grille. Also, the model receives additional underbody protection and massive wheel arches.
Official photos of the cabin are not available yet, but judging from the spy photos, the car will complement the new seats, a modified climate control system, another central panel and the large touch screen . The interior design resembles a new Sorento and Optima.
The crossover Kia Sportage will be built on a new platform, which uses the SUV Tucson. The motor range of new items will include petrol and diesel motors. According to unofficial data, under the hood will be installed crossover 1,2-, 1,6- and 2,0-liter power units T-GDI. Motor power ranges from 132 hp up to 245 horsepower. Engines will work together with the six-speed manual transmission, or “automatic”. Optional is available an automatic seven-speed dual clutch transmission.