2017 Kia Sportage – Just like any other previous trend, the automakers usually release the 2017 new car model for auto fans to anticipate in the future. The suspense of time will make the car become more desirable and that is why some automakers decided to introduce early their new 2017 model. Kia is one of the old automakers that decided to join the market with new 2017 Kia Sportage. Kia Sportage aimed for a good looking SUV that makes its owner proud of having it. This Korean automaker is already planning the car to be an anti-mainstream of usual SUV model. What exactly that Kia Sportage offer for auto fans? Will it as unique as it described? Look for the description below.
The Looks and Feature 2017 Kia Sportage Bring to Life
The car is designed beautifully and bolder than its peer. It has the Kia exclusive Tiger-Nose grille, the high set swept back headlights that continue to distract any lookers on the street. With these distinctive features, Kia Sportage comes as compact crossover in which compactness differs from the usual compact crossover in the market. Kia is not just going into pretty car but also improved the technology inside the car. The car is equipped with the latest technology of navigation, with agile and responsive steering, glossy black trim and high-quality Harman Kardon sound system. The new 2017 Kia Sportage features touch screen based control with intuitive menu as well as roomier cabin and space. Something that we never expected from what called as compact crossover!
The Power Engine and Performance of 2017 Kia Sportage
Kia Sportage comes with 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder engine in SX model with 237 horsepower and 260-pound-feet of torque in all-wheel drive model. Even though it is not a jaw dropping machinery, if controlled fully with the front wheel, the horsepower can reach up to 240, making it more powerful than other cars in its class. Driving it first may not come as agile as performances car but driver will get used to it. The economic fuel rate is likely not coming as an economical number of 21 miles per gallon city and 26 mpg on the highway. In LZ and EX model, the machines are different. Those two models come with 2.4-liter version of the current machine. It comes with better score in EPA and six-speed automatic transmissions. Kia Sportage performance goes well in both soft and rough road.
Release Date and Pricing of 2017 Kia Sportage
The newest version of Kia Q7 is just launched to the market and gets favourable review from its buyers. The price for is different for each model. For LX front wheel drive it comes in very affordable price around $23,885 and as for the SX model with front wheel drive, its price is around $34,895 with destination fees already included. The 2017 Kia Sportage is not a copy of crossover in performance car clothing, but its distinctive look and crisp handling will be a good competitor for cars in its class.