Kia introduced the updated Sportage

Kia introduced the updated Sportage

February 8, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Kia unveiled the updated Sportage crossover at the Chicago Motor Show. In the local market, sales of new items will begin in the spring of this year. Externally, the car has not changed. The restyled crossover had new rims and additional chrome elements. Also slightly changed headlights and grille.

Inside, a new steering wheel, an 8-inch multimedia touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay support and Android Auto are installed. Smart cruise control with a start-stop system, a lane retention function and a driver fatigue monitoring system are available to the driver.

A 2.4-liter gasoline engine entered the motor range. Power unit is 184 horsepower. Also, customers are offered a 2.0-liter turbo engine with a return of 240 horsepower. Both engines work in conjunction with a six-speed automatic transmission. Four-wheel drive is offered as an option.