At the motor show in Geneva 2010 South Korean company has introduced a new Kia Sportage crossover 3 generations. KIA Sportage 3 took place in the late summer of that year at the Moscow Motor Show.
The first thing that attracts the attention of Kia Sportage 3 – is, of course, his looks, which worked on the former designer of Audi – Peter Schreyer. The exterior novelty was gone from its predecessor.
Models & Prices 2014 Kia Sportage.
|2.0 Classic MT||$23,100||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||front|
|2.0 Classic + MT||$23,400||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||front|
|2.0 Comfort MT||$24,200||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||front|
|2.0 Classic AT||$24,440||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||front|
|2.0 Classic AWD MT||$24,800||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||full|
|2.0 Comfort AT||$25,400||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||front|
|2.0 Luxe MT||$25,600||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||front|
|2.0 Luxe AT||$26,400||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||front|
|2.0 Comfort AWD AT||$27,000||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||full|
|2.0 Luxe AWD MT||$27,100||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Mechanics (6)||full|
|2.0 Luxe AWD AT||$28,000||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||full|
|2.0 Prestige AWD AT||$30,400||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||full|
|2.0 Premium AWD AT||$32,900||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Machine (6)||full|
|2.0D Premium AWD AT||$34,900||2.0 Diesel (184 hp)||Machine (6)||full|
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Kia Sportage 3 Crossover one of the first to get a new grille, which has become a hallmark of the model line of the brand KIA, and also Luxury front optics and stylish taillights. By its dimensions, New Sportage stretched in length by 90 mm – up to 4440, and also gained 15 mm in width (up to 1855), while the wheelbase has received an increase of 10 millimeters (before 2640).
Seats in the cabin of this growth has increased, but the properties of the new off-road SUV in front – was reduced. Not only that, it overhangs have increased by 10 mm at the front and as much as 70 mm at the rear, so still and the ground clearance time reduced from 195 to 170 mm.
Kia Sportage (2014) is built on a common platform with the Hyundai ix35, which replaced the European market model of Tucson. And if outwardly the two cars are quite similar, the interior looked through common features, although exactly the same interiors are not all the same.
On the market Kia Sportage 3 comes with three engines: a 2.0-liter petrol engine capacity of 150 hp and two diesel engines of similar size to return to the 136 and 184 hp. As transmission offers five- and six mechanics and dedicated six automatic.
Petrol version of the crossover can be either front- or all-wheel drive – the same applies to the 136-strong diesel versions. The most dynamic version of the Kia Sportage New front-drive version with a petrol engine and manual gearbox – from zero to a hundred, it is accelerated to 10.4 seconds, top speed – 184 km/h.
In March of 2011, Kia Sportage 3 got a new 1.7-liter diesel power unit 115 hp The cost of such a car with front-wheel drive and six-speed manual in the configuration Luxe was $21,400, but at the moment of delivery of this version stopped.
Not sold in our country and “charged” modification Sportage SX Turbo with 256-strong turbodiesel (264 Nm), is mounted exclusively with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
In the market to buy a Kia Sportage 2014 be as low as $23,100. in the base Classic. The most expensive gasoline version with all-wheel drive and 6-speed automatic in the top configuration Premium will cost in the $32,900. And the most expensive diesel version Kia Sportage 3 in 2015 with the 184-strong unit is estimated at $34,900.
In early May 2011 was an updated KIA Sportage 3. Externally, the car has not changed, but it has been reduced cabin noise and vibration, and a top Premium version has got intelligent parallel parking. On the instrument panel indicator is updated Sportage low washer fluid, and Luxe, Prestige and Premium on the door sills were aluminum lining.
In the fall of 2013th crossover relived small restyling, during which he developed a different grille, fog lights and other tail lights with LED sections and the base 5-speed manual gave way to more modern six-speed. Receiving orders for the new product in was launched April 1, 2014.