The KIA company held the premiere of the new Sportage 4 generation crossover in its North American specifications for the Los Angeles Auto Show 2015. We recall that the European version of the model made its debut two months earlier, in Frankfurt.
As is the case with the Elantra sedan US, Kia SUV Sportage outside repeats the version of the off-road vehicle in Europe and South Korea. It differs from its predecessor reissuance front fascia, new lamps and seriously salon.
And again, if the exterior and interior of the car for the United States is no different from car to other markets, the range of engines is quite different. On the base LX and EX versions installed 2.4-liter naturally aspirated “four” power of 184 hp (237 Nm).
But for the SX has offered a 2.0-liter turbocharged engine, which develops 244 hp and 353 Nm of torque. Combined engine mated to an automatic transmission dedicated six Sportmatic, and the drive can be front or complete.
The date of the start of sales and prices for the new Sportage US manufacturer does not give information.