In this article, we will talk about the all-new car Kia Sportage LX 2021. Kia is the second-largest South Korean automobile manufacturer company. Premium design with advanced key features will be there in this car. Under the hood, there will be a four-cylinder engine with automatic transmission.
Under the hood, there will be a 2.4 Liter Inline four-cylinder engine with 2359 cc displacement with GDI technology. In front-wheel-drive and All-wheel-drive, The engine will generate 181 horsepower at 6000 rpm and 175 lb-ft of torque at 4000 RPM. There will be an automatic 6-speed transmission with Sportmatic technology. The car is very efficient as its fuel economy is the best. The front-wheel-drive will give you 23 MPG in the city, 30 MPG on the highway, and 26 MPG combined. All-wheel-drive will give you 21 MPG in the city, 25 MPG on Highway, and 23 MPG combined. 16.4 gal. of fuel capacity tank will be there. There is a specific grade of fuel required in the car. Unleaded fuel with 87 Octane or Higher is preferred by the brand. All-wheel-drive technology will be Dynamax with a Locking center differential.
Moving to the body of the fabulous car, there will be Steel Unibody. Electric steering with MDPS technology will be there. The front and rear suspension will be independent MacPherson Strut type and independent multi-link type, respectively. The range of steering will be 2.7 turns lock-to-lock, and vehicle turning circle diameter will be 34.8 ft curb-to-curb. Four-wheel disc brake with ABS will be there.
Infotainment and Connectivity includes an 8-inch touchscreen display, MP3 Playback, Apply Carplay and Android Auto as standard, Bluetooth calling and music with voice recognition, Free Siri Eyes, Six speaker audio system, 3.5 mm jack port, USB audio with charging port, 12-volt power outlets, and Trip computer with 3.5 inch LCD. The interior includes a Rear camera display, Cruise control with Hands-free phone controls, Steering wheel mounted audio.
Three drive modes include Normal, Eco and Sport, Tilt and telescopic adjustment feature for the steering wheel, Power windows with a one-touch auto-down system, Single button push door locks, Remote keyless entry, Single-zone air conditioning with rear vents and manual control, automatic dual-zone climate control, Rear ventilation duct, Center console armrest with storage tray and cup holders, Rear armrest with cup holders, Day and Night interior rearview mirror, Interior lightning with the delay-off feature, Dual sun visor vanity mirrors, woven cloth seat eye-catching pattern seat, six and four-way manually adjustable driver and passenger seat respectively, two-way lumbar support, back pockets for both driver and passenger seats, Heated front seats, and Leatherette door armrest covering.
The exterior includes Matte black and bright chrome, Front grille, Special front fascia, Body-colored door handles, Surround windows, Rear spoiler, electronically adjustable and heated outside mirrors, LED turn signal indicators, Solar control glass, Privacy Glass, Rear wiper, Heated rear glass with timer, Windshield wiper De-Icer, Projector-beam headlights, LED daytime running lights, High beam assist, Auto control headlight, Bulb type rear taillights, Locking fuel filler door, 17-inch alloy wheels, and Compact spare tire with tire mobility kit and luggage undertray.
Safety and security is a must in every car, and Kia already knows that very well. So, in this car, there is no compromise in safety and security. Safety and security features include Forward collision alert with pedestrian detection, Lane-keeping Assist, Driver attention alert, Blindspot collision alert, Rear cross-traffic collision alert, Dual front advanced airbags and also seat-mounted airbags, Full-length side curtain airbags, Rollover sensor, Three-point seat belts, ABS, Electronic stability control, Traction control, Hill-start assist control, downhill brake control, High line tire-pressure monitoring system, and Latch system.
Release Date & Pricing
Among the models planned for next year, this car will be released with the price starting from $23990. The car will come in seven different color variants. Seat trim will be of two variants, which are Black and Grey. Kia Sportage will have four models, which are LX, S, EX, and SX Turbo. Price of S, EX, and SX Turbo will start from $26490, $27290, and $33650, respectively. Kia gives a warranty on this car of 10 years or 100000 miles. Stay tuned for the next update.