The new Kia Sportage was unveiled in China, within the preview of the Guangzhou Motor Present. That is the model meant for the home market, often fairly totally different from the one then produced for worldwide (and in addition Italian) markets, but it surely can provide a primary concept of what may change. The European model, anticipated by some spy photographs in current weeks, is anticipated subsequent spring.
The traits of the SUV
The pictures, taken from the China Autohome website, present a massive shiny black tiger-nose grille, linked to the headlights, with some silver trim on the prime. Even the optical teams have a distinct look, in comparison with the Kia fashions at present available on the market, with a brand new form. The pictures consult with the GT Line model, with additionally an orange entrance splitter.
The Kia Sportage 2021 for China is predicated on the Hyundai ix35 and presents some new options additionally on the rear, with lights impressed by the Sorento, the bumper with an orange band (to recall the colour of the entrance splitter), and a double exhaust terminal. The Sportage lettering is massive and takes up a big a part of the rear, whereas on the facet there are not any specific novelties. The inside of the automobile has not been revealed, a minimum of for the second.
The brand new Sportage in spring
As we mentioned, this can be a clue as to how the Kia Sportage may change for worldwide markets. It is going to be based mostly on the identical platform because the Hyundai Tucson, revealed in September, and can enhance in measurement. However we should wait a bit of longer: the presentation is anticipated subsequent spring, however new advances may arrive within the coming months.