2014 KIA SPORTAGE
Unlike the 2014 model, the new 2014 Kia Sportage has not undergone much change as most of the redefined modifications were visible in the 2014 version. The officials announced that there are many new things in the 2014 version that will grab the attention of the buyers. Although, the model has not been redesigned thoroughly, minor alterations gives the whole new look to the entire body and features. The top notch modifications include the navigation, power folding mirrors and lots more. The inclusion of the push button start has now been added to 2014 Kia Sportage.
According to the reports from the official sources, it is expected that the new 2014 Kia Sportage will be released in the middle of the third quarter of the year. As per the specifications described till now, it seems that the 2014 version is efficient when compared to the basic design profile. The critics and the buyers revealed that the new 2014 Kia Sportage model has been cleverly designed for prepare a plot for some of the marvelous features that will be finally astonish people in the 2017 version. Apart from this, there is not much modification in the technical profile as such.
Sources revealed that there will be three trims of the new Kia Sportage, viz., SX, LX and EX. Out of these, the LX and EX models are powered by the 2.4L 4 Cylinder Engines which is capable of generating at least 182 HP of power. On the other hand, the SX model is designed for the 2.0L Turbocharged 4 Cylinder Engine for 260 HP of power. “Out of three, two are important which describe the Sportage in a much better way”, said official sources, “We expect people to love this model as it has been optimized precisely for meeting demands of people.”.
The officials revealed the price point for all trims of Kia Sportage. The LX and EX models will see the hike in the price, starting from $22,645. It is expected to go as higher as $28,000 including destination fee, UVO eService package, infotainment system, rear camera and so on. However, the premium package has been announced to have higher price further, depending upon the demands of the buyer. The officials and experts described that the model will face tough competition from the rivals Honda CR-V, Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4. Nothing clear can be said about the popularity of the model as it is a long time in its release.