Explore KIA Sportage 2023 with confidence since it has earned Top safety pick and vehicle of the dependable in the year.
It keeps it’s high over the other compact SUVs with an eye catching exterior design, featuring exclusive designs of headlights and grating. It is also larger in size with more cargo and space.
This vehicle capacity provides with 18 horsepower four-cylinder engine, a hybrid power-trained with 226 horsepower. Though it has tough competition in the industry with other similar kind of SUVs, the vehicle offers unique exterior appearance compared to them.
What are the new offerings with the KIA Sportage 2023?
The new model comes with both Hybrid and plug-in-hybrid power-trains models whereas the KIA Sportage also has ensured comfortable ride with a longer wheelbase. KIA Sportage 2023 edition is the excitement of fifth Sportage generation.
Quality and Performance
The Sportage’s standard engine is a 2.5-liter four cylinder that generates 187 horsepower and support with an eight-speed automatic transmission. However, the hybrid mode relates to 1.6 liter turbocharged four-cylinder with an electric motor to produce 226 horsepower.
Both engine options are equipped with either front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
Additionally, a plug-in-hybrid version is also available but only with all-wheel-drive option.
Appearance and comfort
It maintains a stylish interior in the Sportage either with two tone colours or all black colours. Additionally, it offers the new model with various features including a larger digital display on the dashboard.
A rotary shift knob in the center, a push-to-start button and a range of control elements connected to the bezel. Compared to other SUVs, the KIA Sportage 2023 has enough space in legroom and 40 cubic feet of Cargo space.
Premium vehicle is more attractive with special features like panoramic sunroof, LED interior lighting and a power lift gate. Due to better performance and relatively higher fuel efficiency, optional hybrid powertrain is the best vehicle available under this range.
The hybrid in the mid-range offers best value for money which includes extra features such as 12.3 inches digital screen, wireless smartphone charger and heated front seats.
Cost of KIA Sportage 2023
LX model is the basic KIA Shortage in the range starting from MSRP $25,990 whereas the most luxurious model namely X-Pro Prestige is starting from $36,790.
Safety features of the KIA Sportage 2023
The new edition offers a range of regular and extra driver assistance facilities such as navigation-based adaptive cruise control and a remote parking feature similar to Hyundai’s Smart Park system. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has certified better indications on KIA Sportage’s 2023 safety assurance including followings.
- Automated braking at an emergency.
- Forward-collision warning alert
- Blind-spot monitor
- Rare cross-traffic alert
Warranty and Maintenance Coverage
The range of KIA vehicles offer a competitive warranty plans compare to other SUVs available in the Market. However, the complimentary maintenance coverage is not entitled by the owner as similar brands like Toyota and Hyundai.
- The limited coverage of warranty applicable either 5 years or 60,000 miles.
- The power-train model warranty coverage offers either 10 years of 100,000 miles.