Kia Sportage 2022 has just appeared in Nui Thanh (Quang Nam), right next to THACO’s automobile manufacturing and assembly plant. The car has blue paint, Black-Red interior, but it is not clear which version it belongs to. Currently, Kia Sportage 2022 is being offered by dealers with 3 versions: Luxury, Premium and Hybrid, expected selling price of 720 million VND, 820 million VND and 910 million VND, launching in Vietnam market right this month. .
Kia Sportage 2022 appeared in Quang Nam. Photo: Hoang Tung.
Kia Sportage 2022 uses boomerang-shaped LED positioning lights that are separate from the headlights, fog lights are hidden in the front bumper. Dark grille, above is the “tiger nose” part located between the bonnet and the radiator. 19-inch wheels, two-tone.
The exterior design uses the “Opposites United” design language unlike any previous Kia model. DThe rear of the car has the same “liftback” style as the Kia EV6, but the Sportage takes a more universal approach with a traditional luggage compartment door and a taller, upright rear window. Some other highlights here can be mentioned the dark plastic cladding on the lower bumper, rear bumper air cavity and protection plate.
The interior is completely different from the old one, a bit like the Kia Sorento. Notably, the car revealed this time only uses a normal gear lever, not an electronic knob like the Korean market. 12.3-inch entertainment screen, 12.3 inch digital instrument cluster. Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support are standard equipment.
Kia Sportage 2022 sold in Vietnam is likely to use turbocharged 1.6L, 2.0L and 1.6L hybrid engines. 1.6L turbocharged engine for 177 horsepower capacity and 264Nm torque. 2.0L engine for 154 horsepower capacity and 192Nm torque. 1.6L hybrid engine for a total capacity of 226 horsepower. 7-speed automatic transmission.
Kia Sportage was sold in Vietnam in the period 2010-2016, but was declared dead because of poor sales. In the first half of 2016, Sportage only sold 99 vehicles. Back this time, the car has entered the 5th generation with many breakthrough changes.
Kia Sportage belongs to the 5-seat SUV/crossover segment. In the first 3 months of 2022, the throne of this segment belongs to Toyota Corolla Cross with sales of 2,373 vehicles, followed by Mazda CX-5 (1,365 cars) and Hyundai Tucson (588 cars).
Photo: Hoang Tung
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