It is said that the freshest and the biggest updates happening to 2024 Kia Sportage takes place on the interior cabin. Naturally, the Sportage would have better improvement and smoother performance, but the interior cabin would take your attention instantly. So, what does Kia have in store for their upcoming Sportage?
The Updated Plan
The 2024 Kia Sportage is said to come with refreshed and new look, although not drastic or extravagant. Not only it would have new style, but the interior cabin would be more exclusive and luxurious. Generous space would be offered along with attractive cargo capacity. Legroom and headroom would be made as spacious and comfortable as possible.
Exterior and Interior Design
The new Sportage would be coming with low and wide profile grille, together with (matrix) LED headlights and daytime running lights in boomerang shape. It would be coming with 17 inch to 19 inch of wheels. The X-Pro trim, for instance, with get a new design that elevates the look to the highest level.
For the interior cabin, the Sportage would have a premium design with high quality materials. There would be a curved display on the dashboard as well as sound absorbing materials that make the cabin quiet. It’s interesting that Kia has managed to create smart system. For instance, the cup holders (on Sportage) can be converted to a storage bin, which is handy for extra (storage) space.
Price and Trim Levels
The upcoming Sportage would have their own trim levels and accommodating price levels to accommodate their performance. The base model would have a tag price of $24,100 while the highest trim, the SX Turbo, would cost you $37,000. Expect several upgrades that cover performance and quality for the new Sportage. Many auto experts believe that a higher price tags would be worth it when accompanied by significant performance boost and better outcome.
Q and A
Q: What kind of safety driving assist to expect from the Sportage?
A: The blind spot monitoring and active lane keeping would come as a standard. However, the company also said that the standard system would include auto emergency braking, which is crucial to prevent crash. Rear parking distance warning would be offered as an optional pick. It’s possible that it also comes with active all wheel driving system, using center locking differential and electro hydraulic coupling.
Q: What is Kia Connect platform?
A: It’s a new platform that makes it possible to makes updates and changes to make the SUV crossover better in performance. With this platform, for instance, it’s possible to replace the UVO with a redesigned and new (touchscreen) user interface.
Q: With whom Sportage has to compete against?
A: the Sportage is designed to be a worthy rival against Jeep Compass, Mahindra XUV500, and Hyundai Tucson.
Q: When will the new Sportage be available at dealerships?
A: The new Sportage may come within the first quarter of 2023, but details are still shady. Kia may release more information closer to the launch date, so we should just wait for their upcoming updates about 2024 Kia Sportage.