Recently, the Kia Sportage 2019 facelift has been caught in Nurburgring, just a few weeks after being spied in its home market. The 4th-gen SUV is said to receive a number of changes which mainly focus on its aesthetic.
Recently, spy photos of the Kia Sportage 2019 facelift has surfaced again on Paultan.org
Although wearing a heavy camouflage, the Kia Sportage 2019 was still spotted to feature new tail lights and headlights. Especially, the headlights receive a completely new design featuring 4-point LED DRLs that look pretty similar to the Porsche’s.
The headlights receive a completely new design featuring 4-point LED DRLs
Moving to the rear, the tail lamps look much glossier than those of the current units, having LED borders around and dotted strips at the center.
Additionally, the all-new Kia Sportage 2019 facelift is expected to get fresh rear and front bumpers, more options for wheels and a redesigned interior with upgraded materials and decors.
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The tail lamps look much glossier than those of the current units
When it comes to the engines, the facelift is predicted to be powered by a naturally-aspirated turbocharged powertrain which is likely a 2.4, 2.0 or 1.6L, maybe along with a 2.0L turbodiesel or a 1.7L unit. Options for the transmissions still include a 6-speed automatic, 6-speed manual or a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox.
In the Philippines, the Kia Sportage's price is slightly increased due to the new excise taxes. Find below the latest price list for the Kia Sportage 2018:
|Model||2017 SRP||2018 SRP||Difference|
|Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 SL AT GAS||P1,245,000||P1,275,000||P30,000|
|Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 SL AT DSL||P1,395,000||P1,475,000||P80,000|
|Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 GT-Line DSL||P1,725,000||P1,745,000||P20,000|
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If you're tired of driving a vehicle that looks generic, we suggest you try out the all-new Kia Sportage. This compact crossover effortlessly stands out in the road thanks to its classy and sporty vibe matched with a distinct individuality. Whether you're going to an urban or rural place, this versatile vehicle can perform as it built with innovations inside and out. Locally, the variants available are the Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 LX AT Gas, the Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 LX AT Dsl, and the Kia Sportage 2.0L 4x2 GT - Line AT. It comes in Black Cherry, Snow White Pearl, Petina Bronze, Sparkling Silver, Mineral Silver, Mercury Blue, and Fiery Red.