Tag: Kia

2022 Kia Sportage: Two New Sizes, Powertrains, Looks And Everything Else We Know So Far

Kia’s acclaimed Sportage compact crossover has been an enormous success for the South Korean automaker, with pre-pandemic sales increasing year over year. Whilst doing well, though, its ageing sheet metal will be replaced by an all-new generation body next year. In a break from tradition, the new car, codenamed NQ5, takes on a twin-pronged attack […]

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Kia Highlights The Sorento X-Line’s Off-Road Chops With New Yosemite And Zion Concepts

Kia has introduced the Sorento Yosemite and Zion concepts. Named after two of America’s national parks, the concepts are based on the 2021 Sorento X-Line and have been modified by LGE-CTE Motorsports. Starting with the Sorento Yosemite, the crossover was designed for “high elevation adventuring and mountain living. It features a matte Pine Green exterior […]

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China’s 2021 Kia Sportage Ace Comes With Dramatic New Looks, Including A Larger Than Life Grille

<!––> <!––> The facelifted Kia Sportage has just been unveiled in Chinese guise at the Guangzhou Auto Show and it’s quite striking, to say the least. Mind you, the Sportage sold in China is not the same as the one sold in international markets. The current generation model is based on the Hyundai ix35 and […]

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2022 Sportage Makes Spy Debut In Europe Looking Like Nothing From Kia’s Current Lineup

Ladies and gentlemen, we bring you the very first spy shots of the next-generation Kia Sportage compact SUV. Spotted for the first time in Europe, more specifically at the Nürburgring Nordschleife race track, the fifth-generation Kia Sportage looks nothing like the outgoing model. Sure, the prototype is fully wrapped up in camouflage but it appears […]

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India’s Maruti Suzuki S-Presso Tanks At Global NCAP Test, Scores Zero Stars

The Maruti Suzuki S-Presso crashed its way into a zero-star safety rating for adult occupant protection in Global NCAP’s latest session. Tested in base form, which is offered only with a single airbag and lacks standard three-point seatbelts in all positions and ISOFIX attachment points for child safety seats, it didn’t impress in the child […]

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Future Hyundai, Kia And Genesis Models To Use Nvidia Drive Infotainment System From 2022

All future Hyundai, Genesis and Kia models will come standard with the Nvidia Drive in-vehicle infotainment system starting in 2022. Nvidia’s Drive includes a hardware and software stack that encompasses all audio, video, navigation, connectivity and AI-enhanced connected car services. The system will be used from entry-level to premium vehicles and is perpetually updateable over-the-air. […]

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Driving A Run Down 2005 Kia Sedona Minivan On A Rally Stage Is Way More Exciting Than It Sounds

We’ve seen all sorts of (usually performance) cars being put through their paces, trying to score big in unofficial lap times at different racetracks all over the world, but what about a vehicle designed almost exclusively for hauling your family and cargo hitting a rally-like stage out in the forest? Enter the Team O’Neil Rally […]

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