BrotherThe special compact SUV features a slight upgrade in design, adding a new stereo system, two engine options.
The new special-edition Sportage features differentiated details from the standard version, such as 17-inch black rims, body-color door handles, new grille and glossy black roof rails. The exterior is decorated with Phantom metallic black paint, while the interior also uses black leather, as the name suggests.
Cabin with other standard equipment such as 360-degree camera, front / rear parking sensors, panoramic sunroof, front / rear seats and integrated heated steering wheel. The latest Kia 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with second-generation UVO Connect, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto connectivity.
Kia adds to the Sport JBL Black Edition an eight-speaker JBL stereo system, consisting of a subwoofer, an amplifier, and a new front center speaker for the dashboard.
The driver assistance system includes lane keeping assist, adaptive headlights, speed limit information feature, driver distraction warning, front-collision avoidance assist with pedestrian warning.
Two engine options for the special edition Sportage include a turbocharged 1.6 I4 petrol engine with a capacity of 174 horsepower, 265 Nm of torque. And the 1.6 I4 diesel engine comes with a 48V light hybrid system for a total capacity of 134 hp, maximum torque of 320 Nm. Both are combined with a standard 6-speed manual transmission, an optional 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.
As planned, the Kia Sportage JBL Black Edition is exclusively for the UK market, priced from $ 38,600.