2023 Kia Sportage Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) AWD Efficient Electrified SUV

Power for the 2023 Sportage PHEV is supplied by a 1.6-liter, 177-hp turbocharged four-cylinder engine, supplemented by a 66.9-kW electric motor and 13.8 kWh lithium polymer battery. A 6-speed automatic transmission with selectable drive modes is standard, as is Downhill Brake Control.

Just recently kia unveiled the 2023 sportage plug-in hybrid to join the lineup of award-winning suvs building upon the foundation laid by the sportage hybrid the turbocharged sportage plug-in hybrid offers outstanding efficiency with a 13.8 kilowatt-hour battery and targeted all electric range of 32 miles the sportage underwent its most significant change today

As the fifth generation was unveiled in november 2021 developed as part of kia’s new global brand transformation movement that inspires the 2023 sportage delivers more of everything for today’s savvy adventurous and eco-conscious consumers the sportage plug-in hybrid is offered in two comprehensively equipped trim levels x-line plug-in hybrid all-wheel drive

And x-line prestige plug-in hybrid all-wheel drive x line styling cues blend sporty and rugged exterior features including unique front and rear bumpers with a satin chrome surround side mirrors roof rack and windows surrounds finished in gloss black and 19-inch gloss black alloy wheels bearing all the elements of the kia opposites united design philosophy the

Sportage plug-in hybrid has a distinctive appearance that leaves a lasting impression with contrasting elements smooth soft surfaces are offset by rugged sheer forms front and center on the sportage plug-in hybrid is kia’s signature tiger nose grille which features a floating design and distinct boomerang daytime running lights the sportage plug-in hybrid also

Has standard led taillights muscular shoulders around the rear flow into futuristic knot shaped taillights which are connected by a thin black graphic across the tailgate inspired by high-end outdoor products furniture and modern architecture the interior of the sportage plug-in hybrid transforms the cabin into a pleasant living space the futuristic driver cockpit

With available dual panoramic curve display connects two screens for nearly 25 inches of viewing to match the content and quality of the high-tech interior the sportage abounds with standard and available infotainment features to keep drivers connected confident and informed android auto and apple carplay are standard on both trims as is an intuitive touchpid with

Climate and audio controls that sits beneath the infotainment screen an available 360 degree surround view monitor with 3d view provides a bird’s-eye view of vehicle surroundings a harman kardon premium audio system is standard on sportage x-line prestige plug-in hybrid available kia connect services provide advanced embedded connectivity to take the customer

Experience to an all-new level including the ability to remotely charge from the kia access smartphone app kia connect introduces a wi-fi hotspot that can connect as many as five devices to 4g lte-based internet over-the-air map updates stolen vehicle tracking and immobilization capability and connected routing a cloud-based system calculates the optimal route

Using real-time maps and predicted traffic info based on historical information and artificial intelligence to learn the preferred routes of users underpinned by the n3 platform found in the sorrento the sportage plug-in hybrid chassis comprises hot stamped parts and ultra high strength steel for increased average tensile strength and torsional stiffness sound

Absorbing and insulating materials minimize road wind and engine noise like all fifth generation sportage models the 2023 sportage plug-in hybrid is now one of the largest suvs in its class with best-in-class rear legroom of 39.5 inches and rear cargo capacity of 34.5 cubic feet the sportage plug-in hybrid provides rear passengers with space to relax power for

The 2023 sportage plug-in hybrid is supplied by a 1.6 liter 170c horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder engine supplemented by a 66.9 kilowatt electric motor and 13.8 kilowatt hours lithium polymer battery a six-speed automatic transmission with selectable drive modes is standard as is downhill brake control charging is accomplished courtesy of a 7.2 kilowatts high

Efficiency on board charger with the best possible power density at 1.53 kilowatt per liter when connected to a level 2 charger the sportage plug-in hybrid will take approximately two hours to fully replenish its battery integrated electronic brake standard on the sportage plug-in hybrid combines hydraulic pressure generation and control functions linear braking

Feel is realized by the electronic control using the motor and the sportage plug-in hybrid offers a higher recovery rate of regenerative braking versus its competitors the sportage plug-in hybrid is planned to go on sale in the third quarter of this year pricing and epa fuel economy ratings will be announced closer to the vehicle’s on sale date

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2023 Kia Sportage Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) AWD Efficient Electrified SUV By Car News