Sabtu, 09 Agustus 2014

Review KIA Sportage Facelift - Part I

New KIA Sportage get a facelift changes are not so significant as the exterior. For all variants, now New KIA Sportage models get a new fog lamp design with elongated horizontal, unlike the previous version and vertical small, Grille new design with shades of black perforated grille replaces the previous that have a pattern of horizontal lines. New wheels 17 and 18 inches with a more elegant design complements the changes to the Kia Sportage.

As for the rear end is not so much change, except the combination of lights that have different designs, the designs are now embraced mdoel style BMW which had lines resembling the LED when the lights turned on.

The most significant changes on New KIA Sportage 2014 facelift is on the hood behind getting a new engine. The engine is now using Nu engine, 2.0L, D-CVVT Theta II engine replaced even though both have a cylinder 2,000 cc, 4 cylinder in line.

Although new, it cut power from 166 PS to 158 PS because the torque peak moved from lap to lap top down, so as to achieve maximum torque can be achieved at only 4,000 rpm, 4,600 rpm previously needed to achieve maximum torque.

Although lower energy 8 PS, KIA claims acceleration from 0 to 100km / h faster because playing in the lower rounds. Its fuel consumption becomes more efficient 12% including exhaust emissions are lower compared to the previous engine.

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