2017 KIA GT Spied for the First Time — What suspected to be the new 2017 KIA GT spied recently on a test in South Carolina, covered with heavy camouflaged to include the detail. KIA didn’t say anything until this information was released, but we should be able to estimate and to find hints from the vehicle. Here is the detail.
2017 KIA GT Specifications
Being spied, we know nothing officially. However, we can look at KIA’s engine range to speculate on the drive train. There are several possibilities. This New 2017 Kia GT sports sedan can be empowered by turbocharged V6 3.6 liter engine that generates around 272 bhp, or turbocharged V8 5.0 liter engine that produces around 415 bhp. Even though those engines can be the possibilities, Europe prefers to the diesel engine. It means KIA’s 2.2 liters of the diesel engine that produces 197 bhp can be a possibility as well.
Plug in hybrid and four cylinder turbo petrol engines are also possible in Europe. Even though it is hard enough to estimate the transmission, the driving configuration should be rear-wheel as standard with all-wheel drive as the optional settings.
Exterior, Interior and Features
This Kia GT 2017 sports car hides most of its details. However, the soloing roof resembles one on coupe cars. This car seems to have wider shoulder too as well as quad exhaust on the rear end. Their LED headlights are on cube design, nicely placed on the bumper. Wing mirrors are made tiny, and it features hinged back doors. However, those details are a little toned down comparing to their concept introduced in 2011.
According to the concept, this sports car should also receive brand’s tiger grille. Even though we can’t see the cabin, we should be able to estimate that this is going to be a little exclusive with beautiful upholstery and trimming design and material.
In addition to it, being a sports sedan, this car will feature additional driving systems and features, new technologies on control and entertainment, and updated safety features too. Let’s wait for a bit for further details on this.
2017 KIA GT Sport Release Date and Price
There is no official information on production and release date, but this car won’t be available at least until 2017. Meanwhile, the 2017 KIA GT cost is estimated to be set around $40,000, which is not very expensive.
If this is the production version of the mentioned model, KIA means it when they are looking for improvement in their production. They are targeting premium cars like BMW or other premium brands releasing sports sedan as rivals. There is not much we know right now, but 2017 KIA GT sport sedan seems to be the pretty great car.
|2017 Kia GT|
|Engine / power||turbocharged V8 5.0 liter engine|
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