Korean compact crossover Kia KX3 2015-2016 model year ready for serial production, and in March next year will be available in the automotive market in China.
During the 2015 Kia KH3 and his brother Hyundai ix25 will reach European and Russian auto. The price of Kia KX3 depending on the engine and saturation kitting options will be in China 17700-27400 US dollars.
The production version of the new crossover Kia CH 3 looks almost exact copy of the prototype Kia KX3 concept, presented in autumn 2014 at an automobile exhibition Guangzhou Auto Show. Official photo of Kia KH3 presented by the press service of the Korean company Kia, allow us to consider a new crossover model year 2015-2016 in all its glory. Compact car looks bright, and really got a modern, original, stylish and dynamic design of the exterior of the body. The new compact crossover Hyundai ix25 and Kia KX3 will compete in the automotive market with the Nissan Juke, Opel Mokka, Ford EcoSport crossover and other representatives of the compact class-B.
The front of the new items with interesting lighting placing on three levels. The top floor is occupied by a neat headlamps with a powerful searchlight optics. On the second level there are rays of LED daytime running lights, blend in a decorative frame falshradiatornoy lattice. On the ground floor on the body of a huge and monumental bumper mounted fog. Front compact crossover KH3 somewhat like German chic crossover Porsche Cayenne.
Body profile of the Korean SUV demonstrates athletic shape, concentration and solidity proportions, harmony and elegance. Exaggerated wheel arches and the surface of the side doors, high window-sill line, rapidly rising to the stern, compact zone glazing, flat roof line with a strong pillar.
KX3 feed crossover from the Korean company Kia has not lost solidity and power, inspired by the front and side of the body. Large tailgate glass topped with a compact stylish spoiler and supplemented the original underlining marker lights with LEDs respectable size.
The body of a large bumper crossover style is protected with plastic, resistant to damage, but as the lower part of the front fairing.
Outer dimensions of the compact body constitute crossover Kia KX3 4270 mm in length, 1780 mm in width, 1622-1627 mm height from 2590 mm wheelbase and ground clearance of 180-185 mm (the clearance depends on the size of the engine and the wheels mounted) front track – 1545 mm, rear track – 1556 mm. Provided for crossover tires 205/65 R16 and 215/60 R17 for alloy wheel rims size 16-17.
It’s a shame, but it is available only amateur photos’ interior Kia KH3, as soon as the official photos of the interior promises to share with our readers. But the available information about the assembly model. As standard equipment means the installation of air conditioning, audio system with 4 speakers (radio, USB, AUX, MP3), central locking with remote control, front airbags, ABS, EBD, ESP, ESS, TCS, BA and HAC.
In saturated trim and as additional options are available adaptive headlights, daytime running lights and tail lights with LEDs, power and heated exterior mirrors, panoramic electric sunroof, keyless access Smart Entry and engine start button, cruise control, climate- control, multifunction steering wheel, power driver’s seat, leather seat trim, multimedia system with a color touch screen diagonal 7 inches-NIL, rear parking sensors, side airbags and curtain airbags. New Korean car trunk 2015-2016 year, depending on the provisions of rear seat backs capable of receiving from 420 to 1100 liters.
Specifications Kia KX3 repeat exactly the technique Hyundai ix25. Under the hood is possible to install one of a pair of four-cylinder engines: a 1.6-liter Gamma (125 hp 150 Nm), mated to a 6 speed manual (6 automatic transmission). 2.0-liter Nu (160 hp 192 Nm) in tandem with 6 automatic transmission only. In future 2.0-liter turbo versions replace the 1.6-liter engine (200 hp 265 Nm) with a new 7-step robot DCT. Crossover with a more powerful 160-horsepower engine can be ordered in four-wheel drive version, the version in Kia KH3 4WD multilink rear suspension. All-wheel disc brakes, for the less powerful version of proposed power steering, and for a more powerful electric power steering.