Kia's coming-of-(Sport)age story

The fourth-generation Kia Sportage is by far the most ‘complete’ compact SUV by the Korean carmaker, a full two decades after the badge was introduced in Malaysia. While the first two generations successively impressed the market with their well-balanced package in terms of interior equipment and practicality, their exteriors were never really their strong selling points. The third was vastly better and its looks matched the heavy investment Kia made for design, albeit 99.99%, in our opinion. But the latest version you see here completes the Sportage evolution – flaunting a bold new look that exudes a sense of "sporty and powerful energy from every angle", whilst retaining the qualities Kia's oldest SUV model is renowned for…

Read more about it in our e-paper: http://thesun-epaper.com/GearUp/17032017/index.html