Naza Kia Malaysia has introduced a new variant to the Kia Sportage range i.e. the petrol-powered Sportage 2.0 EX to replace two other variants i.e. 2.0 KX and 2.0 GT. This sole petrol-powered variant will complement the existing diesel-powered Sportage 2.0 GT CRDi AWD.
The Kia Sportage 2.0 EX comes with new 18″ alloy wheel design, front and rear parking sensors, rain sensor and auto folding side mirrors with side repeater. The Sportage EX is also equipped with electrochromic auto dimming rear view mirror, keyless entry, push start button, automatic air-conditioning, 7″ touchscreen audio system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity.
Safety features include six airbags, anti-lock brake system (ABS), electronic stability control (ESC), vehicle stability control (VSC) and hill-start assist control (HAC), all encompassed in an Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) body structure.
Powering the Sportage is the 2.0L Nu series engine with 155 PS and 192 Nm of torque available via a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
Priced at RM128,888 (on the road excluding insurance), the Kia Sportage 2.0 EX is covered by a five-year warranty with unlimited mileage (T&C applies). Body colour choices are Cherry Black, Mercury Blue, Fiery Red, Snow White Pearl and Mineral Silver.