Kia Stonic 2018: so is the new urban crossover from south korea

Kia Stonic 2018

So is the new Kia Stonic 2018.

finished waiting, we show the first leaked images of the new Kia Stonic 2018. The south Korean manufacturer has been working in recent times in a new model that will join its SUV family. Its official presentation will take place in the coming month of July and shortly after you will see during the Frankfurt Auto show 2017. Advance through the different sketches and the numerous spy photos that have been taken by our photographers, as we can see it in all its glory.

The project Kia Stonic has a close relationship with the Hyundai Kona, recently presented. Both models share many components and elements, however, in the case of the model of Kia, we find ourselves with a design less risky. With a certain influence by his older brother, the Kia Niro. In addition, it adopts the characteristic elements of the design language of Kia.

yes, the brand itself gives us an insight of that the new Stonic will provide a high level of customization. What is more, in these first pictures we found a body two-tone on the roof and other elements contrast with the base color. It will be an aspect to take into account that the current trend and, in particular, the segment B-SUV, are following this path to offer the maximum customization possible.

Kia Stonic 2018 - lateral

uncovered the design of the new urban crossover from Kia.

The range of engines of the new Kia Stonic is composed of different options for both diesel and gasoline. Depending on the engine chosen will be accompanied by a manual gearbox or automatic DCT seven relations. The front-wheel drive will be series, although some versions may be configured with awd. In this way, will provide certain off-road skills to tackle any kind of situation far away from the city.

Another interesting aspect of the future supply mechanics of the Kia Stonic 2018 is that it will have a version 100% electric. The new Kia Stonic EV will be powered by an electric motor of 120 HP and autonomy will be about 330 kilometres with a single charge. It will be one of the major issues in sustainable mobility of Kia.