Prices and specs for the new Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid have been confirmed. Entry-level models will set you back from £38,395.
- New Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid now on sale
- Priced from £38,395
- Four trim options are available
- Pairs 1.6-litre petrol engine with an electric motor
- Six-speed automatic gearbox as standard
- Deliveries to start in April
If you place your order for this Ford Kuga and VW Tiguan alternative now, you could be among the first to take delivery from April.
New Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid price and specs
For your £38,395, you’ll get the Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid in GT-Line spec. As standard, this comes with 19-inch alloys wheels and a 12.3-inch infotainment system. You’ll also get adaptive cruise control and a host of safety tech.
Moving up to ‘3’ will add a 12.3-inch digital driver’s display as well as part-leather heated seats. This costs from £39,595.
Following that at £41,795 is the ‘4’ model. This brings automatic LED headlights, ambient interior lighting, a panoramic sunroof plus an upgraded Harman Kardon audio system.
Sitting at the top of the range is GT-Line S. This packs the Sportage with more goodies including a two-tone roof, suede interior trimmings, ventilated front seats and an electric tailgate. It starts at £43,795.
New Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid engine and electric range
All versions of the Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid are powered by a 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine linked up to an electric motor.
Together they produce 265hp and 350Nm of torque, delivered through a six-speed automatic gearbox, resulting in a 0-60mph time of 7.9 seconds.
With a 13.8kWh battery on-board, it’s claimed the Kia Sportage Plug-in Hybrid can cover up to 43 miles of electric-only driving.