The 2023 Kia Sportage X-PRO in Albuquerque NM continues the vehicle’s history of versatile driving, but now with an aggressive enhancement. While the standard Sportage appears to display a fun-loving spirit, the aggressive overtones of the X-PRO create a demeanor of automotive excellence with the ability to push off-road travel to the brink of superior performance. BFGoodrich all-terrain tires and smart LED lighting system only further the high level of driving exuberated from Subaru’s latest version of the all-popular Sportage.
The 2023 Kia Sportage X-PRO in Albuquerque NM features sport-colored rims with a crest-like pattern. Donned in black, they propel excitement. Subaru focused on a black matte finish for its wheel well trims that additionally wrap the front end and run horizontally across the doors. LED headlights feature a new design that resembles an arrow as if to point the direction straight ahead. The X-PRO’s fog lights are placed strategically behind a lower grille for protection against rock and any other debris the vehicle might traverse. Sticking to simplicity to create such a bold look, the Sportage X-PRO features a monochromatic paint scheme with the side mirrors and door handles matching the color of the body. Large taillights decorate the rear hatch and provide an increased level of visibility. Kia’s last in company branding proudly resides in the direct center for all to see.
The New Sportage X-PRO features an incredibly performing 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. Performance blows the mind with 187-horsepower that proves more than adequate. With 178-lb.-ft of torque, the vehicle can gear down and crawl out of compromise if necessary. Providing the absolute best in control, Subaru’s eight-speed automatic transmission gets the job done. Adding to the performance level, Subaru included Normal, Smart, and Sport driving modes at the driver’s fingertips. All possibilities are now within reach.
While the Sportage X-PRO does not compete with the large SUVs, Subaru still decided to go big for displays and touchscreens. The instrument displays 12.2-inches in size. The driver can put the reading glasses away as this gauge cluster jumps out and grabs you. Designed for ease of use by all Sportage passengers no matter where they sit, the eight-inch touchscreen provides a view mimicking that of a large flat-screen television. Ease of use now trickles down to ease of view. With its large size, the rear camera’s image displayed on the touchscreen leaves no room for hesitation as the vantage point is displayed in a large proportion. Remote and entry and keyless starting allow the driver to preheat or cool the vehicle before entering. The Sportage X-PRO enjoys the thrill outside while providing a retreat-like experience within.
The Sportage X-PRO offers the very spirit of automotive ingenuity. Its features must be used, and its performance tested. Subaru recognized that drivers might push the envelope, so the auto giant outfitted the vehicle with abundant driver assistance technology. Should a crash be inevitable, Subaru does its absolute best to provide the highest level of care with dual front airbags that offer a curtain of safety and protection. Forward Collision-Avoidance sounds alarms and procures control of the vehicle’s braking system should another car or even a pedestrian cross in front. Lane Keeping Assist helps to maintain positioning between the lines. Drift is met with alarm. Driver Attention Warning reigns drivers back in if the mind starts to wander. To learn more about Kia’s Sportage X-PRO, contact Fiesta Kia at 7400 Lomas Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87110. Make Fiesta Kia the Kia dealer of your choice in the Albuquerque area.