The new face lifted Kia Sportage KX 4 2013 destined to the European market is now available for order and it’s time to see what will bring new to the table. The 134 horsepower engine usually found on other Sportage models has been replaced in the KX 4 with a more powerful 2.0 liter CRDi turbo diesel unit able to develop 181 horsepower and 282 lb-ft of torque from 1,800 to 2,500 RPMs when mated with a manual transmission, or 289 lb-ft of torque in the model featuring an automatic gearbox.
Lancia had revealed the new generation Ypsilon 2012 at the Geneva Auto Show 2011, and from the very first glances you can tell that the new model has grown and comes with lots of enhancements and fundamental changes when compared to the previous models.
Infiniti continues to strengthen their position on the hybrid /electric auto market this year, first with the Infiniti M35h GT 2013 sedan, and secondly with the Infiniti Emerg-E 2013 sports car.
The Volvo XC90 has been around since 2003 and despite the fact that very few aesthetic changes have been brought to it during these past years, this aging SUV still has its appeal and manages not to look outdated. The 2013 Volvo XC90 received a mild facelift, but again, there’s nothing too extreme.