The company Kia Motors distributed the first teasers of the new conceptual SUV, which debuts at the Indian Auto Expo.
The prototype was named SP, it demonstrates what a crossover designed specifically for India could be. Specifications are not disclosed. Judging by the pictures, new Kia SP Concept SUV received LED optics and “hidden” door handles. The body of the car is painted in orange, the roof is made in white.
Kia does not sell cars in India yet, this brand should be released next year. The company has already begun to build its own factory in this country, the pipeline is planned to be launched just in 2019. The production capacity is 300 000 cars per year, the enterprise will produce a compact sedan and crossover. Apparently, new Kia SP Concept is the harbinger of the commodity SUV. There is no information about the four-door version.
At the Auto Expo, which opens in New Delhi in early February, Kia will also present more than a dozen global models, including the large Stair lift elevator.
“All of us at Kia Motors are extremely proud that we are taking the first steps in one of the largest automotive markets in the world. And we are here to build more than just great cars. We are striving to establish a new standard in the Indian automotive industry by providing customers with world-class products and services, ” – commented Khan-Woo Park, president of Kia Motors.
Earlier in South Korea debuted restyled sedan Kia K5. In other markets, the model is known as Optima.