2016 Kia GT Models and Review
Rumors of the 2018 Kia GT going for production is emerging around the net. Some fan sites mentioned that the sport sedan will boast interesting unique visual appearance. The coupe version will reach broader market, offering its better performance. But, with the high tension of competition in this market segment, Kia may expect different sales numbers from both models.
The 2016 Kia GT has a high chance of wearing the concept revealed in 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. Since the first reveal of the first concept, the design has gone through several changes. Based on the latest leaked photos, the car seems to have similar design language of avant-garde combined with brand new design styling.
2016 Kia GT Exterior
The 2016 Kia GT will be built upon Quoris platform with rear-drive configuration. The first production vehicles will share many of the same technical solutions with the Hyundai Genesis The Kia company is trying hard to prove to the world that it is capable to produce not only a good inexpensive cars. So, for example, recently the Koreans are trying to gain a foothold even in the Executive class – sedan Quoris. And on another front – the sports line GT, which is yet available only in hot hatch on the basis of the CEE’d and Pro_cee’d. According to its dimensions, we can tell that the upcoming Kia GT will have wide body and low ground clearance. The car will have better stability as the result of low gravity center.
2016 Kia GT Coupe Engine
The Korean automaker will deploy a V6 engine 3.3 liter to the 2016 Kia GT with rear-wheel-drive system. The engine can generate a raw power of 309 hp and 394 lb-ft of torque. Some rumors said that this engine concept will not be used because the company will go with turbocharged engine 4-cylinder and it goes for front-wheel drive. Well, if it goes for real we think that it will be a bit disappointment because many people love the powerful V6 engine. However, we have heard that there will be another engine to be offered as the most powerful option. There is a big expectation that the car will get hybrid power plant but it seems that there is no reliable information. Unfortunately, the American market will not be offered with diesel engine, the optional diesel engine will be offered in other markets.
2016 Kia GT Release Date and Price
According rumors going around, we expect that the 2016 Kia GT will make its first unveil sometime in 2016. Price estimation remains vague up until know since the Korean company has not released any official words. Let’s hope for the best of this car, we will update you soon.