In case you are wondering what the future of Kia SUVs looks like, you don’t have to wait much longer. The 2019 Telluride may still be just a concept, but it’s the talk of the internet. Everyone wants to know when it will be released, what it will look like, and how much it will cost. Although we are still just getting little bits of information, we at Huffines Kia Denton are happy to share with you what we know. Discover 5 interesting scoops about the 2019 Telluride.
This is still a big secret, so unfortunately we must remain patient for a little longer. It might debut at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, but no one knows for sure. We are as anxious as you are to get our hands on this beauty, so watch our website for more details.
From what we’ve heard, the cost will be about the same as current models. But again it’s all speculation. Because it’s still just a concept car, it depends on the design details and Kia’s ability to source parts from its valued partners.
From the pictures we’ve seen, it looks like it will be a mid-sized SUV that looks a bit retro on the outside and ultra-modern on the inside. It has a bit of a an classic muscle vibe from the front. The tiger nose grille is kind of old school, yet the four LED headlamps and indicator lights are quite contemporary. It ought to be the perfect mix of style and comfort.
The dashboard looks similar to current Kia models currently, we will keep you posted about additional features that might be added. There will be plenty of room for seven riders spread across three rows of comfortable seats with a number of configurations. The third row of seats perfect for the kids, and they will enjoy having their own area. Other features will include many wireless cell phone charging ports and some other components that will be manufactured with the use of 3D printing.
The 2019 Kia Telluride is going to be an SUV hybrid, and that has car enthusiasts all a buzz. It will probably be a mixture of a 3.5 liter gasoline direct injected (GDI) V6 engine and an electric motor. Rumor has it that combined they should be able to produce at least 400 horsepower. As for the all-important torque factor, they are estimating it at around 280 lbs. per ft. There are no details yet on the transmission, but we are expecting an all-wheel drive.
There are definitely many unknown facts and only a limited bit of reliable information. As for exact specifications, there really aren’t any. We just know that based on Kia’s reputation, it’s bound to be stylish, contemporary, fuel efficient, and reliable. If you just can’t wait until the Telluride’s release and are in the market for a new SUV now, come into the dealership and we will show you plenty of great options.
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