Kia Sportspace Overview Geneva
With the new generation Optima, Kia aims to find a place in Europe on the market breaks. For this, the Korean manufacturer has now even Sportspace, a concept meant to foreshadow what could be the break declination of his future family sedan. We know that this body has over the coast in Europe and the United States and Kia no mistake.
Although it is a concept for now, it is possible thanks to Kia Sportspace to get an idea of the next series model. The pencil of the house designer, Peter Schreyer, is immediately recognizable. Concept Sportspace this dynamic lines with a slight Germanic inspiration. The front grille is seen adorned with the famous “Tiger Nose” (tiger nose) own all the latest products of the brand as the Cee’d, Sportage, Rio and also the current generation of Optima.
The new Kia Optima is expected to be officially presented before the end of the year with a grant in arriving sometime in 2016.
Kia Sportspace Concept
The new generation Kia Optima approach and should look a little closer to Europe. The concept that the announcement and adopts a typical European size station wagon.
With the current Optima, Kia has mainly targeted the US market. Its availability in Europe and remained very quiet, despite the availability of diesel and hybrid versions. The next generation should however be more present in our continent, following the example of the cousin Hyundai i40.
Witness of that will to enter the European market dominated by German manufacturers, the new Optima will unveil the world premiere via a concept at the Geneva show: the Sportspace, which also adopts a wagon body. Is a European format, even very German … From a strictly stylistic point of view, the new Optima is in following the current, hailed for its success. His break passage is still very active. Note that keeps one of the signatures of the sedan, the chrome strip highlighting the passenger is continued here until the tailgate.