Kia Sortage topped the list of top-selling medium-sized SUVs in Egypt during the first quarter of this year, with a market share of 22.2% of total sales, amounting to 13.6 thousand units.
In second place was Chery Tiggo with a market share of 13.5%, followed by the Hyundai Tucson NX4e with 11.1% of total sales recorded at the end of last March, and then Chery Tiggo 7 with 10.1% of the total recorded numbers.
Peugeot 3008’s share of mid-size SUVs reached 7% of the total recorded figures and took fifth place, followed by Nissan Qashqai and MG HS with 6% of total sales.
Chery Tiggo 7 Pro took seventh place with a market share of 4.5%, while the Citroen C5 Aircross took eighth place with a market share of 4%, while Peugeot 5008 came in ninth place with 3.5% of total sales.
Opel Grandland X ranked tenth with 2.1% of sales of mid-size SUVs, while Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross came in eleventh with 1.9%, followed by Haval C5 Aircross in twelfth place with 1.7% %.
The other models together accounted for about 6.5% of total sales recorded during the first quarter of this year.
The Kia Sportage model belongs to the SUV category, equipped with a four-cylinder engine, 1600 cc, which delivers 140 horsepower and a maximum torque of 168 Nm, coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission.
According to data released by Kia, the car relies on the front-wheel drive system, which accelerates from a standing position to 100 km / h in 11.1 seconds, and the average fuel consumption is about 6.8 liters, when distances from up to 100 km.
The Kia Sportage – the first category – is equipped with some specifications and safety measures; The most important are “driver airbags, anti-lock brakes, electronic brake distribution, rear parking sensors, and the ability to install child seats in the rear seats.”
And it supported some equipment and luxuries “halogen headlights with dual lens, fog lights, light sensor, electric side mirrors, remote control in closing and opening doors, front and rear armrests, the ability to control the driver’s seat height, rear. camera, electric windows front and rear.Stained glass for the rear doors, roof beams, air conditioning with outlets for the rear seats, and 16-inch sports wheels.
The car includes some entertainment system consisting of 6 speakers – radio – USB input, Bluetooth controlled by the steering wheel, the ability to adjust the volume via the steering wheel, an 8-inch media screen that supports communication Play through smart applications for Android Auto and Apple Car phones.
The Sportage models – the second category – offer all the equipment found in the previous category, in addition to a few other luxuries; Especially the front passenger airbags – side pockets integrated in the seats – and curtain airbags, electronic stability control system, hill and slope balance program, brake boosting program, vehicle balance improvement system with steering wheel, side mirror signals, LED headlights that work when the engine runs the steering wheel Cruise control wheels, and others.
The Sportage cars – the third category – are equipped with all the specifications and equipment of the previous category, in addition to a few other luxury “smart key – start / stop engine button – the ability to start the engine remotely, the ability to electric folding side mirrors, electric panoramic sunroof, Chrome car handles, self-adjusting mirror, rain sensor, leather steering wheel and transmission, dual-cooled automatic air conditioning, and more.
The Sportage cars – the fourth category – were supported with all the equipment in the previous categories, in addition to a few other luxuries. Among the most prominent are “electronic handbrake, LED taillights, leather seat upholstery, and electric control for the driver’s seat position in 10 directions, in addition to the control of the front driver’s seat in 8 directions, and this category is also provided with the feature of electric control of opening and closing the rear trunk, and the entrance Rear USB, wireless charger for cell phone, and more.
The fifth category is higher than the rest of the previous categories; With some added luxuries, especially “black fog lights, black roof rails, a glossy black windshield, black Kia Sportage logos and letters, 17-inch sports wheels tinted in dark black, and more.”
The 2022 Kia Sportage cars are available in the local market through a range of multiple colors to meet customer requirements; It is available in 6 colors including blue, red, white, black and gray.