2016 Kia K900 Release Date, Price, Interior, Specs – For many people thinking of buying an elite luxurious sedan, Kia will most probably not feature among their first choices, obviously because the model does not specialise in producing luxury sedans.
However, this is about to change after the South Korean based automobile announced production of one of the most efficient cars which is set to enter the global sedan market soon with its upcoming 2016 Kia K900.
For the American market, the sedan is known as Kia K900 while for the rest of the world it is better known as K9. People have in the past confused Kia to be a cheap and efficient car but the upcoming new model will be competitively priced thanks to its new features and enhanced technologies.
In addition, the car will come donning a revolutionary design that will guarantee stiff competition to vehicles such as Porsche Panamera, Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and Mercedes Maybach s600.
2016 Kia K900 exterior
As above mentioned, the car will come with a revolutionary design thanks to the redesign the auto maker’s engineers have incorporated to the new 2016 Kia K900. However, the car will still have its primary design present.
The refreshed new model of the Kia will retain the same grille as before but will come with a less exterior angle to make it brusque. The headlamps in the new Kia will meet the grille as the previous model and will be rounder in appearance.
You will also notice that the fog lamps have also been changed to trapezoidal style so that the car now looks more mature than before. At the posterior end, buyers should envisage a bit large overhang that will certainly give the users of this car more cargo space.
The headlamps, fog lamps and taillights will also feature LED technology for a better lighting system, it also comes with low beam Xenon which has LED stripes for the rear lights. The vehicle is now more comfortable and luxurious than before thanks to the new dimensions.
New air resistance structures have also been included in the new car than ever before which will give the new vehicle a better aerodynamic body than the previous model.
2016 Kia K900 interior
When it comes to the cabin of the upcoming refreshed 2016 Kia K900, buyers should expect luxurious and elegant items that will include wood, silver, premium leather and matte. All the seats will be wrapped in leather and they will be electric controlled.
The dashboard of the vehicle will be upholstered in aluminium trims and buyers should expect a large infotainment screen at its centre. The steering wheel and the gear shifters will also be wrapped in fine quality leather.
Some of the features to expect will include dual zone climate control, internet services, LCD display TFT 8”, audio system and more. Standard features will include collision alert system, traffic alert system, blind zone detection system, and airbags.
2016 Kia K900 engine
The upcoming 2016 Kia K900 will be the top model for the company and will also be the first RWD sedan ever produced by the Korean based company. The platform which it will be riding will be similar to the one used by the Hyundai Genesis model.
The exterior of the sedan will receive minimal changes in comparison to the overall changes and the most noticeable redesigns will be on the interior of the vehicle as reviewed above. Under the hood of the 2016 Kia K900, will be two engines on offer.
The first engine will be a 3.8L V6 engine which will be able to produce 311 hp and 280 pounds of torque. With the engine, the top speed will be capped to 150 mph which is quite impressive for a sedan.
The other engine will be a 5L that is present in the Hyundai Genesis and which will be able to generate more than 420 hp and 395 pounds of torque. The fuel economy will be pegged at 15/23 mpg in the city/highway.
To complete the review of engine specs, the vehicle will be offered as an eight speed automatic transmission system for fast performance and easy driveability.
2016 Kia K900 price and release date
The release date has not been released up to date, but we expect the new 2016 Kia K900 to make an introduction towards the start of next year (2015) with An msrp tag of about $54,500 for the premium trim version and about $6,000 more for the luxurious trim. The top most model will be made available with a price tag of about 70,000 USD which is the highest in the U.S market.