Kia has revealed the first official teaser images of the next-generation Sportage. This would make it the fifth iteration of the SUV which is due to revealed in Korea during July 2021. Moreover, The Sportage will come with Kia’s new design language – ‘Opposites United’. The statement released by the company also says that the all-new Sportage follows Kia’s recent company rebrand.

“Taking inspiration from an ethos we created where nature meets technology, the all-new Sportage challenges the norm with an adventurous and contemporary exterior and a carefully conceived, beautifully detailed interior,” said Karim Habib, Senior Vice President and Head of Global Design Center. “With the all-new Sportage, we were fully focused on challenging ourselves and pushing our fifth-generation SUV to a new level.”

As far as the design language is concerned, it’s said that the all-new Sportage will have a muscular stance with a strong yet refined silhouette. Notable new details a detailed-orientated black grille graphic spanning the width of the face, at the front. While at the rear, there are the slim daytime-running lamps, which flank the new Kia logo and Sportage emblem.

The interior design sketch reveals a driver-orientated space with a sculpted curved display at its core. Folks at Kia say more details on the design feature of the next-gen Sportage will emerge in the coming weeks. Which of Kia’s SUVs would you fancy having in India? The Soul, Niro, Sorento or Telluride? In India, Kia’s expected to launch the updated version of the Sonet and Seltos soon, along with an MPV at some point in the future. Recently, the company introduced a lucrative buyback scheme on the Carnival MPV.