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Kia surprises Guangzhou with the KX3 concept November 20th, 2014

It is that time of the year again. Kia Motors and our joint venture in China, DongfengYueda Kia (DYK), is back at the 12th China Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition, with 23 different models. But this year, Kia held a very special global premiere for a new concept car named KX3, a B-segment SUV that Kia is aimed exclusively at the Chinese market.

Kia KX3 concept SUV

 KX3 is an SUV concept with a smooth yet sporty and tough look. Its body is 2,460 mm long, 1,765 mm wide and has of 2,590 mm wheelbase to give passengers plenty of room. Its design will appeal to young and passionate Chinese consumers who pursue high-quality automobiles and an outdoor lifestyle. On top of its head-turning design, the KX3 concept is also highly praised for its outstanding specs. It is powered by 1.6-liter turbo gasoline direct injection (T-GDI) engine along with an advanced seven-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT) that Kia is extremely proud of. These specs improve KX3’s engine performance as well as fuel economy, promising both a high degree of practicality and a great drive.

KX3 Concept revealed at 2015 Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition

Besides the KX3, Kia and DYK also presented the third generation Sorento, which had its first overseas premiere at the Paris Motor Show in October, Cadenza, Borrego, and numerous other models. The exhibition continues until the 29th of November. Enjoy more photos straight from Guangzhou, China, and stay tuned for more surprises on Kia’s road to the future.

Kia KX3 SUV concept

All-New Kia Sorento