The novelties of Kia 2019-2020 represent the flagship of the Korean manufacturer of the sedan Kia K9, the same Kia Quoris and Kia K900, which marked the official debut in South Korea on March 20, 2020. In our review, the new Kia K9 (Kvoris) 2019-2020 – photo and video, price and specifications, specifications of the second generation of the flagship model of the company Kia Motors. Sales of the new generation of the Kia K9 sedan on the Korean market will start on April 3, 2020 at a price ranging from 51,000 to 88,000 US dollars. The version of the novelty for America will traditionally receive the name Kia K900 and debut in mid-April this year at the auto show in New York. In Russia, the flagship sedan Kia of the new generation will appear in the 2nd quarter of 2020 under its own name Kia Quoris (Kia Kvoris).
The new Kia K9 / Quoris / K900 sedan is technically a brother of the Genesis G90 and boasts the presence of a new “bogie”, a chic exterior design of the body, augmented with LED headlights and dimensional LED lights called “double comet”, spacious and comfortable salon with a huge set of the most modern equipment and expensive finishing materials, a mass of electronic security systems and assistants, as well as powerful petrol engines in the company with the 8 automatic transmissions that have been given to the new generation of Kia’s flagship dressed Genesis G90, proposed in Korea under the name Genesis EQ900.
Such a serious arsenal, according to the developers, is bound to attract more buyers to the new generation Kia K9 / Quoris / K900 than to its predecessor – the first generation of the four-door flagship Kia Motors sedan, which is sold modestly. As a result of the vulgar 2019 in Korea, sold 1553 copies of Kia K9, Americans bought 455 Kia K900 sedans, and in Russia there are only 175 cars Kia Kvoris.
Changing the generation of flagship Kia has received a more solid and strict appearance. The front part of the body flaunts a large falshradiatron radiator grille with 176 cells, fully LED headlights with twin strokes of LED daytime running lights in each headlamp, a compact bumper with a broad smile of the lower air intake.
Side of the body of a sedan with a overall length exceeding 5 meters, looks solid and restrained, however, as befits a representative sedan. A long hood, huge cutouts of wheel arches, blown surfaces of wings and doors, compact side glazing, complemented with neat windows from the rear pillars of the roof, powerful and frying food, very compact body overhangs.
The rear part of the body of a large four-door Korean sedan looks somewhat fresh, but is endowed with all modern chips: a compact trunk lid with a spoiler lipstick, LED parking lights with 3-dimensional graphics, a powerful bumper with integrated large trapezes of the exhaust system nozzles integrated into its body.
- The external dimensions of the body of the Kia K9 (Kia Quoris) 2019-2020 year are 5120 mm in length, 1915 mm in width, 1490 mm in height, with 3105 mm of wheelbase.
Compared with the predecessor, the new generation sedan added a length of 25 mm and became wider by 15 mm. The height of the body has not changed, but the distance between the axles has increased by as much as 60 mm. At the same time, due to the wider use of the body structure of the new Kia Kvoris in the power frame structure, it became of high strength, the rigidity of the body increased by 46% compared to the first generation of the model.
The increase in the size of the wheelbase allowed to allocate even more space for passengers at the rear of the cabin. In the second row, passengers can literally sit with their legs crossed – places with excess. In the rear of the cabin there are two separate armchairs with electric adjustments, heating, ventilation and massage, as well as a pair of color displays and individual control units for the air conditioning system.
The interior of the new Kia Kvoris is luxurious, high-quality, comfortable and cozy, capable of emphasizing the high status of the owner. In the presence of expensive finishing materials (leather, wood, polished aluminum), LED ambient lighting with a choice of 64 color options, developed by Pantone (American Institute of Light), Maurice Lacroix analog clock on the front panel, virtual instrument panel, premium audio system Lexicon, an advanced multimedia system with 12.3-inch color screen, four zone climate control, a driver’s and front passenger’s seat with electric adjustment and full sets of chips (heating, ventilation, massage). There is also a platform for wireless charging, a projection display, heated steering wheel, curtains at the rear of the cabin with an electric drive.
On the security guard 9 pillows, adaptive cruise control with the function Stop / Go, monitoring system “blind” zones of rear-view mirrors, the assistant of movement in the Lane Following Assist, the system of a circular view, the assistant of automatic parking.
Technical specifications Kia K9 (Kia Quoris) 2019-2020 year.
Sedan Kia Kvoris new generation in technical terms repeats Hyundai Genesis G90. The suspension of all wheels is independent, the drive is by default rear, but as an option, the intelligent all-wheel drive system as well as the Adaptive Control Suspension with electronically controlled dampers are offered. Brakes of all wheels with disc mechanisms, power steering electric.
Under the hood to choose three gasoline engines, which are aggregated exclusively with 8 automatic transmissions.
- The basic version of the sedan is equipped with atmospheric V6 3.8 GDI (315 hp 405 Nm).
- A more powerful version is the turbocharged V6 3.3 T-GDI (370 hp 525 Nm).
- For top versions of Kia K9 (Kia Quoris) is designed atmospheric V8 5.0 GDI (425 hp 530 Nm), catapulting a large sedan from 0 to 100 km / h in just 5.5 seconds.