Toyota reported Kia Sportage killer record sales

Automotive News: The updated Toyota Wildlander crossover (the elder brother of Toyota RAV-4) reached the PRC in April and almost immediately distinguished itself by record sales.

For a couple of months, they managed to sell 4,289 crossovers, while the KIA Sportage for the same period sold a little less than four thousand units. In the motor range, the car completely copies the RAV-4.

The most modest engine – a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with a return of 171 hp, a more powerful 2.5-liter engine, and an electric motor on the rear axle tuned to a power of 222 hp Paired with power plants, the CVT continuously variable variator works.

A crossover is sold from Toyota at a price of 173 thousand 800 yuan, or one million seven hundred thousand rubles at the current rate.

For a surcharge in China, you can order all-wheel-drive Toyota E-Four, which involves placing a separate 54-horsepower electric motor on the rear axle.