Kia as a Korean automaker maybe is the one who has not much people’s attention in Europe and United States market. However, this statement should be denied after you see their new luxury sedan model, 2015 Kia K900 V-8. The design was inspired by elegant European styling that is proven by the exterior of this car. Richer features also support this car in order meet the Europe and US buyers’ criteria. This is Kia’s opportunity to pump up their name-brand without any doubtful responses from customers especially outside of Asia continent. For further specification, let us show you the specs of this car.
The design of 2015 Kia K900 V-8 actually carries some inspired segment from other sedan such as Tesla S model and Lexus. We can see them at Model S at the front and Lexus at the rear of this luxury sedan. Of course this is just inspired segments.Kia wants to follow the developments of sedan cars especially Europe and US sedans. The interior featured with wood and leather trim. It makes senses for sedan which still maintain the classy design for its interior. On the other hand, wood and leather also give luxurious feel with their heavy and high quality materials.
Under the Hood
There are some levels of 2015 K900’engine, they are 2015 Kia K900 V–8 and V-6 engines. Firstly, the VIP model has a V-8 engine which produced 420 horsepower and these huge powers are transferred to the wheels via eight-speed automatic transmission.
Then, the second model has a 3.8 Liter V-6 engine which pumped out 311 horsepower and also eight-speed transmission. Kia did not give AWD system, diesel and even hybrid powertrains for this car. Therefore, the EPA ratings are still lower than other sedans. It is 15 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the high way.