The GT-Line sits at the top of the Sportage range with a list price starting at $49,370 for the 1.6-litre turbo petrol variant before stepping up to the 2.0-litre diesel version for $52,370.
Coming standard on the GT-Line are 19-inch alloy wheels, roof rails, curved 12.3-inch media screens for media and instrument controls, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, sat-nav, dual-zone climate control, an eight speaker Harman Kardon stereo, heated front seats, privacy glass and a proximity key, leather upholstery, a panoramic sunroof, reverse camera, front and rear parking sensors, adaptive cruise control, LED headlights and LED running lights.
The GT-Line comes with a new 1.6-litre four-cylinder turbo-petrol engine has been added (replacing the 2.4-litre petrol) with an output of 132kW/265Nm, and a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine producing 137kW/416Nm which was in the old Sportage.
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The Sportage is yet to be given a ANCAP crash rating, and we will report on this when it’s announced.
All grades have AEB which can detect cyclists and pedestrians even at traffic junctions, there’s lane departure warning and lane keeping assistance, rear cross traffic alert with braking, and blind spot warning as well.