• Kia’s most awarded and best-selling model to date
  • Special ‘Edition 25’ celebrates 25 years of Sportage production

The new Kia Sportage, available here at Roadside Kia in Coleraine, is celebrating its 25 anniversary! The model was recently upgraded this summer with a range of enhancements to further cement its position as the brand’s best-selling model in Europe.

Since its first ever launch back in 1995, the Kia Sportage has won an impressive 24 coveted awards, the most recent being ‘Best Used Car’ at the Automotive Management Awards 2018. Another recent accolade includes being named the overall winner of the Diesel Car Used Car Top 50. The Kia Sportage also continues to be the brand’s biggest seller with 28,776 models delivered to customers so far in 2018. In the first quarter of 2018, the Sportage hit over five million global sales since launch.

To celebrate 25 years of the Kia Sportage, a special Edition 25’ grade is available at Roadside (Garages) Limited in Coleraine and paired exclusively with the 1.6 GDi engine with manual transmission. Priced at £25,655, equipment highlights include 17-inch alloy wheels, black cloth and leather upholstery and premium paint, as well as an eight-speaker JBL® premium sound system with sub-woofer, external amp and front centre speaker, an 8.0-inch touchscreen satellite navigation system and Android AutoTM and Apple CarPlayTM smartphone compatibility.

In addition, there’s Kia’s Smart Entry system, heated front and rear outer seats, heated steering wheel, LED-bi function headlights with adaptive lighting system, LED rear lights, front and rear parking sensors and a 360-degree Around View Monitor with Reversing Camera System. Safety is taken care of thanks to Forward Collision-Avoidance, including pedestrian monitoring, as well as Driver Attention Warning, Speed Limit Information Function, High Beam Assist, Lane Keep Assist System and Blind-Spot Collision Warning.

Ian Lamont at Roadside Kia says, “The Kia Sportage is already so popular with the people of the Causeway Coast and Glens area, so we’re excited to offer the ‘Edition 25’ to celebrate 25 years of the Kia Sportage. We look forward to welcoming the people of Coleraine and the North Coast to test drive the Sportage very soon.”

Roadside Kia stocks a wide range of new and used cars including the new Sportage, with prices starting at £20,305. For more information on Roadside please call 02870356888 or visit