By Jennifer Geiger on February 6, 2013
With its rear-hinged second-row doors, hexagon glass inserts in the roof and wool-felt cabin trim, Kia's newest concept offers plenty to look at. The Cross GT concept offers a glimpse of the automaker's next seven-passenger crossover.
Although it's 8 inches longer and 5 inches wider than Kia's Sorento crossover, the concept has only four seats. Is a hybrid powertrain in the works for a large crossover? The concept's powertrain hints that it's coming. The Cross GT uses a hybrid 3.8-liter V-6 engine and eight-speed automatic transmission. Kia claims an all-electric range of 20 miles.
Assistant Managing Editor Jennifer Geiger is a reviewer, car-seat technician and mom of three. She wears a lot of hats, many of them while driving a minivan. Email Jennifer