Dealerships KIA in the UK has started accepting pre-orders for the updated compact SUV KIA XCeed. This car is offered with two petrol and two diesel units at a price of 20 795 pounds. The debut of the “series” of cars will arrive in local showrooms towards the end of this year.
On the eve it became clear that the fourth and last to date model in the family Ceed put up for sale somewhere for £ 2,000 more expensive than the hatchback on which platform it was designed. Depending on the variation of British motorists are ready to offer a version with four units to choose from. Among them: one-litre turbocharged three-cylinder engine T-GDi, squeezing out 118 horsepower, and the 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine capacity of 140 horsepower, and two diesel engines with a displacement of 1.6 liters, generating 114 or 134 horses. It is sestdiena manual transmission or semidiagonal transmission with two clutches. The novelty relies exclusively front-wheel-drive system.
In the Arsenal of standard equipment KIA XCeed for the UK market, the manufacturer has included: standard infotainment system with a touchscreen eight-inch application support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the optics on the LEDs, the option of contactless access to the interior, intelligent cruise control and rearview camera.
If you compare with the standard Ceed hatchback, the length of the cross lasted for 85 mm to the indicator of 4935 mm, width has increased by 26 mm and reached the level of 1826 mm, height auto added 43 mm ( 1490 mm). Plus, the SUV you’ll be grown to 192 mm ground clearance. It is 42 mm more than the standard five-door model Ceed. Also the novelty has protective kit, plastic, extending around the perimeter of the body. The Luggage compartment volume is equal to 426 litres with the option to increase to 1378 liters, that is at least 31 liters more than the hatch, even in a normal configuration.
The release of XCeed KIA kicks off next month. The debut car will reach the dealerships of the brand in Britain at the end of the year. At the moment it is not clear whether he could get a small SUV to our country. A final decision on this issue in the national representation of the brand had not yet adopted.