In hatchbacks, Korean Brands are Competitive one as we have KIA Ceed

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11 Aug 2017
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 With great practical approach and diesel engine, it’s amazing

KIA Ceed is a good Korean hatchback with plenty of practicalities

KIA Ceed is one of a good hatchback used in UK. Its features are very friendly and up to standards. Its interior is good and well arranged. It is considered as the best with diesel engine on UK roads due to its low CO2 emissions and economical fuel consumption along with good power and speed. It is durable in built. Its body structure is well built and stylish. It is well balanced with smooth running. Good to drive on motorways and in town ride it is easy to control and maneuvering. Kia Ceed is a handy hatchback of the market.

Its practical approach is also worthy one. Enough space for all occupants. Steering offers good, nice and precise control. Boot is also good with 365-litres storage space. Hyundai i30 hatchback, SEAT LEON hatchback and Mazda 3 hatchback is its tough competitors.

KIA Ceed hatchback has well refined power train under its bonnet


In petrol engine category, there is a 1.0-Litre petrol unit that is capable of 118bhp and 126lb/ft torque. It is a powerful petrol unit that takes 10.6 seconds to reach from 0-62m/h along with top speed of 118m/h. It is a three-cylinder and twelve-valve engine that gives good and reasonable fuel average of 58m/g and its Co2 emissions is 115g/km. It is fitted with six-speed manual gearbox and front-wheel drive unit as standard.

Second one is a 1.6-Litre petrol engine, capable of 133bhp and 121lb/ft torque. It is a regular four-cylinder engine that takes 10.4 seconds to get from 0-62m/h with top speed of 121m/h. This engine gives 45-50m/g of fuel average depends with which mechanical combination, it is coupled there are six-speed manual and six-speed DCT automatic transmission with front-wheel drive is available as standard.

The best engine which KIA has used in its KIA Ceed is a diesel engine. It is a 1.6-Litre diesel unit with 134bhp and 207lb/ft torque. It is the best version in KIA Ceed. It is powerful, brisk and speedy in performance and response. It takes 9.5 seconds to reach from 0-62m/h and its top speed is 117m/h. Fuel consumption is very economical with 80m/g with low 98g/km of Co2 emissions, so that’s why this is considered the best and it is the first choice of experts especially in UK.

Basic features are great and extra ordinary in operation

KIA is a Korean brand and never compromises on the quality of its product. Though CEED hatchback is not a hot cake of the market, but its features are superb and great in working. Its basic features are consist of ABS, air conditioning unit, CD player, Sat Nav, folding rear seats, standard airbags, cruise control, dual climate zone, electric mirror, electric sunroof, electric driver’s seat, heated mirrors, traction control, parking sensors, steering wheel rake and reach adjustment and service indicator.

Safety and reliability

Kia and Hyundai are two Korean brands with great safety features and standard equipment. Both manufacturers take great care of safety and reliability of their vehicles. KIA Ceed is a safe car and has secured five stars from Euro NCAP rating. Its built is perfect and durable also.

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