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Kia cee’d GT Car Goes on Sale in the UK

Complements the 3-door pro_cee’d GT launched last year A performance hatchback with practicality — 201bhp and 265 Nm of from 1.6-litre T-GDi — Sports-tuned chassis, and interior — Comprehensive includes Recaro sports — Two trim levels from £20,495 — warranty — Care-3 service packages available

UNITED KINGDOM—(Marketwired — Feb 28, — Kia’s first model, the pro_cee’d GT car, has now joined by a five-door version, the Kia GT car. offering all the performance-enhancing and equipment features of the 3-door car an added dash of practicality.

The new Kia cee’d GT hatchback sits at the of Kia’s European-designed, European-engineered and mid-sized hatchback range and is in two versions — the Kia cee’d GT £20,495, and the cee’d GT Tech at £22,995.

Both car models are by a turbocharged version of Kia’s direct-injection petrol engine 201bhp and 265Nm of torque. a 0-60mph time of 7.4 seconds and a top of 143mph they deliver performance, but have also tuned with everyday and civility in mind.

Re-tuned ensures both Kia cee’d are more than capable of the impressive power and torque Increased damper rebound and rates, stiffer springs and and a larger rear anti-roll bar are by stylish 18-inch alloy shod with Michelin Sport 3 tyres.

The steering has been tuned for a direct and sporting feel and the Steer function, which drivers to select from levels of power assistance in versions of the Kia cee’d car, has removed for the GT. The brakes — ventilated discs at the front and at the rear — are the most ever fitted to the Kia cee’d

The already sporty lines been embellished with additions which give the Kia GT models their own unique and it is the same story for the high-quality

T-GDi — turbocharging and injection

The 1.6-litre ‘Gamma’ is the first turbocharged petrol to be offered by Kia in the UK. The addition of an exhaust-driven raises the power output of the Gamma direct-injection engine by 51 per and the amount of torque it develops by 61 per for truly exciting performance.

The (Turbocharged Gasoline Direct engine develops its 201bhp at but what really gives the Kia GT car model its instantaneous response and acceleration is the 265Nm of torque without interruption from to 4,500rpm. The Kia cee’d GT accelerates 37 to 60mph in fourth gear in 5.4 seconds and from 50 to 75mph in gear in 7.3 seconds — of the supreme flexibility and immediacy of the engine. More than 80 per of maximum torque is available less than 1,500rpm.

Performance benefits from the of the twin-scroll turbocharger into the manifold, a design which responsiveness — eliminating the lag’ between the driver the accelerator and the turbocharger building up pressure — while improving gas flow and reducing losses for maximum efficiency. The Kia GT hatchback may be first and foremost a car, but it also contributes Kia’s goal of improving the fuel economy and exhaust of Kia’s new car model range to the combination of small engine direct fuel injection and turbocharging. The combined fuel is 38.2mpg, while CO2 emissions are

The engine drives through a six-speed manual transmission revised ratios and a lower drive to allow the GT to make the of its torque with minimal consumption.

Dressed to thrill: GT a unique look inside and out

For the Kia GT car model, the already sporty and lines of the cee’d have layered with visually additions at the front, rear and

The unique front-end treatment, that of the Kia pro_cee’d GT hot hatch, a lower, broader bumper and air dam and a central lower air intake to additional cooling air to the high-performance engine. This is underscored by a red line which emphasises the and sporty track. The lower air is flanked on either side by black inserts housing LED daytime running lamps and

The high-gloss black theme is on the graphite chrome-framed main grille — with family ‘tiger-nose’ outline. The includes a smart ‘GT’ on the black high-gloss mesh.

the rear, the broad stance is in the bold shoulders. This is by a diffuser section in the lower of the rear bumper, separating the sports exhaust outlets. The number plate is framed in black and straddled by a vertical light and reflectors, while the lamp units are LEDs give a unique signature at and when braking.

There is a badge on the tailgate.

The side of the Kia cee’d GT hatchback is given greater sense of purpose by side sill mouldings and graphite grey 18-inch wheels tightly encased by the Red brake calipers front and are a clear sign of the performance while the premium quality is by a chrome strip running the side windows, and the electrically and heated mirrors with LED lights.

The performance-oriented exterior design is inside the all-black five-seat The driver and front passenger are by Recaro sports seats as in the Kia pro_cee’d GT car- adorned ‘GT’ and ‘Recaro’ logos. lumbar support is fitted to front seats.

The upholstery is leather and part suede, and is red contrast stitching on the seats, wheel, gear shifter and trims. The leather steering also features perforated areas and an overstitched ‘GT’ and there are stainless steel with non-slip rubber High-gloss black features on the air surrounds, front console and door trims, adding a flourish which is echoed in the steel kick plates on the sills.

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Kia’s familiar sporty instrument layout is by a TFT LCD multi-function high-definition display allows the driver to switch analogue-type or GT performance digital The latter shows the car’s engine torque, turbo pressure and engine coolant as well as important trip It can display speed in miles per or kilometres per hour.

A ‘GT’ on the steering wheel allows the to change the display without a hand off the wheel.

Two trim

There are two extensively equipped — ‘GT’ and ‘GT The ‘GT’ is the entry-level version, yet it with anything other a base-level specification. The exterior from a number of sporty touches including new front and bumper designs, side mouldings, dual exhausts, LED daytime running lights and graphite grey alloy with red brake calipers.

On the inside the Kia cee’d GT car receives seats, finished in leather and with power lumbar Red stitching is applied to the leather wheel and gear knob, and is black headlining and high-gloss trim garnish.

Providing comfort and convenience are a host of items, including air conditioning, control with a speed automatic lights, cornering reversing sensors, Bluetooth connectivity with music and voice recognition, a six speaker player with iPod a unique ‘GT’ TFT LCD display, windows, electrically operated and folding mirrors with lights and privacy glass on the windows and tailgate.

The comprehensive specification includes Electronic Control (ESC) and Vehicle Management (VSM), Hill-start Control (HAC), anti-lock (ABS) with Electronic Distribution (EBD) and Brake (BAS), six airbags with a switch for the front passenger’s a seat-belt reminder warning, door unlocking and ISOFIX mounting points.

The Kia cee’d GT car adds a seven-inch touchscreen satellite navigation, European and full UK postcode recognition; a camera display integrated the navigation screen; heated seats and a heated steering and an engine start/stop button a smart entry system. standard are exterior door illumination, rain-sensing front dual-zone automatic air conditioning an ioniser, an automatic de-fog an automatic-dimming rear-view mirror and adaptive headlights with washers and automatic levelling in of the cornering lights on the Kia cee’d GT

Warranty and servicing

The Kia cee’d GT, every Kia car, comes a seven-year, 100,000-mile fully warranty. Servicing is required 12 months or 10,000 miles, comes soonest. Retail are able to take advantage of Care-3 and Care-3 Plus servicing packages, which inflation-proof routine maintenance for the three or five services

Both are fully transferable to owners.


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