Although not very popular in our country, Kia’s Ceed model, has a significant share in Europe. The model accounts for 28% of Kia’s sales in Europe. Ceed, one of Kia’s most preferred models, competes head-to-head with C-segment cars such as Volkswagen Golf.
The South Korean automaker, which wants to continue the success of Ceed, has decided to come up with a brand new design this time. kia, 2022 model Ceed car introduced. The new model includes obvious design changes compared to the previous model. The most prominent part of these changes is the grille at the front. The grille in the hybrid model of the new Ceed is kept in the same way as closed.
New design, new options:
When we come to the interior of the vehicle, we 12.3 inch digital instrument cluster and a 10.25-inch touchscreen. Kia offers its customers five different options in the interior. Three of these options came with the new facelift model, while the other two were options included in previous models. Vehicle colors have been further expanded with ‘Experience Green’, ‘Yucca Steel Grey’, ‘Machined Bronze (Bronze)’ and Lemon Splash (Yellow).
Engine options are turbocharged 1.0 liter, with a three-cylinder 120 hp gasoline enginestarts. This option is accompanied by a 7-speed, dual-clutch automatic transmission. The vehicle benefits from a 48V mild hybrid setup to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. This setup is also found in the 100 hp LPG powered dual fuel engine and the 1.6 liter 136 hp engine.
The plug-in hybrid powertrain offered with the wagon model combines a 1.6-liter GDI engine with a 44.5 kilowatt electric motor. The vehicle has 6 gears and a dual-clutch automatic transmission. In plug-in hybrid mode 141 horsepower and 265 torque are produced offers a battery that will allow you to travel only 58 kilometers in electric mode.
Kia will begin production of the 2022 Ceed this August at its factory in Slovakia. If the vehicle deliveries in the fourth quarter of the year will be performed.