The new Kia Cee’d goes on sale in the UK from 1 June, priced from £14,395.
The all-new Cee’d is designed, engineered and built in Europe, and features a much higher quality interior than its predecessor.
The second-generation model is available with four engines from launch, including 1.4 and 1.6 petrols, plus 1.4 and 1.6 diesels.
The 126bhp 1.6-litre CRDi diesel fitted with stop/start is capable of 76mpg and produces emissions of 97g/km. It is priced from £16,295.
The Cee’d is available in five trims: 1, 2, 3, 4 and 4 Tech.
All models come with air-conditioning, a multifunction steering wheel, front electric windows, daytime running lights, remote central locking, a cooled glovebox, split folding rear seats, an iPod compatible stereo, USB port with Bluetooth, ESP electronic stability control and six airbags.
Cee’d 2 adds 16-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, a leather steering wheel, cruise control and rear parking sensors.
Cee’d 3 features automatic lights and wipers, dual-zone air-conditioning, sat-nav and a reversing camera.
Cee’d 4 comes with 17-inch alloy wheels, heated leather front seats and a premium centre console.
The top of the range Cee’d Tech 4 features a panoramic sunroof, electrically adjustable driver's seat, the Parallel Parking Assist System with front parking sensors, Lane Departure Warning System and Xenon headlights.
All new Kia Cee’ds are made in Slovakia and come with a seven year/100,000-mile warranty.
The Cee’d is also available with Kia's Care-3 fixed price servicing package, priced from £299.
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