2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed and 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed GT – diametrically different hatchbacks

New 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed – year – the three-door model from the Korean auto manufacturer, has appeared on the Russian open spaces in May this year. According to the company’s products after spending – 2018-2019 Kia ​​has an excellent controllability, high-quality equipment and a stylish exterior design of the sports hatchback. We can add that its price is higher than that of a conventional five-door 2018-2019 Kia Ceed. But in our opinion a real hot hatchback – new 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed GT – year, however, and the cost of it in Europe is 30 thousand euros.


Price trehdverki 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed starts at 689,900 rubles, while 2018-2019 Kia Sid with five-door body is from 579,900 rubles. Our review will try to find out whether the money a sports version of the hatchback with three-door body. We estimate the exterior and interior design, ease of placing the driver and passengers, consider the characteristics and level of equipment complete sets. In general, we try to find all sports notes, which are spoken by the KIA.

The style exterior beginner Korean brand is consistent with the company’s new corporate trends of KIA . Just want to note that the new 2018-2019 Kia in after spending recorded in Red Dot Award (nomination structural design) and the iF Design Award (nominated for outstanding design).

False radiator grille in the form of tiger nose with large nostrils, stylish with a predatory look in his headlights, through the transparent dome that can be seen filling with swivel lens headlamps and LED daytime lights (optional), streamlined front bumper with air intake and longitudinal rectangles protivotumanok complemented by chrome inserts. The sloped hood decorated with splashes vyshtampovok rapidly turning into much-strewn back windshield frame.

In reviewing the new 2018-2019 Kia Pro Seed profile with pleasure at the same time we consider the powerful, athletic and beautiful body lines. Hollow sidewall surface refined door, smooth line of the roof of the dome, a monument to the stern. The car looks like a sports car, with compact glass side glazing, powerful rear roof pillars. Still a large wheel size in the wheel arches. Establishes a standard 16-inch steel and 17-inch as an option of steel or light alloy explicitly added sports notes. Rubber proposed 205/55 R16 or 225/45 R17.

Rear of the new three-door 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed hatchback even more reminiscent of a coupe. The huge rear bumper with a stylish plastic insert with additional elements of lighting covers the entire vehicle stern. Compact tailgate with a miniature glass and a large wing spoiler, the original drop-marker lamps (optional with LED), climbed high on the sidewall powerful wings. This decision aft aimed at achieving sporting effect, but completely deprives the car practicality. Also worth noting is a large loading height boot, narrow doorway.

In general, the body lines are very dynamic, and it is more sporty models give many elements: modern optics, aerodynamic parts on the sides and hood and chrome finish exhaust diffuser. High-strength steel body is very dynamic form reaches a sufficiently high coefficient characterizing the drag, which amounted to 0.30 Cx. The figure though not a record, but acceptable for a compact hatchback with a sporty touch.


In fact, the new generation of 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed looks great in appearance can be traced desire of designers to create a sporty, aggressive and at the same time stylish and original image. So for this looks set five-plus.

  • Dimensions body model 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed is 4310 mm long, 1780 mm (from the rear view 2035 mm mirrors) in width, 1430 mm in height, the size of the wheelbase – 2650 mm, and the value of clearance (clearance) 140 mm.
  • Vehicle curb weight varies from 1261 kg to 1295 kg, depending on the installed transmission and the availability of additional equipment.
  • Traditionally complement the description of the exterior model variants enamel available colors for paint finishes: base – Cassa White (white), Metallic – Machine Silver (dark gray), Planet Blue (dark blue), Infra Red (bright red), Techno Orange ( orange) and black pearl (black pearl).

Salon Korean hatchback 2018-2019 Kia after spending was created taking into account the preferences of Europeans, the emphasis is not only ergonomic, but also on the use of extremely high-quality materials and rich basic equipment. At the exit from the KIA Rro See’d it turned out excellent and modern interior, very comfortable and with the emphasis of youth oriented.

Inside, five seats and still enough space not only for the driver and front passenger, but also for those who sit in the second row. With one exception, the back is better to stay together and not a passenger suffering from claustrophobia – small side windows, a powerful roof rack evoke a sense of stiffness. Comfort heated front seats are very comfortable, with thick padding and a moderate, but, alas, unsportsmanlike lateral support back and hips.

Multi-function steering wheel is heated and leather braided adjustable in two planes, stylish and informative instrument panel – with three large radii and TFT-LCD trip computer. The center console audio system (CD, MP3, AUX USB, IPOD Bluetooth speaker 6) and air conditioning. Available cruise control, electric mirrors, electric power steering Flex Steer with a choice of operating modes (Comfort, Normal, Sport), ABS and the ESS, 6-Th airbags – all in the initial configuration Comfort.

The more expensive versions of Luxe, Prestige or Premium equipment more serious, there is a dual-zone climate control with air ionizer, paddle shifters control automatic gearbox, rain and light sensors, light-emitting diodes in the front and rear lights, ESC, BAS, VSM, HAC, panel Supervision of devices with 7-inch screen, advanced multimedia system with 4,3 or 7-inch screen (touch-sensitive controls, the navigator), electric handbrake, parking sensors, a rearview camera, xenon, a panoramic sunroof, automatic jockey (Smart Parking Assist system ), keyless access. These are now heaped car European class-C.

It remains only to talk about the trunk of three door 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed. With a full interior passengers can download the 380 liters of luggage, folding rear row backrest separate cargo volume increases to 1225 liters.

For ergonomics, quality materials, a high level of assembly and filling of the basic configuration the new 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed put five.

Specifications 2018-2019 Kia after spending -: with regard to the filling of the working of the new model, for all kitting 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed provided for Russian motorists offered only one power unit, gasoline DOHC D-CVVT capacity of 1.6 liters, develops power of 129 hp at rpm minute 6300. The engine is equipped with a timing belt 16 valves and multi-point fuel injection MPI. In addition, the all-aluminum motor housing, which has contributed to the decline in the overall weight of the car.
The engine is capable of delivering the amount of torque of about 157 Nm at 4850 rpm, so the car can accelerate from the start to 100 mph in 10.5 seconds. It should however be noted that this figure is typical for cars with 6-speed manual. For a 6-speed automatic transmission, this rate will be 11.5 seconds. Fuel consumption models are very economical – in mixed mode average consumption of gasoline is from 6.4 to 6.8 liters.

Suspension front-wheel hatchback 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed – nothing particularly new is not received from the developers. trehdverke platform inherited from the five-door version of 2018-2019 Kia Seed. McPherson strut front and mnogoryichazhka rear suspension springs with hydraulic shock absorbers and stabilizer bars.
The vehicle is equipped with disc brakes with ventilated front discs. Additionally there is the parking brake on the electronics, as well as ESS system, warning of heavy braking, and has already become a traditional ABS.
As already mentioned, the new product from the Korean automaker is focused on youth contingent, so it is widely represented some of the latest electronic control systems, which have become in recent years, very popular. However, most of them are also available in the more expensive model, trim, and even as an extra-paid option.
One of these systems – New Flex Steer, was added to the electric power steering three convenient mode of operation, which include sports and riding. In addition, the new 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed can be equipped with rotary light engineering or special adaptive headlights, intelligent interior lighting, as well as traction control TCS system stability, the BAS control ESC-system for emergency braking, help when starting on inclines US, the system demisting glass chamber rearview and electronic parking assistance.
With this engine to talk seriously about the dynamic and high-speed characteristics of the 2018-2019 Kia Procida is not necessary. Normal hatchback with a modest engine and chassis is not gambling. The machine just goes, and feel the difference while driving between the Pro Ceed and Ceed impossible. In our opinion, sport is only present in the exterior of the three-door variant Ceed, with a light hand of marketers received Pro console. This significant difference in the cost of the basic version and trehdverki pyatidverki Sid is caused only by the presence of a more powerful 1.6-liter engine and a rich base set for Rro Seed.
The price for 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed in the basic version with a manual transmission is between 689.9 m rubles, with an automatic transmission -. 729 m from the .. As for the most comfortable version of the equipment, it will be equipped with only automatic, while its costs are not below 969.9 m. rubles.

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In conclusion we want to remind you that there is a really hot hatchback in the line of the Korean manufacturer, is the 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed GT. The car not only looks menacing with their distinctive body kit and alloy 18-inch wheels with tires Michelin Pilot Sport 225/40 ZR18, but also goes perfectly.

The benefit under the hood of the 2018-2019 Kia Procida Jeet mounted 1.6-liter turbocharged engine T-GDi with 204 returns in power and torque of 265 Nm. He singled out in a couple of 6 speed manual, which helps to disperse the hot hatchback to 100 mph for 7.7 seconds, top speed of 230 mph.

For 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed – GT designers changed the characteristics of the suspension and steering, lowered to 120 mm ground clearance, suspension became more rigid and sharp steering with highly informative. large brake discs (front 300 mm, rear 262 mm) is also set, the brakes are capable of a speed of 100 mph ensure the car stops less than 35 meters distance.

Inside, 2018-2019 Kia will sit GT – racing with the anatomical profile of Recaro seats and a full stuffing. Honed chassis and steering 2018-2019 Kia Pro Sid GT -, the German test pilots at the Nürburgring in Germany, known for its treacherous turns.
The trouble here is only that the hot hatch Pro Ceed GT is scheduled to release a limited edition of 500 cars, and the price in Europe is 29,990 euros. Here it is, the real value of the sports hatchback, Kojima is the 2018-2019 Kia Pro Ceed GT – year.