Representatives of the Korean automaker 2018-2019 Kia has repeatedly openly hinted that in a difficult economic situation in the Russian market of the company is willing to go to some losses in order to maintain or even expand its market share.
And the first confirmation of their words become voiced recently prices restyled compact hatchback called the 2018-2019 Kia Picanto.
The initial cost of the car will start with a mark of 489.9 thousand rubles, which is 35 thousand less compared to dorestaylingovoy model.
However, the Korean automaker’s generosity can be explained by other reasons.
Reducing the cost of the car was feasible thanks to the opportunity to buy a novelty three-door with a manual 5-band transmission and 66-horsepower (95 Nm), 1.0-liter (998 cm / cc) engine in the most simple embodiment of equipment called «Classic».
It is in this configuration and with the 2015 model year 2018-2019 Kia Picanto three-door body and will cost the Russian buyers 489 900 rubles.
First in such an equipment the company produced a five-door hatchback with a configuration.
In addition, the basic equipment and the list within the same equipment variant differs depending on the configuration of the body.
For example, a three-door 2018-2019 Kia Picanto will be electric exterior mirrors, heating of the first row of seats and heated steering wheel, which are present in the five-door hatchback.
It turns out that the decline in prices can be attributed to the generosity of the motor companies are not, and the absence of 3 points in the list of equipment and 2 doors.
In addition, if we talk about the value of “pyatidverki” in the Classic version, it turns out that in the framework of the update, it has risen by about 5 000 rubles.
Among the equipment available for all variants 2018-2019 Kia Picanto 2015, we can note the presence of audio package Power windows on all doors and folding at a ratio of 40 to 60 back sofa.
Koreans claim that the height of the clearance (clearance) of the machines destined for the Russian market is higher than that of cars, shipped to other countries – 15.2 centimeters.
As for the other dimensions of new items, the length of it reaches 359.5 cm, width rests on the mark 149.5 centimeters, height is not more than 159-year-centimeters and the wheelbase length is 238.5 centimeters.
It should be noted that the volume of the luggage compartment in a hatchback 2018-2019 Kia Picanto is only 292 liters, and model weight in running order does not exceed 885 kilos.
Point number 2 in the program for the updated car adaptation for the Russian weather conditions listed installing mud flaps on all four wheels.
Next grade restyled car has received the name of Comfort.
Regardless of the version of the body in its composition included heated seats and steering wheel, air conditioning, central locking with remote control, music system with the ability to connect external storage devices, anti-lock braking system ABS and Brake Assist Brake Assist.
The cost of the equipment will start with a mark of 604.9 thousand rubles.
It will also most cheap when you buy a more powerful 2018-2019 Kia Picanto 2015 with 1.2-liter (1248 cm / cc) unit capacity of 85 horsepower (120 Nm) and an automatic 4-speed transmission.
Thus, the 3-door hatchback version of this was estimated at 634 900 rubles, and the 5-door model – 644 900 rubles.
Two other equipment – Luxe and Prestige – will cost the Russian motorists in 729,900 and 774,900 rubles, respectively.
These variants of equipment will be available only when purchasing 2018-2019 Kia Picanto 2015 five-door modification and a 85-horsepower engine.
The Luxe version of the list of options listed rims made of light alloys, cruise control, rear parking sensors, communications Bluetooth, heated windshield washer nozzles and fog lights.
Also, instead of the air conditioner is installed climate control, and a standard dashboard replaced informative screen Supervision.
The list of equipment configuration Prestige Music System appear on six speakers (instead of four), engine start button, keyless access to the interior, help function at the start of the hill and the ESP stabilization system.
In the Russian market sales restyling hatchback 2018-2019 Kia Picanto will start in mid-May 2015 year.