Interestingly, South Korea’s 2018-2019 Kia Ceed – car made in Europe by Europeans for Europeans.
Externally hatchback looks very stylish and sophisticated.
The basis of the full face of the car is put friendly “smile” grille.
But the dynamism of the exterior to better assess completely different perspective.
That silhouette at 2018-2019 Kia Ceed rapid best seen when looking at the model behind it as it goes into the horizon.
At the same time, the bright appearance of the machine is combined with practicality.
The developers managed to successfully combine stylishness with the utility.
Rubber pad at the bottom of the front bumper protects the body from unpleasant surprises and special fasteners for roof rails are provided on the roof.
Summing up the impressions of the appearance of a hatchback, it should be noted that the 2018-2019 Kia Ceed is not faceless family car, a bright individual, in which the mixed practicality, sportiness and even the premium.
However, the main features of the premium for the vehicle are found within its interior.
Today’s global challenge that the South Korean automaker – a conquest of the mass market.
And, I must say, Koreans quite successfully cope with this task, offering European car market, which is equipped with almost Premium, at very reasonable price.
The center console in the 2018-2019 Kia Ceed deployed slightly toward the driver, and as it alludes to the “who’s boss”.
Among the options of the car is almost everything, what can dream of an ordinary driver.
Here in the presence and cruise control and speed limiter, and Bluetooth, and USB -Entrance.
More expensive version of a hatchback equipped with a touch screen.
he was not in the test sample, but there a lot of things without it.
On the back row of seats for two persons vdostatke, but in the case of a third passenger will have to be patient.
To complain about the shortage of headroom will not work – thanks to the original form of the body in the hatchback it has turned out quite a high ceiling.
Spacious interior and small external dimensions make it seem that the luggage load will be nowhere to go, but this impression is wrong.
The luggage compartment at the 2018-2019 Kia Ceed quite roomy with a large loading opening.
Its volume in the normal state is 380 liters, while the second row seats folded luggage compartment capacity increases to 1318 liters ti.
Whatever was not perfectly equipped car, he will be able to create a good impression only if its engine, transmission and suspension are able to provide decent acceleration and confident control.
And 2018-2019 Kia Ceed with it all right.
The petrol 1.6-liter 129-strong engine paired with an automatic transmission 6 A range provides quite a decent vehicle dynamics and extremely comfortable driving.
On acceleration from zero to 100 kilometers per hour 10.2 seconds is required here, and the maximum speed reaches 190 kilometers per hour.
But those who love podinamichnee can recommend a mechanical transmission.
In addition, she will poekonomichnee.
The fee for the opportunity to own not shift gears quite significant.
Automatic gearbox in practice increases the fuel consumption in city at least one and a half liters in comparison with the “mechanics”.
On the track the difference smaller.
Gasoline consumption in the city of this engine is 9.5 liters, the countryside – 5.2 liters, and mixed mode – about 6.8 liters.
The engine by pressing the accelerator pedal responds adequately and quickly, but the transmission works with a certain laziness.
For those who prefer an active riding, handy manual mode.
With a sharp acceleration maneuvers at the box better job in manual mode, where the transmission can be switched using the paddle.
But the one who does not want to sacrifice any dynamic or efficiency would be well advised to choose 2018-2019 Kia Ceed Diesel 1.6 liter engine, but, unfortunately, in our country it is not available.
Suspension hatchback independent both from the front ( “McPherson”) and rear (multi-link design).
The car “shot down” and “resilient” in him a sense of balance between comfort and precision control. 2018-2019 Kia Ceed is equipped with electric power steering, the productivity of the machine which the owner can change to your liking.
“Comfort” mode is useful when driving at low speeds and during parking.
“Normal” mode – universal and for movement in the country has a mode of “sport.”
In general, hatchback 2018-2019 Kia Ceed has every reason to be kept for a long time among the cars – the leaders of the compact class.
Note that the length of the model reaches 431 cm, width is 178 cm, height – 147 centimeters.
The length of the wheelbase of the machine reaches the 265-ti centimeters and a height clearance – 15 centimeters ti.
Also note that in the Russian market model is presented even with the 1.4-liter petrol engine capacity of 100 horsepower.
Recall that in the base 2018-2019 Kia Ceed equipped with halogen headlights, steel preassembled on rims, rear spoiler, rear wiper, heated rear window, heated and electrically adjustable door mirrors, front electric windows, central locking with remote control, trip computer, multifunction steering wheel, Tilt steering wheel height and reach, air conditioning and audio system.
The interior decoration of plastic and cloth were used here.
In addition, the basic version of the car is equipped with anti-lock braking system ABS Brakes, Brake Assist Brake Assist, brake force distribution EBD and six airbags.
Cost hatchback 2018-2019 Kia Ceed range from $ 18,500 for the Classic version and $ 20.800 for the version Premium.