Kia Motors UK Limited it to add a new top of the range ‘4’ version complete with increased power output and high level of specification to its cee’d and cee’d SW line-ups. The ‘4’ version is an extension of Kia’s simple trim naming structure and sits above the existing ‘1’, ‘2’ and ‘3’.
The Cee’d ‘4’ hatchback and Cee’d SW ‘4’ family estate car share the same 1.6 litre CRDi turbodiesel engine that produces 126bhp, up from 113bhp on other trim versions. A six speed manual transmission is standard and a 4 speed automatic transmission is available as an option on the Cee’d SW ‘4’. Top speed on both manual variants is 122mph with 0-60mph in 10.6 seconds. CO2 emissions for the Cee’d ‘4’ are 119 g/km, placing it in VED band ‘C’, whilst the combined-cycle fuel consumption figure is an economical 62.8mpg.
The exterior has a more sporting appearance with 17 inch alloy wheels, black bezel headlights and rear window privacy glass. The interior has full black leather upholstery with front heated seats, leather trimmed steering wheel and gear knob. There is also the addition of cruise control, steering wheel mounted controls and electrically operated heated and folding door mirrors.
The Kia Cee’d ‘4’ and Kia Cee’d SW ‘4’ are available to order now and priced at £19,195 and £20,345 respectively on-the-road.