Kia is introducing a three door version of the Kia Picanto for the first time since the model appeared in 2004. This new three door version will go on sale in the UK from the 1st September. The three door Kia Picanto offers four trim specifications: 1, 1 Air, Halo and Equinox. The 1 and 1 Air carry over from the five-door and offer buyers a great value specification whilst the Halo and Equinox are new to the range.
The three-door Kia Picanto has a brand new 1.0 and 1.25-litre Kappa-family petrol engines, which deliver fuel economy of up to 67.3mpg with CO2 emissions as low as 99g/km. The larger engine is available with Kia’s EcoDynamics fuel-saving technology an Intelligent Stop & Go engine stop/start system or alternatively, with automatic transmission.
All versions have electronic stability control (ESC), anti-lock brakes (ABS), electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) to apportion stopping effort to the wheels with most traction, and emergency brake assist system (BAS), ensuring maximum stopping power regardless of the pressure applied to the pedal by the driver.
Prices start from £7795 and due to the 99g/km co2 emissions VED and congestion charge is exempt.