Korean engineering company KIA will begin mass production of the new KIA Ceed station wagon or Shooting Break. Debut of new products scheduled for autumn this year at the Paris motor show.
This is reported by the reviewers specialized portals, referring to the head of product planning David Labrosse, KIA. The prototype of the novelties under the name KIA Proceed presented at the Frankfurt motor show in September 2017. The concept is positioned as “extended hot hatch” and was developed by specialists of the European design Studio of the automaker.
Under the hood of the standard version of the KIA Ceed is a 1.4-litre aspirated engine with recoil 100 horsepower. In addition it provides a 1-liter 120-horsepower engine and the turbo 1.4-litre engine with 140 HP, the Diesel range of new items represented a 1.6-liter unit with capacity of 115 and 136 HP. They are paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox and 7 cell “robot” with two clutches.
In 2019 the new KIA Ceed will receive system of a mild hybrid. DVS will be able to work with the side grid on 48 volts, which will improve fuel economy and reduce harmful emissions.
Dmytro Pavlychko – RIA VistaNews