Kia Cerato MY22 Model Upgrade Radio Review

We drive the upgraded Kia Cerato on a Road Test Review

Kia Cerato is the biggest selling model for Kia Australia since its launch in 2003 with more than 155,000 sold. Fast forward to 2021 and a refreshed version has just been released with the new badge and branding.

Kia Cerato - GT_24 MY22 Kia Cerato - GT_FEATURES The refreshed Cerato will retain the four grades from the current model _ S, Sport, Sport + and GT.

The S, Sport and Sport + models will be powered by the carry-over 2.0 litre 4-cylinder MPI petrol engine (112kW, 192Nm) along with 2 six speed AT.

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The GT will continue to be powered by the 1.6 litre GDI turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine (150kW, 265Nm) AND A 7 SPEED DCT. It also gets a revised Australian tuned suspension set up.

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As with the current Cerato, pricing for Hatch and Sedan will be the same. The hatch will remain largely unchanged from the rear, but the sedan gets a new look with updates to the taillights, boot and rear bumper lines.

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There are a host of comfort and safety upgrades as well. The S and Sport have a suite of safety features as part of an option pack.

Pricing starts from $25,990 driveway through to $36,990 DA for the GT along with Kia’s 7 year owner benefits.

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.