2013 Kia Cerato unveiled at Santiago Motor Show image

The South Korean based automaker Kia has recently pulled the wraps off the 2013 Cerato, during the 2012 Santiago Motor Show.

According to the car manufacturer, the Kia Cerato is also known as the K3 on its local auto market and the model is going as the Forte sedan in the United States. The 2013 Kia Cerato is getting an attractive exterior design and Kia seems to follow the steps of Hyundai in this chapter, because the boxy design has been dropped. The new Cerato is getting LED headlights and LED taillights, chrome beltline and a set of five-spoke chrome rims wrapped in high quality tires.

The interior design of the 2013 Kia Cerato has been finished in high quality material and it was equipped with the latest technology. The cabin is spacious and the latest gizmos will keep you busy. The carmaker didn’t release any details on the powertrain of the 2013 Kia Cerato for the moment but rumors are saying that its engine will be able to return 40 mpg on the highway, similar to the Hyundai Elantra. The US version of the Cerato, the 2014 Kia Forte Sedan, will make its public debut next month, during the 2012 Los Angeles Motor Show, and it will come as a sedan, coupe and hatchback.