Kia has recently announced the official starting price of the Pro_Cee’d in the United Kingdom, where the three-door hot hatch will set you back for 19,995 GBP.
Kia’s response to models like the Opel Astra GTC OPC, the three-door Golf GTI or Focus ST is named the Pro_Cee’d GT and it’s the company’s first attempt in this segment. The model in question is now available to order in the United Kingdom where the cheapest version will set you back for 19,995 GBP. The three-door hot hatch will arrive in the company’s dealerships across the country starting with the 1st of August, and it will be followed by the five-door version in early 2014.
The new Kia Pro_Cee’d GT will be offered in two trim levels, the GT and the GT Tech, with the first one including features like the Recaro seats, the red brake calipers, the Bluetooth, air conditioning, six-speaker stereo system, 18-inch alloy wheels and the company’s seven-year / 100,000-mile warranty. The GT Tech will add the 7-inch touch screen with satellite navigation, heated steering wheel and seats, rearview camera, adaptive headlights and more, and it will set you back for 22,495 GBP. Power is provided by a 201 HP and 265 Nm of torque 1.6 liter direct injection Gamma turbo petrol engine, mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. FWD is standard and there is no AWD option.