Kia's Summer Offerings
by JASON MOORE
For the summer season Kia has a lot to offer that would keep the whole family happy.
To keep the kids entertained during long trips, the Sedona models and Carens seven seat models will now include a fully integrated multimedia cinema system consisting of wireless headphones surround sound with games console compatibility. The large screen DVD player is a sure hit with all passengers.
And due to the success of the original launching of Carens model, Kia will offer discounts on the entire Carens range for all would-be mothers. And guess what? The series of discounts to be given will depend on the number of babies that a mother is expecting. Initial offer for one baby will start at £100 up to the point of giving free Carens for those expecting moms plus an array of offers for all those in between.
Aside from the unique discount offerings Kia will also introduced two special edition Carens models: the G5 and the GS5 both with high quality Kia catalytic converter. And for as little as £1000 less than the standard G and GS models upon which these two new models are based, buyers will get the chance to avail of the impressive specification that includes front and rear electric windows, alloy wheels, and a redesigned chrome tailgate badge.
And due to the increased demand for cee’d S, GS, and LS diesel derivatives they will be offered at the same price as their petrol counterparts. The savings that buyers will get will reach up to £1000.
The cee’d SR models will also feature ABS, remote central locking, CD with MP3 player and 16” alloy wheels. The prices of the cee’d SR models will start from £10,495.
Kia will also expand its Rio Line, a special edition ‘Red’ model, which has been introduced with a choice of 1.4 LS manual and 1.5 CRDi versions with a significant savings of £680 off the normal price list. The focus of the ‘Red’ model is on safety and luxury that is why it features twin side and curtain airbags, leather covered steering wheel and gear knob coupled with premium upholstery, metal pedals, and interior trim. The limited availability and extra features provide the Red Rio with an exclusive luxurious look and feel that is not only good on the outside but is also conveyed on the driving performance.
To top off the passenger car segment, Kia will launch its Picanto LS with one year’s free insurance at an even more affordable price. And as the 4x4 market is growing so will Kia’s range of Sportage 2.0 Xi special edition petrol model and the Sorento Xi automatic and manual diesel, special edition. The Sportage Xi will have a price that is lower than the XE model by about £1,350 and lower than the Sorento Xi by £1000. The Sportage range will have a price starting at £13,995 while the Sorento range will be priced at £18,995. Kia will also be offering its special edition TITAN Sportage with 17” Rimfire alloy wheels and metallic paint.