The 2022 Kia Cerato has formally touched down on Aussie shores with costs beginning at AU$25,990 (US$20,157) drive away.
Kia hasn’t made big upgrades to the facelifted Cerato however it has tweaked varied components of its design. For instance, it now has extra trendy headlights with integrated LED daytime operating lights whereas the rear finish has been up to date with contemporary new taillights and a unique bumper.
As talked about, costs begin at AU$25,990 for the entry-level Cerato S and rise to AU$27,990 (US$21,709) for the Sport and AU$32,690 (US$25,354) for the Sport +, and high out at AU$36,990 (US$28,689) for the GT. Pricing for the Hatch and Sedan fashions might be an identical.
Key options of the Cerato S embody LED daytime operating lights, LED positioning lamps, LED brake mild on the hatch, 16-inch metal wheels, an 8-inch infotainment display with wi-fi Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a 4.2-inch TFT LCD instrument show, Main Automobile Departure, Lane Observe Help, Driver Consideration Alert, Rear Occupant Alert, and Excessive Beam Help. A six-speaker audio system can be normal.
In the meantime, the Cerato Sport comes with distinctive 17-inch wheels, a bigger 10.25-inch infotainment show with DAB digital radio and wired Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It additionally contains auto reverse wipers, sport patterned fabric seats, and illuminated vainness mirrors. Updates loved by the Cerato Sport + included bigger rear brakes, an digital parking brake, dual-zone local weather management, heated entrance seats, Blind Sport Collision Avoidance Help, Rear Cross Site visitors Collision Avoidance Help, and Protected Exit Warning. It additionally receives an electrochromic rear-view mirror and leather-based seats.
The 2022 Kia Cerato S, Sport, and Sport + fashions all function a 2.0-liter naturally-aspirated four-cylinder engine with 112 kW (150 hp) and 192 Nm (146 lb-ft) of torque.
The flagship Cerato GT is powered by a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 201 hp (150 kW) and 195 lb-ft (265 Nm) of torque. The GT additionally has a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, multi-link rear suspension, bigger brakes, 18-inch wheels, and a sportier exterior design, in addition to an eight-speaker sound system from JBL.