KIA Pro_ceed GT – First Pictures

January 29, 2013 at 09:51

Korean automaker KIA showed the first pictures of sports hatchback Pro_ceed GT. Earlier it was reported that the car will be equipped with all-new 1.6-liter engine with direct injection and twin turbo. Despite such a modest amount of volume the power unit will be able to provide the maximum power output of 204-horsepower, which is 51% higher than the atmospheric engine of the previous models of the automaker, and torque is going to be increased by 61% reaching the level of 265 Nm.

2013 Kia Pro_ceed GT

2013 Kia Pro_ceed GT Photo

The core will be paired with a six-speed manual transmission; therefore the ride in this compact model is promising to be very interesting and engaging. The acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h will take only 7.9 seconds. The performance of the car, as by the comments of the critics was extremely improved compared to the standard version of the model. The chassis of the new and more sporty version will fully realize the dynamic potential of the new engine.

2013 Kia Pro_ceed GT

2013 Kia Pro_ceed GT Pic

Production of the Pro_ceed GT will be launched at the factory of KIA located in Zilina (Slovakia). The start of the conveyer belt is scheduled for the middle of May 2013. In Europe, the car will go on sale in the second half of the year.

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