The new 201-hp Kia Ceed GT is a big evolution compared to its predecessor in terms of driving dynamics.
A new Kia crossver will join the Ceed range sometime later this year.
The XCeed might also gain a plug-in hybrid powertrain later this year.
Kia says it has lots to show us, but Hyundai will adopt different launching strategies .
Kia will add the plug-in hybrid option to the Ceed Sportswagon towards the end of the year.
The Koreans are developing a new Ceed-based crossover that will slot between the Stonic and the Sportage.
The XCeed is based on the new-gen Ceed and will probably arrive with FWD only.
Kia’s new compact hatch offers great value, good comfort and smart looks, but are they enough?.
The 198 HP Ceed GT starts from £25,535, undercutting the more powerful VW Golf GTI by £5,400.
The 2019 ECOTY winner will be announced on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show, on March 4, next year.
This class is extremely hard to crack, so the latest Ceed should be competitive in all areas in order to succeed.
A host of new Kia plug-in hybrid models are just around the corner.