2017 Kia Picanto Revealed

2017 Kia Picanto Revealed

The all-new Kia Picanto city auto made its public launching at the 2017 Geneva International Electric motor Program. The new Picanto will take place sale across Europe from the beginning of Q2 2017.

Now in its third-generation, the brand-new Kia Picanto brings a new, more youthful and also energetic personality to the A-segment. Flaunting an assertive new style as well as a high-grade, modern brand-new cabin, the most recent model also offers buyers better capacity for customisation and guarantees to be the most versatile automobile in its class.

2017 Kia Picanto Exterior and Interior

The third-generation Picanto take advantage of a stylish transformation, taking designing ideas from Kia’s Rio and Ceed versions. A ‘tiger-nose’ grille provides the Picanto an enormous face while a bold front bumper resembles an angry mouth and also creases down the side include extra aesthetic passion. All models gain from angular front lights including LED daytime running lights, foglights and also LED brake lights.

2017 Kia Picanto Revealed

The Picanto’s interior is a lot more sizable compared to the previous generation’s and supplies a minimalistic, yet excellent quality feel. Highlights include the free-standing seven-inch infomercial system, steering wheel placed controls and the trim item that prolongs across the dashboard’s width.

You can pick from a selection of interior colours– varying from subtle black to bold lime– and a choice of towel or optional fabricated natural leather seats with colour contrasting boosting and also sewing.

2017 Kia Picanto Revealed

2017 Kia Picanto Under on Hood

As you would certainly anticipate, the Picanto’s engine variety is based around frugal gas engines. Both the existing options– a three-cylinder 1.0-litre gas with 66bhp and also 71lb/ft of torque and a four-cylinder 1.2-litre petrol with 83bhp– are carried over to this brand-new car, yet signing up with the array is a new turbocharged 1.0-litre petrol. With 99bhp, it’s one of the most effective option in the array, and also can push the Picanto to 60mph in 10.1 sec. It’s most likely to also be the most affordable option, although main MPG and also CARBON DIOXIDE numbers have yet to be revealed. The default transmission selection is a five-speed manual, however a four-speed automatic is offered as an alternative on the 1.25-litre petroleum.

2017 Kia Picanto price and release date

The Picanto will be launched in Q2 of 2017 after its launching at the 2017 Geneva Electric motor Show. Kia claims versions equipped with the new 1.0-litre turbo engine will not be offered up until completion of 2017. Entry-level designs could cost around ₤ 9,000 while top-spec GT-Line versions can set you back greater than ₤ 13,000.