Kia Gets Zapping

Kia Rio Zapp

Kia Picanto

Rio, Cerato and Picanto Zapp! arrive nationwide this month as Kia Zapps! its hatchback range.

The Rio is getting the exclusive Kia Zapp! treatment this month as customers looking for an excellent deal can bag themselves a bargain with the Rio Zapp! The limited edition Rio Zapp! will be available in all Kia dealerships from 15 May.

Coming in at £1,000 under the current GS model at £7,495, the limited edition 1.4 litre petrol Rio Zapp! has a first-rate level of specification including air-conditioning, CD audio system with MP3 player and power steering.

With a ‘grand’ saving and one year’s free insurance, the Rio is also fully equipped in the safety department with ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), twin airbags and engine immobiliser.

Paul Williams, Managing Director of Kia Motors UK, said; "The Rio Zapp! is a great new special edition that gives car buyers a financial leg up from being able to just afford a cramped small car to actually buying a versatile family car.

"The Zapp! special editions stem from the popularity of the Picanto Zapp! which is back in showrooms at £5,995 with one year’s free insurance*. Not to be left behind, our large hatchback, the Cerato, is joining in the Zapping! fun," he added.

The limited edition 1.6 litre petrol Cerato Zapp! comes with an unrivalled Zapp! price tag of £9,995 and specification that includes air conditioning, 15" alloy wheels and remote central locking.

Published 13 May 2006 Melanie Carter
 

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