The Magentis is Kia's flagship saloon and since its introduction around 175,000 have been sold worldwide.
The Magentis is Kia's flagship saloon and since its introduction around 175,000 have been sold worldwide. It was voted 'Best Family Car' at the annual AA/Association of Scottish Motoring Writers (ASMW) Scottish Car of the Year 2001.
We tested the 2.0 litre ICE special edition which comes with ABS, all round electric windows, dual air bags and air conditioning. At only £9,995 the Magentis ICE is excellent value for money within the competitive saloon market.
Kia Magentis Road Test Data
|Model Reviewed||Kia Magentis ICE|
|Performance (manufacturers data)|
|0 - 62 mph||11.5 seconds|
|Top Speed||129 mph|
|Fuel Type||Petrol - Unleaded|
|CO2 Emissions (NEDC Figures)||g/km|
|Economy (NEDC Figures)|
|Extra Urban||42.2 mpg|
|Euro NCAP Rating||No Data|
|Warranty||3-year unlimited mileage warranty|
3-year roadside assistance covering the UK and mainland Europe
6-year anti-perforation warranty
|Price (when tested on the 25/02/04)||£ 9,995|