Though THACO has not launched a model utilizing the identical 2.0L engine as on the outdated model, the comparability between the 2 high-end variations K3 1.6 Premium and Cerato 2.0 Premium remains to be utterly appropriate as a result of the comfy gear is offered by the producer. Export presents the most effective choices attainable.
First, the largest and most blatant adjustments come proper from the outside design model. Overview the brand new K3 brings a sportier, extra highly effective look. To enter element, clients will in flip understand the next factors: The K3’s lighting system is all LED expertise, whereas on the Cerato fog lights are nonetheless halogen bulbs. The tail lamps between the 2 generations have been modified graphically, and the entrance lights on the K3 use a reflector design as a substitute of the outdated projector mannequin.
Seamless wheels are undoubtedly additionally a distinguishing issue. The multi-spoke design on the K3 makes it extra fascinating and splendid than the 5-spoke type of the automobile Kia Cerato.
Going contained in the cabin, the general format and design will not be too totally different. Kia K3 Primarily upgraded with extra facilities. The producer appears to favor the entrance seats, when including full heating and cooling to the pair of seats. The driving force’s seat beforehand solely had electrical adjustment, however now provides the flexibility to recollect the place. The infotainment show can also be a significant breakthrough. From Cerato utilizing solely 8 inch display screen, this has elevated to 10.25 inch, absolutely supporting Apple CarPlay / Android Auto. In consequence, the K3 has the flexibility to detonate remotely, which the outdated Cerato didn’t have.
Final however not least is the addition of a tire stress sensor system. Though not a lot, it’s nonetheless essential for the K3 to be a bit safer than its predecessor.
With a excessive worth distinction of 15-20 million VND for every model, it’s clear that this quantity is just too small to compensate for the sequence of adjustments talked about above that Kia brings. Nevertheless, Kia K3 continues to carry essentially the most engaging worth within the C-segment sedan phase, promising to firmly take over the throne left by Cerato, it’s tough for any competitor to compete.