Kia officially presented the K3 Sedan facelift in South Korea. The model, which in other markets is sold under the names of Forte and Cerato has acquired new bumpers, new lights with LED daytime running lights, a new grille and new fog lamps.
Its interior features a new infotainment system with an 8 inch screen, a new steering wheel and black shiny decorations. It is available with a 1.6 liter turbo engine producing 132 hp with 300 Nm of torque, combined with either a manual 6 speed gearbox or a 7 speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and a 1.6 liter diesel engine with 128 hp. In the US, the renewed Forte will be presented at the Detroit auto show this January and it will be offered with a 2 liter engine producing 150 hp and a 1.4 liter turbo engine delivering 130 hp.