Kia presented the production version of the KX3 Concept, which was presented the last month in the Guangzhou auto show. The production model, which will be sold in China from March 2015, does not differ much from the concept, having slightly different lights and fog lights. Compared with the concept it is 10 mm longer, reaching 4.270 mm, 15 mm wider (1.780 mm), it has a height of 1.630 mm and wheelbase of 2.590 mm.
The car is aimed at a young audiences, it is constructed on the same platform as the Hyundai ix25 and it will be the competitor of the Renault Captur, the Peugeot 2008 and the Opel Adam Rocks. In China it will be offered with two petrol engines, a 1. liter atmospheric with 123 hp and 151 Nm of torque, and a turbo 1.6 liter with 200 hp and 264 Nm of torque. The first is combined with a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission, with the latter being combined exclusively with a seven-speed dual clutch automatic transmission.
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