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Kia Ceed Hatchback

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0 out of 5 stars

We haven't yet driven the Kia Ceed 1.4D CRDi 90 1, but as soon as we do, our verdict will appear here.

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Key facts

13 secs
Top speed
106 mph
Average mpg
Tank range
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Buyer's notes

Target Price team says:

Our favourite engine in the Ceed is the 126bhp 1.6-litre diesel. It pulls strongly, revs sweetly and is relaxed at motorway speeds. The 1.6 petrol doesn’t feel nearly as punchy as its 133bhp would suggest, and even the 201bhp 1.6 turbo GT version is brisk rather than genuinely fast.

There’s a wide range of trims available, so you can spec your car to be basic and cheap or fully tooled-up, with various degrees in between. Whichever model you go for, though, you’ll get air-con, front electric windows, central locking, an iPod-compatible CD stereo and Bluetooth connectivity at the very least.

Reader test team says:

Kia Ceed Hatchback 1.6 CRDi 126 2 ISG 5dr

The car itself is a great car. Mpg is good, drives smooth enough, gadgets are great. A few small niggles though. 1. The suspension is way too soft,…

Daniel Marsh

4 out of 5 stars

Kia Ceed Hatchback 1.6 CRDi 126 2 ISG 5dr

Bought a nearly new Kia Ceed CRDI 1.6 Auto in April 2014. I needed to get a car quickly and decided to go for a Ceed out of a shortlist made of a…

Eric Camier

3 out of 5 stars

Kia Ceed Hatchback 1.6 CRDi 126 4 ISG 5dr

Cabin is premium. Included on this car are: leather seats, heated seats, heated steering wheel, dual climate control, sat nav, reversing camera,…

Daniel Lockey

5 out of 5 stars

Kia Ceed Hatchback 1.6 CRDi 126 2 ISG 5dr

Before purchasing the Kia I also tried the Ford Focus as a comparison and was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the Ceed compared to the Ford.…

Philip Jones

5 out of 5 stars
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