The Kia Picanto has accustomed an amend for the 2021 archetypal year, with all variants bar the range-topping GT now on auction and accessible in showrooms.
Pricing has risen $300 at the access level, with the MY21 Kia Picanto ambit now priced from $14,690 additional on-road costs for the Picanto S with a five-speed chiral transmission.
The mid-range Picanto GT-Line now starts from $16,140 additional ORCs for the chiral – a acceleration of $250 – while automated chiral for both the S and GT-Line adds $1600.
As carsales has ahead reported, the MY21 Kia Picanto ushers in a array of detail changes including upgraded MFR halogen headlights for S variants.
Meanwhile, GT-Line and GT grades aces up redesigned fog lights, a revised ‘tiger-nose’ grille and lower air intake, new 16-inch admixture auto and brighter bump halogen headlights.
Carry-over appearance accommodate an 8.0-inch touch-screen with wireless smartphone and bifold Bluetooth connectivity, as able-bodied as a 4.2-inch colour apparatus cluster.
Power for all variants bar the GT comes from a 1.2-litre four-cylinder petrol agent (62kW/122Nm), active the advanced auto through a five-speed chiral or four-speed automated transmission.
The GT uses a punchier 1.0-litre three-cylinder ‘Kappa’ turbo-petrol agent (74kW/172Nm) commutual with a five-speed chiral gearbox.
A agent from Kia Australia said a adjournment on the top-spec Picanto GT agency appraisement will be accessible afterpiece to the flagship variant’s arrival, accepted to be in November, but carsales understands that it will alpha from $18,990 additional ORCs – $800 added than before.
The MY21 Kia Picanto ambit additionally carries over the Korean brand’s seven-year assurance with fixed-price application and roadside assist.
How abundant does the 2021 Kia Picanto cost?S chiral – $14,690S automated – $16,290GT-Line chiral – $16,140GT-Line automated – $17,740GT – $18,990 (TBC)*Pricing excludes on-road costs