Kia release new high-spec VR7 trim
By Kyle Lindsay
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 09:00
SPEC: New VR7 range from Kia
Kia are launching a new high-specification VR7 special edition trim for the Picanto, Rio and Cee’d.
All models within the range share the same standard specification, including air conditioning, leather trimmed steering wheel and gearshift, Bluetooth, and USB and AUX ports.
A selection of exterior features such as alloy wheels, reversing sensors, electrically-adjustable heated door mirrors and electric windows are also included.
The Picanto three-door VR7 1.0litre 68hp and Picanto five-door VR7 1.0litre 84hp are priced from £8,795 and feature numerous safety features.
These include ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, Brake-Assist System, Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Stability Management, six airbags and Hill-start Assist control.
The Picanto range also includes a selection of exterior extras, including silver-finished interior door handles, chrome exterior door handles, premium black upholstery and a black radiator grille.
Meanwhile, the Rio three-door and five-door 1.25litre 84hp and five-door 1.1litre CRDi 74hp are priced from £10,495 and boast savings of £1,000 on the usual range.
All the Rio models host exterior extras including body-colour bumpers, exterior door handles and door mirrors, and adds an anti-theft alarm system.
Kia’s VR7 package is also available on the pro_cee’d 1.4litre 98hp, Cee’d 5 1.4litre 98hp and 1.4litre CRDi 89hp, and the Cee’d Sportswagon 1.4litre 98hp.
Starting at £13,495, the pro_cee’d adds 16inch alloy wheels, black ‘abtract’ cloth, steering wheel mounted controls and a rear spoiler.
The cee’d 5-door and cee’d Sportswagon models also come with a rear spoiler, projection headlights, front fog lights and daytime running lights.