AutoBlog.gr says these are official photos with the upcoming 2013 Kia pro_cee'd GT. To debut in Geneva this March.
These are official photos with the upcoming 2013 Kia pro_cee'd GT.
Set to debut in March at the Geneva Motor Show along with the hatchback variant, the pro_cee'd GT has already been revealed showing a more aggressive body kit with a new front bumper and bigger air intakes. It also boasts LED headlamps and red accents, while the honeycomb grille sports a "GT" logo. In addition, the hotter version of the pro_cee'd has beefier side skirts, a redesigned rear bumper and a black roof.
Compared to the standard variant, the GT model comes with 18-inch alloy wheels and a lower and stiffer suspension. The front brake discs measure 300x28mm while the ones at the back are 262x10mm with red calipers. Although for now photos of the cabin are not available, the interior gets aluminum pedals, Recaro sport seats and a new trim.
Kia has already confirmed the pro_cee'd GT will be powered by a 1.6-liter turbocharged GDI engine mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. Its output is estimated at 200 hp (149 kW) and 265 Nm (195 lb-ft), enough for a 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint in 7.9 seconds.
Set to go into production in mid-May, the 2013 Kia pro_cee'd GT is expected to cost 23,000 GBP. In Greece it should begin from 24,000 - 25,000 EUR.