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New Picanto 'City' goes on sale at Hendy Kia


The new three-door Picanto is now available to test drive and purchase at Hendy Kia Cosham and Hendy Kia Eastleigh.

Hampshire (PRWEB UK) 27 October 2012

Hendy Kia is delighted to announce that the new Kia three-door Picanto ‘City' is the latest model to grace the ‘Originals' collection. The attractive new ‘Original' is available now for Hampshire motorists and is packed full of functional but fashionable features not normally associated with a car at the desirable price of £10,245. The ‘Originals' models were born from the idea of a fashion collection, meaning the models offer a hint glamour that will get heads turning alongside their assured practicality.

Mark Busby, New Car Sales Director, Hendy Kia said: “We're very excited to see the arrival of the Picanto ‘City', the latest model of the already immensely popular Picanto. We are confident that the new Picanto ‘City' will attract more motorists to Kia, not just because they represent excellent value for money but for their desirability, style and quality.”

The Picanto ‘City' boasts an exciting exterior look in either metallic Blaze Red or Bright Silver, highlighted further by the signature red grille, 14” alloy wheels and chrome door handles, ensuring the people of Hampshire can arrive in style and exude confidence with the trendy ‘City'. Its high specification, alongside heated door mirrors and front fog lights which come as standard, includes reversing sensors to make parking in those tight spaces convenient and effortless.

The charm doesn't stop on the outside; the interior boasts premium cloth upholstery, ample storage and a leather trimmed steering wheel with audio controls, air conditioning and iPod connectivity. Features unique to the ‘City' include ambient LED lighting and a “Hollywood” style vanity mirror with three-stage illumination sequence. The Bluetooth connectivity allows the driver to make hands-free calls via voice recognition and stream music wirelessly.

The ‘City' is also environmentally responsible producing just 99g/km of CO2 and delivers an impressive 67.3 mpg making it exempt from road tax. On top of this the ‘City' delivers comprehensive safety features including Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Stability Management and Hill Assist Control. The ‘City' is also the pioneer of the Picanto range, being the first to be fitted with Cornering Brake Control, and is also one of the few five-seaters to be equipped with five three-point seatbelts all round.

Naturally, ‘City' is covered by Kia's pioneering seven-year warranty and owners can cover the first three services of the car with Kia's Care-3 service package for just £269.The Picanto ‘City' is one of the first models to adopt Kia's new re-designed bonnet badge, which will adorn new models progressively over the coming months.

To find out more about the Picanto 'City' or to take a test drive please contact your local Hendy Kia dealership today:

Hendy Kia Cosham Southampton Road, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 4RW Tel: 023 9232 2900

Hendy Kia Eastleigh M3 Trade Park, Leigh Road, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9YA Tel 023 8027 1271

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