XCeed and new Kia Ceed Sportswagon has received a hybrid power-plant.
Korean brand Kia is preparing to bring to the European market of hybrid version of XCeed and CEE’d Sportswagon (SW) at the beginning of next year. Relevant information reported by the press service of the company.
As the Director of KIA Motors Europe in the first half of 2019 sale updated family Kia Ceed showed a positive trend (+40%). The output of the hybrid version must expand the circle of buyers.
In motion innovations will be driven powertrain Plug-in Hybrid, which will include the 1.5-liter petrol unit and an electric motor, with total capacity of 141 horsepower. A couple of the unit is a 6-speed robotized transmission with two clutches.
The power of the electric motor is provided by a rechargeable battery with a capacity of 8.9 kW/h, thanks to which the reserve on a single electric range of 60 kilometers. From zero to hundreds of Kia Xceed will be dispersed for 11 seconds and Ceed SW – in 10.8 seconds.