At the Shanghai motor show 2017 held sedan premier Kia Pegas. While the novelty presented to the public as a concept, it is expected that the production version of the model will not differ from the source.
Outside Kia Pegasus it appeared similar in many respects to the North American one Rio pattern but on a machine for a conventional hood mounted Celestial instead Trauma safety flat thresholds, simpler to manufacture rear pillar, as well as simplified forms of the boot and lamps.
Being built on the basis of the Kia K2 previous generation, the new Pegasus reaches a length of 4380 mm, that is, he has turned to 20 mm shorter than the new Rio. Four-door wheelbase is 2570 mm. Sedan interior yet remains classified.
From Rio novelty it was also the most successful rear suspension. As for engines, the new Kia Pegas China will be offered only with derated 1.4-liter engine capacity of 95 forces. Of transmissions – five-speed mechanical or four-speed automatic.
Pegasus Kia sales in China will begin in the second half of 2017. Releasing a budget model agreed in a joint venture Dongfeng Yueda Kia. According to preliminary data, the price of the car will start from 9500 USD.