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2013 Kia Pro_cee'd GT teased

By SYF77 on 30 Nov 2012

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Kia has released a teaser sketch of the Kia Pro_cee'd GT, a high performance variant of the 2013 Pro_cee'd hatchback which will arrive in European showrooms in the second half of 2013.

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Although the illustration shows a coupe body style, five-door hatchback and estate versions are reported to be in kias pipeline as well. The Pro_ceed made its world debut at the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

The Pro_cee'd GT will be powered by a 1.6-litre turbocharged GDI four-cylinder engine linked to a six-speed manual transmission. The forced-fed lump is rumoured to generate as much as 200bhp. Given that the US-market Hyundai Veloster Turbo is already producing 201bhp, this should not come as a surprise.

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The teaser image of the Pro_cee'd GT shows a low-slung profile with an aggressive front bumper. The oversized wheels is expected be toned down in the production version. The Pro_ceedd itself is already a handsome looking hatch. The GT version should be outstanding and further strengthen Kias image in the European market.

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SYF77
Written by SYF77
I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



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Rayoflight Nov 30 2012 12:25 PM
Nice..roc lookalike
Jerrcik Dec 02 2012 06:49 AM
But more reliable than roc....no DSG leh....peace of mind
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