2020 Kia Picanto Overview
2020 Kia Picanto Overview.
• Kia’s Picanto Runner is the most modern accession to the LCV section.
• The Runner is going up adjoin the Grandi10 Burden and NP200.
• The Picanto Runner can backpack burden up to 350kg in weight.
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A even as again, Kia South Africa unleashed its new Picanto Runner on bounded soil. The automobile, based totally at the Picanto Start model, offers plentiful of the aforementioned which you’d recognize from the Picanto ambit and retails for R198 995. However, the Runner has numerous suitable appearance from the blow of the variety, and Kia is acquisitive that this may augur able-bodied for the version’s achievement locally.
The Picanto ancestors is 13 models robust, with the Runner reality the trendy edition. The vehicle is powered via a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder agent that produces 49kW/95Nm, with ability reality beatific to the superior automobile via a 5-speed chiral gearbox. Belief a bald 952kg, the Picanto Runner is assertive to be a lively runabout inside the metropolis, breadth it’s far fine proper to soak up first-rate of its time.
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In settlement of practicality, Kia has brought metallic dividers to accumulate burden in abode and eliminated the rear seats to accessible up 820L of loading area. And if it truly is no longer enough, the car can booty a amount of as much as 350kg round.
The Picanto Runner is alluringly located for commitment groups to accede it as allotment of their fleet. Still, it comes up adjoin appalling competitors on this lousy contested phase.
2020 Kia Picanto Runner (MotorPress)
Hyundai Grandi10 Cargo
For those unaware, Hyundai and Kia abatement below the aforementioned ancestor company, with abounding of their motors administration the aforementioned platforms and drivetrains. The Grandi10 and Picanto are the same, however the Grandi10 Burden has been approximately for a hardly ever first-rate aeon than the Runner.
The aforementioned 1.Zero-litre agent does undertaking within the Grandi10 Cargo, however capability outputs are across the aforementioned at 48kW/94Nm. While those two motors are cousins, the Hyundai starts to look its superiority. The burden accommodation is delivered at 518L, quantity mixture lodging is additionally added at 1202L vs. 820L, additional it weighs 40kg below than the Kia.
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It moreover bests the Picanto in agreement of abundance functions, providing gadgets superior electric home windows, chiral axial locking, 14-inch tyres vs. The Picanto’s 13s, and a advanced capacity socket.
Two models accomplish up the Grandi10 Burden range, bartering for R196 500 and R234 900, respectively.
2020 Hyundai Grandi10 Burden (Hyundai