A variety of lorries from Kia have actually risen in rate this month– the 2nd time because August for 3 versions.

Kia has actually elevated rates on 4 of its most inexpensive versions.

The Korean cars and truck manufacturer has actually raised the rates on the Picanto, Rio, Cerato, as well as Seltos– with the exemption of the Cerato, it’s the 2nd time the versions have actually been struck with a rate increase in the previous 4 months.

The Picanto might be the tiniest cars and truck in the Kia variety, yet it’s obtained the most significant rate rise, with an added $ 500 included in the price.

Only months after its mid-life upgrade as well as value increase, the Rio has actually additionally risen by $500.

Buyers desiring a Seltos will certainly require to pay an extra $300, while the Cerato has actually seen the tiniest increase, going up by $200.

Since August 2020, the base Picanto S has actually risen by $800 in overall, from $14,390 to $15,190 prior to on-road prices, standing for a rise of 5.6 percent.

Over the exact same duration, the Rio S has actually gone from $17,490 to $18,590 prior to on-road prices– an added $1100, or 6.3 percent greater than the July rate.

The Seltos S has actually climbed in rate by $500 because the center of 2020.

An agent for Kia Australia informed CarAdvice: “the rate increases throughout the variety have actually struck fulfill currency exchange rate stress as well as company costs/profitability”.

2021 Kia Rio Australian prices

  • Rio S handbook– $18,590 (up $500)
  • Rio Sport handbook– $20,090 (up $500)
  • Rio GT-Line automobile– $24,490 (up $500)

2021 Kia Cerato Australian prices

  • Cerato S handbook– $21,690 (up $200)
  • Cerato SI automobile– $24,990 (up $200)
  • Cerato Sport handbook– $23,690 (up $200)
  • Cerato Sport+ automobile– $29,540 (up $200)
  • Cerato GT Turbo automobile– $33,690 (up $200)

2021 Kia Seltos Australian prices

  • Seltos S FWD automobile– $26,290 (up $300)
  • Seltos Sport FWD automobile– $29,290 (up $300)
  • Seltos Sport+ FWD automobile– $32,790 (up $300)
  • Seltos Sport+ AWD automobile– $36,290 (up $300)
  • Seltos GT-Line AWD automobile– $41,700 (up $300)

Note: All rates omit on-road prices.