Kia Cerato

2022 Kia Cerato review – Australian launch (video)

Jun 11, 2021

The Kia Cerato has come in for a mild facelift for the 2022 model year, showcasing a new-look front end with slimmer headlights, a wider and narrower tiger nose front grille, and revised front and...

2022 Kia Cerato on sale in Australia from $25,490

May 16, 2021

Kia Australia is introducing the new-look 2022 Cerato, and has confirmed local prices and lineup details. It comes in as the first model in the Aussie showroom to wear the brand’s redesigned badge. The new...

2020 Kia Cerato GT Sedan review (video)

Sep 05, 2020

As the name suggests, PerformanceDrive loves to get its teeth stuck into all sorts of sport-oriented vehicles. Although the 2020 Kia Cerato GT falls short of the full Hyundai i30 N equivalent hot hatch, we...

2020 Kia Cerato review – S & Sport+ (video)

Jan 09, 2020

The Cerato is yet another success story from Kia. With 21,757 sold in Australia in 2019 according to VFACTS, up 16.8 per cent on 2018, it is the fourth most popular small car on the...

2019 Kia Cerato GT hatch review (video)

Apr 20, 2019

Kia doesn’t currently offer a full-cream hot hatch. But this new Cerato GT gets mightily close, packing turbo power, stiff suspension, and all of the spicy garnishes you’d expect from one. The GT is the...

Turbo 2019 Kia Cerato GT added to Australian range

Jan 17, 2019

Those in the market for a sporty hatch or small car will be excited to hear Kia Australia has just announced the new Cerato GT. It comes with a gutsy turbo engine, and sits at...

2020 Kia Forte GT unveiled at SEMA, gets turbo power

Nov 01, 2018

Kia has used the SEMA show in Las Vegas to debut a new sporty version of the Forte (called Cerato in Australia), with the Forte GT. It gives the popular small car some turbo power...

2019 Kia Cerato now on sale in Australia from $19,990

Jun 08, 2018

The 2019 Kia Cerato has landed in Australia, bringing a fresh, Stinger-inspired design, new technologies, and improved safety and refinement for the small car. Starting with the design. It is the result of Kia’s design...

2018 Kia Cerato unveiled at Detroit, stylish new look

Jan 16, 2018

The small car segment will receive a stylish addition later this year, with the arrival of the 2018 Kia Cerato. The new model has just made its debut at the Detroit auto show in the...

2018 Kia Cerato looks flash in official renderings

Jan 11, 2018

Kia has released some rather fetching renderings of the all-new 2019 Kia Cerato ahead of its public unveiling at the North American auto show next week. Known as the Kia Forte overseas, the new model...

2018 Kia Cee’d spotted in full, previews new Cerato?

Jan 03, 2018

The 2018 Kia Cee’d has been spotted in South Korea, revealing the full production body design for the first time. This could come in as the new Kia Cerato in Australia. Thanks to these images,...

2017 Kia Cerato Sport & Sportage Si Premium added to local lineup

Apr 11, 2017

Kia Australia is announcing a couple of updates for the local Cerato and Sportage range, adding a new Cerato Sport variant and an Si Premium variant for the Sportage. Starting with the Cerato Sport, it...