2021 Kia Cerato GT

2021 Kia Cerato GT Specifications

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MRLP A$35,290
6.8L/100km
5 stars

About the 2021 Kia Cerato GT

The 2021 Kia Cerato GT is a front-wheel drive five-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/04/2021 classified as a BD MY22. The Cerato is regarded as a small up to 40k built in Korea with prices starting at A$35,290 before on-road costs.

The Cerato is a front-wheel drive 5 door with 5 seats, powered by a 1.6L TURBO 4 engine that has 150 kW of power (at 6000 rpm) and 265 Nm of torque (at 1500 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Dual Clutch. KIA claims the Cerato GT uses 6.8L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 158g of CO2. It has a 50L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 735km per full tank.

The Cerato measures 1445mm (56.9 inches) in height, 4510mm (177.6 inches) in length, 1800mm (70.9 inches) in width with a 2700mm (106.3 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1395kg (3075.4 lbs) of unladen weight. The Cerato GT comes standard with 225/40 ZR18 front tyres and 225/40 ZR18 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 10,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2021 Kia Cerato GT has a 135mm ground clearance with a 1100kg braked and 610kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.611.

The Cerato has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the LHS - Lower Door Aperture. An example VIN number would be similar to KNAF%517$#5123459.


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Kia Cerato GT Details
PriceA$35,290
SeriesBD MY22
Body Stylefive-door hatchback
Release date01/04/2021
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationLHS - Lower Door Aperture
VIN ExampleKNAF%517$#5123459
Country of originKorea
SegmentSMALL UP TO 40K
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors5
Seating capacity5
Kia Cerato GT Engine Specifications
TypeTUR GASOLINE DIR INJ
Size1591cc, 1.6L
Power @ RPM 150kW @ 6000rpm (201.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM265Nm @ 1500rpm (195.4 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
ValvesDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio10
Power/weight ratio107.5kw/tonne
Bore/stroke77mm × 85.4mm (3.0in × 3.3in)
Kia Cerato GT Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Dual Clutch
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeRACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning circle10.6m (34.8 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size225/40 ZR18 - 7.5Jx18
Rear tyre & wheel size225/40 ZR18 - 7.5Jx18
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system
Kia Cerato GT Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeUNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity50L
Fuel consumption (combined average)6.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)8.9L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)5.5L / 100km
Vehicle range735.3km (456.9 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatibleYES
CO2 emissions (combined)158g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)209g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)128g / 100km
Kia Cerato GT Dimensions
Length4510mm (177.6 inches)
Width1800mm (70.9 inches)
Height1445mm (56.9 inches)
Wheelbase2700mm (106.3 inches)
Front track1545mm (60.8 inches)
Rear track1559mm (61.4 inches)
Ground clearance135mm (5.3 inches)
Unladen weight1395kg (3075.4 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Kia Cerato GT Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity1100kg (2425.1 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity610kg (1344.8 lbs)
Kia Cerato GT Warranty
Warranty length84 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Kia Cerato GT Servicing
Service interval (km)10,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Kia Cerato GT Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • 284mm Rear Brakes
  • 305mm Front Brakes
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Automatic Brake Hold
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Apple Car Play
  • Auto Defog System
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Alarm with Security Indicator
  • Accessory Pockets Front and Rear Door Armrest
  • Antenna - Roof Mounted
  • Alloy Sports Pedals
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • 18 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Body Coloured Bumpers
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Bottle Holders - Front and Rear
  • Body Kit
  • Black Interior
  • Blind Spot Detection
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Bluetooth Connectivity - Multi-connection
  • Curtain Airbags
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Centre Console Storage
  • Cup Holders - Front and Rear
  • Coat Hanger/Hook(s)
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Central Locking Tailgate
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Cargo Parcel Shelf - Rigid
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Cyclist Recognition
  • Driver Attention Alert Plus
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Door Ajar Warning
  • Digital Clock
  • Dual Exhaust
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Driver Seat Height Adjustable - Manual
  • Energy Absorbing Steering Column
  • Easy Access System - Drivers Seat
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • ECO Mode
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Emergency Stop Signal
  • Extra USB Socket/s
  • Exit Warnings System
  • Front Centre Console Armrest - Sliding Function
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Fog Lights - Rear
  • Gloss Black Exterior Mirrors
  • Gloss Black Front Grille
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • High Beam Assist
  • Hood Insulator
  • Headlights Follow Me Home Function
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Headrests Front - Tilt Function
  • Heated Rear Windshield with Timer
  • Hill Start Assist
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light - LED
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 4.2 Inch
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Illuminated Glove Box Compartment
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • iPod Integration
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • Intermittent Wipers - Front
  • Intermittent Wipers - Variable
  • Keyless Entry
  • Leather Appointed Seats
  • LED Headlights
  • LED Interior Lighting
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Load Hooks
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • LED Position Lights
  • Live Traffic Monitoring
  • Lead Vehicle Start Alert
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Multi Media Interface
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Map Pocket/s
  • Normal Mode
  • Push Button Start
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Power Front Seat Driver 8 Way
  • Power front seat Driver/memory
  • Premium Gear Knob
  • Power Lumbar Support Driver 2-way
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Mirrors With Auto Folding
  • Power Mirrors With Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Parking Sensor Dash Display
  • Passenger Seat Height Adjustable
  • Power Windows
  • Power Windows Anti-trap - Driver
  • Power Window Driver Auto Up/Down
  • Radio AM/FM
  • Rear Air Vents
  • Rear Centre Armrest
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Combination Lights LED
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Remote Fuel Lid Release
  • Rear Seat Alert
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Rear Wiper Automatically Triggered in Reverse Gear
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Side Door Impact Beams
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Speed Dependent Volume Control
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Sunglass Holder
  • Smart Key
  • Speed Limiting Device
  • Sports Mode
  • Smart Mode
  • Seat Occupancy Detection - Passenger (Rear)
  • Seatback Pocket - Front Passenger Seat
  • Sports Steering
  • Sport Seats
  • Sunroof Tilt & Slide
  • Storage Recess - Under Floor in Rear Cargo Area
  • Sound System with 8 Speakers
  • Satin Silver Door Handles
  • Sports Steering Wheel Leather - Flat-bottomed
  • Premium Sound System
  • Sports Suspension
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer Multi Function
  • Traction Control System
  • Touchscreen LCD 10.25 Inch
  • TFT LCD Instrument Cluster
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • USB Input Socket
  • User Selectable Options
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Vehicle Stability Management System
  • Wireless Phone Charge
Optional Features
  • Premium Paint - A$520