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Latest review | 22 January 2020

Kia Seltos 2019 Car Review

Just when you thought the number of different compact SUV models on our market had peaked, another enters the fray,...

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30 August 2019

Kia Cerato GT Line 2019 Car Review

If you think this Kia Cerato GT Line hatch looks familiar, that’s because we reviewed the top-spec Cerato GT hatch...

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12 April 2019

Kia Cerato 2019 Car Review

This handsome beast is Kia’s fourth-generation Cerato, launched in both sedan and hatch formats in February 2019.

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20 February 2019

Kia Picanto X-Line 2019 Car Review

SUVs make up the most popular bracket in NZ at present, so popular that brands have to have a good...

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21 December 2018

Kia Rio GT Line 2018 Car Review

The 2018 year has been a busy one for new arrivals, and nearing Christmas a dizzying array of cars turned...

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7 December 2018

Kia Sportage 2018 Car Review

The arrival of Kia’s recent Sportage SUV facelift also came with a new addition to the line-up, the 2WD GT...

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14 April 2018

Kia Stinger 2018 Car Review

Cover the badge, and you might think this Kia Stinger was from a European stable. Read the spec, and you’ll...

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13 April 2018

Kia Sorento 2018 Car Review

Kia recently updated its seven-seater SUV, the headliner being an eight-speed auto transmission that was designed in-house for stronger acceleration,...

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13 April 2018

Kia Niro 2018 Car Review

Given the severity of the storm that recently hit Auckland, it’s lucky we had an SUV for the weekend. Kia’s...

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9 October 2017

Kia Picanto 2017 car review

In developing the new Picanto, Kia has focussed on developing quality, technology and versatility. Bold exterior design is immediately noticeable...

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