Kia Australia has elevated the beneficial retail pricing and/or nationwide drive-away pricing on round half the models it sells in Australia as of January 1, 2023.

All the autos affected on this explicit worth adjustment had their earlier than on-road prices and/or nationwide drive-away worth elevated by between $300 and $1500, relying on the mannequin and variant.

These models embody the Picanto, Rio, Cerato, Stinger, Stonic, and Sportage.

A Kia Australia spokesperson confirmed this worth adjustment got here into impact on January 1 this 12 months, citing “price of enterprise causes”. This doubtless consists of rising inflation and transport prices as components.

The spokesperson additionally confirmed there have been no specification adjustments to the affected models.

The Kia models that didn’t obtain a worth enhance on this newest spherical are the Seltos, Sorento, Carnival, Niro and EV6, in addition to the fleet-focused Niro Plus.

This newest worth enhance follows a really comparable rise throughout virtually the complete vary that was conducted early last year. It additionally bumped the pricing of the EV6 up by $4600 in the midst of 2022.

One of the smaller worth rises for this spherical is the Picanto. The entry-level S guide has acquired a earlier than on-road prices worth enhance of $300, that means the vary now begins at $16,290 earlier than on-road prices.

The automobile with the biggest worth enhance is the soon-to-be-discontinued Stinger, with a worth rise of $1500. It now begins at $52,750 earlier than on-road prices for the 200S, and extends to $66,490 earlier than on-roads for the GT.

Kia isn’t alone in upping its prices in Australia. Many manufacturers, together with BMW

, Volkswagen, and Audi lately introduced virtually range-wide worth will increase from January 1, 2023.

The up to date 2023 pricing for the affected Kia models is as follows:

Picanto

  • Picanto S guide: $16,290 (+$300), $18,890 D/A (+$400)
  • Picanto S computerized: $17,890 (+$300), $19,890 D/A (+$400)
  • Picanto GT-Line guide: $17,740 (+$300), $20,390 D/A (+$400)
  • Picanto GT-Line computerized: $19,340 (+$300), $21,390 D/A (+$400)
  • Picanto GT guide: $20,790 (+$300), $22,890 D/A (+$400)

Rio

  • Rio S guide: $19,690 (unchanged), $21,990 D/A (+$500)
  • Rio Sport guide: $21,190 (unchanged), $23,590 D/A (+$500)
  • Rio S computerized: $21,990 (unchanged), $23,590 D/A (+$600)
  • Rio Sport computerized: $23,490 (unchanged), $23,490 D/A (+$600)

Cerato

  • Cerato S: $26,290 (+$300), $27,890 D/A (+$400)
  • Cerato S with Safety Pack: $27,290 (+$300), $29,390 D/A (+$400)
  • Cerato Sport: $28,390 (+$300), $29,890 D/A (+$400)
  • Cerato Sport with Safety Pack: $29,390 (+$300), $31,390 D/A (+$400)
  • Cerato Sport+: $31,440 (+$300), $33,590 D/A (+$400)
  • Cerato GT: $36,090 (+$300), $38,390 D/A (+$400)

Hatch and sedan models are provided on the identical worth.

Stinger

  • Stinger 200S: $52,750 (+$1500), $56,990 D/A (+$1500)
  • Stinger 330S: $56,530 (+$1500), $61,090 D/A (+$1500)
  • Stinger GT-Line: $60,430 (+$1500), $64,590 D/A (+$1500)
  • Stinger GT: $66,460 (+$1500), $71,390 D/A (+$1500)

Stonic

  • Stonic S guide: $22,290 (+$300), $24,990 D/A (+$300)
  • Stonic S computerized: $23,790 (+$300), $25,990 D/A (+$300)
  • Stonic Sport guide: $25,290 (+$300), $26,990 D/A (+$300)
  • Stonic Sport computerized: $26,790 (+$300), $28,490 D/A (+$300)
  • Stonic GT-Line: $30,790 (+$300), $32,490 D/A (+$300)

Sportage

  • Sportage S 2.0 FWD guide: $32,795 (+$350)
  • Sportage S 2.0 FWD computerized: $34,795 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX 2.0 FWD guide: $35,350 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX 2.0 FWD computerized: $37,350 (+$350)
  • Sportage S 2.0D AWD computerized: $40,195 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX+ 2.0 FWD computerized: $41,850 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX 2.0D AWD computerized: $42,750 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX+ 1.6T AWD computerized: $43,850 (+$350)
  • Sportage SX+ 2.0D AWD computerized: $47,250 (+$350)
  • Sportage GT-Line 1.6T AWD computerized: $49,720 (+$350)
  • Sportage GT-Line 2.0D AWD computerized: $52,720 (+$350)

Drive-away pricing for the MY23 Sportage varies from state-to-state.

All prices exclude on-road prices except specified in any other case.

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