A couple of years ago, most Vietnamese people were interested in owning a luxury motorcycles other than an expensive car. However, the auto market now appears more and more compact car models with good quality, fashionable styling, many amenities and reasonable prices that draw much consumer’s attention, especially office staff with medium income.
Priced at 14,000 – 16,500 USD according to each version, Kia New Morning is just 6,000 – 6,500 USD more expensive than a luxury motorcycles. Morning is specially designed to offer passengers highest safety with center lock system, safety lock function for child, seat belts, driver airbag, anti-lock brake system, high-mounted stop lamp and outside mirror with repeater lamp. Accommodating 5 people with spacious luggage space, it can cover a long distance at high speed in any weather condition. Interior is specially designed to provide a high comfort with cool air conditioning system, CD + MP3 player, radio with 4 high-power bass speakers. Morning looks attractive and fashionable with bumpers, outside mirrors, door handles in body color.
One interesting thing about this compact car is that in spite of its very reasonable price, it still pays a lot attention into quality. In the luxury version, the car is equipped with many high-tech features like power window, keyless entry, anti-thief function, electric outside mirror, tilt steering, folding back rear seat, heating temperature at rear glass, front map lamp and luggage lamp.
Small size and high flexibility of Kia New Morning is especially suitable for new drivers, offering them easy handling control and more confidence thanks to electric power steering wheel. This car has just won “the most reliable car” title voted by British consumers and in the top 10 best selling cars in Vietnam market in 2009 and first 8 months in 2010.
Kia New Morning is empowered with 1.1l engine SOHC, 12 valves, 4 cylinders with electric fuel injection technology, which releases an impressive fuel consumption rate of 6.5l/100km in urban areas and 5.5l/100km in highways with full load. It is easy for the car to cruise through crowded streets of Vietnam owning to its compact size.
With a small initial investment of 6,000 USD and another month-to-month one of 280-350 USD in 3 years paid at banks, consumers is likely to own a fashionable car for the first time in their lives. Enjoy your first car at a minimum cost.