Kia Cee'd vs Hyundai i30 - specifications

 Kia C'eedHyundai i30
On the road price/total as tested£14,445/£14,860£13,850/£14,050
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£5,518/38.2%£5,457/39.4%
Depreciation£8,927£8,393
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£375/£751£360/£720
Annual fuel cost (12,000/20,000 miles)£1,259/£2,098£1,370/£2,283
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost13/£351/B/£2013/£381/B*/£20*
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£121/£220/£121£180/£320/£240
Length/wheelbase4,260/2,650mm4,280/2,650mm
Height/width1,480/1,790mm1,480/1,775mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,582cc4cyl in-line/1,582cc
Peak power 89/4,000 bhp/rpm89/4,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 235/1,750 Nm/rpm240/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission 6-spd/fwd6-spd/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel53 litres/sp. saver53 litres/sp. saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 340/1,300 litres340/1,250 litres
Kerbweight/payload1,367/453kg1,395/425kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.2metres/N/A10.2 metres/N/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery7yrs (100k)/1yr 5yrs unlimited/5yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers20,000 miles/14020,000 miles/146
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.18th/16th6th/10th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/4/2/825/4/2/86
0-60/30-70mph12.3/13.3 secs12.6/13.2 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 4.9/7.2 secs4.8/7.1 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 9.2/10.4 secs8.7/10.3 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 107mph/2,100rpm107mph/2,200rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 51.1/37.0/9.5m50.9/37.4/9.3m
Auto Express economy/range50.7mpg/ 591 miles46.6mpg/543 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 60.1/72.4/67.3mpg60.1/72.4/67.3mpg*
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket162/110g/km*/13%
Airbags/Isofix/stability controlSix/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Air-con/elec rear windows/met paint Yes/no/£415Yes/no/£395
Alloys/cruise control/trip computerYes/no/yesNo/no/yes
Height adj. driver’s seat/reach/rake Yes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Split-fold rear seats/CD player/aux-inYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes

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