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The latest Kia car review:
Kia Picanto range

Sun, 5 Mar 2017

By BYRON MATHIOUDAKIS 03/05/2017 KIA calls the first Picanto it sold in Australia – the TA-series launched exactly one year ago – a ‘toe- in-the-water’ exercise; 12 months later, the Korean sub-B city car rules the micro-car class, and the stylistically evolved but extensively re-engineered third-gen JA aims to build on that success with a concerted value and specification push.

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