Kia Kicks 2019 off with a bang with two special edition vehicles

Introducing the Special Edition Picanto Wave and Stonic Mixx


Kia has hit 2019 strong already with a pair of smart new special editions to take away your new year blues. With great value for money and a high level of specification you wont want to miss out, They are now available to order from Birchwood Kia in Eastbourne and Washington.

The Stonic Mixx

Kia’s popular Stonic range has been extended with this bright new high-spec special edition model. Powered by a 1.0-litre T-GDi engine, developing 118bhp at 6,000rpm and 171Nm of torque between 1,500 and 4,000rpm, the Stonic ‘Mixx’ is finished in a head turning combination of Clear White paintwork with a striking orange roof. Inside, unique black cloth and grey faux leather upholstery with orange accents is combined with a lower centre console and display screen surround finished in orange trim.

As standard the the Stonic 'Mixx' you will find 17" alloy wheels, air-conditioning, electric windows both front and rear, a reversing camera system with dynamic guidelines, a D-cut perforated leather steering wheel, satin chrome interior door handles and a six-speaker audio system with 7" touchscreen display with DAB radio, RDS, MP3 compatibility and Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ and many more features.

Kia Stonic Mixx White Exterior

The Stonic ‘Mixx’ costs £18,200 when mated to a six-speed manual gearbox, with the seven-speed dual-clutch auto transmission priced at £19,200. The combined fuel economy figure for both the manual and DCT automatic is 46.3mpg (WLTP), while emitting 130 g/km of CO2 for the manual version and 120g/km with the DCT automatic transmission (NEDC 2.0). Acceleration to 60mph is achieved in 9.9 seconds for the manual and 10.2 seconds for the DCT automatic, with a top speed of 114 and 115mph, respectively.

The Picanto Wave

Inspired by sunny beaches and blue skies, a hot new Picanto special edition was named the Picanto ‘Wave’. Powered by a 1.0-litre petrol engine, developing 66bhp at 5,500rpm and 96Nm torque at 3,500rpm, and finished in Celestial Blue premium paintwork with blue Denim-style cloth and faux leather upholstery it really does turn heads.

Standard equipment includes 15-inch alloy wheels, front and rear electric windows, privacy glass for the rear windows and tailgate, a reversing camera system with dynamic guidelines, a six-speaker audio system with 7.0-inch touchscreen display with RDS and DAB radio, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ with voice control and a wireless mobile phone charger. In addition, there are white accents to the lower centre console trim, air vents and door armrest, together with satin chrome interior door handles and a centre console that features a storage box and sliding armrest.

Kia Picanto Wave Exterior

The Picanto ‘Wave’ costs £11,895 and has a five-speed manual transmission. Its combined fuel economy is 49.6mpg (WLTP) with CO2 emissions of 115g/km (NEDC 2.0). Acceleration to 60mph is achieved in 13.8 seconds, with a top speed of 100mph

n keeping with every Kia, the new special editions models come with an industry leadingseven-year or 100,000-mile warranty, subject to certain wear and tear conditions. The warranty is fully transferable should the car be sold before the time or mileage limits have been reached.

Also available are ‘Kia Care’ service plans, which have been developed to provide customers with a wide range of service plan options for any Kia model within the first seven years of the vehicle’s life – matching its industry-leading seven-year warranty.

The service plans include a comprehensive range of options including the original, traditional, first, third and fifth services plus those in between, but in addition a customer can now purchase services up to and including the seventh service which matches the full length of the warranty. The plans are available for all Kia owners and can be purchased at any point of ownership for cars up to five years old.

To find out more ​about the Kia Stonic 'Mixx' or Picanto 'Wave' you can register your interest,contact us or find a branch by clicking the links below;