Kia Spectra is a compact car that has been in production since 2000 till the model year 2009. It’s very popular in compact car segment, best known for solid performance, comforts and long warranty. The car sports a striking look and the signature tiger-nose grille adds an extra element of classiness. It defines comfort with best quality materials nicely utilized in the interior. The vehicle offers ample space inside and you get accessible amenities nice and conveniently placed. It gives you a classy overall look with the interior amenities appearing as practical as that should be. Kia has also taken care of the safety concerns of driver and the passengers quite well here. A plethora of advanced safety features are thrown in to ensure you a worry-free ride.
The 2009 Spectra is available in two variants:
The model comes with a 2.0L, 4-cylinder engine, which is one of the strongest in its class. You get options of going for either 4 /5-speed manual or 4/5-speed automatic transmissions with the sedan model. Whereas, the hatchback comes with either a 4-speed automatic or 5-speed manual option.The engine produces 138 horsepower, which is enough powerful to give you an exciting city and highway drive. You get a good value for money with this car as well, which is the hallmark of Kia Motors. They ensure to keep affordability factor intact with every model they bring out in the market. You get excellent fuel efficiency with this vehicle. The best part is, Kia offers a highly attractive 10 years/100, 000 – mile powertrain warranty with this car.
In 2010, the car has been replaced by Kia Forte all throughout the globe. That’s the time when the company has decided to revamp the model with a more powerful engine and other high-tech features.
The best part of the car other than its design style, advanced features and standard equipment is the resale value it gives you. If you desire to own a compact car, it gives you the most balanced option. The excellent resale value makes it one of the choicest of used cars.
What We Like the Most in Spectra:
- Classy interior and exterior design
- Quality material in interior
- Cabin and passenger space
- Value for money car in compact sedan segment
- Long warranty
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