This car has been superseded by a newer model, click here to go to the latest Kia Ceed Hatchback review.

Parkers overall rating: 4 out of 5 4.0

Facelift in 2015

At the Geneva Motor Show in 2015 a number of updates were announced for the Ceed. A new GT Line trim level was revealed, offering sporty looks but without the higher running costs. There’s also a new 1-litre, three-cylinder petrol engine and a seven-speed automatic gearbox.

But does the Kia Ceed have what it takes to rival the mighty Golf or best-selling Ford Focus?

Read on to our full Kia Ceed review to find out.