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Kia Cerato (2004-2006) review

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The Kia Cerato (pronounced se-ra-toe) is a small family-sized hatchback or four-door saloon, sold in the UK from 2004-2006 before the Kia Cee'd came along. Always an affordable option, it can now be bought very cheaply indeed, but is it worth considering for motoring on a budget? Read on for our full review.
Is it worth your money?
Or is it a waste of cash?

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