Expertise in watching out

The new Picanto is equipped with the latest safety and driver assistance technology. 

Hill-start Assist Control

We know what it’s like when you have to pull away from a standing start on a steep incline. HAC will help prevent you from rolling backwards.

Electronic Stability Control

If there is any tendency to slide or skid, the ESC will brake one or more of the wheels and reduce the engine power (if necessary).

Rear view camera

Keep an eye on what's behind you while reversing with rear view camera with dynamic guidelines.

High strength steel

Made up of 44% advanced high strength steel which improves the rigidity of the vehicle.  

Braking systems

The brakes are tuned to work with the anti-lock braking system to reduce the stopping distance while maximising stopping power and directional controls. Picanto also has autonomous emergency braking (AEB) as standard across the range.  

Rear parking sensors

Parallel park with confidence, knowing that the rear parking sensors will alert you to surrounding objects and vehicles

Life requires real flexibility

When you have places to go, it stands to reason you’ll have things to take with you. Throw it all in the Picanto’s spacious back storage area.

Spacious glove box

The spacious glove box is perfect for stowing items within arm’s reach.

Air conditioning

Ergonomically placed controls are designed for intuitive operation and optimised air control quality.

Dual cup holders

A click of a button turns the centre console into rotating dual cup holders.

Bluetooth and hands-free

With illuminated call and volume buttons, it’s easy to talk without taking your hands off the wheel.

Adjustable steering wheel

The steering wheel is able to tilt up and down so you can find a comfortable driving position.

ISOfix child seat anchors

Picanto has 2 ISOfix child seat anchor points so you can cart around the precious cargo. 

At home in the urban jungle

If the city makes you feel young and alive, and you're eager to explore new places, you've found a soul mate in the Picanto.

Electric heated mirrors

Offer both the convenience of electric operation plus the ability to defrost on cold mornings.

LED rear taillights

Shine bright with LED rear tail lights for improved visibility at night. 

Alloy wheels

Adding to the Picanto GT Line's good looks are 16" alloys

Chrome door handles

Offsetting the body colour the GT Line comes with chrome door handles. 

Daytime running lights

Bulb type DRLs are integrated into the sporty front bumper of the LX models. While LED DRLs are incorporated into the GT Line headlight. 

GT Line sports bumper

An eye catching bumper design gives the GT Line a point of difference and increases its presence on the road. 


Smart technology at your fingertips

It may be the smallest Kia, but the Picanto is full of big ideas.

8" LCD touchscreen

A vivid 8" colour LCD touchscreen is shared by the audio system and rearview camera. The large screen makes it simple to select radio stations and operate audio controls with the touch of a finger.

4.2" LCD instrument cluster

A segmented cluster between the instrument dials keeps vital driving information front & center.

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connect certain apps on your iPhone or Android smartphone to the Picanto's infotainment system.

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AUX and USB ports

Play your music your way by connecting audio players and mobile devices via USB or AUX cables for instant playback.

Auto light control

Set the lights to Auto and the front & rear lights will turn on or off automatically depending on lighting conditions.

Kappa 1.2L MPI engine

The CVVT MPI engine with piston cooling jets and coated piston rings is feisty and capable, yet quiet and efficient.

4-speed Automatic

The 4-speed automatic transmission offers quiet operation and shift points that are set to maximise smoothness.