With the question of whether to buy an old 2015 Rondo car, users rated the old Kia Rondo 2015 has many advantages but also many shortcomings.
General introduction about Kia Rondo 2015
Kia Rondo 2015 is a model from Korea, which was launched in Vietnam in 2015. In the Vietnamese car market, the old Kia Rondo 2015 was introduced with 3 different versions including G – AT version, D – AT, G – Premium. Kia Rondo 2015 was introduced in Vietnam to replace the Kia Caren car model sold quite well in the previous period. In essence, Kia Rondo 2015 is the new version of Caren with a completely new design. Kia Rondo 2015 is modernly designed, equipped with more advanced safety features than the previous version.
When newly launched in Vietnam market, the price of Kia Rondo 2015 was relatively high. Because this car is distributed in our country as a CBU import. So far, Kia Rondo 2015 has been launched in Vietnam for 3 years but it is still evaluated to be relatively durable. However, due to the use process will inevitably some parts on the car are still affected and no longer be as new. Here are some reviews of old Kia Rondo 2015 cars.
Review the old Kia Rondo 2015 in exterior
In terms of design, the old Kia Rondo 2015 is considered to be an impressive design car with modern European luxury style compared to the old version. Comparing the specifications of the 2015 Kia Rondo in terms of dimensions, this model has a much better design than the previous version, Kia Carens.
Overall dimensions of Kia Caren are specific length x width x height corresponding to 4,545 x 1,800 x 1,650mm and wheelbase of 2,700mm with ground clearance of 156mm. The corresponding dimensions of the old Kia Rondo 2015 are 4,525 x 1,085 x 1,610mm and a wheelbase of 2,750mm and a ground clearance of 151mm. Thus, the old Kia Rondo 2015 has a longer wheelbase and a lower ground clearance than Caren, which helps to increase better traction.
The front of the car is equipped with a modern light system that helps the driver to see better while running in bad lighting conditions. For the high-end version, the car is equipped with Xenon lights and the rest are equipped with Halogen Projector lights. All versions are equipped with automatic headlights and LED daytime running lights.
The body of the car features a rearview mirror system with adjustable function, electric folding and integrated turn signal light. In addition, the car is also equipped with automatic rain wiper system. According to consumer reviews, after 3 years of use, the old Kia Rondo basically retains a relatively new paint color. However, the body paint color and some parts of the vehicle showing signs of degradation are not as new as some scratches on the body or the door handles are faded, …
The rear end has not changed much from the old 2014 Kia Rondo. The rear light system is neatly designed, eye-catching and impresses the tail. Placement of the license plate is still placed in the trunk opening, above the Kia brand name is shiny chrome plating to create the luxury.
Thus, in terms of exterior Kia Rondo 2015 old car after 3 years of use is considered to be relatively durable, less scratched. However, the ground clearance of the old Kia Rondo 2015 is lower than the previous generation, so it is limited in the ability to climb sidewalks or wade.
Review the old Kia Rondo 2015 in terms of interior
According to user reviews, the interior of Kia Rondo 2015 has a completely impressive change. The width of the car has been increased to make the interior space more spacious and airy, the space for furniture also increased significantly. Interior space of the car is designed with wide car door, low floor so that users can easily step into the rear seats. However, the downside of the old Kia Rondo 2015 is that the third row is designed to be a bit small, so the tall people sitting will not be very comfortable.
The steering wheel is covered with high-quality leather with 3 driving mode options to help the driver customize it to suit the conditions and conditions of his traffic. Regarding comfort equipment, the old Kia Rondo 2015 is invested by many manufacturers with modern equipment such as high-class leather seats, headlight systems and automatic wiper system … The driver’s seat is equipped with 10-way electric adjustment. and the rearview mirror in the car is equipped with anti-glare makes it easier for drivers to see and control the vehicle. It is also equipped with an automatic 2-zone air conditioning system for fast, deep cooling and air vents in the rear seats.
Entertainment system of old Kia Rondo 2015 is also quite modern equipped with DVD player with 8-inch touch screen, bluetooth, USB, AUX connectivity and 6-speaker audio system, … Overall, after a period of use, the old Kia Rondo 2015 has revealed some disadvantages such as some car interior parts that are made of plastic and leather that are easily scratched and discolored. as before. Inside the car, there are design drawers, but there is no lock, so it is inconvenient and does not look neat. Besides, if the car uses the third row, the luggage compartment is somewhat limited.
Review the old Kia Rondo 2015 in terms of engine / performance
The old Kia Rondo 2015 is equipped with two types of engines, petrol and oil. All versions of the old Kia Rondo 2015 are equipped with front-wheel drive system and 6-speed automatic transmission. The G-Premium and G-AT versions use a 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder inline petrol engine system that produces a maximum output of up to 150 horsepower and a maximum torque of 194 Nm. Diesel engine version with a capacity of 1.7L, 4 cylinders in line helps to produce a maximum capacity of 135 horsepower and maximum torque of 320Nm.
The old Kia Rondo 2015 is equipped with 3 driving modes with electric power steering system to help the car have a stronger and more stable operation. In addition, the old Kia Rondo 2015 is also equipped with ECO fuel consumption control mode to help maximize fuel economy.
Regarding the engine system and the ability to operate, users rate Kia Rondo 2015 as a relatively stable and durable model. However, the diesel version is somewhat more prominent than the petrol version in terms of acceleration. The rear blessing of the car is hard and bumpy, so the ability to cornering and speeding is poor and unstable. In addition, the soundproofing ability of the old Kia Rondo 2015 is relatively good but the diesel version is rated inferior to the petrol version.
After 3 years of use, according to some users, the old Kia Rondo 2015 about the engine system is still relatively strong and stable compared to competitors in the same segment. But after a period of use, machinery wear and tear, the engine power is also somewhat affected, the machine no longer runs as strong and smooth as new. At the same time the ability to consume more fuel than before. The ability to soundproof is not as good as new.
Review the old Kia Rondo 2015 in terms of safety equipment
The old Kia Rondo 2015 is fully equipped with standard safety features to help users feel secure when driving. Kia Rondo 2015 is equipped with anti-lock braking system, disc brakes at 4 wheels, 6 airbags system. Besides, the car is also equipped with electronic balancing system, electric power steering, … Review the old Kia Rondo 2015 in terms of safety equipment, the car is quite well equipped with many modern features compared to other Rivals in the segment. Therefore, users can be assured of the safety of the vehicle when running on difficult roads.
Should I buy an old Kia Rondo 2015?
Currently, the price of old Kia Rondo 2015 is sold on the market with many different prices. Depending on the version, new condition, the level of use of the vehicle will have a specific price suitable to the quality and value of the vehicle. Specifically, on the market of used cars, used Kia Rondo 2015 has prices ranging from 500 to 600 million VND.
Thus, if you want to buy an old 7-seater car under VND 600 million, the old Kia Rondo 2015 will be an attractive suggestion. With the equipment and facilities, safety features found on the old Kia Rondo 2015, the price of about 600 is totally worth it. However, the choice of whether to buy an old Kia Rondo 2015 depends on users’ preferences, needs and purposes. Because currently on the market there are many options for customers when they want to buy used cars 7 seats.
The old Kia Rondo 2015 is suitable for those who tend to use the car with durability, high stability and like the ability to keep the price of the car if resold. In addition, the old Kia Rondo 2015 is also suitable for those who use commercial vehicles or for families with safety, comfort and modernity.