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A driving experience that stirs your emotions

Combine beautiful exterior styling with superb performance and power, and the thrill of driving truly comes alive. Whether you’re navigating through tight corners, accelerating on highways or braking in sudden stop situations, the new Cerato instinctively responds to your commands.

LED daytime running lights

Advanced lighting systems are just a taste of the many high-tech innovations to be found inside and out of the new Cerato. You’ll enjoy not only stylish sophistication but also greater visibility for added safety and convenience at night.

HID headlamps

Emitting a distinctive blue hue, projection headlamps light up more of the road with a penetrative, accurate beam.

LED rear combination lamps

LED rear combination lamps not only provide high visibility for drivers approaching from behind but also add an element of modernity and style with their multi-dimensional design.

Fog lamps

With a unique split-housing design that provides a striking visual effect, the fog lamps are positioned low on the front bumper for better illumination.

Smart welcome lighting system

An array of exterior lights synchronize with the smart key to light up and welcome you to the car.

Hood character lines

The sleek flowing hood lines create a dynamic look and accentuate the vehicle’s athletic shape.

Grip-type exterior door handles

Providing not only a truly sporty look, grip-type outside door handles are highly satisfying to the touch.

Chrome belt line

The chrome-crafted belt line enhances the sporty profile with dynamic simplicity.

Wing mirrors with LED side repeaters

Aerodynamically-shaped wing mirrors feature LED side repeaters to make you more visible to others for additional safety while turning.


Comfortable surroundings — 365 days a year

An advanced climate control system means you and your passengers can relax on every journey, all year round. A heated steering wheel and seat warmers provide reassuring comfort on cold days, while automatic air conditioning and an air-ventilated driver’s seat keep you cool when the temperature rises. An auto defog system activates by itself when condensation is detected on the windshield glass, and a cluster ionizer ensures air flowing into the car is clean and odor-free.


Spacious sophistication

By lengthening the wheelbase and completely rethinking the use of space, every occupant will enjoy new Cerato’s roomy interior. Soft-touch materials, artificial leather trim and carbon pattern embossing are among the finishing touches that give the entire cabin a high-quality, modern feel.


Enhanced ergonomics for maximum control

The ergonomically-designed driver space provides you with precise, fingertip control, together with class-leading comfort. Taking center stage is a high-tech supervision cluster with 4.3” full-color TFT-LCD that displays a comprehensive range of vehicle information. Meanwhile, a floor console tray with sliding cover lets you store your essentials within easy reach, and a sliding center armrest provides extra comfort on long journeys.

Supervision cluster

The supervision cluster’s intuitive interface lets you access a range of user settings.

Heated steering wheel

The leather-wrapped heated steering wheel is both practical and comfortable on frigid winter days.

Automatic air conditioning with dual-zone control

One climate temperature can be set for the driver and another for the front seat passenger. Both settings will be automatically maintained.

Rear air vent

Back seat passengers can also enjoy warm or cool air circulation thanks to a rear air vent positioned at the back of the center console.

Seat warmers

Heated seats ensure that both driver and front seat passenger are snug and warm even on the coldest days.

Ventilated front seat

Air blowing out through the seat cushion and back saves you from the discomfort of becoming hot and sticky during the summertime.

10-way power assisted driver seat

The 10-way power assisted driver seat with lumbar support electrically adjusts so that you can easily find your ideal driving position.

IMS (Integrated Memory System)

Featuring memory settings for two different drivers, IMS enables each driver to automatically readjust the seat position at the touch of a button.

Organ-type accelerator pedal

The organ-type accelerator pedal moves along the same natural plane as your foot for more comfortable operation, especially on extended journeys.

Smart key for easy entry and engine start

For added convenience, you can lock or unlock the new Cerato’s doors without taking the key out of your pocket or purse by simply pressing the button on the door handle. Turning the engine ignition on and off is also as easy as pushing a button.


A perfectly proportioned profile

The new Cerato’s dynamic silhouette is accentuated by a sweeping roof line, shortened front and rear overhangs and distinctive side character line. The result is a sleek yet purposeful side view that stands out from the crowd.

Smart trunk system

There’s no longer a need to juggle your groceries, luggage and umbrellas. Set the trunk lid to open automatically when the smart key is in the detection area for at least three seconds.

Manual tilt & telescopic steering column

Adjust the position of the steering wheel vertically as well as backward and forward to suit your personal preference.

Power window switch pad

With a soft-touch finish, the switches to control the power windows are arranged on a convenient pad for smooth fingertip control.


Illuminated vanity mirrors with sliding covers add a touch of class, while the driver’s sunvisor features the addition of a handy ticket holder.

Overhead sunglasses case

Conveniently store your sunglasses just above head level for easy access while driving.

60:40 split folding seats

The 2nd row seats fold with ease to give you great flexibility when it comes to carrying luggage, shopping bags and sports gear.

Rear center armrest with cup holders

Backseat passengers can also enjoy drinks without any worry of spillage.

Glove box

An interior light ensures easy retrieval of stored items and a damper ensures smooth opening and closing of the glove box. An optional cooling version keeps your drinks and snacks fresh.

Aero blade wipers

The wiper blades are aerodynamically designed to prevent them from lifting off the windscreen at high speeds.

Security indicator

A security indicator with blinking LED deters potential intruders by letting them know the alarm system is activated.

Safety power windows

A safety mechanism built into the front windows prevents them from closing when an obstruction gets in the way.

Safety power sunroof

A tilt & slide power sunroof lets light and air into the interior, while a safety mechanism prevents it from closing if an obstruction is detected.


Engineered for you and the environment

Choose from three robust engines – a Gamma 1.6 MPi, the more powerful Nu 2.0 MPi, or the efficient UII 1.6 VGT diesel engine. Gasoline engines feature Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT) and electronic fuel injection, while lightweight aluminum construction ensures superb fuel economy. Low emissions mean less harm to the environment, while gear shifting is smooth and precise thanks to meticulously engineered manual and automatic transmissions.

Paddle shifters

The sporty paddle shifters on the steering column allow you to change gears with your fingers without having to take your hands off of the steering wheel.

Auto cruise control

With the press of a switch conveniently located on the steering wheel, auto cruise control lets you maintain a constant speed for improved fuel economy.

6-speed automatic transmission

Fitted with a boot-type TGS knob for a refined and sporty look, the 6-speed automatic transmission ensures silky smooth and precise gear shifts.

6-speed manual transmission

Featuring an improved design for easier shifting into reverse, the 6-speed manual transmission offers slick and dynamic shifting, enhanced fuel efficiency and better durability.

Sound system

New Cerato’s 6-speaker sound system with separate tweeters is designed to deliver crystal clear and full-bodied sound reproduction.

4.3” touch screen audio

The large color TFT-LCD display provides stunning visibility and touch screen capability while featuring a rear view camera display and high-end audio controls for enhanced convenience.

Radio + CD + MP3 audio

With a mono-TFT LCD for excellent visibility, the high-tech audio system features radio, MP3 and CD audio file playback and the new My Music feature.

Auxiliary, USB connections & illuminated USB socket

Staying connected is vital. So plug in your mobile music storage device and enjoy your music on the go. An LED-illuminated USB bezel helps you locate the USB socket easily at night.

Steering wheel audio remote control

Take full control the of audio system without removing your hands from the steering wheel.

Steering wheel hands-free control

Conveniently located Bluetooth hands-free control switches let you make and receive phone calls while remaining focused on the road.


Front and rear parking assist system

Activated by a switch on the floor console, the front and rear parking assist system shows the distance between the car and any obstruction by means of a graphic on the supervision cluster.

Body shell

Featuring a collision dispersal structure that diffuses forces upon impact, the new Cerato’s body shell is sturdy and intelligent at the same time.

6-airbag system

The new Cerato’s airbag system comprises driver and front seat passenger airbags, front side airbags, plus curtain airbags running the length of the interior at each side.

Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)

By maintaining brake grip until you press the accelerator, HAC prevents the vehicle from dangerously rolling backward when pulling away from a standstill on an incline.

Blind spot detection

Using radars that monitor your blind spots, an icon flashes on the side view mirror to warn you of cars approaching that you might not normally see.

Rear view camera display

Images relayed via the rear view camera are displayed on the audio system’s LCD. A quick glance confirms your position on the road and your distance from obstructions.

Rear view camera

The rear view camera gives you clear sight of any obstructions behind the vehicle to make parking and backing-up both safe and easy.

Seat belt pretensioners

Seat belt pretensioners automatically tighten the driver and front passenger’s seat belts in the event that a crash occurs to help prevent or reduce injury.

Electrochromic rear view mirror

The electrochromic rear view mirror automatically dims the reflected glare of headlights from vehicles behind you for added safety while driving at night.



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