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I’m looking to buy a sports hatch, either a Toyota Corolla or Kia Cerato. I’m leaning more towards the Kia but the prices are very similar. I do about 400km a week of metro driving. Which one would you recommend?
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A quick thank you for helping with my Volkswagen Passat diesel, which is now going to be tested for information to send back to VW Australia Bill Anastasopoulos, email The Corolla has a bulletproof reputation but the Cerato is classy with smooth riding, locally tuned suspension and the longest warranty in the business. I’d go for the Kia. technicians. I have owned it since 2010 and love the car. It’s powerful enough, comfortable and a good riding drive. Incredibly economical, too, until VW decided to update the engine software because of Dieselgate and the engine is now noisy, drinks 15-20 per cent more fuel on the highway and does the particulate burn-off every couple of days. That’s when it blows copious quantities of light grey smoke, which it has never done before. I never asked for the software upgrade to be done but the dealer did it at the last service. Make sure you give us the final result.