Kia Europe's C-segment cee'd gets a new look at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show in September and a new 'ECO-dynamics' model will be added to the range when it goes on sale in the UK in October.

The cee'd is Kia's top-selling model in Europe and Kia says it has been thoroughly re-engineered and restyled under the direction of Chief Design Officer, Peter Schreyer, to feature the latest version of the company's signature grille - an evolving expression of the brand's design DNA.

Kia says the new cee'd has been comprehensively updated, the new Kia cee'd range will include a number of exterior and interior design refinements, upgraded standard equipment and technical innovations. The cee'd also gets a fully-revised suspension set-up.

The changes will also significantly reduce fuel consumption and in the new 'Intelligent Stop and Go' ECO-dynamics version to be launched for the first time in the UK. CO2 emissions are reduced to 110 g/km. On average emissions will be cut by five per cent across the cee'd line-up.

Kia Motors UK Limited Marketing Director, Simon Hetherington said: "The new cee'd is 25 mm longer and is more distinctive in appearance with a stronger road presence. Following our established model range line-up, customers will enjoy a thoroughly revised interior including a new-style steering wheel and gear lever, all-red instrument illumination, a new centre console and new audio systems, plus dual-zone climate control air-conditioning."

The 'new look' Kia cee'd range, which is backed by 7-year warranty, will make its world premiere at 13.00 hrs (CET) on 15 September at Frankfurt's International Motor Show.