Kia Carnival features and specifications revealed ahead of Auto Expo launch.
The much awaited Kia Carnival is about to launch next month at the Auto Expo 2020. The South Korean carmaker has revealed the styling and features of the India-spec MPV ahead of its launch.
The Kia Carnival will be offered in three trim levels – Premium, Prestige and Limousine along with multiple seating configurations of 7, 8 and 9.
There is no major styling update for the India-spec model but there are mild tweaks including revised grille and bumpers and 18-inch alloys with different design. The interior of the MPV looks quite spacious and luxurious with a ton of equipment on offer.
The Carnival will come with a single 2.2-litre diesel engine option with BS6 compliance. This oil burner produces 200 PS at 3800 RPM and 440 Nm of torque at 1500-2750 RPM. This engine is paired with a 8-speed automatic transmission.
It will be offered with these features as standard with the entry-level Premium trim – touchscreen infotainment with Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, rear-view camera, cruise control, smart key with push button start/stop, tilt and telescopic steering, driver & passenger airbags, ABS with EBD, ISOFIX, rear parking sensors, 18-inch alloy wheels, etc.
Next up is the Prestige trim which will additionally offer Electronic Stability Control with Hill Assist Control, Roll-over Mitigation, Cornering Brake Control, side & curtain airbags, front parking sensors, LED projector headlamps, LED position lamps, LED fog lights, LED tail lights, smart power tailgate, UV cut front door glass and windshield, 220V laptop charger and USB charger, dual panel electric sunroof, sunshade curtains, pop up sinking seats, sliding seats, etc.
Now the range topping Limousine trim gets additional features such as 2nd row luxury VIP seats with leg support, Nappa leather upholstery, leather wrapped steering wheel and gear knob, wood garnish, 18-inch Sputtering finish alloys, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, infotainment with in-built navigation and UVO Connected Car (3 Year Free), Harman/Kardon sound system and 10.1-inch dual touchscreen rear seat entertainment system.
It also offers Smart Pure Air Purifier with perfume diffuser, Electronic Parking Brake, 10-way power driver seat, ventilated driver seat, wireless smartphone charger, auto dimming IRVM, UVO controls and smartwatch connectivity.
Premium trim will be available in 7-seater and 8-seater options. Prestige will be offered with 7-seater and 9-seater options while the Limousine trim will be offered with only 7-seater variant.
Kia Carnival Features
– Kia will launch the Carnival MPV at the Auto Expo 2020
– It will be available in three trims
– Powered by a BS6 compliant 2.2-litre diesel engine