New Delhi/Seoul: Kia Motors unveiled the all-new Kia Carnival MPV in Seoul.
Offered in lots of markets worldwide because the Kia Sedona, the brand new Carnival has been designed to enchantment to progressive younger households by means of its main mixture of innovation, area, flexibility and magnificence, the corporate stated in an announcement.
The 2020 Kia Carnival is extra refined, roomy and succesful than ever, and gives larger area and effectivity than its predecessors.
The brand new Kia Carnival will go on-sale in Korea beginning in the present day with gross sales resulting from start in lots of Kia’s world markets from later within the yr, the corporate added.
A key design spotlight its new ‘island roof’ design, with blacked-out A- and B-pillars beneath a body-colored roof. An attention-grabbing new C-pillar signature design additionally stands out, with a chrome fin bearing a delicate diamond sample. On the rear, the Carnival is powerful in stature, and boasts a large, distinctive new look accentuated by a full-width mild bar. One other factor of its SUV-inspired design is the metallic decrease skid plate, additional affording a extra sturdy look.
The hub of the automobile’s connectivity options is the high-tech twin digital show. This hyperlinks Kia’s newest 12.3-inch digital driver instrument cluster and 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment and navigation system beneath a single seamless piece of glass. This dual-screen show creates a panoramic, widescreen person expertise, with many infotainment capabilities managed by way of touch-sensitive buttons across the display. There’s a comparable haptic management panel additional down the middle console for local weather management.
Relying on market and specification, the brand new Carnival is on the market with a selection of as much as three new engines, all providing swift, easily-accessible efficiency.
Essentially the most highly effective engine within the line-up is a 3.5-liter GDi (gasoline direct injection) V6, producing as much as 294 ps and 355 Nm torque. A 3.5-liter MPi gasoline V6 can also be out there, producing as much as 272 ps and 332 Nm torque. This options the identical new built-in thermal administration system as its GDi counterpart. A brand new 2.2-liter ‘Smartstream’ diesel engine is obtainable to clients in lots of markets, and is among the cleanest diesel items that Kia has ever made. Producing as much as 202 ps, and providing 440 Nm torque.