The Carnival is Kia’s second model in the Indian market after the largely-popular Seltos mid-size SUV.
Kia Carnival. (Image courtesy: Arjit Garg/News18.com)
Kia Motors has launched the Kia Carnival luxury MPV in India at Rs 24.95 lakh (ex-showroom) fro the 7-seater ‘Premium’ variant (base) and goes up to Rs 33.95 lakh (ex-showroom) for the 7-seater, range-topping ‘Limousine’ variant. The Carnival is powered by a 2.2-litre diesel VGT BS6 Compliant engine paired with 8-speed Sportsmatic transmission (8AT).
The car will be offered in three trims – Premium, Prestige and Limousine and with multiple seating configurations of 7, 8 and 9. There are two 7 seater options, the regular has 4 captain seats with 3 sinking seats and another variation the 7 VIP, has the option of second-row VIP seat. The 8-seater has 4 captain seats and 3 sinking seats. The 9-seater, which has 6 Captain with 3 sinking seats, is equipped with features like Dual Panel Electric Sunroof, VIP Seats with 10.1” Dual Touchscreen Rear Seat Entertainment System, One-Touch Power Sliding Door and Smart Power Tailgate among others.