The much-awaited Kia Carnival Premium MPV has been recently launched in India at the Auto Expo 2020. It is the brand’s second product for the Indian market after the Seltos SUV. The Carnival has been launched with a starting price tag of INR 24.95 lakh while the top-spec variant costs INR 33.95 lakh.
Powering the Kia Carnival premium MPV is a BS6-compliant, 2.2-litre diesel engine that is capable of offering maximum power of 200HP at 3,800rpm and a peak torque of 440Nm at 1,500-2,750rpm. The engine is mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox.
The brand is offering the Carnival MPV in three trims namely Premium, Prestige and Limousine which are further available in three seating layouts. The seven-seater configuration of the MPV features captain seats in the middle or an optional ‘Luxury VIP’ seats while the eight-seater configuration features a four captain seat setup. Lastly, the nine-seater configuration of the MPV gets six captain seats and a four-row layout.
Coming to the features, the base premium trim of the Carnival premium MPV is available in a seven or eight-seat layout while featuring a touchscreen infotainment unit compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. In addition to this, the MPV is equipped with a standard safety package which includes the likes of automatic headlights, reverse parking camera, ABS with EBD and more.
The Prestige trim of the MPV is available to the customers in a 9-seat or 7-seat version while getting a host of additional features such as LED position lamps, tail lamps as well as fog lamps. The second trim features dual-panel electric sunroof in addition to getting a 220V laptop charger and more.
The top-spec Limousine trim of the Kia Carnival premium MPV comes equipped with all premium features in a seven-seat version which further gets VIP seats with Nappa leather upholstery, UVO connected car technology, an automatic anti-glare IRVM, a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), 8 Harman speakers for surround sound and more. Here is the variant-wise price list of the Carnival MPV in the Indian market.
Kia Carnival MPV Price List
- Premium (7-seater): INR 24.95 lakh
- Premium (8-seater): INR 25.15 lakh
- Prestige (7-seater): INR 28.95 lakh
- Prestige (9-seater): INR 29.95 lakh
- Limousine (7-seater): INR 33.95 lakh
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