The Kia Carens will be launched in 5 variants – Premium, Prestige, Prestige Plus, Luxury and Luxury Plus with 3 different engine options.
Kia Carens: South Korean car maker Kia (KIA) has recently introduced its new car Kia Carens globally. This will be KIA’s fourth car in the Indian market after Seltos, Sonnet and Carnival. The bookings for the new Kia Carens will start from January 14, 2022. Kia has now also revealed the details related to the engine, gearbox, color options, feature-list and variants of the Carens. It will be offered in five trim levels – Premium, Prestige, Prestige Plus, Luxury and Luxury Plus.
Engine and Features
- Talking about the powertrain, the Kia Carens will be offered with a 1.5-litre petrol motor that generates 115 hp / 144 Nm. It will be mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.
- The Carens will also get a 1.4-litre turbo petrol engine that will generate 140 hp / 242 Nm of torque. Apart from this, there will also be an option of a 1.5-litre diesel engine, which generates 115 hp / 250 Nm of torque. Apart from this, customers will also get the option to choose from 3 different transmission options – 6MT, 7DCT and 6AT.
- Kia is known for offering a plethora of features to its cars so expect the Carens to come with a slew of great features as well. It will come with features including a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with all connectivity options, 66 connected car features, a digital instrument cluster and an electric sunroof.
- Apart from this, all variants of the Kia Carens will get 6 airbags, 10 safety features like ESC, VSM, HAC, DBC, ABS, BAS, all-wheel disc brake, TPMS and rear parking sensor.
Dimensions and color options
The new Kia Carence will measure 4,540 mm in length, 1,800 mm in width, 1,708 mm in height, and will have a class-leading wheelbase of 2,780 mm. It will be offered in eight color options namely Imperial Blue, Moss Brown, Sparkling Silver, Intense Red, Aurora Black Pearl, Gravity Grey, Glacier White Pearl, and Clear White. The bookings for the new Kia Carens will start from January 14, 2022 and will be officially launched soon. It will compete with cars like Hyundai Alcazar, MG Hector Plus etc.