Kia, a Korean brand owned by Hyundai Motor Company in India, recently launched the Kia Carnival domestically in 2021. The Kia Carnival 2021, also called Sedona, was released in Korea as an avatar for the fourth generation MPV. Kia calls the new carnival GUV Big Utility Vehicle.
Latest Updates on Kia Carnival
Kia Motors unveiled its Interior in the next generation carnival.
Kia Carnival Price
Details are still unknown, but it will likely receive a premium over the current generation’s carnival. That is priced between Rs 24.95 lakh to Rs. 33.95 lakh (Ex- pan-Indian showroom).
Kia Carnival Launch
The fourth-generation carnival is expected to be presented here in 2022.
Kia Carnival Seating Capacity
Available with 7, 9, and 11 seats depending on the market.
Kia Carnival Design
Inspired by the design of an SUV, it looks more modern with sharper lines. The fourth-generation Carnival will receive updated headlights with integrated LED daytime running lights and LED taillights.
Kia Carnival Engine & Transmission
Kia has yet to announce new carnival specs. But gasoline and diesel engines are expected to be available for some form of electrification.
Kia Carnival Interior
The fourth-generation Carnival has a Mercedes-style digital panoramic console on the dashboard. That connects the 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and touchscreen infotainment system. It also has horizontally positioned glossy vents that give it a cleaner and simpler dashboard look. Kia has also updated the climate control panel. Which has touch-sensitive controls below the digital display and is flanked by separate climate control units for the passenger seat. The fourth-generation Carnival also offers second-row passengers. The option to place new rear console floor space with USB chargers, network storage, and a rear-seat phone stand. The conventional drive selector lever has been replaced by a rotary knob for manual shifting.
Kia Carnival Exterior
The new Kia Carnival was originally equipped with a Kia Seltos grille. MPV maintains its appearance, but always prioritizes space and practicality, not looks. The straight line on the cap provides a lace edge and the body looks smooth when applied. According to sources, the new designers have also named the new model “Grand Utility Vehicle” thanks to a new futuristic styling, an inspiring SUV look, and a stronger and more refined exterior.
Kia Carnival Future Rivals
Carnival has no direct competitors in India. But it is higher than the Toyota Innova Crysta but lower than the Toyota Vellfire and Mercedes-Benz V-Class.