Kia launches Carnival at Auto Expo: Here's all you should know about the MPV

  • The Carnival will come in three variants - Premium, Prestige and Limousine
  • The MPV directly competes with segment leader Toyota Innova
Kia Motors on Wednesday launched the Carnival MPV to take on Toyota Innova, in a segment which is dominated by the latter.
1/7Kia Motors on Wednesday launched the Carnival MPV to take on Toyota Innova, in a segment which is dominated by the latter.
The Carnival boasts of some impressive features, like a 2.2-litre diesel engine, 204 hp power and torque figures of 440 Nm.
2/7The Carnival boasts of some impressive features, like a 2.2-litre diesel engine, 204 hp power and torque figures of 440 Nm.
On the outside, Carnival has projector headlights and DRLs, Kia's signature Tiger-nose front grille and a tall profile. (PTI)
3/7On the outside, Carnival has projector headlights and DRLs, Kia's signature Tiger-nose front grille and a tall profile. (PTI)
Carnival is being offered with an eight-speed transmission option and is filled to the brim with convenience and luxury features.
4/7Carnival is being offered with an eight-speed transmission option and is filled to the brim with convenience and luxury features.
The car starts at a price of  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>24.95 lakh for a seven-seater variant (ex-showroom), called the Premium segment. It remains to be seen whether this price goes in favour of the South Korean carmaker, considering its rival - the Innova - starts at a much lower price of around  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>15 lakh (ex-showroom).
5/7The car starts at a price of 24.95 lakh for a seven-seater variant (ex-showroom), called the Premium segment. It remains to be seen whether this price goes in favour of the South Korean carmaker, considering its rival - the Innova - starts at a much lower price of around 15 lakh (ex-showroom).
The Carnival will be offered in two more segments - Prestige and Limousine - with starting prices of  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>29.95 lakh and  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>33.95 lakh respectively.
6/7The Carnival will be offered in two more segments - Prestige and Limousine - with starting prices of 29.95 lakh and 33.95 lakh respectively.
The Carnival is Kia's second offering in India after its popular Seltos SUV.
7/7The Carnival is Kia's second offering in India after its popular Seltos SUV.
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