– Manufactured in India
– Powered by a 1.5-litre petrol engine
Kia has unveiled the seven-seat model of the Sonet SUV in Indonesia. The compact SUV can be provided abroad with a five-seat structure and breaches the four-metre scale in size. Surprisingly, the Sonet seven-seater is manufactured on the model’s facility in India.
On the skin, the Sonet seems precisely like its two-row mannequin and even measures the identical at 4,120mm size. It will get the signature tiger-nose grille flanked by LED headlamps and built-in DRLs. Other exterior parts embrace the roof rails, 16-inch alloy wheels, an electrical sunroof, and LED rear lights.
The speaking level of the Sonet is the third row which is neatly fitted in the boot house and is claimed to accommodate two passengers. The second-row seats get sliding and one-touch tumble perform to permit for simple entry to the final row seats. Along with the rear aircon vents, the Sonet additionally will get a roof blower with fan pace controller. Other options are carried ahead from the usual Sonet that features an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system with connectivity possibility, cruise management, height-adjustable driver seat, six airbags, wi-fi charging, and USB charging factors for first and second-row occupants. On the flip aspect, its leaves the Sonet with an unusable baggage compartment.
The engine choices on the Sonet is a 1.5-litre petrol engine creating 113bhp and 144Nm of torque mated to a six-speed guide and an eight-speed CVT unit. There are additionally three drive modes on provide – Eco, Normal, and Sport. There is not any information of the seven-seat Sonet coming to the Indian market, nonetheless, Kia has begun testing a seven-seat MPV in India that’s prone to be priced beneath Rs 20 lakh. For extra particulars of the upcoming MPV, click on here.