The Kia carnival raises the temperature on day 1, accumulates 1,410 reservations

NEW DELHI: Kia Motors On Wednesday he announced that his next luxurious MPV Carnival has received 1,410 reservations in the first day.

The pre-reservation for Carnival, which opened on January 21, will be launched in Auto Expo in February. Prospective Carnival customers can book it online on the official site. Kia Motors India website and through the 265 contact points throughout the country paying a reserve amount of Rs 1.00,000.

Carnival is being offered in three trims – Premium, Prestige and Limousine – and with multiple seating configurations of 7, 8 and 9. Around 64% of the overall reservations received so far is for the top-of-the-line Limousine trim. The Carnival is powered by a 2.2L VGT BSVII diesel engine paired with an 8-speed Sportsmatic transmission; the class-leading drivetrain has been engineered for smooth, effortless performance.

Kookhyun Shim, Managing Director and CEO, Kia Motors India , said, “We are thrilled with the reception that the Kia Carnival has got even before its launch. We attained 1,410 reservations for Kia’s new offering in the Indian market in just one day after we started accepting pre-orders. This heartening response to our first product in this aspirational category is a proof of the power of Kia Brand in India. It is also clear that there was an unmet demand for a world-class product like the Carnival in India. Our priority now is to make sure our extravagant by design Carnival reaches those who have reposed faith in it and in Kia Motors at the earliest.”

The new Kia Carnival is available with first-in-class features such as Dual Panel Electric Sunroof, VIP Seats with 10.1 ”Dual Touch screen Rear Seat Entertainment System, One-Touch Power Sliding Door and Smart Power Tailgate among others. The Carnival is equipped with 37 UVO smart connected car features, best of which can be now accessed through smart watch as well. Prices of all the variants will be announced on February 5, 2020 at the Auto Expo.