Kia Sonet launched in India, starting price is Rs 6.71 lakhs, you will get these great features

Kia Sonet launched in India, starting price is Rs 6.71 lakhs, you will get these great features

Kia Sonet launched in India, starting price is Rs 6.71 lakhs, you will get these great features. Kia Motors has launched its third much awaited car Kia Sonet in India. The curiosity of the customers about this SUV can be gauged from the fact that despite the Corona virus epidemic, it was booked for 6500 units on the first day. The company has fixed the initial ex-showroom price of the base model (HTE) of the Kia Sonet at Rs 6.71 lakh, while its top model (GTX +) has been priced at Rs 11.99 lakh. This sub-4 meter compact SUV has three engine options, 4 transmission options and 6 trim levels that make it different from its competitors.

Kia Sonet launched in India, starting price is Rs 6.71 lakhs, you will get these great features

Kia Sonet has the same platform and engine of Hyundai Venue. However, it also has some special features that make it different from Venue. In India, the Kia Sonet will compete directly with cars like Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Mahindra XUV300, Ford EcoSport and Tata Nexon. The Kia Sonet 8 will come with three dual tone color options, being available in monotone colors. Intense red and black and pearl, gold and black pearl will be combined with glacier white and black pearl color.

Engine is very powerful

The Kia Sonet will get two petrol engine options. The first will be a 1.2 liter petrol engine and the second will be a 1.0 liter turbo GDI. The 1.2-liter engine generates a maximum power of 84bhp and peak torque of 115Nm. At the same time, the top-spec 1.0-liter engine will generate 119bhp power and 172Nm peak torque. At the same time, the diesel engine will get 1.5 L CRDi WGT and 1.5 L CRDi VGT options. In the transmission options of the petrol engine, this SUV will get 5 speed manual, 6 speed manual, 6 speed automatic and 7 speed DCT. Also, 6-speed intelligent manual transmission (IMT) technology has also been provided. At the same time, a 6-speed automatic transmission will be available with the diesel engine.

Will get three variants

The car will be available in dual trim concepts, tech line and GT line. The Tech Line variants of the Kia Sonat will get a 1.2-liter petrol and 1.5-liter diesel engine option. While the GT Line trims will get a 1.0-liter GDI turbo petrol engine. The GT Line variants will get sporty styling with red exterior accents, all-black interior with red contrast stitching and a flat-bottom steering wheel. While the Tech Line trims will not get red accents, instead it will have a dual tone black-beige interior and a round steering wheel.

These will also be premium features

Kia Sonet features 10.25 inch HD touchscreen hitech infotainment system, Bose 7 speaker system, electric sunroof, front ventilated seats, front parking sensors, smart pure air purifier with virus protection, Auto headlamps etc. This SUV will be equipped with 57 connected features, for which it has been given UVO connected technology. These features can be accessed with the help of smartphones and smartwatches. It also has 6 airbags, ABS system with EBD, electronic stability control, hill start assist control, vehicle stability management and brake assist control for safety. Apart from this, this car is equipped with front and rear parking sensors, projector fog lamps, highline tire pressure monitoring system and child seat anchoring points.