KIA SONET launching in India soon look even spectacular from Seltos. The South Korean company is soon to launch another luxurious SUV after Kia Seltos’ strong grip in the Indian market. The company had introduced its production version at Auto Expo 2020.
In fact, Kia Motors India is now gearing up to land Kia Sonet in the Indian market. Kia Sonet is an sub-4-meter SUV (sports utility vehicle).
KIA SONET launching in India soon look even spectacular from SELTOS
According to reports, the company is eyeing the festive season and may launch kia sonet in August or September. In the Indian market, the Kia Sonet will compete with Maruti Suzuki Vitara Breza Hyundai Avenue, Mahindra XUV300 and Tata Nexon.
According to media reports, the compact SUV ex-showroom price can be between Rs 8 lakh and Rs 13 lakh. This look will be different from kia seltos. The company has tried to give it a more sporty look.
If it comes to the engine, it is a Hyundai Avenue engine. Kia Sonet will have three engine options. The first 82bhp 1.2-petrol engine, the second 99bhp 1.5-litre diesel engine, which is taken from Seltos and the third will be the 118bhp 1.0-litre GDD turbo petrol engine.
Sonet’s Kia UVO is also likely to come with connected car technology. It is likely to have a clutchless manual gearbox, which is new to this segment.
It is noteworthy that Kia Motors had introduced its new car Kia Sonet concept at the ongoing Auto Expo 2020 in Greater Noida. The corona virus has had little impact on the company’s business.