The India-exclusive compact SUV, which was once first showcased on the Auto Expo 2020, is anticipated to be a sport changer within the B-segment marketplace the place it is going to move head on with the likes of Hyundai Venue, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza and the approaching Nissan Magnite.
The Kia Sonet will probably be introduced with three engine choices. The two petrol engines introduced are the Smartstream 1.2-litre 4-cylinder engine and the robust 1.0-litre T-GDi turbocharged engine. The one diesel providing is the 1.5-litre CRDi engine. The engines are introduced with a selection of 5 transmissions- 5-speed MT, 6-speed MT, 7-speed DCT, 6-speed AMT and the brand new Smartstream 6-speed iMT.
The Kia Sonet with its trendy and impressive appears to be like, is aimed to provide a cast on-road presence and a top rate younger enchantment. The Kia Sonet has crucial look with ‘heartbeat’ LED DRLs with built-in signs and the ‘heartbeat’ LED taillamps make certain that the automobile doesn’t move not noted. The Sonet has an excessively competitive glance as a result of the signature tiger-nose grille with a particular grille mesh and the ‘turbo’ formed entrance skid plates.
At the within, the Kia Sonet gives relatively sumptuous interiors and best-in-class options which might be geared toward giving a excellent in-cabin revel in. The SUV is loaded with Kia’s UVO era with 57 options together with the voice lend a hand. The Kia Sonet gives a 10.25-inch HD touchscreen infotainment machine which is paired with Bose 7-speaker machine with sub-woofer. Kia could also be introducing the all-new LED sound temper lamps which is unique to the Sonet.
To provide an outstanding riding revel in, the Kia Sonet will probably be introduced with the brand new iMT era. The 6-speed iMT gearbox will permit a clutch-less moving with the regulate of a guide shift degree be offering the most efficient of each transmissions. The Kia Sonet will grow to be the second one automobile within the Indian marketplace to provide this selection, after the Hyundai Venue. The multi-drive modes and the grip regulate options which might be unique to computerized trims, will additional reinforce the riding revel in.
Essentially the most distinctive providing within the Kia Sonet line-up will probably be sporty GT Line trim. The GT-Line trim will give an edge to the compact SUV and spotlight its dynamic presence at the avenue. The GT Line trim comes with unique interiors with dominant pink accents. The sporty trim will characteristic a prime glossy-black grille with the GT Line brand with a pink accessory.
To provide uncompromised protection and comfort, the Kia Sonet comes with six airbags, ABS with EBD, ESC, brake lend a hand, entrance and rear parking sensors, highline tyre force observe, auto headlamps and ISOFIX kid seat anchor.