Kia India is set to release a new variant of its popular MPV Carnival. The new variant of this MPV is above the existing Prestige variant. To date, the company offers this MPV in India in three variants – Premium, Prestige and Limousine. The name of the new variant will be Limousine and the top-end variant of this MPV (currently Limousine) will be renamed Limousine Plus.
The second row will have VIP seats available
Upon seeing pictures of the new version of this upcoming MPV leaked on the Internet, the company is expected to release it in September. Unlike the Prestige variant, it receives premium features such as VIP seats in the second row, an air purifier with virus protection, an 8-inch infotainment system with UV connectivity, auto antiglare mirrors and a dedicated entertainment screen for rear passengers. No information on the seating design of this limousine variant has been revealed.
Customers will benefit up to Rs 2 lakh
Speaking of Rebased Limousine Plus, the company is going to offer a new design alloy wheel. Looking at current booking speeds, it can be said that the demand for the 7-seat Prestige and Limousine versions is very high and their waiting period is two months. The company is offering up to Rs 2 lakh benefits to customers who book Kia Carnival.
197bhp of torque and 8-speed automatic transmission
Speaking of Kia Carnival’s engine specifications, you’ll see a 2.2-liter diesel engine on it. This engine has 440Nm of torque and 197bhp of power. The company is offering an 8-speed automatic transmission mission in this MPV.