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Kia Carens Summary
|Max Power||113 bhp @ 6300 rpm|
Kia Carens Overview
The Kia Carens is a six/seven-seater MPV that comes with plenty of safety equipment and delivers seamless performance along with unbelievable fuel efficiency. It is also the winner of the Indian car of the year (ICOTY) award for 2023.
Let’s delve into the offerings of this sporty yet sober car from the Korean Manufacturer.
Kia Carens Engine and other Specifications
This car is offered with two engine trims; it gets either a Smartstream G1.5T petrol engine or a 1.5L CRDi VGT diesel engine. Both types of engines get four inline cylinders with a four-valve per cylinder operability through a dual overhead camshaft. The petrol engine variants develop a maximum power of 158bhp at 5500 rpm and a peak torque of 253Nm at 1500 rpm while the diesel engine trim of this Kia Car generates a maximum of 113bhp at 4000 rpm and an utmost torque of 250 Nm at 1500 rpm. These engines have been paired with different transmission systems, like a six-speed manual transmission system, a six-speed clutch-less manual transmission system, a six-speed automatic transmission system, or a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission system. Further, the ARAI-certified Kia Carens mileage is claimed to be 18 km/l irrespective of the variant, albeit this is a rated mileage figure that might vary in real-world driving.
Other specifications of this car include a McPherson strut with coil spring in the front suspension, coupled torsion beam axle (CTBA) with coil spring in the rear, 16-inch alloy wheels wearing the tyres of 205mm width, and front and rear disc brakes. Dimensionally, it possesses an overall length of 4540mm, an overall width of 1800mm, and an overall height of 1708mm along with a ground clearance of 195mm and a wheelbase of 2780mm. Furthermore, this FWD car has a fuel tank capacity of 45 litres and a boot space of 216 litres.
Kia Carens Exterior
The exterior design of this Kia SUV flaunts a dotted-like teethed front grille with a chrome lower element, star map LED daytime running lights with crown jewel LED headlights, and a black lower grille in a hexagonal chrome housing. Furthermore, it exhibits dual-tone ORVM housing with integrated blinkers, black baselines with chrome elements on the sides, chrome outer door handles, dual-tone crystal cut alloy wheels, chrome-black roof rails, chrome garnish on the rear bumper with the diamond knurling pattern, and gun-shaped LED tail lights with connecting light band. Moreover, it has a high-mounted stop lamp on the rear spoiler and a brand logo on the front hood as well as on the tailgate.
Kia Carens Interior
The main attractions of the Kia Carens interior are the distinct black high gloss dashboard, leather-wrapped D-cut steering wheel with tilt and telescopic column, and ventilated front seats. Besides, it boasts a 10.25-inch HD touchscreen navigation system, a smart pure air purifier with virus and bacteria protection, three drive modes, fully automatic temperature control, and a digital LCD cluster with a 4.2-inch TFT multi-information display to aid in precise driving with the help of important vehicle information. On the entertainment front, it gets a Bose premium sound system with eight speakers and 64-colour ambient mood lighting. Moreover, it encompasses a cruise control feature, a 12V power socket, a rear armrest with a cup holder, and a glove compartment, among other cabin inclusions.
Kia Carens Safety Features
On the safety front, the Kia Carens features six airbags, child seat anchor points, child safety locks, speed-sensing door locks, seat belt warnings, rear seat belts, and a rear camera. Additionally, it gets an antilock braking system, an electronic brake-force distribution system, an electronic stability program, a traction control system, hill hold control, and hill descent control, which aid in keeping the car skid-resistant, stable, and in balance. Moreover, it has been built using high-strength steel which reduces the crash impact and thus provides comprehensive safety to the car occupants.
Kia Carens Price and Variants
This car is sold in nineteen variants with different features and specifications, and therefore a few of the above-mentioned offerings may not be part of a few variants. The colour offerings of this car are Imperial Blue, Moss Brown, Intense Red, Aurora Black Pearl, Sparkling Silver, Gravity Grey, Glacier White Pearl, and Clear White.
Further, the Kia Carens price is similar to other renowned SUVs like Mahindra Scorpio-N, Volkswagen Taigun, and Hyundai Creta. You can scroll up to the price section to check the most recent prices of this car.
Kia Carens Price List in India
Kia Carens price start at ₹ 10.45 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 18.95 Lakh. Check out the entire Kia Carens variants on-road price in India. Get more info on Kia Carens new models, videos, latest news, and the up-to-date Carens four wheeler ex-showroom price.
Kia Carens Variants Price
|Carens Variants||Ex-showroom Price||Compare|
|Premium 1.5 Petrol 7 STR 1497 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18 kmpl||₹ 10.45 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige 1.5 Petrol 7 STR 1497 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18 kmpl||₹ 11.65 Lakh view detailed price|
|Premium 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 12 Lakh view detailed price|
|Premium 1.5 Diesel iMT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 12.65 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 13.25 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige 1.5 Diesel iMT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 13.85 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 14.75 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige Plus 1.5 Diesel iMT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 15.35 Lakh view detailed price|
|Prestige Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol DCT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Automatic (DCT), 18 kmpl||₹ 15.75 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 16.2 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury 1.5 Diesel iMT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 16.8 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 6 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 17.5 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol iMT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 17.55 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Diesel iMT 6 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 18 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Diesel iMT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Clutchless Manual (IMT), 18 kmpl||₹ 18 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol DCT 6 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Automatic (DCT), 18 kmpl||₹ 18.4 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Turbo Petrol DCT 7 STR 1482 cc, Petrol, Automatic (DCT), 18 kmpl||₹ 18.45 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Diesel AT 6 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Automatic (TC), 18 kmpl||₹ 18.9 Lakh view detailed price|
|Luxury Plus 1.5 Diesel AT 7 STR 1493 cc, Diesel, Automatic (TC), 18 kmpl||₹ 18.95 Lakh view detailed price|
Kia Carens Colours
- Imperial Blue
- Moss Brown
- Intense Red
- Aurora Black Pearl
- Sparkling Silver
- Gravity Grey
- Glacier White Pearl
- Clear White
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Kia Carens FAQs
Currently, the Kia Carens is priced at Rs. 10.45 Lakh for the base Premium 1.5 Petrol 7 STR trim.
The Kia Carens, in its top-spec Luxury Plus 1.5 Diesel AT 7 STR trim, retails for Rs. 18.95 Lakh ex-showroom, New Delhi .
The Kia Carens, in its current form, was introduced in 2023 .
The Kia Carens goes up against the Mahindra Scorpio Classic and Mahindra Scorpio-N in the Indian market.
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