Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 20:05 (GMT+7)
(Information) Kia Carens can be a alternative for Rondo within the earlier technology and can be a rival of Mitsubishi Xpander.
After some time of being revealed by sellers, not too long ago THACO – Kia’s official distributor in Vietnam confirmed that the Carens 2023 can be launched on 11/11.
In line with the revealed info, on this new technology, Kia Carens may have extra complete adjustments than the earlier technology, Rondo (one other identify for Carens within the earlier technology).
This mannequin will share the identical chassis because the Seltos – a B-sized crossover, however the Carens may have 7 seats. The automobile has an total dimensions of size x width x peak of 4,540 x 1,800 x 1,700 mm.
Within the Korean market, probably the most superior model of Carens is provided with many excellent facilities comparable to: digital display behind the steering wheel, 10.25-inch central display, Bose sound, sunroof and air-con. computerized with air filter,..
It’s recognized that the brand new Carens are imported with 3 engine choices together with diesel engine, gasoline engine and turbocharged gasoline engine. Particularly, the 1.5L petrol engine will give a capability of 115 horsepower, the turbocharged 1.4L engine has a capability of 140 horsepower, and the diesel engine has a capability of 115 horsepower. Automobiles use 6-speed guide transmission or CVT.
At launch, Kia Carens shared the identical phase with Mitsubishi Xpander, Toyota Veloz, Avanza, Suzuki XL7, Ertiga and most not too long ago Hyundai Stargazer.
Together with the launch of the brand new Carens, THACO Auto can be anticipated to introduce a spread of “new technology” Kia SUV merchandise, however till now, it’s nonetheless secret which identify can be launched.
In current occasions, two new Kia SUV fashions are being talked about probably the most, Telluride and Sorento (HEV hybrid model). Due to this fact, it’s attainable that Kia Vietnam’s SUV product vary is anticipated to be both Telluride or Sorento HEV, or have each fashions.
Beforehand, on the finish of 2021, Kia Telluride was launched in Vietnam, however till now, it has not been opened on the market. In comparison with the time when it first appeared in Vietnam, Telluride had a major improve in April 2022.
This mannequin is in the identical phase because the Hyundai Palisade, Ford Explorer or VW Teramont and ranks one stage above the Sorento. The design of this mannequin has nothing in frequent with its juniors.
Within the US market, the automobile makes use of a V6 engine with a capability of 291 horsepower and 355 Nm of torque.
In the meantime, Sorento remains to be rated as “previous bottle” however “new wine” with the HEV model. This model has a brand new function of utilizing a 1.6L hybrid gasoline engine with a capability of 227 horsepower, mixed with a 1- or 2-wheel drive system.
At the moment, some sellers settle for deposits for Sorento HEV. Info and precise photos of this model have additionally appeared on the Registry.