- Kia Carnival will be available in Kazakhstan with 3,5L petrol engine and 8-speed automatic transmission
- The new cross-van will be offered to customers in seven- and eight-seater versions, at a price of 23 tenge
July 29, 2022, Almaty — Official distributor Kia in Kazakhstan, company Allur Motor Qazaqstan, as part of the Allur automobile company, announces the start of sales on August 1 of the Kia Carnival cross-country vehicle. The car will be offered in Kazakhstan in seven- and eight-seater versions in Prestige and Limousine trim levels at a price of 23 tenge.
The fourth generation of Kia Carnival was a significant step in the history of this model, allowing us to talk about a new class of car - a cross van that combines the best qualities of the MPV segment, crossovers and business class cars. The new Carnival combines the characteristics of previous generations of the model with design elements from the brand's line of crossovers and SUVs. The signature Tiger nose grille features elegant geometric details. The car is equipped with full LED headlights and daytime running lights, which also have spectacular geometric volumetric elements and are combined into a common ensemble.
Carnival offers a roomy interior with a variety of transformation options - the crossover can have a seven-seater and eight-seater layout. A spectacular element of the interior was a panoramic screen on the front panel, which combined the displays of the digital instrument panel and multimedia systems. Some of the solutions offered by the fourth generation Carnival are a first for Kia, and some are a world first. Carnival, for example, was the first vehicle to feature an intelligent opening system for power sliding side doors. In terms of driver assistance systems, the Drive Wise Carnival has become one of the most advanced among all modern cars.
On the Kazakh market, the cross-van is offered with a 3,5-liter V6 petrol engine of the Smartstream line with the MPI multipoint injection system. Its maximum power is 249 hp. with., and the torque is 331 N•m. The motor is aggregated with an eight-speed automatic transmission, front axle drive.
Standard on the Kia Carnival are Kia's signature VSM Integrated Active Management System, Hill Start Assist (HAC), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Drive Mode Select and Electric Parking Brake. The car is equipped with seven airbags. The second and third row seats are equipped with ISOFIX child seat anchorages. Standard comfort options include cruise control, heated front seats and windshield, a Bluetooth module for connecting mobile devices, USB charging connectors in the front panel and in the side of the front seat backs (for second-row passengers), as well as a 220-volt outlet. in the luggage compartment. The second row seats are longitudinally adjustable. The third row seats can be folded in a 60/40 ratio, or completely in a compartment specially provided for this in the floor.
Eight-seat equipment Prestige features projector-type LED headlights, LED fog lights and taillights, 18-inch wheels, chrome grille and C-pillars. In this configuration, the crossvan is equipped with a multimedia and navigation system with a 12,3″ screen with support for Apple Carplay / Android Auto, a premium BOSE audio system with 12 speakers, a Smart Key keyless entry system, power sliding side doors and a tailgate with an intelligent opening system. The power side doors can be controlled remotely, and the SEA Safe Exit System has the functions of not only alerting, but also locking the rear doors. Side exterior mirrors are equipped with an electric folding drive, an “electrochromic” (with automatic dimming) interior mirror is installed. The seat trim is made of artificial leather, while the driver's seat is provided with electric adjustment in 10 directions. The center console has a smartphone wireless charging pad. The cost of Kia Carnival in the Prestige configuration is 23 tenge.
Seven-seater configuration Limousine offers a full range of comfort and safety options. Among them are the Shift-by-wire electronic transmission selector and paddle shifters. There are two electric sunroofs in the roof of the crossvan. Dashboard inlays get a chrome finish, the car is equipped with an LED interior lighting package and “atmospheric” Mood Lamp interior lighting. The driver's seat is electrically adjustable in 12 directions with a memory function, the front passenger seat is electrically adjustable in 8 directions, both front seats are equipped with ventilation. On the second row, there are two separate high-comfort seats with armrests and leg support, heating, ventilation, electric adjustment in 6 directions and a switch to the “Relaxation” mode. All seats are upholstered in genuine leather. A 12,3-inch Supervision digital instrument cluster is also installed. You can display an image of the surround view system on the main multimedia display. A full set of security systems of the Drive Wise complex is also provided. It includes Intelligent Cruise Control (SSC) with Stop&Go, Forward Collision Avoidance with Cross-Cross Collision Warning (FCA-JT), Lane Departure Prevention (LKA) and Lane Keeping Assist (LFA), Warning Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCA), Side Collision Warning (RCCW), and Side Collision Prevention (RCCA) when reversing out of a parking lot, Blind Spot Monitor with Digital Instrument Display (BVM), Driver Attention Monitor (DAW) with start-of-drive warnings, High Beam Assist (HBA) and Rear Passenger Reminder (ROA). The cost of completing Limousine is 26 tenge.
Kia Carnival, as well as the entire model range of the brand in Kazakhstan, is covered by a factory warranty - 5 years or 150 km. More detailed information about the Carnival model and other models of the Kazakhstan line of the brand can be obtained at the official Kia dealer centers in Kazakhstan, as well as on the website www.kia.com.kz.
About the company:
Kia Corporation is a global brand that develops and manufactures mobility products and services to create sustainable mobility solutions for customers, local and global communities. The company was founded in 1944. Today Kia sells about 3 million vehicles in more than 190 countries. The total number of employees of the corporation is more than 52 people. The company's production sites are located in six countries. Kia leads the transition to electric vehicles and develops mobility services to help solve urban problems around the world.
Allur Motor Qazaqstan (www.kia.com.kz) in a car company Allur is the official distributor of cars Kia on the territory of Kazakhstan. During the company's activity, the brand Kia became the leader of the Kazakhstani market. Total Sales Kia in Kazakhstan since the beginning of work Allur Motor Qazaqstan is more than 10 vehicles. 000 vehicles sold in Kazakhstan in 2021 Kia, which provided the company with the fourth position in terms of sales. For cars Kia 5 year warranty or 150 km run. As of the beginning of 000, there are 2021 official dealer centers in Kazakhstan Kia in 17 cities.
Kazakhstan Automobile Company Allur (www.allure.kz) is a manufacturer of seven automotive brands, including Kia, as well as the official distributor and dealer in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan of five car brands.