The new generation of spacious family minivan from the Korean automaker, is in high demand. Meet the 7-seater 2018-2019 Kia Carnival (in Russian) and Sedona (in the US) model year with a capacious luggage merits.
Debut model was held at the last auto show in New York. It is worth noting that outside the United States as a family car is called Carnival.
The new generation of the minivan has received a stylish and rather aggressive appearance. The design of the front of the car combines the massive grille and menacing headlights with LED daytime running lights. The front bumper has received a sporty design with bright chrome accents and a wide grip, installed at the bottom. In general, a solid frontal 2018-2019 Kia Sedona looks like a hybrid version of the 2018-2019 Kia Ceed and 2018-2019 Kia Sportage.
On the side, the car resembles the shape of an understated cargo van. However, it should be noted that there is no feeling completely disproportionate size and excessive massiveness. This result was achieved thanks to the correct location of the wheels, which are set polished 19-inch wheels. Among other distinctive features can be identified rectangular windows, located on different levels, bulging wheel arches, roof rails and wide sliding doors, which open access to a spacious cabin. Aft Sedona has a sleek design submitted by a small spoiler and a pair of rectangular headlamps integrated into an elongated trunk lid. Also, you should pay attention to the impressive rear bumper trim.
Interior 2018-2019 Kia Carnival entered the top ten best interiors in : there is everything you need for a very comfortable and safe travel. The driver and passengers are located in comfortable seats with side bolsters trimmed with leather Nappa. Before the driver is an elegant three-spoke steering wheel and instrument panel with LED backlight and a color trip computer. The central panel has received a touch screen multimedia system UVO. All other controls are located and ergonomics in a comfortable “access area” driver.
The list of “amenities and utilities” includes door handle illumination, panoramic roof, automatic tailgate opening and unfolding the side mirrors with driver’s approximation. Also present in the minivan Omnidirection system, parking assistance, protection from collisions and inversions, adaptive cruise control and dead zone control system.
It should be noted that the rear passengers have an opportunity to adjust the seat for the feet by moving the seat by “rails.” And as a nice option can be expanded special footrest that will be indispensable during long trips. And if you add up all the chairs, then a cargo space volume of 2 200 liters.
Under the hood is mounted 3.3-liter V6, which produces 280 horsepower. Recently transferred to the front wheels by means of the 6-speed automatic transmission. Experts Praise deserved suspension, which guarantees the “silky” movement on any roads, as well as high insulation and steering.
The price of this car will be around 70 000 dollars.