Demonstrated a compact crossover Kia Sonet

Demonstrated a compact crossover Kia Sonet

August 7, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Kia has revealed the Kia Sonet subcompact crossover, which will become a global model.

The Korean company did not disclose the size of the new product, but its dimensions resemble the soplatform Hyundai Venue.

The new crossover has got an 83-horsepower naturally aspirated 1.2-liter engine and a 1.0-liter turbo engine with 120 hp, and a 1.5-liter diesel engine with 100 hp. As a transmission, 5- and 6-speed manual transmissions, a manual transmission without a clutch, a 7-band “robot” and a 6-speed automatic transmission are offered.

In the interior of the novelty, it is worth noting the presence of ventilated front seats, antiviral air conditioner, an infotainment complex with a 10.25-inch screen and a voice assistant, wireless charging, Bose Premium acoustics and much more.

Sonet will also get six airbags, parking sensors, a tire pressure monitoring system and other features. The Sonet will be available in two variations: Tech and GT. The body color can be 2-color – there are three options, the range of monochromatic shades consists of seven colors.

The cost and launch date of the new model are currently unknown.

In addition, it was previously reported that the Korean brand Kia has updated the Stonic subcompact crossover. The most important innovation was the introduction of a “soft” hybrid, which includes a 1.0-liter T-GDi turbo engine and a 48-volt system.