KIA Sedona van almost completely unveiled

KIA Sedona van almost completely unveiled

July 28, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

On the home market, the brand will offer a model KIA Sedona minivan with gasoline and diesel engines – the new Sedona will be available here in August.

KIA dealers in Korea have started pre-ordering the fourth generation KIA Carnival minivan. At the same time, the company announced new details regarding the novelty. Interestingly, with the change of generation, Sedona began to look more like crossovers popular today. Because of this, a new category, Grand Utility Vehicle (GUV), was invented for him.

Among the “crossover” features – the overall wheel arches and unpainted plastic in the lower part of the body. The design of the front part makes the new minivan related to the Sorento model, and the novelty also got the rear pillars in the form of fins.

In terms of dimensions, the next Carnival surpassed the pre-reform model: it became longer by 40 mm – 5,155 mm and wider by 10 mm – 1,995 mm. The wheelbase has grown by 30 mm – 3,090 mm, but the height has remained unchanged – 1,740 mm.

The interior of Kia Sedona is still designed for seven, nine or 11 seats. The new Sedona van receives a digital dashboard and multimedia with voice control, united under a common glass, a climate control sensor, a washer instead of the classic gearshift lever, “smart” sliding doors, advanced safety assistants, etc.

The engine range of new Sedona 2020 includes a 2.2-liter 202-horsepower diesel engine and a gasoline V6 3.5 GDI with a power of 294 hp. Both are from the Smartstream family. But the automaker has not yet named the available gearboxes. Appreciated the new car in the amount of 31,600,000 to 43,540,000 won.

Over time, the newest car is expected in other regional markets.

Meanwhile, Renault has unveiled the Zoe Van electric minivan. Sales of new items are scheduled for the end of 2020. A 107-horsepower electric motor will be responsible for its performance, and a 52 kW / h battery guarantees a cruising range of 395 kilometers.