KIA Sonet spotted in test trials a week before the premiere

KIA Sonet spotted in test trials a week before the premiere

July 28, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Spy photos of the novelty were shown on the Web. It is noteworthy that the car is still clad in a large layer of camouflage film.

KIA is preparing to premiere its new Sonet crossover. The presentation will take place next week and was announced with a special video. However, KIA continues to test its new car it was spotted on the roads of India. It is interesting that camouflage is not removed from the KIA Sonet, despite the fact that many elements of the car were declassified in the official teaser.

The new cross should be very compact – its length will not exceed 4 meters. At the same time, the car should get a very bright and recognizable appearance. For the first time as a concept car, we saw a novelty at the Indian Auto Show in early February this year. Judging by the teasers and spy photos, the production version borrowed a lot from the prototype – note the same long hood and flat roof, as well as a large number of chrome elements.

The KIA Sonet platform will be shared with the Hyundai Venue compact crossover.

The engine range is already known – it will be a 1.2-liter engine with 83 hp, a 1.0-liter turbo engine capable of producing 120 hp, as well as a 100-horsepower diesel engine with a working volume of 1.5 liters. …