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Kia Sonet Vs Kia Carnival Vs Kia Seltos comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.71 Lakh
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₹ 24.95 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

Kia Sonet Vs Kia Carnival Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Sonet Vs Carnival Vs Seltos on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Sonet Vs Carnival Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Kia Seltos in New Delhi starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.29 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Kia Seltos Diesel top-end costs ₹ 17.34 Lakh. On the other hand, Kia Sonet price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 6.71 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.99 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Sonet costs ₹ 8.05 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Sonet comes with a price tag of ₹ 11.99 Lakh Lastly, the Diesel Kia Carnival starts at ₹ 24.95 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 33.95 Lakh for the fully-loaded Diesel model.

SummaryKia SonetKia CarnivalKia Seltos
Price₹ 6.71 Lakh₹ 24.95 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerKiaKiaKia
Body TypeSUVMUVSUV
Mileage18.40 Kmpl13.90 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Power82 bhp197 bhp113 bhp
Engine1197 CC2199 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolDieselPetrol

Sonet Vs Carnival Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kia Seltos base Petrol engine returns 16 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Kmpl. The Kia Sonet base Petrol returns 18 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 19 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The Kia Carnival Diesel basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Kmpl.

Sonet Vs Carnival Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kia Seltos gets 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Kia Sonet comes in 2 Petrol 82, 118 bhp engines and 2 Diesel 99, 113 bhp engines. Lastly, the Kia Carnival is offered in 197 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type Smartstream G 1.2CRDi1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1197 CC2199 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder 4N/A4
Power 82 bhp@6000 rpm197 bhp@3800 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 115 Nm@4200 rpm440 Nm@1750-2750 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train 2WD2WD2WD
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 3995 mm5115 mm4315 mm
Width 1790 mm1985 mm1800 mm
Height 1647 mm1740 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2500 mm3060 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A190 mm
Boot Space 392 L540 L433 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/AN/A
Front Track N/AN/AN/A
Rear Track N/AN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/AN/A
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 575

Transmission

No. of gears 5Automatic6
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsAlloy WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15235/60 R18205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 195 / 65 R15235/60 R18205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringMacpherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle With Coil SpringMulti LinkCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 18.40 Kmpl13.90 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 45.060.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringPowerElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosstickcross
Cornering Lightscrosstickcross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickticktick
Rear Wipercrosstickcross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosstickcross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickcrosstick
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limitertick--
Impact Sensing Door Unlocktick--
Inside door handle overridetick--
Speed Sensing Door Locktick--
A- Pillar Piano Black Glossy Finish--cross
B- Pillar Black-out Tape--cross
Dual Horn--cross
Eco Coating AC--cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)--cross
Idle Alert--tick
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock--cross
Lane Change Indicator--cross
Lightening Arch C-Pillar--cross
SOS emergency call function--tick
Speed Alert--tick
Speed Alert System--cross
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (Low Line)--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManualAutomatic - Three ZoneManual
Heatertickticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt And TelescopicTilt
Steering Mounted Audiotickticktick
Paddle Shift--tick
Cruise Controlcrossticktick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrossticktick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrossticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrossticktick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armresttickticktick
Rear Armrestcrossticktick
UpholsteryFabricFabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrossticktick
Climate Controlcrossticktick
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Ventstick--
Battery Savertick--
Foldable Twin Parcel Shelfcross--
In-Built Spoilercross--
Shark Fin Antenna and Integrated Rear Spoilercross--
One Touch Power sliding Doors-tick-
SunGlass Holder-tick-
Al Voice Command--tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert--tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard--tick
Foldable Key--cross
Glove Box cooling--cross
MT Shift Indicator--cross
Rear AC--tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock--tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop--tick
Remote Horn / Light--tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON--tick

Lights

Light TypeLEDProjector BulbLED
Front Fog Lampscrossticktick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Ambient Lightingcross--
Luggage Lampcross-cross
Follow - Me - Home Headlamps--cross
Follw me home headlamps--tick
Room Lamp--cross

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationtickticktick
Apple CarPlay-tick-
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto--cross
Arkamys Sound Mood--cross
Find My Car--tick
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Shark Fin Antenna--tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification--tick

Entertainment

Music Systemtick20.32cm (8") Touchscreen Infotainment Systemtick
CD/DVD Playertickticktick
Speakers-tick-
Internal Memory-crosscross
Radiotickticktick
USB Supporttickticktick
Bluetooth Supporttickticktick

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