Kia Seltos, Sonet and Carens Get New Powertrains

2023 Seltos, Sonet and Carens are now BS6 Phase 2 complaint.

Seltos and Carens gets a new 1.5L turbo petrol engine from Hyundai, which replaces the 1.4L T-GDI motor

The new engine is capable of producing 158 bhp and 253 Nm.

Sonet still carries the old 1.2L petrol mill, which now meets the latest BS6 emission norms.

The 1.5L WGT diesel engine in the Kia Sonet has been replaced with the updated 1.5L VGT diesel.

The new engine puts out 114 bhp, 14 bhp more than the WGT.

6-speed IMT ( Intelligent Manual Transmission) is now offered in every Kia cars as standard

The price of the 2023 Kia Sonet starts from Rs. 7.79 lakh (ex-showroom)

The 2023 Kia Seltos is now priced from Rs. 10.89 lakh (ex-showroom)

The price of the Kia Carens now starts from Rs. 10.45 lakh (ex-showroom)

The Kia Carnival MPV haven't got any updates on its powertrains to meet the latest RDE norms

Feature updates include idle stop/start as standard, Kia Connect Skill for Amazon Alexa, etc.