Kia Sonet has got more than 50,000 bookings in India in just two months since bookings started for the compact SUV on August 20, 2020. The Kia Sonet was launched in India on September 18 in 2 versions, petrol and diesel, with the petrol version starting at Rs 6.71 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company has claimed that it received an amazing response from Indian consumers, with an average of two orders placed every three minutes since it started accepting bookings.
The Korean car maker seems to have impressed Indian customers with its game-changer SUV like Kia Seltos in the past. Now, Kia is offering world class features and top technology in Kia Sonet with an affordable price for Indian customers.
Sonet comes in 3 versions: petrol, diesel and turbo petrol. The Sonet also comes with a clutchless transmission with automatic option, apart from the five-speed manual in petrol while there is a six-speed manual and six-speed torque converter transmission option in diesel.
Kia Sonet price range starting from Rs 6.71 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and goes up to Rs 12.89 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The car is giving tough competition to the Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza and the Ford EcoSport.
Despite the economic downturn due to the coronavirus pandemic outbreak, Kia Motors India has delivered its Kia Sonet on time with features like LED headlamps with LED DRLs, projector fog lamps, LED tail lamps, and 16-inch crystal-cut alloy wheels. The cabin boasts of creature comforts like ventilated front seats, flat-bottom multi-function steering, 4.2-inch digital instrument panel, 10.25-inch HD touchscreen infotainment system, Bose seven-speaker system with sub-woofers, Smart Pure air purifier, and THE sunroof. Kia’s trademarked-UVO technology offers 57 connectivity features in the Sonet.