At the Paris Motor Show, the Korean company 2018-2019 Kia has presented the third generation of Compact MPV Carens.
Nova got the looks in the family style Ceed, but based on the new front-drive platform.
The company expects that the car will be popular with families with active lifestyles.
Compared with the previous generation of new 2018-2019 Kia Carens has become more compact.
Compact MPV decreased in length by 20 mm (4525 mm) in width – 15 mm (1805 mm) and the height decreased by 40 mm (1610 mm).
However, despite the reduction in size, the cabin 2018-2019 Kia Carens, due to increase by 5 centimeters wheelbase, became even more space.
In addition, the interior of the cabin is decorated in the new corporate style of the company.
At the same time to produce the car will be a 5-seater and 7-seater versions.
The seats of the second row can be moved, and the third-row seat can be folded flush with the floor of the luggage compartment.
Already in the basic kit 2018-2019 Kia Carens in the presence of air conditioning and cruise control, and a list of options include heated first and second row seats and steering wheel.
The more expensive models are equipped with ventilated front seats and lumbar support, an electric handbrake, engine start button and keyless access to the salon.
Motor gamma third generation 2018-2019 Kia Carens borrowed from the new Ceed.
We already know that will be available four power units in Europe. 1.7-liter diesel engines have a capacity of 115 and 136 horsepower.
The base 1.6-liter gasoline engine produces 135 horsepower, but the most powerful is the 177-strong 2-liter powerplant.
The motors are equipped with a 6 A range “mechanics”, but as an option will be available 6 -speed automatic transmission.
The steering wheel is equipped with an electric car amplifier with three operation modes.
The front car is equipped with an independent suspension type “McPherson”, rear – beam.
Start of sales of the new 2018-2019 Kia Carens is scheduled for the spring of 2013-th year.
At the same time the Koreans hope that athletic image and more dynamic appearance Compact MPV will be able to attract brand new motorists.