KIA Carens

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KIA Carens Review


Kia Carens, also known as Kia Rondo, is a smart compact MPV which was first introduced in 1999 by Korean automobile company Kia. Its first variant was launched under the name of Carens RS series but due to its poor maneuverability and dynamics, company stopped its production. Thereafter, extensive detailing has been to its exterior, engine segment and passengers comfort section. As a result of which third generation variant made successful debut in March 2013 leading second generation trims to higher level of marketing and increased sale count of the car.

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KIA Carens Interior & Features


Standard comfort, convenience and entertainment features comes packed in this family car offering seating arrangement in 3-row configuration with 1st row partial and 2nd-3rd row seats folding. This flexible arrangement allows you to laden cargo space of 235 litres which enhances manifold with the split arrangement provided for the rear seats. It also offers several other storage bins wherein you can place the small things in supreme comfort (bottle holders, glove box, underfloor compartments). Fun & other convenience features loaded within this car includes 4.3-inch TFT LCD touch screen radio, C, MP3, 6-speaker audio system. Dual-zone auto climate control, 3-step heated seats, cargo security screen and auto defogging system.

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This family vehicle by Kia has well-defined structure made in sophisticated front and rear profile. Plus the exterior dimensions of 4525 mm x 1805 mm x 1610 mm (L x W x H) along with the wheelbase of 2750 mm express the subtle meaning of having a perfect MPV lineage. High technology and more visibility purpose is easily revealed through fog lamps placed at lower side of the bumper, body colored side mirrors with turn indicators, outside door handles and high mounted stop lamps integrated on rear spoiler. Distinctively designed 17 inch 5-spoke wheels enhance the sportiness and 'modish' appearance of this compact MPV.

KIA Carens Engine & Fuel Consumption

Engine, mileage & variants:

This compact MPV is available packed in three engine types so that you have the choice to select the favorable trim, power associated and fuel economy. Gamma 1.6-litre GDI engine churns out maximum power output of 134 PS at 6300 rpm and high torque of 163 Nm at 4850 rpm. The Nu 2.0-litre MPI engine generates power of 152 PS at 6500 rpm alongwith the peak torque of 194 Nm at 4800 rpm. The most impressive engine in power segment is the 1.7-litre capacity U2 diesel, which gives power output of 136 PS at 4000 rpm and torque of 319 Nm at 1750-2500 rpm with 6-speed automatic transmission. With 2.0 litre MPI engine this car can attain 0-100 km/hr mark in 11.0 seconds clocking a top speed of 190 km/h. Fuel economy of 6.5 l/100km is delivered by 1.6L engine which is a decent figure for an MPV of this size.

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Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:

For safety, better braking and handling of the car this MPV is packed in features that increases your confidence and built-up trust driving the vehicle. Driving in hilly terrains is easy with the hill-start assist control (HAC) as it prevents backward rolling of the car. Lane departure warning system is there to keep you aware about the cross traffic and cars running parallel to yours. If you are stuck somewhere with less space to park & you are driving alone, smart parking system will assist you and raise audible signal against any close appearing obstruction. Besides these, other safety aspects laden in this car includes McPherson strut front suspension with torsion beam set up at rear axle, rear view camera, electronic stability control and more.


Kia Carens is a smart modish compact MPV that offers ample space for your occupants and cargo. In comparison to its predecessors, handling has also been improved.

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