Motors India released official images of the interior and exterior of its
upcoming Sonet compact SUV. The production-ready Kia Sonet has a distinctive
and dynamic design, as well as many first-in-segment features. First showcased
at the Auto Expo 2020 as a concept, the all-new Kia Sonet is scheduled to make
its world premiere on August 7.
in India, the Kia Sonet has a sophisticated and lively cabin featuring a
smooth, sweeping dashboard and a stylish, minimalist centre console that offers
easy on-the-go access to its class-leading features. The general ambience is
both youthful and luxurious – ideal for young-at-heart, always-connected
to maximize driver and passenger comfort, the Sonet’s interior is modern,
vibrant and offers an high sense of dynamism to drivers. Trimmed in
high-quality materials, its dashboard provides owners with the car’s full range
of user-friendly features, including a two-layer tray to store mobile devices
and other items while driving. Taking center stage is its high-tech digital
display and instrument cluster, featuring a first-in-segment 10.25-inch HD touchscreen
and navigation system with UVO Connected technologies.
Sonet will also offer drivers steering wheel-mounted controls, and the ability
to select different drive and traction modes. Air vents in the dashboard
feature a metallic, diamond-knurled pattern, a chic and stylish design
line with Kia’s distinctive design DNA, the Sonet’s emotive and bold design
combines the brand’s signature design traits, including the iconic ‘tiger nose’
grille, with a three-dimensional ‘stepwell’ geometric grille mesh, making a
strong visual impression inspired by Indian architecture. The distinctive LED
headlamps reiterate the ‘Wild by Design’ theme which has inspired the Sonet,
giving it a powerful appearance that truly stands out on the road. It projects
an aggressive stance with a rugged appeal.
is a key consideration for all Kia Motors vehicles, and the Sonet will feature
an extensive list of active and passive safety equipment. It will come equipped
with up to six airbags – offering a class-leading combination of front, side
and curtain protection for occupants.
Sonet is Kia’s latest ‘Made-in-India’ product and will be available in many of
the brand’s global markets.
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