Corporation launched the Carens during a world premiere event in India. The
recreational vehicle (RV) is another made-in-India global product from Kia that
brings the sophistication of a family mover and the sportiness of an SUV in one
Kia Carens is a comfortable and spacious three-row seater with the longest
wheelbase in its class. The car comes with a first in India Hi-Secure Safety
Package as standard across all trims, which includes six airbags, making it one
of the safest vehicles in India. The Kia Carens is also a connected car that
comes with many class-leading features, setting new benchmarks in the industry.
its bold design, high-tech features, and industry-leading safety systems, the
Kia Carens is set to create a completely new segment and industry benchmark for
family vehicles,” said Ho Sung Song, President and CEO at Kia Corporation,
adding that “Kia is especially honoured to launch Carens in India, where new
ideas and innovations are taking shape. We are confident that the Kia Carens
will deliver meaningful experiences to modern families both in their daily and
Park, Managing Director and CEO, Kia India, said, "India is diverse, and
the people here have different preferences. I believe this is the most exciting
insight we tried to unlock while developing the Carens. It's safe,
feature-rich, has artistry in its design, and is comfortable and classy; it
packs everything a modern Indian family would want in their vehicle. The
Carens, in all aspects, is another true customer-centric offering from Kia. The
vehicle is all set to revolutionize and redefine family commuting, it is
another game-changing product dedicated to our discerning Indian
Kia Carens will be available in India as well as selected markets starting from
the first quarter of 2022.
Kia Carens is being offered in both petrol and diesel powertrains combined with
multiple transmission options, including the 7DCT and 6AT. From connectivity
features, like the next-generation Kia Connect app, to flexible seating options
and features such as the Sliding Type Seat Under Tray, Retractable Seatback
Table, the rear door spot lamp and the bottle and gadget holder in the third
row, the Carens literally redefines automotive practicality.
Kia Carens is loaded with multiple class-leading features, which gives it an
edge over existing family movers in India. Moreover, the car brings much-needed
excitement in the three-row seater segment. This includes:
10.25” HD Touchscreen Navigation with Next
Generation Kia Connect
BOSE Premium Sound System with 8 speakers
Cabin Surround 64 colour Ambient Mood
Smart Pure Air Purifier with Virus and
Hi-Secure Safety Standard Package - (6
Airbags, ESC+VSM+HAC+DBC+ABS+BAS, All Wheel Disc Brakes Standard across all
Ventilated Front Seats
Multi Drive Modes (Sport/Eco/Normal) linked
with Ambient Mood Lighting
2nd Row Seat “One Touch Easy Electric
Large Cabin Space led by Longest Wheelbase
in the class
exterior of the Kia Carens embodies the company's latest design philosophy –
'Opposites United.' The SUV-like exterior design shows the confidence and
innovation of the Kia Carens. With edgy character lines and rich volume within
its bold side profile, the design of the Carens results in a sporty yet
sophisticated combination. The modern and high-tech design of the Carens is
aimed at millennials, with eye-catching characteristics and unique aesthetics.
The front shows a sporty and stable stance with high-tech details.
DRL in the headlamps is designed based on Kia’s new signature lighting concept
– ‘The Star Map’. The horizontal chrome garnish in the upper grille and the
frame-type chrome garnish in the lower bumper creates an impressive tiger face.
SUV-like side profile, high frontend with a pushed back A-pillar, and a
straight roofline with optimum ground clearance makes it a capable recreational
the car looks sleek and dynamic with its slim DLO graphic, it also offers
generous headroom as a multi-seater vehicle. At the rear, the combination lamp
on the robust sections makes the Carens look wide and strong. The Star Map LED
gives it a high-tech feel, and the three-dimensional chrome garnish adds to its
sporty looks. Three new colours have been introduced on the Kia Carens – the
mysterious Imperial Blue inspired by Azurite minerals; a low saturation Moss
Brown for a unique look; and Sparkling Silver with metal particles that gives
the paint a sense of vitality.
interior of the Kia Carens is based on the design pillar – ‘Joy for reason’ -
which creates happiness through a combination of a warm and relaxing aesthetic.
On the Kia Carens, these elements feel combined thanks to plenty of thoughtful
styling details. In this respect, extensive research was undertaken by Kia on
the lifestyle and requirements of Indian families.
sophisticated interior features soothing colours, plenty of storage space with
a layout designed to put all occupants at ease. The dashboard has a wide
high-gloss black panel that accentuates the overall design, while the door
trims look stylish and are uniquely designed for offering storage space.
Inspired by airplane seats, all three-seat rows in the Carens combine comfort
with aesthetics by matching materials, patterns and colours in an elegant
manner. The centre switches are uniquely designed so that they highlight the
smart experience the Carens offers. The second-row is also packed with
functionality, featuring Retractable Seatback Tables with an integrated cup
holder and space to put tech gadgets, guaranteeing a pleasant journey
experience. The interior of the Kia Carens also focuses on delivering
practicality by creating multiple storage spaces for various needs and small
but valuable convenience features.
various Exterior and Interior design aspect of the car also consists:
Crown Jewel Headlamps with Star Map DRL
Star Map LED Tail Lamps
R-16 – 16” Dual Tone Crystal Cut Alloy
Two tone side door garnish
Chrome Rear Bumper Garnish with Diamond
Rear Skid Plate – Black Premium Hi Gloss
Integrated Rear Spoiler with Hi-Gloss Black
Rear centre fascia reflector – Connected
Single Wing Type Air Vents Design with
Premium Run Around Silver Garnish
Distinct Black High Gloss Dashboard
Kia Carens is a true family car, offering a number of active safety features.
The model comes with Hi-Secure Safety Package, a first in India. Included as
standard across all trims of the Carens are six airbags, Electronic Stability
Control (ESC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Hill-Assist Control (HAC),
Downhill Brake Control (DBC), Brake Assist System (BAS), Highline TPMS and All
Wheel Disc Brakes. While the ESC protects the car from the loss of traction,
HAC and DBC let drivers confidently drive on uphill and downhill roads.
the VSM ensures occupant safety by offering stability to the car when the
driver must perform sudden braking and turns. Continuing this focus on safety,
the company has also offered Front-Parking Sensors, Highline TPMS, and
Rain-Sensing Wipers with the car, giving utmost confidence to the driver at all
times and allowing them to fully focus on road conditions ahead.
Carens, the connected car platform gets a complete revamp with the next-generation
Kia Connect app, which replaces the previous UVO system. Kia Connect now hosts
updated and exciting features with added safety and convenience. One of the
major updates with Kia Connect is the enhancement of OTA (Over the Air) Map and
System Updates, which is now capable of updating software without visiting the
Kia workshop. The Carens will come equipped with 60+ connected car features and
what is more exciting is that the AVNT of the vehicle now supports ten native
Kia Carens redefines practicality and sets a new standard with its interior
space and convenience features. The large cabin space offers generous third-row
legroom that is led by the best-in-class length wheelbase of the car. The One
Touch Easy Electric Tumble in the second-row ensures easy ingress and egress of
the patrons in the car. The second row also features recline and slide
functions for utmost comfort. In addition to the optimum space and recline
functions, the third-row seats can also be flattened in the boot to ensure
maximum cargo space.
Kia Carens is designed to deliver on-board convenience to the family. The Cabin
Surround 64 Colour Ambient Mood Lighting sets a perfect ambience at all the
times. The ventilated front seats and three Drive Modes, namely Sports, Eco,
and Normal, gives the driver the journey they want without any hassle. One of
the best aspects of the Carens is the optimum space management of the interior,
which enables the vehicle to offer plenty of storage space. The car
incorporates cooling cup holders, Retractable Seat Back Table with Cup and
Gadget Mount, Sliding Type Seat Under Tray, Easy Push Retractable cup holder
and sliding tray, and a dedicated air freshener mounting system for maximum
convenience. In fact, the Kia Carens has a long list of convenience features,
2nd row Seat Back Folding armrest with Cup
Roof Flushed 2nd & 3rd row diffused AC
Smartphone Wireless charger with cooling
Rear Door Spot Lamp with Kia Logo
Rear Door Sunshade Curtains
5 USB C type interfaces
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