Kia Carens posted a complete of 30,953 unit gross sales between January and May 2022 because it completed forward of Toyota Innova Crysta
Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) had the Ertiga dominate the MPV gross sales charts within the first half of this calendar 12 months whereas Kia Carens beat Toyota Innova Crysta for the second place. The Carens garnered a complete of 30,953 unit gross sales between January and June 2022 because it completed forward of Toyota Innova Crysta, which posted a complete of 30,551 models.
In the month of June 2022, the Carens recorded a complete of seven,895 models. This when in comparison with the identical interval for the Toyota Innova Crysta with 6,795 models, the Carens fared higher with 1,100 models. The Kia Carens was launched in India halfway via February 2022 and it competes towards a number of seven-seaters within the Indian market. It is obtainable in Premium, Prestige, Prestige Plus, Luxury and Luxury Plus trims ranges.
The Kia Carens is made out there as both a six- or a seven-seater. It derives energy from a 1.5-litre petrol, a 1.5-litre diesel and a 1.4-litre turbo petrol engine. The NA petrol kicks out 115 PS most energy and 144 Nm of peak torque and is paired with a six-speed handbook transmission whereas the smaller 1.4-litre T-GDi petrol delivers 140 PS energy and 242 Nm and is linked with both a six-speed or a seven-speed DCT.
The solo diesel is sweet sufficient to generate a complete of 115 PS and 250 Nm and is hooked with a six-speed handbook transmission as commonplace or a six-speed torque converter computerized transmission. The Carens is obtainable in an expansive vary as it’s priced between Rs. 9.59 lakh and Rs. 17.69 lakh (ex-showroom). The MPV is obtainable with a protracted checklist of options pertaining to consolation, comfort, security, leisure and connectivity.
Some of the important thing highlights are a ten.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, newest Kia Connect techology, an electrical sunroof, an all-digital instrument console, an eight-speaker Bose audio system, six airbags, anti-lock brakes, Electronic Stability Control, hill-start help, disc brakes on all 4 wheels, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, and much more.
Until May 2022, the Innova had the higher hand over Carens however final month the tables had turned in favour of the latter.