kia sonet officialy revealed for India

The South Korean manufacturer Kia has revealed it's a third product for the Indian portfolio which is the Kia Sonet that had received two editions namely the Tech Line and the GT Line.

Kia Sonet Exterior

Kia Sonet

Launched at the Auto Expo 2020 the Sonet was very much inspired by the elder sister which was the Kia Seltos that can be observed by the Tiger Nose grille which was there in the Kia Carnival also. The Sonet also now gets red coloured brake callipers in the GT line trim and red colour inserts on the exterior fenders. There are chrome handles that are present on the outside for the enhanced premiums. The ORVMs on the outside are black in colour in the dual-tone colour scheme.

Kia sonet exterior

There is an option of the LED heartbeat tail lamps that look wild on this elephant inspired dynamic car.

Kia Sonet Interior

Kia Sonet interior

On the inside, the Kia sonet gets a flat-bottom steering wheel that is very much inspired by the Kia Seltos. There are several features which are being available with them which also includes a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with UVO connected car features and you can also alter the settings of your multicolour ambient lighting according to your mood.

Considering the COVID 19 situation the Sonet also gets a smart air purifier with Virus protection that the Hyundai Venue doesn't get as an option. There is an option of a 7 speaker bose audio system in the Sonet whereas the Venue gets Arkamys premium sound system.

Engine and transmission

Like the Kia Seltos, there will be several kinds of transmission options that would be available like 6MT,iMT,7DCT, etc. and the engines will be borrowed from the Hyundai Venue that also include turbo-petrol producing 118 horses of power and 172nm of torque.


The Kia Sonet will be a tough competitor to the Ford Ecosport, Vitara Brezza, Mahindra XUV300, etc. and will be priced between 7-12 lacs(ex-showroom).
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