Kia has just launched the limousine version of the Sedona in Korea. Vehicles priced from USD 54,350.
In August, Kia launched the 4th generation of Carnival in Korea. In Vietnam and some markets, Carnival is known as Sedona. Recently, the Korean car company continued to release a premium version of the Carnival called Hi Limousine. At home, Carnival Hi Limousine is priced from 60.66 million won, equivalent to about USD 54,350 for the 9-seat version. If you choose the 7-seat version, customers have to spend 62.71 million won (about $ 56,200).
At first glance, Hi Limousine is like an Carnival with an extra box on the top to serve the transport of goods. In fact, this is an extension of the cabin, improving interior space as well as increasing headroom for passengers. Thanks to this upgrade, the ceiling is enlarged by 291 mm.
The exterior of the car is also slightly changed in the front bumper, the door sills, the badge of the rear version and the brake lights are located at the end of the extension.
Marked limousine, the size of this MPV is also modified. Carnival Hi Limousine measurements are 5,200 x 1,995 x 2,045 (mm), wheelbase reaches 3,090 mm. Compared to the standard Carnival, this premium version is 45 mm longer and 305 mm taller. Width and wheelbase remain unchanged.
Carnival Hi Limousine 9 seat version has a 2-2-2-3 configuration. Meanwhile, the 7-seat version offers more space with a 2-2-3 configuration. According to Kia, the interior of the 7-seater version is similar to the business cabin on the plane. The second row of seats has 2 high-class seats.
Both versions come with high-end equipment such as LED lights, Hi Limousine welcome lights, 19-inch wheels, a 12.3-inch Supervision digital dashboard, and a 12.3-inch infotainment screen. touch assist, interior backlight, Nappa leather interior, automatic air conditioner, air purifier …
Safety features on the Hi Limousine version are similar to the standard Carnival, including body stabilization, ABS / EBD brakes, automatic emergency brake assist, lane keeping assist, rear collision warning, driver warning distraction, automatic lights and active cruise control.
Powering the Carnival Hi Limousine is a 3.5-liter Smartstream V6 GDi petrol engine that produces 290 hp and 355 Nm of torque. This engine comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission.