New Delhi: Kia Motors India, an entirely owned subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation, revealed on Thursday the primary official rendering of the new Kia Sonet compact SUV.
According to the automaker, the daring design of the compact SUV combines Kia’s signature design traits, such because the outstanding ‘tiger nose’ grille, with a three-dimensional ‘stepwell’ geometric grille mesh for a robust visible impression. Its aggressive stance additionally signifies its rugged attraction.
Karim Habib, Senior Vice President and Head, Kia Design Center, “With the new Kia Sonet, we had the ambition to give this compact SUV a strong and muscular character found only in much larger vehicles. With this in mind, we have designed what we believe is a great SUV with a uniquely sporty attitude, a confident stance and a dynamic silhouette.”
Habib additional added, “We also gave the new Kia Sonet an uncompromising attention to detail and a selection of colors and materials that could have only been inspired by the great cultural heritage that our designers found all over India.”
The Sonet idea was unveiled for the primary time on the 2020 Auto Expo in Greater Noida.
Set for a world premier in India on August 7, 2020, the SUV will compete with the likes of Hyundai Venue, Mahindra XUV300 and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza.
As of now, the automaker sells two fashions in India- Seltos and Carnival. But Sonet would be the second ‘Made in India’ automotive from Kia, following the introduction of the Kia Seltos.
The new Kia Sonet is focused at a youthful era who’re tech-savvy, aspirational and socially linked, the company assertion added.
Kia Motors lists Sonet SUV on web site, launch on August 7