If you plan to buy a Kia car, you must increase your budget now. Because the automaker has now increased the price of some of its cars in the Indian market, let us tell you that Kia India has increased the price of its selected models by up to Rs 1 lakh. The company has increased the price for the first time in 2023.
The Carens MPV’s 1.5-litre petrol engine variants have all seen price increases of up to Rs 20,000, while the 1.4-litre turbo-petrol variants have seen increases of up to Rs 25,000. The diesel models’ ex-showroom pricing has gone up by Rs 45,000. Kia Carens’ ex-showroom pricing has increased by Rs 10.20 lakh. From Rs. 10.20 lakh to Rs. 18.45 lakh is where its price falls.
The naturally aspirated 1.5-litre petrol variant of the Kia Sonet is costlier by up to Rs 20,000, and the 1.0-litre turbo-petrol trims by Rs 25,000. Whereas the price of diesel variants has increased by Rs 40,000. The starting price of the Kia Sonet now is Rs 7.69 lakh (ex-showroom).
The Kia Seltos comes with three engines 1.5-litre diesel, 1.4-litre turbo-petrol and 1.5-litre petrol. The cost of its diesel variant has increased by Rs 50,000. At the same time, it will cost Rs 20,000 more for the petrol variants and Rs 40,000 more for the turbo-petrol versions. The starting price of the Kia Seltos is now Rs 10.69 lakh.
The company has increased the price of the Kia EV9 for the first time. Due to this, the GT Line and GT Line AWD variants have become costlier by up to Rs 1 lakh. Apart from this, Kia India will also showcase the new-generation Kia Carnival and the Kia EV9 concept on January 11 at the upcoming Auto Expo 2023.