Kia Carnival rolls off Malaysia assembly line

Kia Carnival CKD assembled in Kulim in seven or eight seat configuration, price TBA

The Kia Carnival is now assembled in Malaysia. The price will be announced at the official launch later this year. The MPV is available as a seven- or eight-seater. It has a 2.2-litre turbo diesel engine with 199bhp, 440Nm of torque and an eight-speed gearbox.

Standard features will include front and rear heated and ventilated seats, fully-reclinable Relaxion seats in the second row, a 12-speaker Bose sound system, ambient lighting, and a 12.3-inch infotainment display, one-touch smart power sliding doors and smart power tailgate.

For safety, Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) comes as standard, with Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Junction Turning (FCA), Smart Cruise Control (SCC), Lane Following Assist (LFA), Lane Keeping Assist (LKA), Blind-spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA), High Beam Assist (HBA) and Safe Exit Assist (SEA).

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