Naza Kia Malaysia, the official distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, is previewing the new Kia Grand Carnival at the MAI Malaysia Auto Show 2016 at MINES International Exhibition & Convention Centre (MIECC) that runs from 10th to 13th November 2016.
The MPV is currently open for booking at the Auto Show and at all KIA outlets nationwide. The estimated price for the MPV is yet to be revealed.
“Improved driving dynamics and power, and the incorporation of modern styling cues, premium materials and technology are just some of what customers can expect from the new Kia Grand Carnival. First introduced in 1999, it was one of the cornerstones of the Kia brand and boasts a strong heritage. The new Kia Grand Carnival is coming back strong and will be an excellent choice for those who are in search of premium class, large space and safety all in one superb vehicle. We are looking to launch this premium MPV in early 2017,” said Dato’ Samson Anand George, Group Chief Operating Officer, Automotive Group, Naza Corporation Holdings.
The new Kia Grand Carnival’s contemporary styling and proportions offer all of the functional convenience buyers look for in this segment. In addition to its innovative design, the new Kia Grand Carnival also offers spacious interior volume with ample passenger and cargo room and a quiet and comfortable cabin with a full range of driver-oriented and family-friendly features.
When it arrives in Malaysia, the MPV will be powered by a R 2.2L CRDi VGT Turbo Diesel Engine which produces 193 PS and 440 Nm of torque mated to a torque converter 6-speed automatic transmission.
It also comes with an abundance of safety features and driver technology such as Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control System (TCS), Brake Assist System (BAS), Hill-start Assist Control (HAC), Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), Antilock Braking System (ABS), 6 airbags, safety power windows and ISOFIX lock-in child seats.
The new Kia Grand Carnival’s comprehensive safety features and elegant style have helped the MPV to garner some impressive accolades like the NHTSA Overall 5-Star Crash Safety Rating, Autobytel Minivan of the Year title, IIHS Top Safety Pick, J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) award in the mini-van segment and 2016 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle award in the mini-van segment.
The Kia Grand Carnival comes with 5 years warranty with unlimited mileage with terms and conditions applied. On top of that, with the recently introduced Kia Value 5, buyers can guarantee the future value of their Kia vehicle where after 5 years of Kia ownership, customers will be eligible to trade-in their vehicles and get a new Kia car with a guaranteed value.
Source: Naza Kia Malaysia