Kia has also become the country’s top UV exporter with a market share of more than 25% by 2021.
On Tuesday, Kia announced that it has surpassed the domestic sales milestone of 40,000 vehicles and completed 50,000 deliveries from its Andhra Pradesh-based Anantapur facility. The company has reached the milestone of exporting ten thousand units to more than 91 countries since it started shipping Seltos in September 2019.
The carmaker has also become the country’s top UV exporter with a market share of over 25% by 2021. “Since our establishment in India, we have focused on offering pricing. great value to our customers through our groundbreaking products and services.” Tae-Jin Park, CEO and Managing Director, Kia India.
Kia India recently launched its fourth product to the market here – Carens tricycle – with a starting and introductory price of ₹8.99 lakh (old gallery). The Made in-India-for-the-World car combines the refinement and sportiness of an SUV. “With the launch of Carens, we are confident of hitting the next major milestones at a much faster pace, setting new standards that help chart our growth journey in the future,” said Park. country”.
The company has received more than 19,000 reservations so far in about a month since the booking window for Carens opened. The three-row vehicle is a cross between an MPV and an SUV, That referred to as a means of entertainment. The new model will be offered with three engine options. There is also a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine, a 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol unit and a 1.5-litre diesel.
The Kia Carens is visually a bit more compact than the Hyundai Alcazar has a length of 4,540 mm, a width of 1,800 mm, a height of 1,708 mm and a wheelbase of 2,780 mm. Kia claims that the petrol engine inside the Carens helps it deliver up to 16.5 kmpl while the diesel returns around 21.3 kmpl per liter of fuel.
Date of first publication: February 22, 2022, 12:35 PM IST