The Kia Sonet (QYI) is a five-door subcompact crossover SUV manufactured by Kia Motors. Mainly built for the Indian market, it was previewed as the Sonet Concept in February 2020. The production version made its global debut on 7 August 2020. The Sonet slots below the Stonic and Soul and is closely related to the similarly sized Hyundai Venue. on 18th September 2020, Kia Sonet is finally launched at a starting price of Rs. 6.71 lakh, going up to Rs. 11.99 lakh for the top-spec variant. The Sonet is the third model from Kia in India after the Seltos and the Carnival.

Petrol: 998 cc, Inline-3 cylinder, BS6, Hyundai Kappa II, Turbo GDi engine, 118 HP power, 172 Nm torque, 18 kmpl average, 45 litre fuel tank, 7-speed Dual-Clutch automatic or 6-speed Intelligent clutchless manual transmission

Petrol: 1197 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, BS6, Hyundai Kappa II, Smartstream G1.2 MPI engine, 81 HP power, 115 Nm torque, 18 kmpl average, 45 litre fuel tank, 5-speed manual transmission

Diesel: 1493 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, BS6, CRDi, Hyundai U-Line engine with Waste Gate Turbocharger (WGT), 98 HP power, 240 Nm torque, 24 kmpl average, 45 litre fuel tank, 6-speed manual transmission

Diesel: 1493 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, BS6, CRDi, Hyundai U-Line engine with Variable-geometry turbocharger (VGT), 113 HP power, 250 Nm torque, 24 kmpl average, 45 litre fuel tank, 6-speed automatic transmission

6 Variants: HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, HTX+, GTX+

5 Upholsteries: Black leatherette, Beige leatherette, Beige semi leatherette, Black semi leatherette, Black fabric

8 Colours: Red, Gold, Black, Grey, Silver, Blue, White, Clear White (Dual tone in black roof)

Price range: Rs. 7.59 lakh – Rs. 14.29 lakh (On-road, Delhi)

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