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The Kia Sonet is known for its muscular and aggressive appeal. The car is so extremely prominent in any kind of setting that it instantaneously captures the intrigue of onlookers. Let’s take a look at what more this car has to offer other than its dashing appearance.

Not just the exterior, Sonet boasts an interior that has been beautifully equipped with the latest tech and comfort heightening ventilated front seats. A cockpit that is technologically advanced yet astoundingly easy to use is the star when passengers enter this Compact SUV.

Secondly, starting this car is easier than any other. Its Push Button Start and Remote Engine Start options make the beginning of any journey smooth as can be.

Advanced UVO Connectivity that the Kia Sonet comes with is the latest innovation of this tech added to the SUV. It offers 57 smart features to the driver at as single wake-up command of ‘Hello Kia’. This cutting-edge version of UVO has made Sonet the most intelligent vehicle in its class and is also perhaps its most defining feature.

Multiple powertrains and dual trims of the SUV offer a number of options for the customers to choose from. It has a 1.5 CRDi diesel engine that can be paired with either a 6-speed MT or a 6-speed advance AT, the G1.0 T-GDi petrol engine comes with transmission options of Smartstream 6iMT and Smartstream 7DCT and the last Smartstream G1.2 petrol engine has a standard 5-speed MT. The two GT and Tech trims appeal to customers who like a sporty edge in their vehicles and to drivers who are more tech savvy.

Lastly, drivers can also look forward to a serene driving experience which takes care of occupant safety as well as driving comfort. Its six airbags, a robust body and advanced safety features add to the pleasure of driving while knowing that your safety is always prioritised.

Interested customers can expect to buy a Sonet base model for approximately INR 6.72 lakhs, while the top model rates can climb up to as high as around INR 13 lakhs. Other robust yet Compact SUVs in the Sonet’s price range include Nissan Magnite, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon and Hyundai i20. These are highly impressive vehicles; however for customers who are specifically looking for a Kia vehicle with the latest UVO, Sonet might be the best choice.

Aayushi Primta

Aayushi Primta

Hi there! I am an amateur automobile enthusiast with a love for muscle cars. When I'm not surfing the net about latest cars, you'll find me looking up recipe videos on YouTube or playing board games. Favourite Car: '67 Camaro Quote: Always focus on the front windshield and not the rearview mirror - Colin Powell