Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

In this article, you will get to know 10 things why Kia SONET is the best car for you.KIA has recently launched Sonet which is built on the same platform as a Hyundai venue did. It has a signature Tiger nose grille and crown LED headlamps with breathing DRLs to enhance its looks. It also has an electric sunroof. 

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

Kia Sonet Specifications


1.2L Petrol (5MT) – 83BHP@ 6000 RPM

1.0L GDI (6MT & 7DCT) –120 bhp@6000 RPM

1.5L Diesel(6MT & 6AT) – 100bhp@4000 RPM

1.5L Diesel( 6AT) – 115bhp@4000 RPM

Power and Torque

1.2L Petrol (5MT) – 115 NM

1.0L GDI (6MT & 7DCT) –172 NM

1.5L Diesel(6MT & 6AT) – 240 NM

1.5L Diesel( 6AT) – 250 NM


18-24 km/L


3995 mm X 1790 mm X 1642 mm

Ground Clearance

205 mm

Boot Space

392 litre

Fuel tank

45 litre

Wheel Size

195/65 R15 and 215/60 R16

Ex-Showroom Price

starts at ₹ 8.13 Lakh and goes upto ₹ 16.10 Lakh

1.Most advanced engine options

Kia Sonet comes with a powerful engine and transmission options. It has the same engine option as we have seen in the Hyundai venue last year. it's about to have three engine options.

  •  1.2-liter Petrol, 
  • 1.0 direct-injection turbo-petrol,  
  • 1.5 turbo-diesel. 

The engines we have seen in Hyundai Venue too. The GT Line of Kia Sonet will have the 1.0-liter Turbo GDi petrol engine under the hood. it'll be paired to a 7-speed DCT. different engines will have 5-speed manual, 6-speed manual, it (Clutchless manual transmission) and 4-speed converter within the transmission options.

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

2.Design is Awesome

Sonet has a very impressive front look. Sonet possesses a style statement of its own. Once launched, it would be the wildest and more appealing compact SUV under this price range in India.

  • Tiger-nose grille is a signature design of Kia.
  • twin exhaust trims
  • heartbeat DRLs is an eye-catching, daring front fascia, 
  • compact sedan within the market. 
  • crystal rectifier taillamps with a strip running across the length, 
  • silver-finish fake skid plate

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

3.Interior comfort

Kia Sonet equipped with many features. Kia Sonet is going to be one of the most feature-loaded compact SUVs once launched. It is also going to have front ventilated seats, very few in the segment boast this feature.

  •  Automatic climate control, 
  • perfumed air purifier, 
  • premium leather upholstery, 
  • wireless phone charging, 
  • sound mood lights, 
  • rear ac vents,
  •  front and rear armrest, 
  • 3 drive and 3 traction modes

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

4.Infotainment system

Kia Sonet has the most advanced infotainment system. The 10.25-inch Touchscreen system, the same that can be seen in the Kia Seltos. It is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It has unique features like voice recognition, in-built navigation, and much more.

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

5.Instrument cluster

The Kia Sonet has a big and broad 4.25-inch instrument cluster with an advanced multicolor display. It is going to be one of the few cars in India with a simple yet feature-loaded instrument cluster.

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

6.Electric Sunroof

This feature has become one of the most demanded features in the Indian market. Kia has done enough research about the Indian market before launching its Sonet. It will be equipped with an electric sunroof. Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza missed out on this feature at all!

Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

7. Sound System

This compact SUV is going to has the best in class 7-speaker system with ambient sound mood lights to make your drives pleasurable. You would want your drives to last forever.


Kia Sonet Top model Review:10 Reason to buy this

8. Parking sensors

Kia Sonet will be taking the comfort level a step ahead with front and rear parking sensors which will allow you to easily park your car even in crowded places. With this type of sensor, it is very convenient to park yours any anywhere you want.

9. Safety Features

Kia Sonet is going to be a safe bet for sure. It will have 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, ESC, hill assist control (HAC), vehicle stability management (VSM), brake assist, auto headlamps, and a tire-pressure monitor.

10. Made in India

The best part about the Kia Sonet, the company has stated that the SUV will be made in India. This means that the Sonet will be at par with the global standards, a very few cars at present in India with such standards.


 If you are looking for a mid-size compact SUV then the Kia Sonet is one of the best available cars for you. it built on the same platform as the Hyundai venue did. it is equipped with all types of safety features and it comes with 3 engine option you can choose from if you have any questions about Kia Sonnet then you can comment down below.


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