In the Indian market, Kia Motors began with the Seltos in August 2019. After seltos they launched her first sub-4m SUV Sonet in September 2020. Both SUVs comes with different powertrain options and loaded equipment list. In the month September 2020, they sold 9,266 units of the Sonet and 9,079 units of the Seltos. Now the Sonet has thus become the segment leader.
On the sale Numbers of Sonet achieved in only 12 days since the car launched. On the other side the Hyundai venues sales down due to the launch of sonet. While both the SUVs share the same underpinnings and powertrain options. The more features in sonet include the 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and ventilated front seats.
- The Kia Sonet went on sale on September 18, 2020, And Its sales figures surpassed the Venue’s by 797 units
- Kia offers the Sonet with the same petrol and diesel engines of Hyundai Venue
- In the sub-4m SUV category, Kia Sonet is the only get a torque converter unit with a diesel engine
- The ex-showroom price of Kia Sonet between Rs 6.71 lakh and Rs 12.99 lakh