Kia recently unveiled its MPV, the Carens in India. This will be Kia’s first car for 2022. Now more Kia Carens details are out now and booking starts from 14 January 2022. In this article, we will discuss Kia Carens details such as engine options, gearbox choice, variant details, and colors.

Kia Carens details Price and Launch

Kia Carens

Kia will start accepting bookings for Caren on 14 January 2022. This car can be booked from the comforts of your home through Kia India’s official website alongside its authorized dealership network spread across the country by paying a booking amount of Rs 25,000. We expect the base variant to be priced around Rs 12 lakh (ex-showroom) while the top-end variant could be priced around Rs 18 lakh (ex-showroom). Kia will officially announce the pricing details for Carens by next month.

Kai Carens Detail Specifications

Kia-Seltos engine

Kia has confirmed engine details that will be offered in the Carens once the booking opens. The MPV from Kia will be offered with two petrol engines and one diesel engine. The 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine produces 115bhp and 144Nm of torque. The second petrol engine is the 1.4-litre T-GDI turbo petrol that produces 140bhp and 242 Nm of torque. While the 1.5-litre CDRi VGT diesel engine produces 115bhp and 250 Nm of torque. Kia India will offer three gearbox options to choose from a six-speed manual gearbox, a seven-speed DCT gearbox, and a six-speed automatic transmission. The Kia Carens is 4540mm in length, 1800 in width, 1708mm in height, and a wheelbase of 2780mm. This car gets a 45-litre fuel tank.


Kia Carens EXT

The Kia Carens will be offered in eight colors – Imperial Blue, Moss Brown, Intense Red, Aurora Black Pearl, Sparkling Silver, Gravity Grey, Clear White, and Glacier White Pearl. Kia is expected to offer dual-tone colors later on.

Kai Carens Variant Details


The Kia Carens will be offered in five variants – Premium, Prestige, Prestige Plus, Luxury, and Luxury Plus. Depending on the variants you choose you also get to choose between six and seven-seat layouts. Safety features like six airbags, ABS, electronic stability control (ESC), vehicle stability management (VSM), hill assist control (HAC), downhill brake control (DBC), brake assist system (BAS), all-wheel disc brakes, rear parking sensors, tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) ISOFIX child seat anchor, front seat belts with pre-tensioner and load limiter are standard across all variants.

Let’s discuss the Kia Carens variants in detail and what they offer.


2022 Kia Carens

This is the base variant of the Kia Carens. This comes with 16-inch steel wheels with covers. The interior of the Carens gets a dual-tone black and beige color scheme with indigo accents, semi-leatherette seats, second-row seat one-touch electric tumble. The dashboard gets a 7.5-inch digital instrument cluster. In terms of safety, this variant gets six airbags, ABS, ESC, disc brakes on all four wheels, rear parking sensors, and a tyre pressure monitoring system.



This variant is placed above the Premium variant. The Prestige variant gets an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, a bigger 12.5-inch LCD instrument cluster, a six-speaker sound system, a rearview camera, ORVM integrated turn signals and front parking sensors. These features are in addition to features offered in the Premium variant of the Carens.

Prestige Plus

The Prestige Plus variant of the Kia Carens gets 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic climate control, keyless entry and go, multiple drive modes- Normal, Eco, and Sport (Sport mode is only available with DCT gearbox options), a rear washer with wiper and a rear defogger.


The Luxury variant of the Carens gets LED headlights, 10.25inch touchscreen infotainment system with Kia connect user interface that will feature over-the-air (OTA) updates, 64-colour ambient lighting, air purifier, full leatherette seats, seatback tables for the second row, and telescopic steering wheel adjustment.

Luxury Plus

Kia Carens

This is the top-end variant of Kia Carens that features an eight-speaker Bose sound system, wireless charger, ventilated seats, rain-sensing wipers, and a standard-sized sunroof. This is the only variant that offers a six-seater layout with captain seats in the second row along with a seven-seater layout. Rest all variants get a seven-seater layout. Also note the 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine with six-speed manual transmission will not be offered in this variant.

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