MUSCAT: Reliable International Automotive, the dealers for Kia in Oman recently launched the all-new globally-admired Carens in Oman. The recreational vehicle (RV) sports the sophistication of a family mover and the sportiness of an SUV in one compelling package. The three-row Kia Carens is designed for modern families. It is comfortable and spacious with the longest wheelbase in its class.
“The Kia Carens embodies our design philosophy and is creating a new industry benchmark for family vehicles,” said Yaser Shabsogh, Chief Operating Officer at Kia Middle East and Africa.
“It successfully combines a bold design with a sophisticated personality and style, unique aesthetics, high-tech features, and safety for the whole family. We are certain that the Kia Carens will fulfil the needs of every modern family in both their daily and leisure life.”
The Kia Carens is equipped with 114 HP, 1497 cc MPI, Euro 4 engine with 14.7 kg.m. torque. This is paired to a CVT for smooth and thrilling drives.
The exterior of the Kia Carens embodies the company's latest design philosophy – 'Opposites United.' The SUV-like exterior design shows the confidence and innovation of the Kia Carens. The LED DRL in the headlamps is designed based on Kia’s new signature lighting concept – ‘The Star Map’.
The interior of the Kia Carens is based on the design pillar – ‘Joy for reason’ - which creates happiness through a combination of a warm and relaxing aesthetic. On the Kia Carens, these elements feel combined thanks to plenty of thoughtful styling details. The sophisticated interior features soothing colours, plenty of storage space with a layout designed to put all occupants at ease. The One Touch Easy Electric Tumble in the second-row ensures easy ingress and egress of the patrons in the car. The second row also features recline and slide functions for utmost comfort. In addition to the optimum space and recline functions, the third-row seats can also be flattened in the boot to ensure maximum cargo space.
The car also incorporates cooling cup holders and Easy Push Retractable cup holder.
The dashboard has a wide high-gloss black panel that accentuates the overall design, while the door trims look stylish and are uniquely designed for offering storage space. Inspired by airplane seats, all three-seat rows in the Carens combine comfort with aesthetics by matching materials, patterns and colours in an elegant manner. The centre switches are uniquely designed so that they highlight the smart experience the Carens offers.
The features in the Carens include 8” audio display, Android auto & car play, roof-fused 2nd & 3rd AC vents, power windows, radio with USB control, 5 USB C Type charger interfaces, driver’s seat height adjuster, one touch tumble electric folding 2nd row seats, tinted glass and more.
The Kia Carens offers a number of active safety features. It is equipped with engine immobiliser, child anchor (ISO FIX), driver and front passenger airbags, anti-lock braking system (ABS), electronic stability programme (ESP), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Hill-Assist Control (HAC), Downhill Brake Control (DBC), Brake Assist System (BAS), tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) and rear parking assist system.
Customers looking forward to experiencing the all-new Kia Carens, are encouraged to visit the nearest Kia showroom. Besides this, on buying the all-new- Carens, customers can get a chance to win a fully paid trip to watch FIFA World Cup event in Qatar. Kia customers buying a brand new Kia can get a chance to Scratch & Win more than 100 match tickets where they can witness teams like Belgium, Brazil, Germany, Japan and more, LIVE in action. Apart from FIFA Qatar match tickets, customers will also get Comprehensive Service up to 50,000 km and 1 Year Insurance. The campaign ends on November 4.
Reliable International Automotive (RIA), the distributor for Kia in Oman provides a rewarding ownership experience for customers. Excellent product attributes and unmatched facilities easily ensure their absolute satisfaction, every mile of the way. No wonder then that Reliable International Automotive has been ranked amongst the top Kia distributors worldwide and has been honoured with prestigious accolades including the ‘Good Partnership award, ‘Family Like Care' Service award', and 'Kia 'Distributor of Distinction' award.