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(2014) Kia Carnival EX R-SERIES (5dr 8 seat Wagon)
Carnival 8-seater FWD wagon receives facelift & V6 petrol engine transplant in May 2010. MY10 range now offers a 2.9td EX 5AT, 2.9td LIMITED 5AT & new 3.5p LIMITED 6AT. New Carnival LIMITED with 3.5p V6 petrol engine matched to a 6AT with sportshift, replaces previous 3.8p V6. 2.9L turbodiesel model continued. 3.5p LTD V6 is smaller, power rises to 202kW @ 6300rpm, from 179kW @ 6000rpm, torque has remained around the same.
All 3-seat rows with leather-upholstered (8-seater), rear-most seats split 60/40. Each of the 3-centre row command-style seats can fold forward or be completely removed. Electric powered sliding side doors & opening tailgate. Safety mechanism prevents dr & tailgate closing on limbs. 8-way electric adjustable seat & tilt steering, 3-zone climate air part of LIMITED model specs, as is electric sunroof, in-dash 6-CDplayer, MP3 & 8 Hi-Fi speakers. 2.9td engine with 5AT discontinued April 2011.
New EX variant of Carnival added to range January 2012, powered by revised 3.5L V6 petrol engine matched to 6AT with some luxuries removed such as leather seats. Features hi-equipment & comfort levels, electric opening side door, bluetooth hands-free, dual zone climate control, plus reverse warning sensors, retains modular seating system.
Standard specs include 6-airbags, electric rear quarter window operation, steering wheel-mounted audio & cruise controls, front fog lights, electric heated door mirrors, remote central door locking with burglar alarm & full electronic stability control, alloy wheels & disc brakes all-round.
New EX & LTD (with spec level same as 2.9td models) with a 2.2td R Series diesel engine variant option for Carnival introduced June 2012 in limited numbers to indent order only.
|Brakes||Rear solid disc
Front disc, vented
|Entertainment & Communication||CD player
6-speaker audio system
AUX input with USB capability
USB port with iPod compatibility
AM/FM stereo tuner/radio
Full electric door operation
Door mirror's, body colour with side turn signal
Door mirror's, heated
Steering wheel mounted cruise control
A/C dual zone
Steering wheel mounted audio controls
Centre console sunglass holder
ECM rear view mirror, electrochromatic
|Lighting||Front fog lights
Dual map reading lights
High-mounted rear stop light
|Safety||EBD Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
ABS Anti-lock Braking System
Front seatbelt pretensioners
Front seatbelt load limiters
Reverse warning sensors
Child safety rear door locks
ISOFIX child seat anchorage points
Dual front airbags
ESP Electronic Stability Programme
Side curtain airbags
Dual side airbags
|Engine Name||Kia R-Series 2.2td|
|Engine Description||Turbo-diesel, CRDi R-Series|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||75|
|Valves Per Cylinder||4|
|Transmission Type||Automatic Sportshift|
|Kerb Weight Min||1996|
|Kerb Weight Max||2161|
|Towing Capacity Braked||2000|
|Towing Capacity Unbraked||750|
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