2020 Kia Carnival PLATINUM

2020 Kia Carnival PLATINUM Specifications

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About the 2020 Kia Carnival PLATINUM

The 2020 Kia Carnival PLATINUM is a front-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/05/2019 classified as a YP PE MY20. The Carnival is regarded as a people movers built in Korea with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at $54,300.

The Carnival is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 8 seats, powered by a 3.3L V6 engine that has 206 kW of power (at 6000 rpm) and 336 Nm of torque (at 5200 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. KIA claims the Carnival PLATINUM uses 10.8L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 252g of CO2. It has a 80L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 741km per full tank.

The Carnival measures 1740mm (68.5 inches) in height, 5115mm (201.4 inches) in length, 1985mm (78.1 inches) in width with a 3060mm (120.5 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2100kg (4629.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The Carnival PLATINUM comes standard with 235/55 R19 front tyres and 235/55 R19 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2020 Kia Carnival PLATINUM has a 171mm ground clearance with a 2000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.041.

The Carnival has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Under Driver Seat On Floor and the compliance plate is located on the LHS - Lower Door Aperture. An example VIN number would be similar to KNAMA811MJ6123456.

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Kia Carnival PLATINUM Details
Used Price From Dealer$54,300
Trade-In Value$47,200
SeriesYP PE MY20
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/05/2019
Discontinued date30/09/2020
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationUnder Driver Seat On Floor
Compliance plate locationLHS - Lower Door Aperture
VIN ExampleKNAMA811MJ6123456
Country of originKorea
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity8
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Engine Specifications
Size3342cc, 3.3L
Power @ RPM 206kW @ 6000rpm (276.3 hp)
Torque @ RPM336Nm @ 5200rpm (247.8 lb-ft)
Number of Valves24
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio11.5
Power/weight ratio98.1kw/tonne
Bore/stroke92mm × 83.8mm (3.6in × 3.3in)
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Turning circle11.2m (36.7 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size235/55 R19 - 7.5x19
Rear tyre & wheel size235/55 R19 - 7.5x19
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeMulti-link system, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Fuel Specifications
Fuel tank capacity80L
Fuel consumption (combined average)10.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)14.5L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)8.7L / 100km
Vehicle range740.7km (460.2 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)252g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)338g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)203g / 100km
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Dimensions
Length5115mm (201.4 inches)
Width1985mm (78.1 inches)
Height1740mm (68.5 inches)
Wheelbase3060mm (120.5 inches)
Front track1735mm (68.3 inches)
Rear track1742mm (68.6 inches)
Ground clearance171mm (6.7 inches)
Unladen weight2100kg (4629.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2875kg (6338.3 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2000kg (4409.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Warranty
Warranty length84 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Con & Climate Control Multi Zone
  • Active High Beam Control
  • Apple Car Play
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Antenna - Roof-mounted Shark Fin type
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Bottle Holders - Front & Rear
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • City Brake Support Forward
  • Cruise Control Intelligent/Active
  • Cup Holders - Front & Rear
  • Coat Hanger Hook/s
  • Cargo Tie Down Hooks/Rings
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Chrome Surround - Exterior Side Windows
  • Cross Traffic Recognition
  • Digital Clock
  • Dust & Pollen Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front Seat
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Digital Video Disc Player
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Electric Parking Brake
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Flip/Folding key
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Glovebox Cooler
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Head Airbags
  • Headlights - Coming/Leaving Home Function
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Hill Holder
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Headlight Washer System
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Illuminated Glove Box Compartment
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Intermittent Wipers - Variable
  • Keyless Entry & Drive
  • Leather Accented Upholstery
  • Lane Change Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lockable Glove Box Compartment
  • Leather Gear Knob
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi-function Control Screen
  • Multi-function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Power Door Closing
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Parking Distance Control Front
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators & Folding
  • Power Steering
  • Power Tailgate
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Centre Armrest
  • Remote Boot/Hatch Release
  • Remote Fuel Lid Release
  • Roof Rails
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rear Privacy Glass
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror - Auto Dimming
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for Front Seats
  • Storage Compartment - In Dash
  • Surround Camera System
  • Side Door Impact Beams
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Speed Dependent Volume Control
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Sound System with 8 Speakers
  • Start/Stop Button
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Xenon Headlights
Optional Features
  • Premium Paint - $695