2021 Kia Carnival PLATINUM

2021 Kia Carnival PLATINUM Specifications

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MRLP A$64,680
9.6L/100km
5 stars

About the 2021 Kia Carnival PLATINUM

The 2021 Kia Carnival PLATINUM is a front-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/09/2020 classified as a KA4 MY21. The Carnival is regarded as a people movers up to 60k built in Korea with prices starting at A$64,680 before on-road costs.

The Carnival is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 8 seats, powered by a 3.5L V6 engine that has 216 kW of power (at 6400 rpm) and 355 Nm of torque (at 5000 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. KIA claims the Carnival PLATINUM uses 9.6L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 220g of CO2. It has a 72L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 750km per full tank.

The Carnival measures 1775mm (69.9 inches) in height, 5155mm (203.0 inches) in length, 1995mm (78.5 inches) in width with a 3090mm (121.7 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2136kg (4709.1 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 2021 Kia Carnival PLATINUM has a 172mm ground clearance with a 2000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The Carnival has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the LHS - Lower Door Aperture. An example VIN number would be similar to KNAN&813M@6123456.


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Kia Carnival PLATINUM Details
PriceA$64,680
SeriesKA4 MY21
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/09/2020
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationLHS - Lower Door Aperture
VIN ExampleKNAN&813M@6123456
Country of originKorea
SegmentPEOPLE MOVERS UP TO 60K
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity8
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Engine Specifications
TypeGASOLINE DIR & MPFI
Size3470cc, 3.5L
Power @ RPM 216kW @ 6400rpm (289.7 hp)
Torque @ RPM355Nm @ 5000rpm (261.8 lb-ft)
Cylinderssix-cylinder
Number of Valves24
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio12.3
Power/weight ratio101.1kw/tonne
Bore/stroke92mm × 87mm (3.6in × 3.4in)
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeELECTRIC POWER STEERING
Turning circle11.7m (38.4 ft)
Brake (front) type-
Brake (rear) type-
Front tyre & wheel size235/55 R19 - 7.5Jx19
Rear tyre & wheel size235/55 R19 - 7.5Jx19
Front suspension type-
Rear suspension type-
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeUNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity72L
Fuel consumption (combined average)9.6L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)13.2L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)7.6L / 100km
Vehicle range750.0km (466.0 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)220g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)300g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)174g / 100km
Kia Carnival PLATINUM Dimensions
Length5155mm (203.0 inches)
Width1995mm (78.5 inches)
Height1775mm (69.9 inches)
Wheelbase3090mm (121.7 inches)
Front track1741mm (68.5 inches)
Rear track1741mm (68.5 inches)
Ground clearance172mm (6.8 inches)
Unladen weight2136kg (4709.1 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2880kg (6349.3 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 - Load Area
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Manual Slide and Recline 2nd Row Seats
  • 2nd Row Sliding Walk-in Device
  • 2nd Row Vents with Controls
  • 325mm Front Brakes
  • 325mm Rear Brakes
  • 3rd Row Sinking Seats
  • 3rd Row Vents
  • Eight Seat Interior
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Apple Car Play
  • Active Safety Group
  • Auto Door Lock/Unlock
  • Auto Defog System
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • AEB Junction Assist
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft
  • Acoustic Laminated Windscreen
  • Antenna - Roof-mounted Shark Fin type
  • Advanced Smart Cruise Control
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • Around View Monitor
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Bag Hooks
  • Brake Assist
  • Black Alloy Wheels
  • Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Bottle Holders - Front and Rear
  • Bluetooth Connectivity - Multi-connection
  • Curtain Airbags - Front
  • Curtain Airbags - Rear
  • Curtain Airbags - Third Row
  • Chrome Grille Surround
  • Cupholders 3rd Row
  • Chrome Highlights - Exterior Door Handles
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Coat Hanger/Hook(s)
  • Cup Holders - Rear Seats
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Central Locking Tailgate
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Cyclist Recognition
  • Digital Audio Broadcast Radio
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Dual Headlights
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Door Pockets - Front Seat
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dynamic Speed Compensation Audio
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Exit Assist Function
  • Energy Absorbing Steering Column
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • ECO Mode
  • Electric Power Steering
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Extra USB Socket/s
  • Exit Warnings System
  • Front Bumper Skid
  • Fold Down Tray Table/s
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • High Beam Assist
  • Hood Insulator
  • Headlights Follow Me Home Function
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Headrests Front - Tilt Function
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • Heated Rear Windshield with Timer
  • Hill Start Assist
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light - LED
  • Hands-Free Smart Tailgate
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 4.2 Inch
  • Inner Door Handle(s) - Silver
  • Illuminated Glove Box Compartment
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Intelligent Speed Assist
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • Intermittent Wipers - Front
  • Intermittent Wipers - Variable
  • Keyless Entry
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Luggage/Cargo Area Light(s)
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • LED Cargo Area Lighting
  • LED Headlights
  • LED Interior Lighting
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Load Hooks
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Load Protection Net
  • Lead Vehicle Start Alert
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Multi Media Connectivity
  • Multi-media System with 12.3 inch Touch Screen
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Map Pocket/s
  • Manual Speed Limit Assist
  • Normal Mode
  • One Touch Open/Close Power Doors & Tailgate
  • Push Button Start
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Parking Distance Control Front
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Power Front Seat Driver 12 Way
  • Power Front Seat Passenger 8 Way
  • Power front seats with memory
  • Projector Headlights
  • Puddle Lamps
  • Power Lumbar Support Driver 4-way
  • Positioning Lights LED
  • Power Mirrors With Auto Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Premium Seats
  • Power Sliding Doors
  • Parking Sensor Dash Display
  • Dual Power Sunroof
  • Premium Steering Wheel
  • Power Windows
  • Power Windows Anti-trap - Driver
  • Power Window Driver Auto Up/Down
  • Reversible 2nd Row Centre Seat
  • Radio AM/FM
  • Rear Air Vents
  • Rear Bumper Skid
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Combination Lights LED
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Remote Engine Start System
  • Roof Rails
  • Rear Privacy Glass
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Rear Sunshade Blinds
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters 2nd Row Outboard
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners 2nd Row Outer
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Surround Camera System
  • Split Fold Third Row Seat
  • Smart Key
  • Sports Mode
  • Smartphone Holder
  • Smart Mode
  • Seat Occupancy Detection - Passenger (Rear)
  • Sounds of Nature - 6 Pre-set Sounds
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Speed Limit Information
  • Sound System with 12 Speakers
  • Premium Sound System
Optional Features
  • Premium Paint - A$695