2021 Kia Carnival SLi

2021 Kia Carnival SLi Specifications

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About the 2021 Kia Carnival SLi

The 2021 Kia Carnival SLi 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 from a dealer as a used car starting at A$56,100.

The Carnival is a front-wheel drive 4 door with 8 seats, powered by a 2.2L DIESEL TURBO 4 engine that has 148 kW of power (at 3800 rpm) and 440 Nm of torque (at 1750 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. KIA claims the Carnival SLi uses 6.5L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 170g of CO2. It has a 72L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 1108km 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 2134kg (4704.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The Carnival SLi comes standard with 235/60 R18 front tyres and 235/60 R18 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2021 Kia Carnival SLi 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&81BM@6123456.


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Kia Carnival SLi Details
Used Price From DealerA$56,100
Trade-In ValueA$48,800
SeriesKA4 MY21
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/09/2020
Discontinued date31/07/2021
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationLHS - Lower Door Aperture
VIN ExampleKNAN&81BM@6123456
Country of originKorea
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity8
Kia Carnival SLi Engine Specifications
Size2151cc, 2.2L
Power @ RPM 148kW @ 3800rpm (198.5 hp)
Torque @ RPM440Nm @ 1750rpm (324.5 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio16
Power/weight ratio69.4kw/tonne
Bore/stroke83mm × 99.4mm (3.3in × 3.9in)
Kia Carnival SLi Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Turning circle11.7m (38.4 ft)
Brake (front) type-
Brake (rear) type-
Front tyre & wheel size235/60 R18 - 7Jx18
Rear tyre & wheel size235/60 R18 - 7Jx18
Front suspension type-
Rear suspension type-
Kia Carnival SLi Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity72L
Fuel consumption (combined average)6.5L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)7.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)5.7L / 100km
Vehicle range1107.7km (688.3 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)170g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)205g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)149g / 100km
Kia Carnival SLi Dimensions
Length5155mm (203.0 inches)
Width1995mm (78.5 inches)
Height1775mm (69.9 inches)
Wheelbase3090mm (121.7 inches)
Front track1746mm (68.7 inches)
Rear track1746mm (68.7 inches)
Ground clearance172mm (6.8 inches)
Unladen weight2134kg (4704.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2876kg (6340.5 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Kia Carnival SLi Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2000kg (4409.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Kia Carnival SLi Warranty
Warranty length84 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Kia Carnival SLi Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Kia Carnival SLi 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
  • 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
  • 18 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Bag Hooks
  • Brake Assist
  • 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
  • Cupholders 3rd Row
  • 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
  • Driver Mode Selection
  • Door Pockets - Front Seat
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • 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
  • Fold Down Tray Table/s
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • High Beam Assist
  • Hood Insulator
  • Headlights Follow Me Home Function
  • Headrests Front - Tilt Function
  • Heated Rear Windshield with Timer
  • Hill Start Assist
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light - LED
  • Hands-Free Smart Tailgate
  • 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
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Load Hooks
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Lead Vehicle Start Alert
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Multifaceted Reflector LED Headlights
  • 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
  • Pedestrian Recognition
  • Power Front Seat Driver 10 Way
  • Premium Gear Knob
  • Power Lumbar Support Driver 2-way
  • Positioning Lights LED
  • Power Mirrors With Auto Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Premium Seats
  • Power Sliding Doors
  • Parking Sensor Dash Display
  • Passenger Seat Manual Adjust 4 Way
  • 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 Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Combination Lights LED
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Remote Engine Start System
  • Roof Rails
  • Rear Privacy Glass
  • Rear Spoiler
  • 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
  • Speed Dependent Volume Control
  • Split Fold Third Row Seat
  • Silver Grille Surround
  • Smart Key
  • Sports Mode
  • Smartphone Holder
  • Smart Mode
  • Sounds of Nature - 6 Pre-set Sounds
  • Seatback Pockets - Front Seats
  • Speed Limit Information
  • Sound System with 8 Speakers
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Single Zone Rear Climate Control
  • Traction Control System
  • TFT Instrument Cluster
  • Tailgate - Auto-Close
  • Touchscreen LCD
  • USB Input Socket
  • USB Charging Port/s - Rear
  • User Selectable Options
  • Ventilated Front Disc Brakes
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Woodgrain Loof Centre Fascia
Optional Features
  • Premium Paint - A$695