2023 Kia Carnival
The Kia Carnival is the multipurpose vehicle that replaces the now-discontinued Kia Sedona. The Carnival offers the family-friendly versatility of a large-body vehicle, but takes winning elements from other Kia SUVs to complement this minivan/SUV. Learn more about the Kia Carnival below, and visit Strait-Way Kia for the premium Kia experience in Antigonish and New Glasgow.
The design of the 2023 Kia Carnival takes many cues from popular Kia SUVs. Familiar exterior elements like 17” alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, a silver painted grille, and silver skid plates come standard across all trim options. For more adventurous options, trim models such as the LX+ include roof rails, so you have even more carry capacity for every getaway.
Exciting Paint Options
The Carnival offers fun personalization with a wide assortment of exterior colour options for you to choose from. See the list of available options below, and make your selection when ordering your Carnival model.
- Silky Silver
- Snow White Pearl
- Flare Red
- Astra Blue
- Panthera Metal
- Aurora Black Pearl
- Deep Chroma Blue
- Ceramic Silver
Perfect for large families, the Carnival comes standard with 3 rows of spacious and comfortable seating. Depending on the configuration, it easily seats 7 or 8 passengers.
Enjoy premier second-row seating with Second-Row VIP Lounge mode. This system includes seat reclining, and foot rests build-in for maximum comfort for your rear passengers.
Versatile Cargo Space
With a maximum volume capacity of 4,110 litres, the spacious cabin of the 2023 Kia Carnival makes it easy for drivers to carry big loads of cargo, including large pieces of furniture and travel equipment. Best of all, you can put down both rear passenger rows for the maximum cargo space.
Connect Your Device
The Kia Carnival features many different ways for drivers to connect their favorite smart devices to the vehicle’s infotainment system. Built-in connectivity features include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth compatibility, USB audio input, and USB charging.
Passenger View Display
Standard for EX+ and SX trims, the infotainment system of the 2023 Kia Carnival comes equipped with an in-cabin monitoring system in select models, allowing drivers to stay aware of the second and third rows.
Many of the technology features available for the 2023 Kia Carnival are convenient for everyday driving and errands. Highlights include an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a smart power liftgate, and a remote keyless entry system.
The Kia Carnival lineup comes standard with a 3.6-litre V6 engine attached to an eight-speed automatic transmission system. With an output of 290 horsepower and 262 lb-ft of torque, this model has all the power it needs to be driven comfortably.
The powerful engine of the 2023 Kia Carnival makes it not only comfortable for the driver behind the wheel, but the passengers as well. The steel unibody of the 2023 Carnival was built to withstand uneven road conditions and keep the vehicle steady. No matter where you’re seated, riding inside the 2023 Carnival is a pleasant experience.
2023 IIHS Top Safety Pick
The Kia Carnival has been awarded the IIHS Top Safety Pick for 2023. A testament to the design quality, craftsmanship, and safety systems included in the SUV. For the best safety SUV for your family, the Kia Carnival is certainly top of the list.
Forward Collision Avoidance Assist
The 2023 Kia Carnival features an available Forward Collision Avoidance Assist feature with Junction Turning functionality. When the left turn signal is active, this driver aid will automatically apply the brakes if it detects a possible collision with another vehicle. This driver aid comes standard in the EX, EX+ and SX trim levels.