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2024 Kia Sonet Facelift Launched At Rs 7.99 Lakh

The 2024 Kia Sonet facelift has finally been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom, introductory). The upgraded sub-4m SUV is available in seven broad variants: HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, HTX+, GTX+, and X-Line, and three engine options.

New 2024 Kia Sonet Price

Sonet Variants1.2-litre N.A. Petrol1-litre Turbo-petrol1.5-litre Diesel
HTERs 7.99 lakh (MT)Rs 9.79 lakh (MT)
HTKRs 8.79 lakh (MT)Rs 10.39 lakh (MT)
HTK+Rs 9.90 lakh (MT)Rs 10.49 lakh (iMT)Rs 11.39 lakh (MT)
HTXRs 11.49 lakh (iMT), Rs 12.29 lakh (DCT)Rs 11.99 lakh (MT), Rs 12.60 lakh (iMT), Rs Rs 12.99 lakh (AT)
HTX+Rs 13.39 lakh (iMT)Rs 13.69 lakh (MT), Rs 14.39 lakh (iMT)
GTX+Rs 14.50 lakh (DCT)Rs 15.50 lakh (AT)
X-LineRs 14.69 lakh (DCT)Rs 15.69 lakh (AT)
2024 Kia Sonet Facelift Introductory Price List

*MT: Manual Transmission, iMT: Intelligent Manual Transmission (Clutchless manual), AT: Torque Converter Automatic Transmission, DCT: Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission

Compared to its pre-facelift version, the new Kia Sonet has witnessed a price surge of up to Rs 80,000.

New Kia Sonet 2024 Drive Impressions | Gagan Choudhary

What’s New?

The Kia Sonet receives a mid-life facelift update, boasting significant design changes and an array of new features.

  • The outer appearance of the Sonet sub-compact SUV has been enhanced with some crisp and bold styling changes, comprising a redone tiger-nose grille, sharper LED headlamps with fang-shaped LED DRLs, sleek LED fog lamps, and tweaked bumper with faux silver skid plate. Towards the rear, the SUV receives a new connected LED taillight setup, along with a reprofiled tailgate section and a bolder rear bumper.
2024 Kia Sonet interior and features
Kia Sonet Interior (Pre-Facelift)
  • Inside, the cabin layout is largely unchanged, except for the redesigned climate control panel and revised housing for the infotainment system and instrument cluster.
  • Regarding features, the Sonet has undergone substantial feature upgrades, receiving a 4-way powered driver’s seat, a new 10.25-inch digital driver’s display, a 360-degree camera with blind-view monitoring system, standard 6-airbags, and a Level-1 ADAS suite, which includes ten camera-based active safety features, like high-beam assist, forward collision warning, lane keep assist, and avoidance assist, etc. Click here for the variant-wise feature details.
2024 Kia Sonet price

What Powers The New Kia Sonet?

Beneath the hood, the Kia Sonet retains all three engine options from its predecessor. Notably, the diesel variant is now available with a conventional 6-speed manual gearbox. Let’s delve into their specifications:

Engine1.2-litre Naturally Aspirated Petrol1-litre Turbo-petrol1.5-litre Diesel
No of Cylinders434
Max Power83PS120PS116PS
Max Torque115Nm172Nm250Nm
Transmission5-speed Manual6-speed iMT, 7-speed DCT6-speed iMT, 6-speed Manual, 6-speed AT
Claimed Fuel Efficiency18.83 kmpl18.7 kmpl (iMT), 19.2 kmpl (DCT)22.3 kmpl (iMT), 18.6 kmpl (AT), TBU (Manual)
2024 Kia Sonet Specs and Mileage

Sonet’s Competitors

The Kia Sonet competes with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Brezza, Nissan Magnite, Tata Nexon, Hyundai Venue, Renault Kiger, and soon-to-be-facelifted Mahindra XUV300.