Kia Motors India has revealed prices for the range-topping GTX+ automatic variants on the new Sonet subcompact SUV. Prices for the top-of-the-line automatic variants were withheld by the automaker at the time of launch, even as bookings were open for the specific trims. Nevertheless, we now have prices for the Kia Sonet GTX+ automatic that retails at ₹ 12.89 lakh for the petrol and diesel version respectively. With the addition of two new variants, the Kia Sonet will now be available in a total of 16 variants. The GTX+ automatic trims are about ₹ 90,000 more expensive than their manual counterparts.
The petrol version draws power from the 1.0-litre turbocharged mill with 118 bhp and 172 Nm of peak torque, while paired with the 7-speed DCT. The 1.5-litre diesel develops 113 bhp and peak torque of 250 Nm, and comes with the segment-first 6-speed torque convertor. The Sonet petrol automatic returns an ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 18.3 kmpl, while the diesel automatic returns 19 kmpl.
The Kia Sonet GTX+ is based on the GT-Line trim that adds a host of sporty elements over and above the standard package. The feature list comprises an electric sunroof, leatherette-wrapped door trims, contrast stitching on the steering wheels, seat and door armrest; premium roof lining and more. The exterior gets red accents to enhance the visual appeal of the GTX+ trims.
Based on the top-of-the-line version, the Sonet GTX+ is loaded with the 10.25-inch HD touchscreen infotainment system with navigation and live traffic, Smart air purifier with virus and bacteria protection, seven-speaker Bose sound system, ventilated front seats and a digital instrument cluster. The Sonet GTX+ also comes with LED sound mood lights, wireless charging with cooling function, remote engine start via UVO connected tech, as well as OTA updates. Do remember prices for the Kia Sonet are introductory as of now, and the base variants start from ₹ 6.71 lakh (ex-showroom) onwards.