2024 Kia Sonet Facelift: Variant-Wise Powertrain & Features

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Explore the variant-wise powertrains and features of the recently-revealed Kia Sonet facelift, from the base HTE to the top-of-the-line X-Line variant

Kia India has removed the wraps off the facelifted Sonet, and shoppers are excited for its upcoming launch. The refreshed Kia Sonet boasts a compelling range of variants, each catering to diverse preferences. The prices haven’t been revealed right now, but bookings for the crossover are set to commence very soon – December 20.

Planning to buy the new Kia Sonet but not sure which variant to pick? Here’s a complete breakdown of all the variants – features, engine options, transmission choices, etc.

Kia Sonet HTE

Powertrain options – 1.2-litre petrol engine (5-speed MT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed MT)

kia sonet HTE

  • Halogen headlights
  • Halogen taillamps
  • 15-inch steel wheels with covers
  • Body coloured-door handles
  • Semi-leatherette seats
  • All black cabin
  • Silver finish on AC vents
  • Beige roof lining
  • Tilt-adjustable steering wheel
  • Manual AC
  • Rear AC vents
  • Day and night IRVM
  • Type-C USB chargers (front and rear)
  • 12V power outlet
  • 4.2-inch colour instrument cluster
  • 6 airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Vehicle stability management (VSM)
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • All 3-point seatbelts
  • Seatbelt reminders – All passengers

Kia Sonet HTK

Powertrain options – 1.2-litre petrol engine (5-speed MT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed MT)

Sonet HTK variant gets all the features of the HTE variant, with the following additions/replacements:

kia sonet HTk

  • 16-inch styled steel wheels
  • Roof rails
  • Shark fin antenna
  • Height-adjustable driver seat
  • Rear door sunshade
  • Keyless entry
  • All door power windows
  • Steering-mounted audio controls
  • 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • Wireless Android Auto & Apple CarPlay
  • 6-speaker sound system (4 speakers and 2 tweeters)
  • Front parking sensors
  • Follow-me-home headlights
  • Rearview camera with Guidelines

Kia Sonet HTK+

Powertrain options – 1.2-litre petrol engine (5-speed MT), 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine (6-speed iMT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed MT)

Sonet HTK+ variant gets all the features of the HTK variant, with the following additions/replacements:

Kia Sonet HTK+

 

  • LED DRLs
  • LED connected tail lamps
  • LED fog lamps
  • Electric sunroof (turbo-petrol iMT only)
  • Auto AC
  • Push button Start/Stop
  • Electrically foldable ORVMs
  • One-touch auto up/down driver window
  • Remote engine start (turbo petrol and diesel)
  • Rear defogger

Kia Sonet HTX

Powertrain options – 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine (6-speed iMT, 7-speed DCT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed MT, 6-speed iMT, 6-speed AT)

Sonet HTX variant gets all the features of the HTK+ variant, with the following additions/replacements:

Kia Sonet HTX

 

  • LED headlights
  • Sunroof
  • Leatherette-wrapped steering wheel, gear knob and door armrest
  • Multiple dual-tone interior themes
  • Rear seat 60:40 split
  • Rear parcel shelf
  • Adjustable rear headrests
  • Rear centre armrest
  • Cruise control
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Multiple drive modes (automatic)
  • Paddle shifters (automatic)
  • Remote engine start
  • Rear disc brakes
  • ISOFIX child seat anchors

Kia Sonet HTX+

Powertrain options – 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine (6-speed iMT, 7-speed DCT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed MT, 6-speed iMT)

Sonet HTX+ variant gets all the features of the HTX variant, with the following additions/replacements:

Kia Sonet HTX+

  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • Black & brown leatherette seats
  • LED Ambient sound lighting
  • Wireless phone charger
  • 4-way powered driver seat (diesel iMT only)
  • Rear wiper washer
  • 7-speaker Bose sound system
  • Air purifier
  • Anti-glare IRVM
  • 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • 10.25-inch digital driver’s display
  • Wired Android Auto & Apple CarPlay

Kia Sonet GTX+

Powertrain options – 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine (7-speed DCT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed AT)

Sonet GTX+ variant gets all the features of the HTX+ variant, with the following additions/replacements:

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  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • Sleek LED fog lamps
  • Body colour rear spoiler
  • Different styling for front and rear skid plates
  • Gloss black roof rails
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel with GT Line logo
  • Alloy pedals
  • Black leatherette seats
  • 4-way power adjustable driver’s seat
  • 360-degree camera
  • Forward collision warning
  • Auto emergency braking
  • Lane keep and follow assist
  • Lane departure warning
  • High beam assist
  • Driver attention warning
  • Lead vehicle departure alert

Kia Sonet X-Line

Powertrain options – 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine (7-speed DCT), 1.5-litre diesel engines (6-speed AT)

Sonet X Line variant gets all the features of the GTX+ variant, with the following additions/replacements:

kia sonet Xline

  • Piano black ORVMs
  • Matte finish
  • Sage green leatherette seats
  • All power windows one-touch up and down