06/15/22 ID: 19065

IRVINE, Calif., June 15, 2022 – The 2023 Carnival MPV is a carryover model with minor interior enhancements to the seat functionality and technology features. The Carnival competes in the Midsize MPV segment, but its combination of SUV styling, exceptional passenger/cargo volume, and practical convenience features also make it uniquely positioned to compete against three-row SUV/crossover models.

The new SX will include a standard integrated panoramic 12.3-inch digital cluster and 12.3-inch center display, along with a Blind-Spot View Monitor. It also offers an optional dual screen rear seat entertainment system and streaming media capability.

The new SX Prestige will include a standard 8-passenger Slide-Flex Seating with second-row center multi-function seat. Optional features include a dual screen rear seat entertainment system and streaming media capability and second-row VIP Lounge Seats to replace the second-row slide-flex seats.

Pricing1 – MSRP (excludes $1,335 destination)
  • LX 
  • LX Seat Package
  • EX
  • SX
  • SX Prestige
  • 3.5L V6 GDI Lambda III Engine: 290 horsepower/262 lb.-ft. of torque and 3,500 lb. towing capacity
Fuel Economy2 – EPA-est. MPG:
  • City:
  • Highway:
  • Combined:
Highlighted Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver Assistance Features3:
  • Parking Distance Warning – Forward & Reverse
    • Std: LX & LX Seat Package
  • Parking Collision Avoidance – Reverse
    • Std: SX & SX Prestige
  • Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance
    • Std: All trims
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist
    • Std: All trims
  • Driver Attention Warning
    • Std: All trims
  • Lane Keeping Assist:
    • Std: All trims
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist:
    • Std: X & LX Seat Package – Car/Pedestrian Detection / EX, SX & SX Prestige – Car/Pedestrian/Cyclist Detection
  • Lane Following Assist:
    • Std: All trims
  • Highway Driving Assist
    • Std: EX, SX & SX Prestige
  • Overall Length:
203 in.
  • Overall Width:
89.2 in.
  • Overall Height:
69.9 in.
  • Wheelbase:
121.7 in.

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1 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

2 Based on EPA estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.

3 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blind spot or direction of travel. Always drive safely and use caution.

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