With the subcompact crossover market growing because of the new-normal, it is perfect timing for Kia Philippines preview the all-new Kia Stonic that will be officially launched and available for viewing on October 15, 2020.
The Kia Stonic is powered by a 1.4L gasoline engine with Dual Continuous Variable Valve Timing (D-CVT)) for more than adequate yet efficient performance. This engine will be mated to either a 5-speed MT with 95 bhp or 6-speed AT that puts out 100 bhp.
Unmistakably Kia, the Stonic comes with the signature Tiger Nose Grille together with projector halogen headlights and roof rails. For the EX model, it comes extra with LED Daytime Running Lights, stylish alloy rims, and equally sleek looking taillights. For those who want the two-tone look, the Stonic EX trim gets you that.
And yes, it will be a striking and trendy looking number with available two-tone color finish for the top-spec EX AT model. This is complemented by that signature flanked by. It’s for those looking for a stylish ride that likewise got substance.
The Kia Stonic LX and EX comes in the form of an 8-inch infotainment touchscreen with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with 6-speakers, capturing the hearts for those who want the best connectivity in its price bracket.
Both Kia Stonic LX and EX get a rear-view camera for reversing, Hill Start Assist, Electronic Stability Control, and ABS. The EX gets an extra with the rear parking sensor. It does not end there, any of the Kia Stonics come with a 5-year or 160,000km warranty along with 24/7 Emergency Roadside Assistance.
There was a worry when it comes to spare parts, but Kia Philippines assured us that spare genuine parts are readily available. With a growing dealership network, it is safe to say that any Kia Stonic buyer, along with every other Kia owner, will be taken care of.
Here are the different trims and prices of the all-new Kia Stonic:
- 1.4 LX MT: P735,000 (675k when discounted)
- 1.4 LX AT: P835,000 (785k when discounted)
- 1.4 EX AT: P925,000 (875k when discounted)
If you think the Kia Stonic is the right car for you, Kia Philippines will be offering a P60,000 discount for the LX MT and P50,000 savings for LX and EX AT models. This is available for those customers who will reserve between today and the official launch on October 15, 2020.