Facelifted Kia Sonet Launched With More Features And ADAS, Prices Start At Rs 7.99 Lakh

Modified On Jan 12, 2024 04:48 PM By Rohit for Kia Sonet

  • Write a comment

The facelifted Sonet is offered in seven broad variants: HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, HTX+, GTX+, and X-Line

2024 Kia Sonet

  • This is the first major update for the sub-4m SUV since its launch in 2020.

  • The SUV now sports a redesigned fascia, connected tail lamps and new alloy wheels.

  • Its cabin design is largely unchanged, except for a revised climate control panel and digital driver's display.

  • Newly added features include a 360-degree camera and ADAS.

  • Provided with three engine and four transmission options; diesel-MT back in the offing.

  • Prices range from Rs 7.99 lakh to Rs 15.69 lakh (introductory ex-showroom).

We got our first look of the facelifted Kia Sonet back in December 2023 when it was unveiled in India. The carmaker has now launched the updated SUV by revealing its entire variant-wise price list:

Prices Of New Sonet


1.2-litre N.A. Petrol MT

1-litre Turbo-petrol iMT

1-litre Turbo-petrol DCT

1.5-litre Diesel MT

1.5-litre Diesel iMT

1.5-litre Diesel AT


Rs 7.99 lakh

Rs 9.79 lakh


Rs 8.79 lakh

Rs 10.39 lakh


Rs 9.90 lakh

Rs 10.49 lakh

Rs 11.39 lakh


Rs 11.49 lakh

Rs 12.29 lakh

Rs 11.99 lakh

Rs 12.60 lakh

Rs 12.99 lakh


Rs 13.39 lakh

Rs 13.69 lakh

Rs 14.39 lakh


Rs 14.50 lakh

Rs 15.50 lakh


Rs 14.69 lakh

Rs 15.69 lakh

All prices introductory ex-showroom

With the facelift, the Sonet’s starting price has gone up by just Rs 20,000. Its top-spec variant, on the other hand, has become costlier by up to Rs 80,000.

Design Changes Detailed

2024 Kia Sonet front

Kia has enhanced the Sonet's appearance with crisp styling at the front and rear, particularly through updated lighting elements like the LED DRLs and connected tail lamps. While the cabin modifications are minimal, its dashboard layout remains largely unchanged save for the redesigned climate control panel.

Features In Plenty

2024 Kia Sonet cabin

The Kia Sonet has undergone a substantial feature upgrade, which has once again positioned it as one of the most well-equipped SUVs in its segment. Notable additions include a 10.25-inch digital driver's display, a 360-degree camera, six airbags (as standard), and a 4-way power-adjustable driver's seat. Among the big enhancements is the provision of 10 level-1 advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

Also Read: 2024 Kia Sonet Facelift Review: Familiar, Better, Pricier.

What Powers It?

2024 Kia Sonet diesel engine

It is still one of the four sub-4m SUVs to offer both petrol and diesel engine options. Here all its technical specifications:

  • 1.2-litre Petrol (83 PS/115 Nm): 5-speed MT

  • 1-litre Turbo-petrol (120 PS/172 Nm): 6-speed iMT, 7-speed DCT

  • 1.5-litre Diesel (116 PS/250 Nm): 6-speed MT (new), 6-speed iMT, 6-speed AT

The diesel-manual combo has made a return after it was axed in early 2023 across Kia’s entire product lineup.

New Sonet's Competitors

2024 Kia Sonet rear

The facelifted Kia Sonet’s nemeses are the Tata Nexon, Maruti Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Mahindra XUV300, Renault Kiger, Nissan Magnite and also the Maruti Fronx sub-4m crossover SUV.

Read More on : Kia Sonet Automatic

Published by
Was this article helpful ?

6 out of 6 found this helpful

Write your Comment on Kia Sonet

Read Full News

Similar cars to compare & consider

*Ex-showroom Price in New Delhi

Trending SUV Cars

  • Latest
  • Upcoming
  • Popular
We need your city to customize your experience