Kia India launches X-Line, new top of the line variant in Sonet line-up

Kia India launches X-Line, new top of the line variant in Sonet line-up

Kia India, one of the fastest-growing carmakers in the country, today introduced the range-topping ‘X-Line’ trim of its smart urban compact SUV, the Kia Sonet. Enhancing the sporty and youthful appeal of the Sonet badge, the Sonet X-Line trim is offered in ‘Xclusive Matte Graphite Exterior colour’ boosting the overall premium quotient of the car. With its Xclusive Splendid Sage Dual Tone Interior and Xclusive Crystal Cut Alloys with Black High Gloss (R16 – 40.64 cm (16”), the Sonet X-Line further elevates the overall cabin and driving experience. It is offered exclusively in 1.0 T-GDi petrol engine with 7DCT configuration and 1.5-litre CRDi diesel engine with 6AT configuration.

The company has introduced the Sonet X-Line at a starting price of INR 13,39,000 (ex-showroom, pan India) which can be booked across all authorized Kia India dealerships in the country and through the company’s official website

Speaking on the introduction of Sonet X-Line, Myung-sik Sohn, Chief Sales Officer, Kia India said, “We, at Kia India, are constantly in pursuit of living up to the requirement of modern-age customers through exciting products. With the Sonet X-Line, we have showcased our designing prowess and offered a stylish & differentiated -looking compact SUV that truly complement the exciting exteriors and energetic interiors.”

He further added, “With a contribution of over 32% to KIN’s total sales, the Sonet has cemented itself as a segment disruptor and sculpted a niche for itself. We are certain that the Sonet X-Line will elevate the brand’s profile among upwardly mobile, young and savvy consumers who are seeking a premium and exclusive SUV this festive season.”

The Sonet X-Line hosts multiple unique and exclusive elements over and above the regular Sonet GT Line that enhances the overall look of the car. Right from Kia’s signature tiger nose grille to the skid plates in rear of the vehicle, the Sonet gets a complete revamp to accentuate its road presence and raise the status quo of its customers. In addition to the first in segment Xclusive Matte Graphite Exterior Colour, Xclusive Splendid Sage Dual Tone Interior and Xclusive Crystal Cut Alloys with Black High Gloss (R16 – 40.64 cm (16”)), Sonet X-Line gets below upgrades over GTX+

1.     Kia Signature Tiger nose grill – Black High Gloss

2.     Xclusive Diamond knurling pattern – Piano Black

3.     Xclusive Turbo Shaped Masculine piano black Front skid plates with Dark Hyper Metal Accents

4.     Xclusive Dark chrome Fog lamp garnish

5.     Xclusive Piano Black Outside mirror LED turn signal

6.     Side door Dark Hyper Metal garnish

7.     Silver brake callipers

8.     Shark Fin Antenna – Matte graphite

9.     X-Line Emblem

10.  Xclusive Piano Black Rear Skid Plate with Dark Hyper Metal Accents

11.  Xclusive Piano Black Dual Muffler Design

12.  Leatherette Sports Seats with Orange Stitching & X-Line logo

13.  Leatherette wrapped D-cut steering wheel with Orange Stitching & Sonet logo

14.  Xclusive Premium Black headliner

A perfect combination of innovation and style, the Kia Sonet presents a dynamic stance in a confident and compact body. Subsequently, with over 1.5 Lakh sales and an almost 15% share in the highly competitive compact SUV category, the Kia Sonet reaffirms its status as a game-changer product. This newly introduced variant sits atop the current top variant GTX+ 1.0 T-GDi with 7DCT and 1.5-litre CRDi with 6AT.

Ex-showroom prices (in INR):

1.0 T-GDi PetrolX-Line 7DCT13,39,000
1.5-litre CRDi DieselX-Line 6AT13,99,000

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