Brochures 2012 Carens
KIA CARENS Brochure...
GLOBAL PLAYER Kia Motors Corporation is part of the 4th largest automotive group in the world. If you are not already aware, we are the brand to watch. Kia is a major global player, having exported over 5 million cars to more than 155 countries around the world. Our vehicles are continually surpassing our customers‘ expectations and our steadfast commitment to quality is increasing our popularity. Furthermore, with our ground-breaking worldwide growth and state-of-the-art dedicated European factory, Kia has a bright future. Kia is actively involved with major sporting events around the world, sponsoring the renowned Australian Open as well as individuals such as tennis sensation Rafael Nadal. In the UK Kia sponsors Surrey County Cricket Club and their iconic base in London is now known as The Kia Oval. The driving force behind this success is our commitment to quality. With contemporary styling, access to the latest technologies and an excellent build quality, Kia cars are turning heads the world over. From the Picanto to the Sorento, Kia offers a full line-up of passenger cars, MPV‘s, Crossovers and SUVs that suit any lifestyle and are always exhilarating to drive.
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THE KIA CARENS
Conﬁdence now comes as standard
The Kia Carens is covered by our pioneering 7 year vehicle warranty consisting of 3 year/unlimited mileage and 4-7 year/100,000 mile full manufacturer's warranty including a 7 year/100,000 mile anti-perforation warranty.
For warranty coverage including terms and exclusions please contact your Kia dealer.
VERSATILE MPV WITH CONTEMPORARY STYLE 4|5 5|5
Range topping Carens 3 shown
INNOVATIVE DESIGN, UNIQUE STYLING 6|7 7|7
FOR YOUR DRIVING COMFORT To ensure you maintain the perfect driving position every time, the Carens has a driver's seat height adjuster and a tilt steering wheel for your comfort and convenience. High quality materials are used throughout together with premium ﬁnishing touches which create a welcoming and inviting atmosphere within the cabin.
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ALL ABOARD The powerful yet reﬁned Kia Carens is designed for adventurous and active lives. With a pioneering 7 year/100,000 mile warranty, the Carens is a family vehicle well equipped with all the thoughtful touches and safety features you’d expect. The dynamic 'Kia face' is made up of a distinctive tiger-nose grille, sculpted front bumper and reshaped bonnet. These stylish changes are complemented by body coloured bumpers and door handles. The combination of comfort and versatility puts the Carens in a class of its own. Designed with enough space to seat adults, children and friends plus everybody’s luggage, but compact enough for city trafﬁc and parking spaces. The Carens is available as a 5- or 7-seater and the practical 60:40 ﬂat-folding 2nd row seats mean you can arrange the ideal conﬁguration for every trip, offering greater ﬂexibility to suit your needs and an impressive 2,106 litres of load
capacity. Stylish privacy glass is a standard feature on the Carens '3' model. As well as providing security it adds elegance to the exterior appearance of the model. Inside, the Carens is roomy and resourceful. With a contemporary centre fascia that brings all controls within reach and a commanding driving position for a clear, all-round view, every trip is a pleasure. The raised gearshift is conveniently located in the middle console, where it’s close to hand. For added comfort there is an air conditioning system, electrically adjustable door mirrors, all-round electric windows with driver's auto down function and an RDS radio/ CD audio with MP3 disc compatibility.
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Leather interior currently unavailable in the UK
STRETCH OUT Sporting a long wheelbase and high rooﬂine, the interior of the Carens offers lots of space, translating into more head room, shoulder room and leg room than traditionally seen in the mid-sized MPV market. The Carens allows you to arrange the ﬁve or seven seats to suit your needs, whether it's picking up a car full of children or a trip to the shopping centre. The easily adaptable seating conﬁgurations make life easy.
With class-leading levels of versatility, the Carens features creative storage compartments that produce lots of additional space. Storage boxes and pockets throughout the cabin ensure that everything is neatly tucked away and within reach, no matter where you sit.
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COMPLETE PROTECTION The advanced safety features throughout the Carens ensure driver and passenger protection at all times. Intensive research and development work has gone into ensuring that high levels of protection are built into the body shell, structure and chassis.
The impressive standard safety and security feature list includes six airbags (twin front, front seat side and curtain), front seatbelt pretensioners and front active head rests to protect front passengers against whiplash injuries.
Other safety and security features include ISOFIX child seat anchor points and rear door safety locks to protect younger occupants, a front passenger airbag cutoff switch and allround 3-point seatbelts.
The Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) ensure braking energy is evenly distributed between the four wheels to keep you in control whatever the conditions whilst maximising stopping power and shortening braking distances.
All Carens models are ﬁtted with Electronic Stability Control (ESC) as standard. This important safety technology automatically applies the brakes to individual wheels as required to help bring the car back under control in adverse conditions or to correct over or under steer.
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FOR WHEREVER THE ROAD TAKES YOU
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POWERFUL PERFORMANCE WITH PRECISION Packed with power, yet quiet and fuel efﬁcient – that is what drives the art and science of Kia’s engine technology. The Carens range has a choice of a 1.6 litre petrol or diesel 5 seat version and diesel 7 seat versions. All engines comply with the latest Euro 5 emission standards so are highly efﬁcient and produce lower emissions, saving you money as well as lowering the environmental impact. For added fuel economy, an eco-shift indicator comes as standard (on petrol models only), alerting you to the optimal time to change gear.
The diesel engine is ﬁtted with a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) to reduce harmful exhaust gases without compromising engine performance. The Carens is available with smooth 5-speed (petrol) or 6-speed manual transmissions (diesel) for a reﬁned and responsive drive.
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ATTENTION TO DETAIL Certain features are model dependent. Check with your local dealer for full availability.
Useful seatback pockets: Enables the stowing of magazines, maps or books neatly.
3rd row storage boxes: Standard feature on 7 seat models allowing even the rear passengers extra storage space.
Trip computer: Usefully located in the instrument cluster, providing up-to-date information about the distance travelled, journey time, average fuel consumption and distance to empty (standard feature on Carens '3' models).
Handy rear parking sensors: Standard on Carens '3' models, these sensors provide more peace-of-mind when parking in narrow spaces or close to potential obstacles.
Air conditioning system: All models feature a sophisticated air conditioning system for added comfort, whilst Carens '3' models feature automatic climate control for added luxury.
Outside mirrors: Electrically adjustable on all models and heated on mid and high grades, whilst an electric folding function on Carens '3' models conveniently leaves more manoeuvring space in narrow streets or parking spaces.
All round electric windows: make it easy for passengers to adjust ventilation for their own comfort, whilst driver switchgear also includes adjustments for the electric mirrors and central door locking.
Sunvisors: Cut out the glare of the sun for driver and front passenger alike, whilst the vanity mirrors offer added convenience.
A handy overhead sunglasses holder: Located in the overhead interior light panel ensures they will always be within reach when the sun is shining.
Front door pockets: If you need storage that keeps important items close at hand these deep pockets are just the ticket.
ACCESSORY OPTIONAL EXTRAS If you want to make your Carens more tailored to your needs, here's a selection of options you can add:
Front window deflector: Enjoy fresh air without draughts, whilst the windows are down.
Tow bar: Choose between a ﬁxed or detachable tow bar depending on your preference.
Bumper corner mouldings: Enhance the look of your Kia and add some extra protection.
Tailored carpet mats: Protect the interior of your Carens with these stylish, fully tailored carpet mats.
Integrated roof rails: With a set of integrated roof rails you can transport long and bulky items using our range of accessory bike carriers and roof boxes as well as freeing up more interior space in the versatile cabin (ﬁtted as standard on Carens '2' and '3' models).
Executive European Roadside Kit: European roadside safety bag upgrades are essential when driving abroad.
For a full listing of accessories available please contact your local Kia dealer or log on www.kia.co.uk for details. Leather upgrade: Give your Carens '1' or '2' an added touch of luxury with a 100% genuine leather seat upgrade. Standard feature on the range topping Carens '3'.
Front & rear mud guards (rear shown): Durable mud flaps protect your Carens from stone damage and road debris.
Front side bars: These stylish side bars help protect your car while enhancing its looks.
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Kia Motors Corporation is committed to surpassing customer expectations through continuous automotive innovation. By offering our customers products and services that exceed expectations, we enable them to lead energetic lives. Kia’s line-up of dynamically designed, high quality cars and world-class service offerings ensure that our customers are enthusiastic about coming back to Kia - again and again.
ENVIRONMENTALLY YOURS Kia Motors takes great pride in rising to meet the expectations and challenges of the 21st century while making tangible contributions to the preservation of the environment and sustainable development of society. Kia Motors has set up an environmental research centre to spearhead the company’s drive in the production of less polluting hybrid and fuel-cell vehicles, investing in eco-friendly cars for a greener tomorrow.
The concept of eco-friendly cars is followed through all cycles of a vehicle’s life. From design through to recycling, Kia Motors creates innovative products, ensuring state-of-the-art Design for Recycling (DfR) guidelines. Wherever possible, recycled and recyclable materials are used in the production of Kia cars, all major plastic parts being chosen for ease of disassembly and stamped with a composition code. Even at the end of a vehicle’s life, one of Kia Motors’ environmental targets is the ecofriendly take-back and treatment of End-ofLife Vehicles. Operating a rigid process, Kia Motors has selected partners across Europe that guarantee environmental protection in the treatment of harmful waste substances. These are then recycled or recovered, ensuring the highest level of environmental protection. Kia Motors (UK) Ltd has appointed autogreen as our partner to manage the take-back, treatment and recycling of Endof-Life Vehicles in accordance with Directive 2000/53/EC. They can provide advice on whether or not your vehicle qualiﬁes for free take-back and the location of your nearest take-back facility.
DYNAMIC EVOLUTION Driven by innovation: A solar-powered car, a water-fuelled car, a self-navigating “smart” car. No longer are these ﬁgments of the imagination but one day could be parked in your garage. Kia researchers are working around the clock to create the ultimate driving solutions with the safest, easy-todrive and environmentally friendly features. Kia’s Namyang R&D Centre in Korea and our overseas research and design facilities in the USA, Japan and Germany are combining efforts to develop new vehicles that satisfy the diversiﬁed needs of each region of the world. By ushering in a new generation of cars that feature high impact-durability frames, on board “datainfotainment” systems and fuel efﬁcient, lightweight and high-powered engines with reduced emissions and noise, Kia will spearhead automobile innovation in the 21st century. .
COMPLETE PEACE-OF-MIND At Kia, our quality promise extends beyond the factory ﬂoor. We want to ensure you always get the best service possible. Our pioneering 7 year warranty reﬂects this commitment. This warranty is also transferable so that if in the future you decide to sell your Carens, the new owner will beneﬁt from the remainder of the warranty provided the car is regularly maintained in accordance with the servicing schedule*. 7 year vehicle warranty Every Kia Carens beneﬁts from our pioneering 7 year vehicle warranty. 5 year paint warranty High quality body paint ensures long-lasting protection and shine for your new Kia Carens. 12 year anti perforation warranty Your new Kia Carens comes with superior corrosion protection and a 12 year warranty against rust from the inside out**.
*For full warranty coverage including terms and exclusions please contact your Kia dealer. **Annual bodywork inspection required for which a charge may apply. The ofﬁcial fuel consumption ﬁgures in mpg (l/100km) for the Kia Carens range is between Urban 30.1 (9.4) - 44.8 (6.3), Extra-Urban: 45.6 (6.2) - 55.4 (5.1), Combined: 38.2 (7.4) - 51.4 (5.5). The ofﬁcial CO 2 emissions for the Kia Carens range are between 174 - 146 g/km. The ofﬁcial fuel consumption ﬁgures in mpg (l/100 km) for the Kia range of vehicles are between Urban: 28.2 (10.0) - 64.2 (4.4), Extra- Urban: 45.6 (6.2) - 78.5 (3.6) and Combined: 37.7 (7.5) 72.4 (3.9). The ofﬁ cial CO 2 emissions for the Kia range of vehicles are between 199-103g/km. CO2 emissions based on data available at time of going to print (March 2011).
Financing Your local Kia dealer is your partner in establishing a ﬁnancing plan that’s best suited to your needs. Ask for details.
3 year/unlimited mileage and 4-7 year/ 100,000 mile full manufacturer’s warranty.
Log onto www.kia.co.uk for all the latest information.
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Kia Motors (UK) Limited, 2 The Heights, Brooklands, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 ONY Freephone: 0800 775 777 www.kia.co.uk
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All information and illustrations are based on data available at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice. Contact your local Kia dealer for current information and full warranty details including terms and conditions. Images are for illustrative purposes only and may not be to UK specification.