The third-gen Kia Carnival was launched in India at the Auto Expo earlier this year. However, just a few months later, in June, the Korean automaker took the covers off the fourth-gen Carnival for international markets. While many would have hoped to see it in India, the company’s top brass has now clarified that the India launch of the new model is not on the cards for now.
- Kia has sold 3,812 units of the Carnival in the February-August 2020 period
- Automaker plans to increase localisation of the current model with an improvement in demand
- No plan yet to bring the New Carnival to the Indian market
Current Kia Carnival yet to realise full potential
The current Carnival’s India debut in February, close to the coronavirus outbreak, has meant that the MPV has not sold in big numbers. Though the nationwide lockdown, which brought automotive sales to a grinding halt…