Final week, Kia launched an official teaser picture depicting the all-new fourth technology Sedona (Carnival) in Korean specification. We’ve recognized nevertheless that the favored minivan would make the change to a extra present design language for a while.
Even these totally camouflaged prototypes gave us a bit of one thing to go on, and naturally, our personal Josh Byrnes got here out with his illustration simply three weeks in the past.
This one nevertheless, courtesy of Kolesa, is predicated fully on the previously-mentioned teaser sketch, which was fairly revealing from a design standpoint.
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Right here’s what we will anticipate: a recognizable “tiger nostril” grille, angular headlights with new graphics and a extra simple design with much less curves and extra strains, total. The floating pillar design is an attention-grabbing contact too, because it applies to all pillars, A via D.
This artist additionally tried his hand at picturing the rear finish, developing with a full-width taillight design, with a chrome insert within the center to help the Kia badge. In actuality although, there’s no telling what the rear finish will appear like.
The inside stays a thriller as nicely, as does the engine vary, although we will speculate on that latter entrance. Because the new Sedona will make the most of the identical platform because the Sorento, we might see it sharing engines with the latter, such because the 277 HP turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder unit.
A plug-in hybrid possibility and a 2.2-liter diesel might additionally make the minimize.
Kia will possible unveil the 2021 Sorento / Carnival quickly, seen as how gross sales are scheduled to start in Korea in Q3 of this yr.
Notice: That is an unbiased illustration made by Kolesa and isn’t endorsed by or associated to Kia in any means