Kia Soluto launched in Sultanate

James Kon

Grand Motors Sdn Bhd, the exclusive distributor of Kia vehicles in Brunei Darussalam, launched the Kia Soluto at the Kia showroom in Beribi yesterday.

The Kia Soluto is the most affordable model in the current range of Kia vehicles in the market.

The compact sedan is equipped with a wide range of customer-oriented technologies and features. Its exterior boasts a sporty design with a subtle appearance, incorporating Kia’s famous ‘Tiger Nose Grille’ which is a signature look on all KIA vehicles.

Offering greater practically and comfort, the Kia Soluto embodies a new generation of driving and is poised to give the best value to street savvy youngsters.

The vehicle has a 2,570 mm-long wheelbase, giving the Soluto ample cabin space for its passengers, while the trunk has a maximum capacity of 475 litres.

It is fitted with SMART and useful technologies such as the AUX and USB connection and a seven-inch touch screen display audio that features rearview camera, Bluetooth connectivity, Apple Carplay and Android Auto capability.

Powered by an efficient 1.4- litre multi point injection gasoline engine, the Soluto produced 95ps and maximum torque of 133 Nm. The engine drives the front wheel.

The three versions offered by Grand Motors are the GL that comes in a five speed manual or four speeds automatic transmission (GL) as well as the GLS (high spec).

Test drives are available until tomorrow.

Getting a feel of the Kia Soluto. PHOTO: JAMES KON