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2021 Kia Carnival Platinum long-term review: Interior, infotainment and technology

You may not like it, but this is what peak performance looks like... when it comes to family cars.

2021 Kia Carnival Platinum long-term review: Side benefits

We turn our fantastic eight-seat Kia Carnival into a hauler.

2021 Kia Carnival Platinum long-term review: Road trip

The new Kia Carnival is pitched as a people mover that bridges the gap to SUVs. So we took it on a back-road trip to see if it stands up to the hype.

2021 Kia Carnival long-term review: Introduction

I never thought I’d catch myself saying this, but purple is one hell of a colour for the 2021 Kia Carnival. But technically, I'm wrong. I was surprised to find out that this hue is actually called Deep Chroma Blue, but it strikes me as more of a deep purple in person. It does change a bit in different light, and has loads of metallic flecks in it...

2021 Kia Carnival Platinum petrol review

While Australians have historically preferred diesel over petrol, the cheaper and more powerful option shouldn't be discounted.

2021 Kia Carnival review: Australian first drive

Thinking about buying a large SUV for your growing family, with no plans of going off-road? Don't. Buy this instead.

2020 Kia Carnival S review

If you forget for a second what you think you might need, this base-spec people mover might be the perfect choice.

2019 Kia Carnival Platinum: Easter road trip party bus

When I'm not writing about cars, I'm playing tennis. You've probably gathered this with my various references to ferrying around team mates on the weekends or if you're silly enough to follow my social media (@jwongwong11 on Instagram, #shamelessplug)...

2019 Kia Carnival SLi petrol review

The Kia Carnival continues its run as the gold standard in people movers, driving more like a car than a bus and offering incredible cabin flexibility and comfort.

2019 Kia Carnival review

Kia has added more tech and more safety to its already segment-leading people mover. But is the 2019 Kia Carnival proof an MPV can be sexy?

2016 Kia Carnival Platinum Review

Need extra seats? Why squish into a seven-seat SUV when the eight-seat Kia Carnival offers so much more space and comfort? People-movers have come a long way.

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