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Kia Grand Carnival Diesel Review

The Kia Grand Carnival has been the best selling people mover in Australia for a number of years.

Kia Grand Carnival Review

It's not hard to see why the Kia Grand Carnival captures such a prominent market share.

2007 Kia Grand Carnival Road Test

2007 Kia Grand Carnival Road Test Affordable, well built and with enough space to carry eight adults and the week's groceries, the Kia Grand Carnival is the perfect large family mover...

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SUV v MPV: Kia Carnival v Ford Territory

SUVs are more popular now than ever before – and seven-seat models remain a top choice for buyers with young kids. But for similar money, those who need practicality ahead of potential off-road ability have options they may not have previously considered. We’ve brought together two closely priced models to see which is a better family buy – the Ford Territory Titanium and the Kia Carnival Platinum...

Kia Grand Carnival Comparison : Petrol v Diesel

Tegan Lawson and David Zalstein cover city and highway miles in two versions of Kia's big people-mover to find out which engine choice is best.

Kia Carnival Design Interview with Peter Schreyer

Alborz Fallah chats with Peter Schreyer, Kia's Chief Design Officer, about the difficulties he faced making a good looking large people mover.

Kia Carnival at NYIAS 2014

Alborz Fallah takes a first look at the all-new Kia Carnival eight-seat people mover headed for Australia. With fresh styling, an upmarket interior and loaded with tech, it's set to top the sales charts.

Kia Grand Carnival News

2015 Kia Carnival : "Considerable changes" from KV7 concept

Kia’s head of design says the production version of the new Kia Carnival had to be modified substantially from the concept car in order to accommodate the additional seating capacity required. Admitting the Carnival’s look was majorly changed midway through the design process, Peter Schreyer says the changes were necessary for the people mover’s requirements...

2015 Kia Carnival unveiled

The 2015 Kia Carnival people mover has been unveiled in New York as the Korean brand finalises its design transformation across its model range. The new Kia Carnival, which has dropped the “Grand” from the previous model’s badge and is referred to as the Kia Sedona in other markets, will launch in Australia late this year or very early in 2015...

2015 Kia Carnival teased again; name confirmed

A second teaser of the all-new Kia Carnival has been released along with confirmation of the car’s name and initial powertrain and specification details. The latest sketch, which follows last week’s first look at the front end, reveals the Carnival in profile, highlighting its new wraparound glasshouse with disguised D-pillars and horizontally positioned rectangular LED tail-lights that span the rear quarter panels and tailgate...

Kia teases next-generation people-mover

The successor to the Kia Grand Carnival has been teased in an official design sketch, giving us our first clear look at the styling of the new-generation people-mover. The all-new eight-seater will debut at this month’s New York auto show before going on sale in Australia at the end of 2014...

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Kia Grand Carnival Owner Reviews

2013 Kia Grand Carnival S review

I bought my Kia Grand Carnival about six months ago after some careful research. I had read many reviews about the Grand Carnival, some of which were very negative but I was determined to give it a fair chance. My main prerequisite was it had to have a lot of useful cargo space without being too van-like...

2012 Kia Grand Carnival Platinum Review

Bought a 4 year old Platinum, well appointed, low kms, and we love it. Took about a week for my wife to get comfortable. Family drives are much more pleasant now with 2 13 yr old boys and 10 yr old daughter. 2 in the middle, one up back seems to be the preferred option - no more elbow fighting. All rows able to recline and with adjustable head rests is great...

2010 Kia Grand Carnival Platinum Review

And there we have it...the perfect family hauler. its big both in and out. inside there is enough room 8 adults. 8 adults! the leg room, and head height room is just enormous. it is also extremely comfy, which means, that you can travel for very a very long distance trip, and never really get a sore backside! you literally don't! The kids are chuffed to bits with the Carnival, basically because of the sheer space inside...

2007 Kia Grand Carnival (ex) Review

Our 2007 Carnival, is the best family car we have ever owned. It is the most comfortable long distance car, l find with the excellent high seating position in the front seats very comfortable and even the middle row seats l can seat my six foot and a bit frame in and enjoy watching a DVD while the tray holds my HJ's safety in front of me on the table...

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