Compare 2022 Kia Carnival specifications by trim levels

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Carnival is a 7-seat Minivan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2022.

With the price tag ranging from $32,100 to $46,100, the Kia Carnival faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals.

Overview

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The Kia Carnival has a maximum towing capacity of 3000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia Carnival boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 26 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 78.50mm x 203.00mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2022 Kia Carnival

  • Fuel Tank: 19 gal

  • Wheelbase: 121.7 in

  • MPG: 19 city/26 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.5 sec

  • Ground clearance: 6.8 in

  • Engine: 3.5L V-6

  • Towing capacity: 3000 lbs

  • Curb: 4376 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 7 - 8

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 203 x 78.5 x 68.5



2022 Kia Carnival Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Carnival is offered in 5 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Carnival safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Carnival specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Minivan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 3.5L V-6 DOHC

    • Horsepower 290 hp @ 1934

    • Torque 262 lb-ft. @ 5,000

    • Transmission 8-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.5 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.7 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 203 in

    • Width 78.5 in

    • Height 68.5 in

    • Wheelbase 121.7 in

    • Curb Weight 4376 lbs

    • GVWR 5710 lbs

    • Towing capacity 3000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 6.8 in

    • Turning radius 18.8 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 40.2 ft

    • Cargo capacity 145.1 cu.ft

    • Seats 7

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 19 gal

    • City 19 mpg

    • Combined 23 mpg

    • Highway 26 mpg

    • Highway range 494 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 60/60,000 mths/miles



Specifications

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Exterior length
203.0 in 203.0 in 203.0 in 203.0 in
Exterior body width
78.5 in 78.5 in 78.5 in 78.5 in
Exterior height
68.5 in 68.5 in 68.5 in 69.9 in
Horsepower
290 hp 290 hp 290 hp 290 hp
Torque
262 lb-ft. 262 lb-ft. 262 lb-ft. 262 lb-ft.
Curb weight
4376 lbs 4411 lbs 4535 lbs 4601 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
5710 lbs 5864 lbs 6041 lbs 6041 lbs
Wheelbase
121.7 in 121.7 in 121.7 in 121.7 in
Turning radius
18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 ''
Ground clearance
6.8 in 6.8 in 6.8 in 6.8 in
Front legroom
41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in
Rear legroom
40.5 in 40.5 in 40.5 in 40.5 in
Front headroom
41 in 41 in 41 in 41 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Front hip room
60 in 60 in 60 in 60 in
Rear hip room
66 in 66 in 66 in 66 in
Front shoulder room
64 in 64 in 64 in 64 in
Rear shoulder room
63 in 63 in 63 in 63 in
Fuel tank
19.0 gal. 19.0 gal. 19.0 gal. 19.0 gal.

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Exterior length
203.0 in
Exterior body width
78.5 in
Exterior height
69.9 in
Horsepower
290 hp
Torque
262 lb-ft.
Curb weight
4727 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
6041 lbs
Wheelbase
121.7 in
Turning radius
18.8 ''
Ground clearance
6.8 in
Front legroom
41.1 in
Rear legroom
40.5 in
Front headroom
39 in
Rear headroom
37 in
Front hip room
60 in
Rear hip room
66 in
Front shoulder room
64 in
Rear shoulder room
63 in
Fuel tank
19.0 gal.

Interior Features

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Air conditioning, front
manual manual dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane leather leather leather
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver front and rear front and rear
1-touch window down
driver driver front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night day-night day-night
Fuel door release
power power power power
Remote trunk release
proximity proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
urethane leather leather leather
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic
Clock
in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
leather
12V DC power outlet
3
Overhead console
mini with storage
Floor console
full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power
Rear windows
power
1-touch window up
front and rear
1-touch window down
front and rear
Instrumentation
digital/analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night
Fuel door release
power
Remote trunk release
proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2
Steering wheel material
leather
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls
Auxiliary visors
dual

Exterior Features

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
silver silver silver chrome
Fog/driving lights
front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Wheels
17 silver aluminum 17 silver aluminum 19 machined w/painted accents aluminum 19 black aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Bodyside insert
metal-look metal-look metal-look metal-look

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Antenna
integrated roof
Body material
fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
chrome
Fog/driving lights
front
Door count
4 doors
Rear cargo door
power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep
Rear window type
fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip
Wheels
19 black aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval
2nd row sunroof
regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass with sunshade
Bodyside insert
metal-look

Seats

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
7 8 8 8
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
4-way 4-way 4-way 8-way power
Lumbar support
driver driver driver
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver
Rear seats
split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
2 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth leatherette leatherette leatherette
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
manual manual manual manual
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Front seat type
bucket
Standard seating
7
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
8-way power
Lumbar support
driver
Front armrests
center
Front head restraints
adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver
Rear seats
captain
Rear head restraints
2 - adjustable
Seat trim
leather
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
manual
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Entertainment System

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 8 8
Navigation system
UVO eServices with voice activation UVO eServices with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2 2
Entertainment system
with DVD and digital media with DVD and digital media with DVD and digital media with DVD and digital media
2nd row LCD screen
2 2 2 2

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
12 Bose
Navigation system
UVO eServices with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
2
Entertainment system
with DVD and digital media
2nd row LCD screen
2

Safety and Security Features

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off
Door curb lights
4 4 4 4
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Parking assist
Parking Distance Warning Parking Distance Warning Parking Distance Warning Parking Distance Warning
Airbags, knee protection
driver driver driver driver
Lane departure warning
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
UVO eServices UVO eServices

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front
Headlights
LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
auto on/off
Door curb lights
4
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Parking assist
Parking Distance Warning
Airbags, knee protection
driver
Lane departure warning
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
UVO eServices

Mechanical Features

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Engine
3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
Sequential shift control
Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic Sportmatic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.51 3.51 3.51 3.51

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Engine
3.5L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular
Front suspension type
strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil
Electronic stability system
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
Sequential shift control
Sportmatic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.51

Other Specs

LX Passenger Van

LXS Passenger Van

EX Passenger Van

SX Passenger Van

Luggage capacity
40.2 cu.ft. 40.2 cu.ft. 40.2 cu.ft. 40.2 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
145.1 cu.ft. 145.1 cu.ft. 145.1 cu.ft. 145.1 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6 V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
6,400 6,400 6,400 6,400
Torque rpm
5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000
EPA mileage estimates
19 City / 26 Hwy 19 City / 26 Hwy 19 City / 26 Hwy 19 City / 26 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/100,000 60/100,000 60/100,000 60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Tires
P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/65TR17.0 BSW AS P235/55TR19.0 BSW AS P235/55TR19.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs. 3,500 lbs.

SX Prestige Passenger Van

Luggage capacity
40.2 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
145.1 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.5 liters
Base engine type
V-6
Horsepower rpm
6,400
Torque rpm
5,000
EPA mileage estimates
19 City / 26 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
60/60,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000
Tires
P235/55TR19.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
3,500 lbs.