The new bold compact SUV will now be available to customers in the UAE

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The urban and athletic KIA Sonet is making a UAE entry with Al Majid Motors Co LLC, the exclusive distributor of KIA range of vehicles in the UAE. Designed as bold and unforgettable, the Kia Sonet sports key features setting it class apart in the league of compact SUVs. 

The new Sonet’s impressive features are housed in a modern exterior, that make the Sonet the latest addition to Kia’s award-winning SUV family. With a dynamic stance in a confident and compact body, the Sonet includes a fresh interpretation of Kia’s signature ‘tiger-nose’ grille, ‘heartbeat’ LED DRLs (daytime running lights), and a stylish front skid plate beneath.  

Since its debut in India, during the Auto Expo 2020, the SUV has taken a concept to reality, bringing the future closer to customers. The all-new Sonet incorporates Kia’s DNA of emotive styling along with a premium appeal, which creates a strong presence on road. 

Mohammed Khader, President of Al Majid Motors, said, “Kia’s Sonet is perhaps the world’s first compact SUV designed with a combination of customer insights and the highest automotive standards in mind. It boasts of a revolutionary set of features that naturally integrate with the ever-increasing demands of modern-day urban life. We are pleased to bring this engineering marvel with the latest safety features and a style of its own, to the UAE customers.” 

Kia Sonet is fitted with 8-inch smart audio with android auto and apple carplay system and comes with other smart features such as remote engine start, multi-drive & traction modes, and grip control for automatic models. It also features rear view camera with dynamic lines, wireless smartphone charging with a cooling function, LED head lamps, smart key with button start and Smart Pure Air Purifier with virus protection. Harbouring functional qualities in every inch of its ergonomic space. 

Kia’s modern innovative powertrain 1.5L Smart stream Gamma 2 gasoline engine developing 115HP in efficiently coupled with CVT.

Among the Sonet’s key safety features are Dual airbags, ABS (anti-lock braking system) with ESC (Electronic Stability Control), HAC (Hill-start Assist Control), rear parking sensors, highline tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), Auto headlamps and ISOFIX child-seat anchoring points. 

The Kia Sonet is priced at AED 65,000 for base models and AED 75,000 for EX-Line versions. Customers can now visit ‘KIA – The Move’ on Sheikh Zayed Road or call 800 542823 to learn more about the model and book a test drive.

About Kia Corporation 

Kia Corporation ( is a maker of world-class quality vehicles for the young-at-heart. Founded in 1944, Kia today sells around 3 million vehicles a year in 190 countries, wit

h more than 52,000 employees worldwide, annual revenues of over US$49 billion and manufacturing facilities in five countries. Kia is the major sponsor of the Australian Open, official automotive partner of FIFA, official partner of the UEFA Europa League, and main partner of League of Legends European Championship 2019. The company’s brand slogan – “The Power to Surprise” – represents Kia’s global commitment to surprise the world with exciting, inspiring experiences that go beyond expectations.  

About Al Majid Motors Company (L.L.C.) 

Al Majid Motors Company L.L.C. is a proud member of Juma Al Majid Establishment, one of the most well-known business groups in the Arabian Gulf region.  As a sole distributor of Kia since 1988 in the UAE, AMMC has been engaged in selling a range of Kia vehicles through a network of 10 sales outlets, and supporting after-sales service network in the UAE.  Al Majid Motors Company is celebrating 30 years of operation in the UAE.

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