2023 Kia Carnival Specifications

EX FWD

MSRP: $38,400
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/26 mpg Hwy
Engine Regular Unleaded V-6, 3.5 L
EPA Class Minivans 2WD
Style Name EX FWD
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 8
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Mini-van, Passenger
Transmission Transmission: 8-Speed Auto w/H-Matic Shift

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Minivans 2WD
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4535
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in) 59.5
Passenger Capacity 8
Front Hip Room (in) 59.8
Third Head Room (in) 38.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.2
Third Hip Room (in) 50.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 168.2
Second Head Room (in) 39.5
Third Leg Room (in) 35.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.2
Second Hip Room (in) 66.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.9
Second Leg Room (in) 40.5
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 121.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 68.5
Height, Overall (in) 68.5
Length, Overall (in) 203
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.8
Track Width, Front (in) 68.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 145.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 86.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 40.2

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 262 @ 5000
Fuel System Port/Direct Injection
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 6400
Displacement 3.5 L/212
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.51
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.81
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.42
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.65
Trans Type 8
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86
Brakes
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.7
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P235/55TR19
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P235/55TR19
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 19 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid Yes
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera Yes
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Cruise Control-Steering Assist
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Electronic Stability Control...
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Side Impact Beams
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA) Blind Spot
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Departure Warning
Collision Mitigation-Front
Driver Monitoring-Alert
Collision Mitigation-Rear
Emergency Sos
Parking Distance Warning Front And Rear Parking Sensors
Forward Collison-Avoidance Assist (FCA-Cyc/Ped/Junction Turning)
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st, 2nd And 3rd Row Airbags
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Driver Knee Airbag
Rear Child Safety Locks
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 60,000
Basic Years 5
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 850
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
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Compare 2023 Kia Carnival different trims:
EX FWD
LX FWD
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MSRP
$38,400
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$32,900
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$34,900
MSRP
$41,600
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Gas Mileage
19 mpg City / 26 mpg Hwy
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Engine
Regular Unleaded V-6
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Horsepower
290 @ 6400
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
8
Passenger Capacity
7
Passenger Capacity
8
Passenger Capacity
8
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD
Transmission
Automatic w/OD