Rumour: Maruti Ertiga rivalling Kia MPV coming in 2022

The new MPV is expected to be about the size of the Mahindra Marazzo.

According to a media report, Kia plans to launch a mid-size MPV in the Indian market in early 2022.

The report states that the new model will be positioned between the Maruti Ertiga and Toyota Innova. In terms of its size, the MPV is likely to be similar to the Mahindra Marazzo and will have 7 seats. The exterior styling is expected to be in-line with the brand's latest design philosophy.

The MPV is likely to be offered with a similar list of features as the Seltos, including cruise control, ambient lighting, touchscreen infotainment with smartphone connectivity, sunroof, ventilated front seats, 360-degree camera, blind spot monitor, heads-up display, air-purifier, among others.

It has been reported that the new mid-size MPV will get petrol and diesel powertrain options. While the exact details are still unknown, the car could be offered with the familiar 1.5-litre petrol and diesel units from the Seltos.


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