2018 Kia Sedona Review

In the minivan segment, there are a few models which are worthy of your attention. In this group belongs Kia Sedona as the vehicle with low price but high quality. If you compare new 2018 Kia Sedona with Honda Odyssey and Toyota Sienna you will then get the smaller popular vehicle but with equally good characteristics. What’s new? First of all, safety package is upgraded with extra features while interior adopts new infotainment system with Apple Car Play and Android Auto integration. That’s not all because exterior gets extra windshield protection and insulation. Furthermore, the headlights come with Xenon technology. If those are not enough reasons to consider the purchase of Kia Sedona then read further.

2018 Kia Sedona Exterior

We can describe the exterior design as modern with the high quality of finishing. The whole body consist of smooth panels with someone sculpted parts. Like competitors, 2018 Kia Sedona solves access to the second and third row with the help of the sliding door from sides. One more thing which we mentioned in the introduction is new windshield the so-called acoustic. Rest of body has usual components such as the corporate front grille, roof racks, alloy wheels and standard tailgate. All in all, you get many things for invested money. By the way, beautiful design will surely attract new customers.

2018 Kia Sedona-rear view

2018 Kia Sedona Interior

Interior is roomy for all eight occupants regardless where you sit in the cabin. The knee room and headroom will delight you. 2018 Kia Sedona has three rows of the seats, while the cargo is a little bit smaller than the competition. But that is not a problem because you can compensate space thanks to roof racks. Every customer has availability to select between next trims L, LX, EX, SX and SX Limited. Our advice for selection is EX trim. Let’s say that it provides the best ratio between quality and price. For example, EX trim includes a 7-inch display, UVO3 eServices emergency telematics and USB charge ports.

2018 Kia Sedona Safety

Crash test results for the previous iteration are shown on IIHS site. According to performed tests, experts concluded that 2017 Sedona deserve Top Safety Pick. It has one poor rate for headlights and acceptable rate for Child Seat Anchors. By the way, this time the manufacturer will solve those objections and probably get Pick + award. We can mention just a new feature and that is automatic emergency braking as well as better visibility for headlights.

2018 Kia Sedona-interior

2018 Kia Sedona Engine

The 2018 Kia Sedona will be launched with the powerful 3.3-liter V6 engine. It delivers 276 horsepower and 248 lb-ft of torque. For acceleration from 0 to 60 mph it needs only 7.9 seconds. Also, the V6 engine comes with six-speed automatic transmission. Managing and manoeuvring of this minivan are very easy. Price will be somewhat higher than previous but yet always smaller than the competition. Stay tuned.

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