The 2022 Kia Carnival is breaking down walls and redefining what it means to be a family-ready vehicle. The Carnival is more than an SUV and more than a minivan – it's a multi-purpose vehicle. The 2022 Kia Carnival is hitting every mark on shoppers’ lists and delivering everything you’ll need into one fully equipped MPV. Shoppers around the Tampa Bay area who are looking for their next family vehicle may be finding themselves stuck between a traditional minivan and a well-equipped SUV — so why not get the best of both worlds?
In this head-to-head comparison, we are putting the 2022 Kia Carnival MPV up against the 2021 Hyundai Palisade SUV. Below you’ll see how the 2022 Carnival can offer everything you need and more in one star-studded and eye-catching vehicle. Get a closer look at the Kia Carnival MPV below before heading over to our online inventory to view our lineup of in-stock Carnival models near St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and Wesley Chapel.
2022 Kia Carnival
2021 Hyundai Palisade
|3.5-liter V6 engine
||3.8-liter 6-cylinder engine
|262 pound-feet of torque
||262 pound-feet of torque
||Seating Capacity||8 passengers
|40.2 cubic feet/145.1 cubic feet
||Cargo Capacity (Minimum/Maximum)||18.0 cubic feet/86.4 cubic feet
|Standard||Slide-Flex Seating System
|Available||360-degree Surround View Monitor||Available|
|8-inch touchscreen standard | 12.3-inch touchscreen available||Infotainment System||8-inch touchscreen standard | 10.25-inch touchscreen available|
|Panthera Metal, Silky Silver, Snow White Pearl, Astra Blue, Flare Red, Ceramic Silver, Deep Chroma Blue, Aurora Black Pearl
Exterior Color Options
|Moonlight Cloud, Sierra Burgundy, Hyper White, Steel Graphite, Rainforest, Becketts Black, Lagoon Silver
The 2022 Kia Carnival is available right now on the Friendly Kia lot in New Port Richey, FL. The 2022 Carnival offers attractive SUV-inspired styling with all of the latest in-car features and systems.
The 2022 Carnival and 2021 Palisade offers a similar amount of power on the streets of St. Petersburg. A 3.5-liter V6 engine powers the Carnival to deliver 290 horsepower, while the Palisade delivers up to 291 horsepower with its 3.8-liter 6-cylinder engine. Equipped with this V6 engine beneath its hood, the Carnival is able to offer drivers an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 19 mpg in the city, 26 mpg on the highway, and 22 mpg combined.
Shoppers searching for their next family vehicle will find their fit perfectly behind the wheel of a new 2022 Kia Carnival from the Friendly Kia showroom in New Port Richey, FL. If you’re thinking about taking a chance on the 2022 Carnival, come visit our dealership to hop in the driver’s seat for a test drive.