Our team at Friendly Kia can’t get enough of the 2022 Kia Carnival and we are all anxiously awaiting its arrival in the Tampa Bay area. This game-changing family mover is changing what it means to be a family vehicle. The Carnival is offering street-ready style, attractive design details, innovative technology, and luxury-inspired comforts. The 2022 Kia Carnival is more than a minivan – it’s a multi-purpose vehicle.
Many Friendly Kia shoppers are curious to know how the Carnival compares to other members of the family automotive segment. This 2022 Kia Carnival vs 2022 Honda Odyssey comparison is here to give you a look at how the Carnival is already leading the charge here in Tampa Bay.
2022 Kia Carnival
2022 Honda Odyssey
|3.5-liter V6 engine
||3.5-liter V6 engine
|17-inch alloy wheels
||18-inch alloy wheels
|7 or 8 passengers
||7 or 8 passengers
|8-inch touchscreen or 12.3-inch touchscreen
||5-inch LCD screen or 8-inch touchscreen
||Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
||Safe Exit Assist
||Removable Second-Row Seats
The 2022 Kia Carnival is already changing the game for what it means to be a family-ready vehicle. The Carnival multi-purpose vehicle offers drivers everything they need for every situation while on the go. This MPV can be a family mover, cargo hauler, road trip partner, and more.
This Kia is motivated by a 3.5-liter V6 engine and offers 290 horsepower on the road, beating out members of the competition like the 2022 Honda Odyssey. Carnival drivers earn 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway for a combined 22 mpg.
Rear seat passengers get VIP treatment in the Carnival thanks to the rear-seat entertainment system with dual-screen viewing, multiple USB charging outlets, and 40.5 inches of legroom in the second row.An 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system comes standard in the base 2022 Carnival LX, while the rest of the lineup brings in a 12.3-inch center console display. Select trim levels also up the entertainment game with a Bose® premium audio system with 12 interior cabin speakers.
If you’d like to get more information on the 2022 Kia Carnival or its arrival here in Tampa Bay, contact a member of the Friendly Kia team today.