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There is no Denying that Ever Since KIA Motors Launched their Seltos SUV in India, the company is making Headlines for setting the Sales Charts on fire. Few Days Back, the company Announced that Seltos has Crossed 1 Lakh Sales Milestone.

Now, their Sonet, which made its market debut on September 18 sold 9,226 units in India last month, making it the best-selling sub-compact SUV in the country.

Kia also sold 9,079 units of Seltos and 331 units of Carnival last month.

The company sold a total of 10,845 passenger vehicles in August 2020. This is also significantly higher than the 8,502 units sold in July 2020.

Bookings for the Sonet continue to rise on a daily basis which has now Crossed 35,000 Mark.

Kookhyun Shim, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Kia Motors India, said, "The Indian auto market is recovering at a better-than-expected pace and we are progressing as per our defined plan. Our third product and the first compact SUV in India, the Kia Sonet, has completely transformed its segment. The Sonet embodies Kia’s philosophy of ‘The Power to Surprise’ and that has shown resonance in the marketplace, as seen in the overwhelming response it has received from Indian customers. The sales of our other industry-leading products like Kia Seltos and Carnival are also encouraging, and with this strong product portfolio, we are confident of continuing the positive forward momentum."

Apart from domestic sales, Kia is also aggressive towards making India as an export hub with over 70 identified export markets, aiming to trade 50,000 units of Sonet overseas within the next twelve months, he added.

Shim further added that Kia has managed to bring back production capacity to pre-Covid levels. "With a competitive product line-up, Kia Motors is confident of meeting rising demand from customers, with the festive season around the corner," he said.