New Kia Venga; engines, specs, dimensions, warranty, tires & wheels…
When the all-new Kia Venga goes on sale in Europe early next year, it will be available with an exceptionally broad range of diesel and gasoline engines.
All of the Venga engines are highly efficient units that provide a respectable amount of power and meet latest EURO5 emissions standards!
Kia Venga diesel engine specs
Diesel power in the new Kia Venga comes from two four-cylinder powerplants that feature dsiplacements of 1.4L and 1.6L with outputs spanning from 75 horsepower to 128 horsepower.
Base 1.4L diesel engine is available in two variants, with 75 hp (low power version) and 90 hp (high power version).
Similarly, the 1.6L diesel engine also comes available in two variants, with low hp version generating 115 horsepower, while more potent version produces 128 horsepower and maximum torque of 255 Nm.
They both have a chain-driven timing system, which means service intervals have been extended to 30.000 km or once per year.
Kia Venga gasoline engine specs
Those customers who prefer gasoline engines over diesels will be able to choose between 1.6L or 1.4L gasoline powered engines.
Both powerplants belong to Kia‘s Gamma engine familly. The smaller, 1.4L engine generates 90 horsepower and 137 Nm of torque at 4.000 rpm, while larger, 1.6L unit churns out a highly competitive 125 ps and 156Nm of torque.
Transmissions in new Kia Venga
Buyers of new Kia Venga will have a choice of five-speed or six-speed manual transmissions and one automatic transmission.
Manual five-speed gearbox is fitted as standard on all gasoline powered Venga models as well as on low-output (75 horsepower) diesel powered Venga.
Kia’s all-new six-speed manual gearbox will be fitted to Venga models fitted with 90-hp 1.4L diesel engine and both versions equipped with 1.6L diesel engines, while four-speed automatic gearbox can be ordered as an extra cost option on the 1.6 gasoline unit.
Kia Venga dimensions & tires
Size wise, the all-new Kia Venga is 4068 mm long, 1765mm wide and 1600mm high.
In general, it is a tad shorter than Kia Soul crossover but features longer wheelbase (Venga = 2615mm; Soul = 2550mm).
Base Kia Venga ride rides on 15-inch tires, while larger 16 inch and 17 inch are available as well.
Just like all European-built Kias, the all-new Kia Venga is also backed by Kia’s Kia’s award-winning 7-Year drivetrain / 5-Year (whole car) or 150,000 km warranty, plus a 10-Year anti-corrosion warranty.