As Kia re-launches its refreshed line-up of Passenger Cars and SUV’s this 2019, the year also marks the Korean carmaker’s re-entry to the Commercial Vehicle category. Now under the stewardship of the Ayala Automotive Group, Kia Philippines proudly introduces the Kia K2500.

Kia Karga: Carrying the Filipino with its power, payload, price

The Kia K2500, from the familiar K-Series, has been a steady name for the government, NGO’s, MSME’s, and large corporations. Since its introduction, the K-Series has proven its Capability and Versatility for the demanding Philippine setting.

The commercial vehicle solves the need for effective transportation. This year, the brand gets closer to the Filipinos as it introduces the Karga: a powerful, versatile and affordable 18-Passenger commercial vehicle layout of the K2500.

2019 Kia K2500 now comes with three versions image

Powered by a 2.5L CRDi Turbocharged engine on a 6-speed MT, the K2500 produces a maximum power output of 130PS and a maximum torque of 255Nm. It’s also available in Cab & Chassis and a Closed Van layout with a payload of 835kg. Capitalizing on versatility, it comes in a durable 4x2 layout; with the 4x4 variants to be rolled out late 2019. It also comes with the Kia 3-Year Warranty or 110,000km whichever comes first. The K2500 conforms to the Euro-4 Standard, making it a cleaner and efficient commercial vehicle.

The wide body of the K2500 Karga safely transports people to their destination. Its powerful engine, balanced transmission and superb payload gives confidence on whatever or wherever the haul is. With more than 800kg of load capacity, the Kia K2500 is ready to meet the demands of cargo transport. Furthermore, the K2500’s power and payload is enhanced by its affordable price. The variants of the K2500 are available with the ff Introductory SRP: PHP 810,000 for the Cab & Chassis layout, PHP 910,000 for the Closed Van layout, and PHP 998,000 for the Karga. Introductory prices are effective until June 30, 2019. With all these valuable features, Kia gives its customers the variety of practical choices for their next strong hauler.

Whether as a Delivery Van to transport supplies; or as a Utility vehicle to take people to their destination, the Kia K2500 offers the best option for the discerning Filipino.

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