2008 Kia magentis Specifications

New Base MSRP
$21,895.00 - $27,995.00
Used Average PriceN/A

Trim

LX-V6 Luxury
LX Premium
LX-V6
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EX
LX
New Base MSRP
$27,995.00
Fuel Consumption
10.6Aut. City
7.0Aut. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
5.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/50R17

Mechanical

Engine
2.7L V6 DOHC 24-valve
Transmission
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes
Stability Control
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio
yes
Cd Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Power Windows With Driver Auto Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Illuminated Entry
yes
Front Map Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Hooks In Trunk
Hooks in trunk
Ashtray Only
ashtray only
Interior Air Filter
yes
Illuminated Front Vanity Mirrors
illuminated
Auto-Dimming Day/Night Rearview Mirror
auto day/night sensor
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Automatic Climate Control
auto climate control
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Power Adjustable Pedals
yes
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Homelink Universal Garage Door Opener
yes
Windshield Wiper Deicer
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
chrome
Grille
black
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Front Fog Lights
yes
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Sunroof
power, glass
Headlight Auto-On
yes
Tinted Glass
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Bright Silver,
Dark Red,
Deep Ocean Blue,
Midnight Grey,
Ebony Black
Ruby Red,
White Pearl,

Interior Colours

Charcoal,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Length (mm)
4735
Width (mm)
1805
Height (mm)
1480
Wheelbase (mm)
2720
Front Headroom (mm)
1010
Rear Headroom (mm)
965
Front Legroom (mm)
1110
Rear Legroom (mm)
960
Cargo Capacity (L)
420
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
62
Curb Weight (kg)
1491
Max Trailer Weight (kg)
454

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
120
New Base MSRP
$25,095.00
Fuel Consumption
9.7Aut. City
6.4Aut. Hwy
9.6Man. City
6.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
5.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/60R16

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes
Stability Control
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio
yes
Cd Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Power Windows With Driver Auto Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Illuminated Entry
yes
Front Map Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Hooks In Trunk
Hooks in trunk
Ashtray Only
ashtray only
Interior Air Filter
yes
Illuminated Front Vanity Mirrors
illuminated
Day/Night Rearview Mirror
day/night
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Glass-Imprinted Antenna (Optional)
glass-imprinted antenna

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Headlight Auto-On
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes
Sunroof
power, glass
Grille (Optional)
black
Door Handles (Optional)
chrome

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Deep Ocean Blue,
Ruby Red,
Bright Silver,
Dark Red,
Ebony Black
Midnight Grey,
White Pearl,

Interior Colours

Grey,
Charcoal,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Length (mm)
4735
Width (mm)
1805
Height (mm)
1480
Wheelbase (mm)
2720
Front Headroom (mm)
1010
Rear Headroom (mm)
965
Front Legroom (mm)
1110
Rear Legroom (mm)
960
Cargo Capacity (L)
420
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
62
Curb Weight (kg)
1442

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
120
New Base MSRP
$24,195.00
Fuel Consumption
10.6Aut. City
7.0Aut. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
5.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/60R16

Mechanical

Engine
2.7L V6 DOHC 24-valve
Transmission
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio
yes
Cd Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Power Windows With Driver Auto Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Illuminated Entry
yes
Front Map Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Hooks In Trunk
Hooks in trunk
Ashtray Only
ashtray only
Interior Air Filter
yes
Illuminated Front Vanity Mirrors
illuminated
Day/Night Rearview Mirror
day/night
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Bright Silver,
Dark Red,
Deep Ocean Blue,
Midnight Grey,
Ebony Black
Ruby Red,
White Pearl,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Length (mm)
4735
Width (mm)
1805
Height (mm)
1480
Wheelbase (mm)
2720
Front Headroom (mm)
1010
Rear Headroom (mm)
965
Front Legroom (mm)
1110
Rear Legroom (mm)
960
Cargo Capacity (L)
420
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
62
Curb Weight (kg)
1491
Max Trailer Weight (kg)
454

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
120
New Base MSRP
$26,395.00
Fuel Consumption
9.7Aut. City
6.4Aut. Hwy
9.6Man. City
6.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
5.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/60R16

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes
Stability Control
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio
yes
Cd Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Power Windows With Driver Auto Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Illuminated Entry
yes
Front Map Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Hooks In Trunk
Hooks in trunk
Ashtray Only
ashtray only
Interior Air Filter
yes
Illuminated Front Vanity Mirrors
illuminated
Day/Night Rearview Mirror
day/night
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
chrome
Grille
black
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-On
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes
Sunroof
power, glass
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Bright Silver,
Dark Red,
Deep Ocean Blue,
Midnight Grey,
Ebony Black
Ruby Red,
White Pearl,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Length (mm)
4735
Width (mm)
1805
Height (mm)
1480
Wheelbase (mm)
2720
Front Headroom (mm)
1010
Rear Headroom (mm)
965
Front Legroom (mm)
1110
Rear Legroom (mm)
960
Cargo Capacity (L)
420
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
62
Curb Weight (kg)
1442

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
120
New Base MSRP
$21,895.00
Fuel Consumption
9.7Aut. City
6.4Aut. Hwy
9.6Man. City
6.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
5.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P205/60R16

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Computer Controlled
yes
Transmission (Optional)
5 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
5-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio
yes
Cd Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Power Windows With Driver Auto Up/Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Tilt Steering Wheel
manual tilt
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Hooks In Trunk
Hooks in trunk
Ashtray Only
ashtray only
Interior Air Filter
yes
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Illuminated Entry
yes
Front Map Lights
front
Trunk Light
yes
Illuminated Front Vanity Mirrors
yes
Day/Night Rearview Mirror
day/night

Exterior Details

Grille
chrome
Headlight Type
halogen
Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

White Pearl,
Ebony Black
Bright Silver,
Dark Red,
Deep Ocean Blue,
Midnight Grey,
Ruby Red,

Interior Colours

Grey,

Safety

Length (mm)
4735
Width (mm)
1805
Height (mm)
1480
Wheelbase (mm)
2720
Front Headroom (mm)
1010
Rear Headroom (mm)
965
Front Legroom (mm)
1110
Rear Legroom (mm)
960
Cargo Capacity (L)
420
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
62
Curb Weight (kg)
1425
Max Trailer Weight (kg)
454
Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Roof Side Curtain
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
120

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  • Daniel Lafrance
    2008 Kia Magentis EX Review