2021 Kia Stonic officially starts at P735K – specs, pricing, variants revealed

Updated Oct 22, 2020 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

Get Php 60,000 discount on the Stonic if you reserve one ASAP. 

The local crossover segment is about to get a new challenger yet again as Kia Philippines brings in the Stonic. This Korean crossover will go head-to-head with the likes of the Nissan Juke, Ford EcoSport, Mazda CX-3, among others. While the official launch is yet to happen in the coming weeks, Kia PH has already revealed the specs, pricing, and variants of the Stonic.

The 2021 Kia Stonic will be available in three variants with a starting price of Php 735,000. All variants are powered by a 1.4-liter gasoline engine that can be mated to either a five-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission. Speaking of which, the 1.4-liter engine delivers 94 hp when it’s connected to the five-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, it puts out 99 hp when it’s mated to the six-speed automatic gearbox.

2021 Kia Stonic

2021 Kia Stonic

The Kia Stonic was first revealed in 2017, and it was designed in Europe taking some inspiration from the Kia Provo concept that was introduced in 2013. This crossover was inspired by Kia’s chief designer Peter Schreyer’s European Design Language. It comes with the brand’s signature Tiger Nose grille along with sharp-looking headlights, LED daytime running lights, and a large bumper.

Turning at the side, you can see the Stonic’s sleek roofline that’s highlighted by lively hues. The top-spec EX variant comes with a two-tone color option, making it stand out and more vibrant from the rest of the Stonic model lineup.

Meanwhile, the rear is fitted with distinctive taillights, giving the vehicle its unique look during nighttime.

Inside, the 2021 Stonic is equipped with an eight-inch infotainment touchscreen that’s integrated with Apple CarPlay and Andriod Auto compatibility. Aside from that, the local-spec Stonic gets a number of safety features that will give you peace of mind while you’re on the road.

The host of safety features includes Reverse Parking Sensors, Hill Start Assist, and Electronic Stability Control all available in the EX grade, which ensure that you and your vehicle are always out of danger.

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2021 Kia Stonic

Look at those taillights

Kia Stonic price in the Philippines

Kia Stonic 1.4 LX 5-speed MT
Php 735,000
Kia Stonic 1.4 LX 6-speed AT
Php 835,000
Kia Stonic 1.4 EX 6-speed AT
Php 925,000

Of note, individuals who will reserve their Kia Stonic today until October 15, will get a pre-launch offer of Php 60,000 less for the 1.4 LX MT and Php 50,000 discount for the 1.4 LX AT and 1.4 EX AT.

“We are excited to present to you the all-new 2021 Kia Stonic. It’s a vehicle for those looking for something hip and stylish yet likewise want to get the value-for-money proposition that this crossover offers,” says Manny Aligada, Kia Philippines’ President.

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Know more about Kia Stonic 2021

Kia Stonic

<p>Kia Motors Philippines has expanded its model lineup as it introduced the Stonic subcompact crossover that features a sharp and youthful-looking design. The Kia Stonic is set to go up against other subcompact crossovers in the market such as the Ford EcoSport, Nissan Juke, Mazda CX-3, among others. Bearing a sporty, modern look and fitted with the latest innovations, you can expect nothing less from Kia Philippines&rsquo; Stonic subcompact crossover. The Stonic is offered in three variants with a starting standard retail price of Php 735,000 for the LX MT. While the mid LX AT variant is priced at Php 835,000, and the top-spec EX AT at Php 925,000. Kia Philippines is also offering a five-year or 160,000 km warranty for the Stonic. Also available is a free 24/7 Roadside Assistance, which includes towing, minor on-site repairs, medical assistance, and personal assistance.</p>

From ₱735,000

Martin Aguilar

Martin Aguilar


Martin is the Content Editor of Philkotse. His love for cars first started when he got a remote-controlled toy as a birthday present. Then, Martin’s interest in cars was further developed through his family’s humble collection of Japanese cars.

Martin started his writing career as an editorial assistant and writer for various magazines under ABS-CBN Publishing. Before joining Philkotse, Martin was a writer for Autoindustriya then shifted gears in 2017 to become the editor for AutoDeal.

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