Kia Seltos is going to be launched in India on August 22, 2019.It is one of the most anticipated SUVs of 2019.When launched, it will take on the likes of Hyundai Creta, MG Hector and Tata Harrier.
Seltos will be one of the most advanced cars in terms of features on offer.It has to be a feature loaded vehicle as to enter the highly competitive segment as well as popular segment.Kia Seltos will be priced between Rs. 11 Lakhs and Rs. 17 Lakhs (Ex Showroom).
Kia Seltos gets Tigor nose front grille, all LED lights, 17 inch alloys and LED headlamps and tail lamps with ice effect.It also gets front and rear skid plates, side body cladding and in person is very long.Coming to the interior, it gets dual tone black and off white interior for all the engine options while the GT line trims gets red stitching to distinguish it from other standard variants.
Seltos comes in a total of 3 engine options along with 4 transmission options.It gets a 1.5 L naturally aspirated petrol unit with 113 BHP of power and comes offered in 6 Speed manual and 7 Speed CVT options.The diesel one is a 1.5 litre turbo engine which produces peak torque of 250 NM.It is offered with 6 speed manual and 6 speed torque converter.
Other than this, there is also a GDI petrol 1.4 turbocharged motor capable of generating 138 BHP of power and 242 NM of torque.It gets paired with 6 speed manual and 7 speed DCT gearbox.The fuel efficiency of the SUV will be revealed at the time of launch.
Seltos will be offered in around 8 variants.While the Diesel engine will be available in HT line with trims starting from base HTE model and going upto fully loaded HTX Plus model.While the petrol engine follows GT line with GTK being the base trim and GTX+ as the top variant.
Kia Seltos HTE – 1.5 L Diesel with 6 Speed Manual
ABS with EBD, Front 2 Airbags, Rear Air cons, Multi Functional Steering Wheel with Controls, Follow me home / lead me to the vehicle headlamps, Front and rear skid plates, Shark Finn antenna and 4 speakers.
Kia Seltos HTK+ – 1.5 L Diesel with 6 Speed Manual and 6 Speed AT
Cruise Controls, Electrically adjustable and foldable outside rear view mirrors, One touch up and down for driver side window, Push Start Stop Button with Smart Keyless Entry, Rear Sunshade, LED mood lighting and Projector headlamps with LED Daytime running lights.
Kia Seltos HTX – 1.5 L Diesel with 6 Speed Manual
LED fog lamps, light bar, tail lamps and headlights with Daytime running lights, 17 inch alloys, smart air purifier, tyre pressure monitoring system, leather wrapped steering wheel, rear recline seats with 60:40 split function, wireless charger, 7 inch multi information display, UVO connect, 2nd row USB sockets and 10.25 inch touchscreen infotainment system.
Kia Seltos HTX+ – 1.5 L Diesel with 6 Speed Manual and 6 Speed AT
360 degree camera, 8 way electrically powered driver side seat, Automatic rain sensing wipers, driver rear view monitor, UV cut glass, front ventilated seats, electric sunroof, 6 airbags, 8 speakers Bose sound system while 3 Drive Modes, Vehicle Stability Management, Brake Assist, Hill Start Assist, Electronic Stability Control, Front Parking Sensors and Blind Spot Monitor are offered in 1.5 diesel HTX+ Automatic only.
Kia Seltos GTK – 1.4 L Turbo Petrol with 6 Speed Manual and 1.5 L Petrol with 6 Speed Manual
LED fog lamps, LED light bar, LED headlights, LED tail lamps, Led mood lighting with sound effects, 2 Airbags, 17 inch alloy wheels, steering mounted control, two step reclinable rear seats, rear ac vents, keyless entry and push start button.
Kia GTX – 1.4 L Petrol with 7 Speed DCT and 1.5 L Petrol with 6 speed Manual and 7 Speed CVT
Air purifier, 6 airbags, automatic ac, rain sensing wipers, 8 inch heads up display, 7 inch multi information display, wireless charging, UVO connect, 10.25 inch infotainment system, 3 drive modes (Automatic only) and TPMS (Automatic only).
Kia Seltos GTX+ – 1.4 L Petrol with 6 Speed Manual
Front parking sensors, driver and co driver side ventilated seats, electrically powered sunroof, 360 degree camera, 17 inch alloys, 8 way electrically powered driver seat and 8 speakers premium Bose Sound System.