Kia’s much-awaited mid-range XUV car has been launched officially in the Indian market. Today, Kia took off the curtains from its first car for Indian consumers named Kia Seltos. We have heard a lot about the features and specifications of this Car in the past through leaks and rumors. Today, we have got the official Specifications including the pricing and availability of the car covered.
Kia has introduced the Seltos with two trim lines, Tech and GT. The Seltos will have 16 different variants to suit the demands of Indian consumers. There are 8 monotype and 5 dual-tone variants available. The exclusive BSVI compliant is also there for special consumers.
Kia Motors, the world’s 8th largest car makers have stepped into Indian Automobiles market with the Kia Seltos. The company has high hope in the Indian market as the mini-SUV segment in India is booming and most new consumers prefer to go with the mid-range SUV car. Of course, the market is very tough and the company has to offer the best of things to attract the new consumers of India. Let’s get on to the details!
The Seltos has been launched with an introductory price of starting from INR 9.69 lakhs (Ex-showroom PAN India). The Seltos comes in both Petrol and Diesel variants. Both the engine variants will have a manual and automatic transmission option.
Kia Seltos: Features and Specifications
Kia Seltos has acquired a brand-new look with an elegant exterior and interior designs. The exterior features LED headlamps with DRLs. The car features an elegant sport 17.0 crystal cut alloy wheels that add a premium look to the car. On the back, the car features heartbeat shaped tail lamps. The car also features an Electric sunroof over-head. This feature is available only on the high-end models of Petrol and Diesel variants.
If we talk about the interior design, the car features a dual-tone interior that gives modern and appealing look from the inside. The car offers 2 step rear reclining seats. This reclining seat enhances the comfort of the passengers. Passengers can change their seating posture at ease.
The car’s interior comes with ambient and LED sound mood lights. These lights act as a mood enhancer and you can set up the lights as per your mood inside the car. The front seats of the car are specially designed with the new ventilation technology. You would also get rear Sunshine curtains.
Furthermore, the interior has a built-in state-of-the-air-purifier. It keeps the polluted air away from the car and makes the environment fresh and breathable. The car features an advanced 10.25 HD Touchscreen offering a set of advanced features.
The Infotainment system has Bose Premium 8-Speaker system that delivers crystal clear sound effects. The infotainment system of the car is packed with many useful features including an advanced UVO car solution.
UVO is a specially developed car solution which is the most advanced, dynamic and innovative car solution. It comes with 3 Years free subscription. It is integrated with AI voice recognition technology. You can connect your smart devices quickly to the infotainment system.
Furthermore, the system is equipped with a 360-degree camera with Blind View Monitor and Driving Rear View Monitor. This keeps your driving protected from unwanted accidents.
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Other convenience features such as the drive 8-way power seats, front ventilated seats, cruise controls, wireless charger, cooling function.
If we talk about the safety features, then the car comes with 6 Airbags and the structure is made from high-grade stainless-steel materials. Driving safety features such as ESC / HAC / VSM / ABS are also included in the car to control the car.
The car comes with all-wheel discs brakes. Discs brakes improve braking performance and kept the vehicle under control. It has an integrated tire pressure monitoring system that lets you know the pressure of air in the tyres.
Kia Seltos: Color Variants
- Intense Red
- Aurora Black Pearl
- Glacier White Pearl
- Punchy Orange
- Intelligence Blue
- Gravity Gray
- Steel Silver
- Clear White
5 Dual-tone color options
- Intense Red with Aurora Black Pearl
- Steel Silver with Aurora Black Pearl
- Glacier White Pearl with Aurora Black Pearl
- Steel Silver with punchy Orange
- Glacier White Pearl with Punchy Orange
Kia Seltos: Engine Options
Kia Seltos comes with 1.4-litre GDI turbo petrol, naturally-aspirated 1.5-liter petrol, and a 1.5-liter diesel engine.
The 1.4-liter GDI turbocharged petrol engine offers 138 bhp power and develops 242 Nm of peak torque. The engine comes with a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DCT automatic gearbox.
The car can achieve up to 0-100 kmph in 9.7 seconds. The company claimed fuel efficiency of 16.1 km (MT) and 16.2 km (DCT).
The Petrol Engine will be offered by the GT Line trims only.
The pricing of the Kia Seltos starts from Rs. 9.69 lakh and go up to Rs. 15.99 lakh for the high-end variant.
Kia Seltos Pricing Details:
|All India (EX. Showroom Price in Lacs)||Tech Line||All India (EX. Showroom Price in Lacs)||GT Line|
|Smartstream G1.5||1.5 CRDi VGT||Smartstream
1.4 T – GDi
15.99 (7 DCT)
13.19 (6 AT)
15.99 (6 AT)