white color is preferred
According to a report by Kia, one out of every 10 Seltos buyers has opted for this variant in 2022. The Seltos HTS petrol variant was also very popular, while the white colored Seltos was also bought by the customers the most. The company also said that the sales of its petrol and diesel models are almost equal. 46% of Kia customers opt for Seltos.
Sharing the report Myun-sik Sohan, Chief Sales Officer, Kia India said, “Recently, we introduced six airbags as standard on Seltos. Such regular updates on our products and a strong customer-centricity. With the outlook, we are optimistic about continuing our growth momentum and emerging as a strong brand in the days to come.
Get 6 airbags
With a greater focus on safety, Kia India has added side airbags to the new models of the Seltos. Kia Motor has standardized six airbags on the Seltos, making the car safer than before. This SUV car is available in two variants Tech Line (HT) and GT Line, which also have many sub-variants.
Its Tech Line lineup comprises a total of five variants, HTE, HTK, HTK Plus, HTX and HTX Plus. At the same time, two variants are available under the GT Line, GTX (O) and GTX Plus. Now a new X-Line variant has also been included in this which is based on the GTX variant.
Equipped with powerful engine
The SUV will be offered with three engine options, 1.5-litre petrol (115PS/144Nm), 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol (140PS/242Nm) and 1.5-litre diesel (115PS/250Nm). Engine wise, it gets a choice of 6-speed manual, 6-speed torque converter, CVT, 7-speed DCT and 6-speed IMT gearbox.
Here are the safety features
Kia has also provided paddle shifters with multi-drive and traction modes for all automatic variants of the new Kia Seltos for a sportier and more responsive driving experience. Apart from this, the SUV is also equipped with many other safety features like side airbags, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Brake Assist, Hill Assist Control (HAC), Highline Tire Pressure Monitoring System and all-wheel disc .
The feature list of this compact SUV car includes a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with connected car technology, air purifier, ambient lighting, ventilated front seats, power adjustable driver’s seat, 8-speaker Bose sound system and sunroof. Apart from this, features like 8-inch head-up display, smartwatch connectivity and remote engine start are also available in it.
For passenger safety, features like four airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, electronic stability control and hill assist control have been given standard. Apart from this, it also gets six airbags, ABS with EBD, brake assist and Vehicle Stability Management (VSM).
Kia Seltos price in India starts at Rs.10.19 Lakh while Seltos top model price in India starts at Rs.18.45 Lakh (ex-showroom). Seltos Petrol is priced between Rs. 10.19 Lakh to Rs. 18.15 Lakh, while Seltos Diesel is priced between Rs. 11.09 Lakh to Rs. 18.45 Lakh (ex-showroom).