So far, more than 35,000 people have reserved Kia Seltos, and the company can make 3 lakh units per year.
With the Seltos, Kia Motors has gained a tasteful following in the Indian market. The mid-size SUV has a lot more features than the Hyundai Creta, MG Hector, and Tata Harrier, which are some of its competitors. And if you want to make your Kia Seltos look even better, the South Korean company has a list of accessories for it.
There are accessories for both the inside and outside of the Kia Seltos. You can also look at the list on the website of the company.
|Car Dustbin||Rs 493|
|Soft Toy||Rs 552|
|Tissue Box||Rs 590|
|Mud Flap||Rs 634|
|Bumper Corner Protector||Rs 730|
|Front Fog lamp cover||Rs 783|
|Rear reflector cover garnish||rs 806|
|Back Seat organizer||Rs 848|
|Neck Rest||Rs 849|
|Boot Chrome accent||Rs 868|
|Lumbar support||Rs 876|
|Boot Mat||Rs 1,003|
|Chrome Door Handle||Rs 1,202|
|Window Side Beading||Rs 1,301|
|Premium cushions||Rs 1,357|
|Headlight chrome||Rs 1,408|
|Boot Organizer||Rs 1,652|
|Taillight chrome||Rs 1,676|
|Wheel Ring Red||Rs 1,889|
|Door Visor With Chrome Strip||Rs 2,467|
|Body Side Moulding||Rs 2,471|
|Side Step||Rs 15,291|
|Rear Seat Screen||Rs 36,045|
Kia Motors has everything from screens for entertainment in the back seat to chrome trim for the headlights to give your car a unique look. Also, to support the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, they sell a car trash can as an extra for just Rs 493.
If we talk more about the mid-size SUV, it has pretty much beaten all of its rivals. For August, the Kia Seltos sold 6,236 units. This was more than the best-selling SUV, the Hyundai Creta, which only sold 6,001 units.
One of the many reasons is that the Kia Seltos has so many great features. It has a large touchscreen infotainment unit with a 10.25-inch touchscreen and UVO connect. It also comes with ways to connect, such as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Bluetooth.
It also has ventilated seats, a blind spot view monitor, a heads-up display, wireless charging, Drive modes (only for DCT), automatic climate control, a 360-degree parking camera, ambient lighting, and a lot more.
Some of the safety features that come with the car are six airbags, ABS with EBD, Electronic stability control, Vehicle stability management, hill start assist, and front and rear parking sensors.
There are eight different kinds of Kia Seltos, and you can choose from four different transmissions. It starts at Rs 9.69 lakh for the base model and goes up to Rs 16.99 lakh for the top model (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Seltos Latest Update
The most recent news is that Kia has raised the prices of the Seltos by up to Rs 36,000. The company that makes cars has released the MY22 Seltos with a few changes to its looks and features.
The price range for the Kia Seltos is now between Rs 10.19 lakh and Rs 18.45 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India).
The Kia Seltos come in two main styles: the Tech (HT) Line and the GT Line. The first one comes in five different versions: HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, and HTX+. The second one, on the other hand, only has two: GTX(O) and GTX+. The top-of-the-line X-Line model, which is based on the GTX, has a different look that makes it look more rugged.
Seating Capacity: The most people that can fit in a Kia Seltos is 5.
Engine and Transmission of the Kia Seltos: It can be powered by both gasoline and diesel engines. Both the 1.5-liter (115PS/144Nm) and 1.4-liter turbocharged (140PS/242Nm) gasoline engines come standard with a 6-speed manual transmission. Both a 6-speed manual and an automatic transmission are available for the 1.5-liter diesel (115PS/250Nm) engine.
There is a 7-speed DCT (1.4-litre turbo-petrol) and a CVT automatic transmission that can be added as options (1.5-liter petrol). The 6-speed iMT (clutchless manual) on the 1.5-liter gasoline engine is now also on the diesel version.
Kia says that the petrol-manual models get 16.5kmpl of gas mileage and the petrol-CVT models get 16.8kmpl. The diesel 6-speed AT is said to get 18kmpl per gallon of gas. The 1.4-liter turbo-petrol engine with DCT is said to get 16.5kmpl, while the manual engine gets 16.1kmpl.
Kia Seltos Features: The compact SUV comes with a lot of features from the carmaker, such as a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with the carmaker’s connected car technology, an air purifier, ambient lighting, ventilated front seats, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, an 8-speaker Bose sound system, and a sunroof. The list goes on, with features like an 8-inch head-up display, connections for smartwatches, and remote engine start.
Kia Seltos Safety: The car now comes with four airbags, an electronic stability control system, a tyre pressure monitoring system, and hill-assist control as standard safety features. It also has up to six airbags, ABS with EBD, brake assist, and vehicle stability management (VSM).
Kia Seltos Rivals: The Skoda Kushaq, the MG Astor, the Hyundai Creta, the Renault Duster, the Maruti Suzuki S-Cross, the Nissan Kicks, and the Volkswagen Taigun are all rivals to the Kia Seltos. And if you want to buy an SUV that is more rugged and tough, you can think about the Mahindra Scorpio.
Specification of Kia Seltos
|ARAI Mileage||18.0 kmpl|
|Engine Displacement (cc)||1493|
|No. of cylinder||4|
|Max Power (bhp@rpm)||113.43bhp@4000rpm|
|Max Torque (nm@rpm)||250nm@1500-2750rpm|
|Boot Space (Litres)||433|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||50.0|
|Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)||Rs.4,628|
Kia Seltos Variants
The Kia Seltos comes in 19 different versions: the HTK Plus iMT D, the HTX IVT, the HTX AT D, the X-Line DCT, the X-Line AT D, the HTK Plus iMT, the GTX Plus AT D, the GTX Plus DCT, the GTX Plus, the HTE, the HTK, the HTK Plus, the HTX, the HTX D, the GTX Option, the HTE D, the The HTE G version of the Kia Seltos is the least expensive. It costs Rs. 10.19 Lakh. The X-Line AT D version of the Kia Seltos is the most expensive. It costs Rs. 18.45 Lakh.
Kia Seltos Mileage
The claimed ARAI mileage: Kia Seltos Diesel is 20.8 kmpl | Kia Seltos Petrol is 16.8 kmpl.The claimed ARAI mileage for the automatic variants: Kia Seltos Diesel is 18.0 kmpl | and Kia Seltos Petrol is 16.5 kmpl.
|Fuel Type||Transmission||ARAI Mileage||* City Mileage||* Highway Mileage|
|Petrol||Manual||16.8 kmpl||11.51 kmpl||18.03 kmpl|
|Petrol||Automatic||16.5 kmpl||11.51 kmpl||18.03 kmpl|