KIA Seltos - People Also Ask
Where are Kia cars manufactured?
The South Korean automobile manufacturer, KIA Motors manufactures KIA Seltos. It is the first vehicle from KIA Motors in the Indian automobile market.
When is the expected launch of KIA Seltos in India?
Kia Seltos was Unveiled on June 21, Kia Seltos is based on the company's SP2 Concept and is expected to be launched in India on August 22. Kia Seltos bookings began on July 16 and the launch is expected on August 22.
What is the expected pricing of KIA Seltos in India?
The expected pricing range of the 5-seater SUV, KIA Seltos is between INR 10 to 16 lakhs (ex-showroom) price in India 2019. This price will be the ex-showroom pricing in New Delhi. The Kia Seltos on-road price will be more because of road tax, registration, GST, insurance, and provision of other amenities.
What type of vehicle is KIA Seltos?
Images suggest that KIA Seltos resembles the Hyundai Creta in many ways. KIA Seltos is a 5-seater SUV having a mechanical set-up similar to the Hyundai Creta. KIA Motors’ SP2i Compact SUV has been christened as KIA Seltos.
What safety features can we expect in KIA Seltos?
KIA vehicles have a reputation for adhering to extreme safety norms. KIA Seltos is expected to have disc brakes for the front wheels and drum brakes for the rear. Besides, one can expect KIA Seltos to have dual airbags, the anti-lock braking system with EBD, brake assist, and a 360-degree view camera.
What is unique about the exterior features of KIA Seltos?
Photographs show that KIA Seltos has exterior designs similar to the SP Signature concept. It has Kumho tyres in 225/45 section wrapping around 18-inch dual tone wheels. The Tiger Nose grille is the highlight of the front fascia of KIA Seltos. Add the sharp-looking LED headlamps connected through an LED light bar at the top of the grille to complete the exciting exterior features of KIA Seltos.
What distinguishes the interiors of KIA Seltos from other cars?
Sneak previews of the KIA Seltos interiors reveal a drive mode selector with the words' Off-Road' written over it. It signifies that KIA Seltos is expected to deliver exceptional off-road performance. Some of the incredible interior features include a prominent touchscreen infotainment unit, wireless charging facilities, steering mounted controls, and an in-built car Wi-Fi system. One can expect the top-end variants to feature ambient lighting and an excellent display. Apart from these features, KIA Seltos will have rear AC vents, power windows, and smartphone connectivity for operating the climate control system and locking/unlocking the vehicle.
What type of engine can we expect the KIA Seltos to have?
We can expect KIA Seltos to come up with both diesel and petrol variants. The vehicle can come with 1.5-litre petrol or diesel BSIV compliant engines respectively during the initial launch. KIA Seltos will have manual as well as automatic transmission systems. Some reviews state that KIA Seltos could come with a 4-wheel drive system as well. Similarly, a sleek and sportier variant of KIA Seltos with a 1.4-litre petrol engine is also on the radar. This engine has a reputation for delivering a maximum power of 140 bhp, as it comes paired with a 7-speed DCT and paddle shifters.
What mileage performance can we expect from KIA Seltos?
As of now, it is not possible to predict the mileage performance of KIA Seltos. However, one can expect the performance to rival that of its immediate cousin, Hyundai Creta.
Who are the immediate competitors to KIA Seltos?
KIA Seltos is a 5-seater SUV. It will compete with similar vehicles like Renault Captur, Hyundai Creta, and Tata Harrier.