Kia Motor has unveiled its first luxury SUV Kia Seltos in India market. The company was introduced the concept model of this luxury SUV to 2018 Auto Expo. Since then Kia Seltos was being infused for a long time. Kia Seltos will compete with the Korean Car Company’s popular Jeep Compass in the Indian market and recently launched MG Hector, Tata Harrier and Hyundai Crata . Kia has invested 2 billion dollars in India, where the company has set up a large production plant at Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh. At the same time, its intelligence images were also exposed on social media. South Korea’s Kia Motors has presented its first car with Seltos SUV in India.
The Kia Seltos is the production model of SP Signature Concept introduced was in last Indian Auto Expo. Let’s tell you about Kia’s first car in India. Talk about Kia Seltos look, it looks like the same concept model showcased in Auto Expo. At the front of SUV, Kia’s signature Tiger nozzle grill has been given, around which Fox Silver is there. In the SUV, the slick LED headlamps and LED DRL are given, which give it a signature look.
Kia Seltos Features Makes It Unique
The special thing is that Kia Seltos will come in two different design lines (Tech Line and GT Line). This is the first time in a compact SUV segment, when a model is available in the dual design option. Seltos Tech Line will focus more on premium look, features and comfort. The focus of GT Light is on young people and there will be more latest features in it. Kia Seltos is equipped with many features are in first in Segments. It has a 10.25-inch touchscreen display system with navigation, which is the first in this segment. Apart from this, it has features like 8-speaker sound system, air purifier, rear seat passenger, AC vents and 360-degree surrounded camera.
Kia Seltos Connecting Features
Kia Seltos is a connected car similar to the recently launched Venue of Hyundai. There is a connectivity system called UVO Connect, which is similar to the Hyundai BluLink system. In the UVO connect system, there are 37 features under 5 categories (Navigation, Safety – Security, Vehicle Management, Remote Control and Convenience). This connect system gives you features such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) based voice commands, Stolon’s Vehicle Tracking and Immobilization, Safety Alert, Remote Engine Start-Stop and Remote Control for Air Purifiers.
Kia Seltos has an engine of BS6 COMPLENT. Kia Seltos will have 1.5 liter diesel and 1.4-liter petrol engine for power. These engines will also have the option of automatic transmission with manual.
Safety of Seltos
ABS with EBD and other features such as VSM, ESC, TCS and Hill Start Assist Control for Safety in Kia Seltos have been given.
When will it launch date Kia Seltos?
The Kia Seltos launch company has not made any announcements. However, the company will launch it in the second half. In such a case, the company may launch it during the Diwali or Festive Season. Kia seltos ground clearance is expected above 200 mm.
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What will be the price Kia Seltos?
Kia Motor has not provided any information about the prices of its Kia Seltos. However, it is expected that its ex-showroom price will be between 11 and 15 lakh rupees.
Seltos Driving modes
Three driving modes are given in Kia Seltos. These include Normal, Eco and Sports.
Kia Seltos Variants
Kia Seltos will launch in four variants. These include IVT, 7DCT, 6AT and Manual.