After creating a record of more than 6,000 bookings in one day Kia Seltos SUV is still witnessing a big demand. After 21 days post the bookings opened, Kia has revealed that the booking number of Seltos now stands at 23,000 units.
Official details of Kia Seltos have been revealed. It will be offered in two variants of GT & HT line and in a petrol and diesel options. It will be presented in 8 monotone and 5 dual tone colour options. Exterior features on Kia Seltos include a badass looking tiger nose grill, LED headlamps, DRLs, fog lamps and dual muffler design on bumper and dual exhaust. Kia Seltos top variant will get 17″ inch alloy wheels while lower variant will sit on 16″ inch alloy and steel wheels.
Price of Kia Seltos hasn’t been revealed yet but there are rumours suggesting Rs 10 lakh starting price for Seltos, Official price indication is yet to be given by Kia. The Seltos will be offered with multiple engine and gearbox options.
There will be two petrol engines on offer: a 1.5 liter-4 cylinder naturally aspirated unit with 115 Bhp-144 Nm and a 1.4 liter-4 cylinder turbocharged unit with 140 Bhp-242 Nm. The diesel will be a 1.5 liter-4 cylinder turbocharged unit with 115 Bhp-250 Nm. The naturally aspirated petrol engine will get 5 speed manual and CVT automatic gearbox options while the turbocharged petrol will get 6 speed manual and 7 speed twin clutch automatic gearboxes. The diesel will get 6 speed manual and 6 speed torque converter automatic gearboxes. Sadly All trims of the Kia Seltos will be front wheel driven.
Coming to the features that what makes Seltos stand out in it’s segment. Seltos will get some of the segment first features in which one is it’s 8 inch heads up display. Large touch screen system with Android Auto and Apple Carplay, multiple driving modes, 8 way adjustable driver seat, leather seats, bose stereo, electrical sunroof and flurry of connected car features. Kia Motors has already begun test drives of Seltos across it’s 180+ dealerships.