Kia Seltos, which was launched earlier this year has become a blockbuster hit for the brand. The first-ever car from the Korean manufacturer is currently available after a long waiting period. Customers all over India have started receiving the deliveries of the Seltos and it is quickly becoming a common sight on the roads too. Here is a Kia Seltos, which was gifted by a husband to his wife on their silver jubilee anniversary.
The video by Aniket Chhabra shows the delivery of the Kia Seltos in a showroom. Aniket Chhabra says that the car that was getting delivered on the spot is a gift given by his father to his mother. This is the first Kia Seltos that has been given as a gift as per our knowledge. The video shows that the lady removes the cover from the car to reveal the white coloured Kia Seltos.
The exact variant of the Kia Seltos is not known but seems like the mid variant of Tech Line versions. The Kia Seltos has become quite popular in the Indian market and soon after its launch, it overtook the sales number of the Hyundai Creta. The Seltos is the first car from the brand and it has attracted a lot of customers because of various reasons. The Kia Seltos that is seen here also gets optional accessories like the wind deflectors, which can be installed by the dealership at the time of the delivery.
The base variant of the Kia Seltos, which gets an ex-showroom price of Rs 9.69 lakhs comes with a long list of features. It includes shark fin antenna, skid plates, projector headlamps, follow-me-home headlamps, disc brakes on four wheels, all four power windows, dual airbags, ABS+EBD, keyless entry, steering-mounted controls, steering wheel tilt adjustment, rear AC vents and UVO Lite, which is the connectivity suite.
The top-end version of the Kia Seltos comes with a lot of features and many of them have not been seen in the segment before. This includes Heads-Up Display, 8-speaker sound system from Bose, 8-way power-adjustable seat, 360-degree camera, ventilated seats, front parking sensors, blind-spot monitor, air purifier, TPMS, UVO connect features, vehicle-stability management, brake assist, six airbags, UV cut glass and more such features.
The Kia Seltos gets three different engine options in the Indian market and all three engines get three different automatic transmission options. There is a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 113 Bhp and peak torque of 144 Nm. It gets a 6-speed manual or a CVT automatic transmission. The diesel variants of the Seltos come powered by a 1.5-litre engine that generates a maximum power of 113 Bhp and peak torque of 250 Nm. This option gets a 6-speed manual and a torque converter automatic transmission. The most powerful engine option available with the Seltos is the 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 138 Bhp and peak torque of 242 Nm. It gets a 7-speed Dual-Clutch automatic as well as a 6-speed manual transmission.