Among the most anticipated cars of 2019, the Kia Seltos will finally be launched on the 22nd of this month which makes it less than 10 days away from now. A rival to the likes of the Hyundai Creta and Nissan Kicks along with the Tata Harrier and MG Hector as well, the stylish compact SUV has garnered a lot of attention in the past few weeks since its unveiling. Kia will offer the Seltos in two separate trim styles called the HT and GT line. While a lot about the SUV is already known, the video below by Quikr shows the various accessories Kia will offer with the Seltos.
As seen in the video above, the accessory package on the Seltos offers various things one can select at the time of buying the SUV. Kia is offering dollops of chrome as an accessory which can be seen in the window line, doors, headlight and taillights and ORVMs among other body panels. Other accessories include alloy wheels edge protector, bumper protectors that come with Kia branding, custom side steps, back support pillow for the driver along with neck pillows, boot organizer, dashboard idol and rear-seat entertainment screens. More details about the accessories will be revealed as the launch date approaches.
Talking about the exterior design of the Seltos, Kia has done a commendable job here and the Seltos looks fresh. The all-LED lights help the case further while the sharp yet proportionate body panels accentuate how the SUV looks. Apart from the exteriors though, the Kia Seltos has pretty impressive interiors as well. The SUV comes with features like an 8 speaker Bose sound system, a 10.25-inch touchscreen interface, UVO smart connect, electric sunroof, 8 colour and 6 themes ambient lighting, smart air purifier, LED projector headlamps, power-adjustable driver’s seat with ventilation, leather interiors, and reclining rear seats among others.
Coming to the engine options available with the Seltos, the compact SUV will get three engines to choose from, of which two are petrol engines while one is diesel. The base petrol engine will be a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated unit that generates a maximum power of 113 Bhp and a peak torque of 144 Nm. It comes mated with a 6-speed manual box and a CVT automatic gearbox. Next up is the 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel engine that produces a maximum power of 113 Bhp along with a peak torque of 250 Nm and comes mated to a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission. Next is the 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine that pumps out a good 138 Bhp of power along with a peak torque of 242 Nm. It gets a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. It is the most powerful engine among the three and will be available only on the GT variants.