Seltos is the first offering from the South Korean car manufacturer Kia in India and it has already a huge success in its segment. Within months after the launch, Seltos is among the top selling SUVs. The waiting period for Seltos SUV go from 15 days to three months depending up on the variant and the city you are from. The SUV has been in our roads for a while now and here we have a video about the ownership experience of the all-new Kia Seltos. The Seltos used here is the Diesel HTX variant anf the video has been uploaded by ecardlr on their youtube channel.
The owner of this Seltos bought this car in August this year and since then he has done around 1400 km. The owner of the Apuroop is prety impressed by the way this car looks. He chose Seltos in red colour because the White colour reminded him of Creta and Black of Fortuner (as per video). The Tiger nosegrille gives the SUV a unique look at the front. He liked the all LED treatment given to the headlamps, tail lights, fog lamps which looks cool after the sun goes down. The design of the Seltos has impressed the owner and gave it 5/5 .
Nextis the interior comfort. The owner in the video says that he is a well built guy with height around 6.1 ft. that is one of the reason that he did not go for a hatchback as they don’t provide enough headroom for tall guys. The front and the front seat is height adjustable and even the steering can be adjusted suit driver’s convenience. The under thigh support on all the seats is Ok-ish according to the video. The owner is pretty much impressed with the infotainment system and the air purifier feature that comes with the car. He even said that three full grown adults with average build can easily sit in the second row. He is even impressed with the fit and finish of the car and gives it 4/5.
Driving pleasure is also something he is very much impressed. He liked the low end punch in the engine as most the driving by the owner is done in city conditions. The Seltos is even returning decent fuel economy. The service cost according the video will be around Rs 5000-6000 and it has to be done at equal nterval of 10,000 km. He clearly states in the video that this car is not meant for enthusiasts but is more of car that is meant to be driven comfortably around without pushing it to the limits.
The owner is impressed with Seltos and calls it a good car with good city driving dynamics, inteior space, a car for family and a car with cutting edge technology. He even recommends this car to the people who are in the market looking out for an SUV.