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Kia Seltos HTE variant modified into GT Line [Video]

Kia Seltos is currently one of the most popular SUV mid size SUV in the market. It directly rivals with Hyundai Creta and other SUVs like MG Hector, Tata Safari and even lower trims of Mahindra XUV700. It quickly became popular among buyers for its bold looks and premium looking cabin. Several aftermarket accessories are now available for Seltos but, there is now a new trend where the lower variant of Kia Seltos is modified with genuine Kia accessories to transform it into a higher version. Here we have one such video where a lower HTE variant of Seltos is completely transformed into a GT Line.

The video has been uploaded by VIG AUTO ACCESSORIES on their YouTube channel. The video starts with vlogger explaining all the modifications that are done to the SUV. At the front, the projector headlamps have been replaced with all LED units. The front grille and the upper and lower chrome garnish around it has also been replaced. The car now gets the extended LED DRLs as well.

The front bumper on the SUV has also been replaced to a GT Line unit. It gets Red accents at the lower part of the front faux skid plate. Ice cube shaped LED fog lamps are also installed in the car. Coming to the side profile, the turn indicator on the fender has been removed and a chrome faux air vent has been placed there. The ORVMs have been replaced and they now come with integrated LED turn indicators.

Kia Seltos HTE variant modified into GT Line [Video]

The car has now been finished in dual tone. The lower side cladding on the car gets GT Line red accents too. Another attractive feature on this SUV are the wheels. The stock steel rims have been replaced with 18 inch X-Line edition dual tone alloy wheels. At the rear, the car gets GT Line bumper, roof mounted spoiler, all LED tail lamps, reverse parking camera and sensors and GT Line branding on the tail gate. The chrome applique that runs between the tail lamps have also been replaced.

Moving in, the interiors have also been completely customised. The vlogger has made several changes to make it look like a GT Line version. The car gets custom fit black seat covers. Damping has been done on all four doors and the floor of the SUV has also been laminated and gets a floor mats as well. All the door pads gets wrapped in leather upholstery with contrast stitching. Along with the door pads, the dashboard also gets a leather wrapped on it.

The steering wheels is wrapped in leather and it gets steering mounted controls along with cruise control. The gear knob has been replaced and it gets ambient lights in the foot well area. The car gets an aftermarket touchscreen infotainment system that also shows feed from the reverse parking camera. A custom frame around the touchscreen system has also been installed to give it a neat look. Overall, fit and finish of the work done looks very good and it does not look like a base HTE variant from any angle