Kia Seltos the first model from the Korean manufacturer has already become a hit in our country and is now a common sight on our roads. The all-new Seltos is has a huge waiting period and that explains how popular this SUV has got in some months. Kia Seltos is not an SUV exclusive for Indian market it is sold internationally in other markets as well. Here we have a video from Kia Motors Worldwide which showcases the latest global advertisement for the new Kia Seltos SUV.
The Advertisement basically highlights how bold of an SUV Kia Seltos is. It is a great looking, well proportionate SUV that is made for both city as well as long highway drives. The design of the Seltos is pretty futuristic, it gets all LED treatment on the headlamps, turn indicators and the tail lamp.
Kia offers a lot of features in the Seltos SUV in India. The top end variants of the Seltos is filled to the brim with features.It gets 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. Some of the features lke HUD is something that is not seen in a car of this segment before.
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. All the variants sold in India are front wheel driven but internationally Kia offers Seltos with AWD (all wheel drive) also. In future, don’t rule out the all wheel drive version of the Seltos for the Indian market as test mules with the AWD layout have been spotted. The international version also gets a more powerful turbo petrol engine.