Kia Motors is all set to enter the Indian market next month with the launch of all-new Seltos. Kia has already officially showcased the car in India and it has become a blockbuster hit in the market too. Kia Motors officially revealed that they have received more than 6,000 bookings for the car on the first day itself, which is a massive number.
Kia is now releasing various TVCs of the Seltos and the latest one reveals a lot about the car’s lighting system. The Kia Seltos will come with some high-end features and the lights of the Seltos are definitely one of them. To start with the Seltos gets the signature tiger-nose grille and the headlamps are mounted on either side of it. The headlamp clusters are uniquely designed with sleek LED Daytime Running Lamps at the top that is integrated to the main LED headlamps. The lower part of the headlamps house the turn indicators, which gives it a modern age.
In the video, Kia has revealed that the headlamp is called “Crown Jewel LED Headlamps” while the DRL, which is shaped like a lifeline is called “Heartbeat LED DRL”. The Seltos also gets LED bar lamp integrated to the upper part of the grille, which ensures some extra lumens while doing night driving. Even the turn indicator of the Kia Seltos looks beautifully designed and it gets multiple layers that ensure an eye-catchy design. Further down the bumper, vertically-oriented LED foglamps are placed. Kia calls them “ice cube” indicators. At the rear, the tail lamp of the Kia Seltos offers the same heartbeat shape design. Kia, in the end, gives the tagline “Badass by design!” which sure is a bold statement.
The Kia Seltos will get powered by both petrol and diesel engine options in the Indian market. It will get two petrol engine and a single diesel engine option. There will be a 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 113 Bhp and peak torque of 144 Nm. It comes with a 6-speed manual and a CVT automatic. There is a 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel engine too, which produces a maximum power of 113 Bhp and peak torque of 250 Nm. It generates a maximum power of 113 Bhp and a peak torque of 250 Nm. It gets a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission. The most powerful engine in the lot is the 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine that will be available only with the GT Line performance variant of the car. The engine produces a maximum power of 138 Bhp and peak torque of 242 Nm. It gets a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. It will also get a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.