Kia Motors entered the Indian market for the first time in the year 2019. The company first launched the Kia Seltos car in India. This was the company’s first car in India, despite this, the customers who trusted Kia took this car into their hands and the car sold well in India. To capitalize on this success of the car, the company has made preparations to bring it back to the market in a new avatar. Recently its new model has been seen during testing. The rear look of the Seltos can be seen in the picture shared by Auto Spy. It is clear from this that a lot of changes have been made to make the SUV attractive. It is believed that the new SUV can be launched this year.
Kia seltos engine
The top-spec model may come equipped with a sensor-based Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). Powertrain options remain the same as on the outgoing model. The new Kia Seltos car will include 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol, 1.4-litre turbo-petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines. The power and torque output of the 1.5 litres naturally aspirated petrol is 113 Bhp/144 Nm. The 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel produces 113 Bhp/250 Nm. The 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol produces 138 Bhp/242 Nm of power and torque. The 6-speed manual, 6-speed IVT, 6-speed automatic and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission will also be retained.
There is a lot of buzz about ADAS features, especially prevalent in the mid-sized segment with products like MG Astor. Reportedly, the facelifted Hyundai Creta will be equipped with such functions as well. To stay competitive against the rivals, the Kia Seltos will also be launched with the ADAS feature, which will come with features like Autonomous Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist, Lane Departure Warning, 4 Airbags, Rear Disc Brake, Parking Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control. will translate.
Kia seltos 2022 Exterior
The car is quite hidden in the pictures, but the shape of the car makes it clear that it is a Seltos. The most prominent feature is that the car comes with a smart cruise sensor which is installed below the number plate. This also suggests that the facelifted Seltos will come with ADAS functionality. Some minor changes have also been made like the headlamps and fog lamps. The tire also comes with a new alloy wheel design and will be of 18-inches. There could also be a new reflector design on the rear of the car. A new bumper and headlight design will also be available.
Kia seltos 2022 interior
Compared to other SUVs of similar capacity, the Seltos has more interior cargo space in the cabin, which means more comfort for the passengers. What sets the Basic trim apart from the competition is the luxury material used for the upholstery. On the higher SX model, standard ambient lighting is also included in the interior. Drivers may take advantage of even more space in this big SUV by folding the back seats forward. The 2022 Seltos has standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto hookups, as well as an optional eight-speaker Bose system to meet your audio needs. A 10.25-inch display is standard on all models except for the unit base. This display includes optional navigation and split-screen features. Depending on your preferences, you can also enjoy wireless smartphone charging, up to three USB ports, and more.
The company will launch the Kia Seltos car with a panoramic sunroof in India. Apart from this, some exciting changes will be made to this new Kia Seltos car. Currently, this car is sold in the mid-size SUV segment with a single-pane electric sunroof. This feature of the panoramic sunroof will be available only in the top variant.
Kia Seltos Colors
- Cherry Black
- Neptune Blue
- Snow White Pearl
- Steel Gray
Launch and price
Kia company can launch Kia Seltos SUV by May 2022. The price of this car in India is expected to start from Rs.10 lakh (ex-showroom).