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Contents of this post-
- T-GDI in Kia Seltos
- GT-Line in Kia Seltos
- Kia Seltos Specs
- Seltos Interior
- Seltos Exterior
- Kia Seltos Seltos Launch Date in India
- Kia Seltos 2019 Price in India
The Kia Seltos Overview
Yes, now there’s a new car that has launched in the Indian markets and it’s the Kia Seltos. This car is designed to suit the needs of the passengers who requires both comfort and speed. Moreover, this car competes with the likes of the Jeep Compass, Tata Harrier, MG Hector, etc. This car is a perfect competition for the MG Hector where you can see many new features in both of these cars.
This car comes with a sleek design. From the front, this car is really strong and aggressive and comes with flattish looking bonnet. The 3d-diamond like grill plays with lights and you got the necessary bling with the chrome strips that runs across. All the materials in this car looks really great in quality. You’ve got the headlights where you get the typical heartbeat DRL’s and ice-cube fog-lamps right in the front and an air-dam and of-course skid-plates.
This car definitely gives a real-feeling of an SUV vehicle. On the left side of the vehicle, it’s got a square of wheel arches and a beautiful pair of alloys along with 215/60 r17 tyres. The space between wheels of this car is quite large and let’s assume that this car opens up decent amount of space in the inside.
On the top, you get to see a sloping roof-line necessary bling again with the chrome strip across chrome handles.
On the rear, you get to see a shark-fin and spoiler and the rear looks really wide. The tail lamps sort of extends out into the side. You also get to see a chrome strip that runs across giving it additional width as well and again you get to see a typical heartbeat in the tail-lamp.
T-GDI in Kia Seltos
The T-GDI stands for the 1.4L Turbo-Gaseline Direct Injection engine. You are getting T-GDI in the Kia Seltos which is definitely going to compete with a 7-speed DCT(Dual-Clutch Transmission) automatic transmission. Moreover, in automatic transmissions, they have three different kinds of automatic transmissions. You get a DCT, CVT(Continuously Variable Transmission) which Kia likes to call as IBT and a torque converter.
Apart from this 1.4L turbo petrol engine that you get, you also get a 1.5L diesel and a 1.5L petrol engine; both mated with automatic and manual transmission options.
GT-Line in Kia Seltos
The GT-Line in Kia Seltos means that we’re finally going to get a sport variant of an SUV.
Color Variants in Kia Seltos
There are 8 colors for the exterior and 5 two-tone options. For the interior you can either get a black color or beige
Kia Seltos Specs
The Kia’s much-anticipated debut in India is known by the Seltos. which was codenamed the SP2i. Being the first product from the Korean brand for India and entering the highly competitive compact SUV space, the SUV has a lot riding on its back. The Seltos had been globally unveiled in India on August 22 2019.
Check Out Full Specs: Kia Seltos Full Specs and Features Revealed; Here’s What You Need To Know
The short clip uploaded on YouTube shows the SUV in Kia’s attractive signature shade of wine red. Moreover it is titled “Rise of the new bold SUV”, the clip shows various shots of the car’s exteriors starting from the iconic tiger nose grille and the sleek headlamps with chrome surrounds. What comes next is its shark fin antenna along with a close-up shot of the dual-tone machine-finished alloys. Moreover, the video then shows the LED signature of the rear tail lamps before moving on to the LED DRLs. In the end it gives a glimpse of the dimly-lit silhouette of the upcoming SUV. Read more by Carwale.
Kia Seltos Interior
As for the interior, the Kia Seltos gets a floating 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system along with personalized ambient lighting, leather-wrapped steering wheel, electronic parking brake, and passenger grab handle.
The interiors look really good quaility and this car is a connected-car like the Hyundai Venue that allows you to perform functions like locking and unlocking your car, pre-cooling your car, safety assist systems, the ability to speak to a concierge, push maps to your car and a lot more.
The drive modes which get are a knob normal eco and sport mode. So, this is something that you will get in the car and a whole bunch of safety features along.
Kia Seltos Exterior
The Kia Seltos claims to offers a sophisticated exterior design with details like a long hood, a strong character line on the front bumper, and sharp lines pressed into the bodywork and the shoulder line is complemented with a glasshouse tapered towards the rear of the car. As for the rear, the SUV features a chrome strip running across the tailgate and connects the taillights. Also the vehicle will get a plastic body cladding that runs from front to the wheel arches and goes all the way up to the rear bumper.
“We have spent a lot of time in perfecting the car to suit the taste of the Indian customers and I am glad that this originally India intended car is so perfect that it compelled us to make Seltos available globally”says, Kia Motors.
The car looks absolutely stunning and very closely matches the SP concept we showcased at the 2018 Auto Expo.
Kia Seltos Launch Date in India
The 2019 Kia Seltos had been launched in India on 22nd August 2019.
Kia Motors signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the State Government of Andhra Pradesh, India, to build a new manufacturing facility in Anantapur District. Construction of Kia Motors’ first manufacturing facility in India is underway.
Kia Seltos Price in India
The Kia Seltos in India is going to range between Rs.9.69L- Rs.15.99L depending upon the variants. Read related news by CarBlog.