KIA Seltos car

KIA Seltos

Seltos is a SUV car from KIA. Least expensive KIA Seltos variant is 1.5 Petrol MT HTE which is sold in Indian automobile market at an ex-showroom price of Rs. 10.19 Lakh.
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₹ 10.19 Lakh - ₹ 18.45 LakhView Price Breakup
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KIA Seltos Specifications

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KIA Seltos Pros/Cons

Features we admire in this car

  • 2022 model gets updated features including safety
  • Great engines on offer including diesel & turbo petrol
  • Great in terms of features Good quantity of airbags
  • Great in terms of features Good quantity of airbags . Spacious car
  • Improve ride quality, minor design tweaks
  • Spacious car

Features that could have been better

  • Bad interior material
  • Bad interior material .
  • Colour variants available
  • Long waiting period a major concern
  • Top end versions too expensive
  • Turbo petrol is exciting but thirsty for fuel
  • Very light body in weight

KIA Seltos Overview

The KIA Seltos is one of the 4 different models from the house of KIA. Prices for this SUV start from Rs 10.19 Lakh and buyers can pick from as many as 19 different versions. The transmission options on the KIA Seltos include both Manual and Automatic gearbox. The Seltos offers a max power of 140 PS. Some of the main rivals include KIA Carens and Skoda Slavia.

KIA Seltos have 19 variants ranging from Rs. 10.19 Lakh to Rs. 18.45 Lakh. Under the hood, Seltos is powered by a 4 cylinder, 1497 cc, Smartstream G1.5. It is able to produce 144 Nm @ 4500 rpm torque and 113.42bhp@6300rpm power with a fuel efficiency/mileage of 16.8 kmpl. KIA Seltos can store up to 50 Litres fuel in one go at max.

Seltos Features

This SUV car comes loaded with ABS (Anti-lock Braking System), Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror, Central Locking, EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution), ISOFIX (Child-Seat Mount), 2 Number of Airbags from safety point of view. From Comfort perspective, Seltos have Adjustable Headrests, Adjustable steering, Distance to Empty display, 2WD Drive Modes, Instrument Console, Keyless Entry, Multifunction Display, Multifunction Steering Wheel, Digital Odometer, Power Steering, Power Windows, Yes& Manual Driver's seat heigth adjust, Speedometer, Tachometer.

Seltos Transmission

Performance of Seltos is backed by a 6 Speed Manual transmission and 2WD configuration.

Seltos Interior

Seltos is a 5 seater car .

Seltos Exterior

KIA Seltos is a 5 door car which has front Disc brakes, Mc Pherson Strut With Coil Spring suspensions and rear Drum brakes, Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) with Coil Spring suspensions with 16 Inch Wheels.

Seltos Dimensions & Measurements

Seltos has 4315 mm Length, 1800 mm Width, 1645 mm Height, 1221-1361 Kg Kerb Weight, 2610 mm Wheelbase, 190 mm Ground Clearance, 50 Litres Fuel Tank Capacity, 433 Litres Boot Space.

Seltos Latest Price

Seltos is available in India starting from Rs. 10.19 Lakh with it's least expensive variant being 1.5 Petrol MT HTE. Most expensive variant of Seltos is 1.5 Diesel AT X-line priced at Rs. 18.45 Lakh.

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KIA Seltos Price

Price of KIA Seltos in India ranges between Rs. 10.19 Lakh and Rs. 18.45 Lakh.The KIA Seltos variants start from 10.19 Lakh - 1.5 Petrol MT HTE and goes upto 18.45 Lakh - 1.5 Diesel AT X-line. KIA Seltos is also available on EMI with interest rates varying from 7.15 to 7.5% through various banks.

KIA Seltos Price List

1.5 Petrol MT HTEPetrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Manual ₹ 10.19 Lakh
1.5 Diesel MT HTEDiesel, Upto 21 kmpl, Manual ₹ 11.09 Lakh
1.5 Petrol MT HTKPetrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Manual ₹ 11.25 Lakh
1.5 Petrol MT HTK+Petrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Manual ₹ 12.35 Lakh
1.5 Diesel MT HTKDiesel, Upto 21 kmpl, Manual ₹ 12.39 Lakh
1.5 Petrol HTK+ iMTPetrol, Upto 16.5 kmpl, Manual ₹ 12.75 Lakh
1.5 Diesel MT HTK+Diesel, Upto 21 kmpl, Manual ₹ 13.49 Lakh
1.4 Diesel HTK+ 6iMTPetrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Manual ₹ 13.99 Lakh
1.5 Petrol MT HTXPetrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Manual ₹ 14.15 Lakh
1.5 Petrol AT HTXPetrol, Upto 16.8 kmpl, Automatic ₹ 15.15 Lakh
1.5 Diesel MT HTXDiesel, Upto 21 kmpl, Manual ₹ 15.29 Lakh
1.5 Petrol MT GTX OptionPetrol, Upto 16.5 kmpl, Manual ₹ 15.85 Lakh
1.4 Diesel HTX ATDiesel, Automatic ₹ 16.29 Lakh
1.5 Diesel MT HTX+Diesel, Upto 21 kmpl, Manual ₹ 16.39 Lakh
1.4 Turbo Petrol MT GTX+Petrol, Upto 16.1 kmpl, Manual ₹ 16.95 Lakh
1.4 Turbo Petrol AT GTX+Petrol, Upto 16.2 kmpl, Automatic ₹ 17.85 Lakh
1.4 Petrol AT X-lineDiesel, Upto 17.8 kmpl, Automatic ₹ 18.15 Lakh
1.5 Diesel AT GTX+Petrol, Upto 16.5 kmpl, Automatic ₹ 18.15 Lakh
1.5 Diesel AT X-lineDiesel, Upto 18.45 kmpl, Automatic ₹ 18.45 Lakh
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KIA Seltos Detailed Review

  • Seltos Exterior

    Unlike the Hyundai Creta, which has a very radical styling that polarises opinions, the Kia Seltos has conventional looks that have a much wider acceptance. However, akin to its mechanical twin, this C-SUV has a bold stance that helps it with a higher street presence. The highlights of the front-end include full-LED headlamps with a LED DRL light-bar on each headlight unit that almost extends to the centre of the grille. This gives the Seltos a pretty unique look in the dark, but the lower variants miss out on this arrangement and instead come with projector headlamps with smaller DRLs.


    The Kia Seltos looks quite handsome even in the side profile and things like an upward sweeping belt line, dual-tone paint schemes and diamond-cut alloy wheels help the SUV look modern and attractive. The rear-end looks good, too, and rounds off the well-styled exterior appearance. Also, the Seltos is available in Tech Line and GT Line styling trims. The latter brings in a lot of red accents that can be found on the skid plate, side skirts and brake callipers along with a more attractive set of alloy wheels.

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    The Kia Seltos does not have the very futuristic and rather unconventional look of the Hyundai Creta but it is surely among the more handsome cars in its price segment.

  • Seltos Interior

    Inside, the fuss-free, simple yet elegant design continues, which, together with the high quality of materials, bestows the cabin with a premium ambiance. In fact, the cabin of the Kia Seltos feels so well put together that it ends up giving some costlier cars a run for their money. The top-spec trim comes with a full quote of 6 airbags, connected car technology, electric sunroof, ambient lighting and more. It also offers enough space in both the rows while the top-end trims have plenty of equipment on offer.


    The highlight of the dashboard is the wide-screen 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment unit nestled around the same glss black panel that holds the instrument cluster. The arrangement reminds us of some much costlier cars and goes well to further enhance the appeal of the interior. The steering-wheel is a flat-bottom unit whose rim feels good to hold, especially with the leather wrap on the higher versions.The Tech Line trims get dual-tone light cream-dark grey colour theme, with the seats getting white colour upholstery. This further elevates the sense of space but is tough to maintain in the dusty environments of many Indian cities.

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    On the other hand, the GT Line versions get an all-black colour theme with black leather upholstery for the seats. It also offers aluminium sports pedals to pump up the sportiness quotient. Irrespective of the variant, the seats are well bolstered and sufficiently comfortable. Plus, the armrest is wide enough for both the occupants to comfortably rest their elbows on. The top-spec GT trims even offer an 8-way electrically adjustable driver’s seat that makes it very easy to find the most convenient driving position.

    The occupants in both the rows won’t complain of lack of headroom, shoulder room or legroom. In fact, even with three occupants in the rear seat, things never get cramped for anyone. The large greenhouse, together with the wide cabin, prevents things from getting claustrophobic. The Kia Seltos comes with 433-litre of boot space, which is exactly what even the Hyundai Creta offers. Besides, the loading lip isn’t too high and it’s fairly easy to load/unload big pieces of luggage. Moreover, there are plenty of storage spaces strewn across the cabin to help you store the knick-knacks.


    The Kia Seltos offers a rather premium cabin that is brimming with features and has enough space for 5.

  • Seltos Performance

    Like the Hyundai Creta, the Kia Seltos is available with three engine options – 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol, 1.5-litre turbo-diesel and 1.4-litre turbo-petrol. All the engine options are available with both manual and automatic transmission options. Of course, our pick of the lot is the 1.4-litre unit that outputs 140 PS and 242 Nm. It comes mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Meanwhile, the 1.5-litre petrol unit offers 115 PS and 148 Nm, and the oil-burner outputs 115 PS and 250 Nm. While the former can be purchased with a CVT, the latter is available with a 6-speed torque-converter automatic transmission.

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    The 1.4-litre turbo-petrol mill offers a strong performance with minimal turbo-lag. There’s enough grunt on offer even at 1,500 RPM and this helps the Seltos charge forward at a high velocity. The dual-clutch transmission does the job of selecting the right gear for you while the driving modes – Eco, Sports and Normal – let you choose the best settings based on your driving. There are even 3 traction control modes - Snow, Sand and Mud to help you tackle tough road conditions.

    Meanwhile, the 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol motor isn’t as quick but definitely feels very smooth, especially with the CVT. This is the engine-transmission combination to choose in case your driving is mostly restricted to the urban confines. The CVT offers jerk-free performance in stop-go traffic while the smooth engine offers a relaxing drive experience. Finally, the diesel motor is the one to have if you’re someone who has a monthly running of over 3,000 km. It’s a fairly refined unit that offers a strong performance. In all three variants, the NVH is well-controlled and there’s little that we find against any of these motors.


    The wide range of engine and transmission options available on the Kia Seltos help you choose the best possible combination to suit your driving style and conditions.

  • Seltos Ride and Handling

    While the segment-best ride quality has become a trademark of the Hyundai Creta, the Kia Seltos goes on to impress with its sporty dynamics that specially appeals to the driving enthusiast. Unlike the softly-sprung cousin, this C-SUV has a rather stiff suspension setting that goes on to offer plenty of driving pleasure while still keeping the occupants comfortable over broken patches of roads. True, you’ll miss the plushness that the Creta offers but unless you’re travelling on sharp undulations, the passengers won’t complain of discomfort.
    Update : for 2022, Kia has tweaked the suspension and the Seltos now offers a more comfortable ride. 

    True, the ride is definitely towards the stiffer side, things don’t get too uncomfortable unless you drive over really sharp undulations at low speed. Also, the Seltos offers great high-speed stability and the body-roll is minimal in spite of the height. The steering is sharp enough and doesn’t have any vagueness towards its dead centre. Moreover, the great high speed stability and the confident handling work together to further enhance the feeling that you’re driving a car that’s from a segment or two above. The top-end variants get disc brakes on all four wheels, which provide with a very strong braking force.


    The Kia Seltos isn't as comfortable as the second-gen Hyundai Creta but better dynamics make it more fun to drive.

  • Seltos Safety

    The Australian-spec Kia Seltos bagged a full 5-star rating at ANCAP but the Indian version tested by Global NCAP could manage only a 3-star score. A big reason for this disparity is the less usage of Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) in the SP2i platform of the local version as compared to the SP2 architecture of the model sold abroad.

    There are a plethora of passive and active safety features on offer, especially on the top-spec trim. The standard kit includes ABS with EBD, dual-front airbags and rear parking sensors. Meanwhile, the GTX and GTX+ trims come with six airbags. The two versions even get a 360-degree view camera, Vehicle Stability Management, Hill Hold Assist and Electronic Stability Control. For 2022, Kia now offers 4 Airbags and TPMS (tyre pressure monitoring system) as standard across all versions.

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    The Indian Kia Seltos does not boast full 5-star safety rating of the version sold abroad but comes with a handful of passive and active safety features at least on the top-end trims.

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KIA Seltos Ownership Cost

On Road Price of KIA Seltos₹ 10.19 Lakh
Service Cost**₹ 17.74 K
Total Ownership Cost₹ 10.37 Lakh

** First 5 Years Service cost

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    Siva Sankar G S (Verified)
    2 Days ago

    Best in all with comparing all company cars best quality..from Kia I love it

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    Rahul Tiwari(Verified)
    6 Days ago

    Looks Great, comfort great,Rate wise great overall best

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    12 Days ago

    Happy to Drive that too long distance with safety Road grip effortless drive with auto gear I expect little more millage

  • A
    21 Days ago

    Everything is better but average is poor aesthetics is good comfortable car

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    Manish gupta(Verified)
    21 Days ago

    Great cars on india nmakhd maoodhhr akahyduria mhagide


KIA Seltos Colors

  • KIA Seltos  in Intense Red

    Intense Red

  • KIA Seltos  in Aurora Black Pearl

    Aurora Black Pearl

  • KIA Seltos  in Red+Black


  • KIA Seltos  in Punchy Orange

    Punchy Orange

  • KIA Seltos  in Glacier White Pearl

    Glacier White Pearl

  • KIA Seltos  in Sparkling  Silver

    Sparkling Silver

  • KIA Seltos  in Wite Pearl+Black

    Wite Pearl+Black

  • KIA Seltos  in Gravity Gray

    Gravity Gray

  • KIA Seltos  in Imperial Blue

    Imperial Blue

KIA Seltos Questions and Answers

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  • Question asked on 17 April 2022

    Is it 7seater


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    On: 16 April 2022
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  • Question asked on 24 March 2022

    When can I get the car in Jamshedpur?

    You can get in touch with your nearest dealers to know more about the delivery timelines. There are 1 KIA dealers in JamshedpurTo check more dealers for KIAClick here

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    On: 24 March 2022
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  • Question asked on 21 March 2022

    What is the price of the top model?

    The Ex showroom price for KIA Seltos in popular cities is:

    Bangalore:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    Mumbai:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    Chennai:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    New Delhi:Rs.17.54 Lakh onwards
    To check price in other cities Click here

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    On: 21 March 2022
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  • Question asked on 22 March 2022

    What is the price of Kia Seltos now?

    The Ex showroom price for KIA Seltos in popular cities is:

    Bangalore:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    Mumbai:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    Chennai:Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards
    New Delhi:Rs.17.54 Lakh onwards
    To check price in other cities Click here

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    On: 20 March 2022
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  • Question asked on 22 March 2022

    What is price in Lucknow?

    The Ex showroom price for KIA Seltos in Lucknow is

    Rs.9.95 Lakh onwards

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    On: 19 March 2022
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  • What is the on-road price of KIA Seltos in New Delhi?

    KIA Seltos starts from on-road price of Rs 12.04 Lakh in (New Delhi) for the 1.5 Petrol MT HTE. The on-road price is a combination of ex-showroom price, Insurance, RTO Charges, Road Charges and other miscellaneous items like( TCS, Toll Card). You can check the prices for the following.

  • What is the mileage of KIA Seltos?

    The mileage of KIA Seltos is 20.8 kmpl as per the ARAI. However, the city mileage of KIA Seltos might vary depending upon your driving style, road conditions, traffic conditions and weather.

  • Does KIA Seltos comes in automatic transmission?

    Yes, KIA Seltos has 6 variants with automatic transmision.The KIA Seltos has 3 diesel variants and 3 petrol variants with automatic transmission.

  • Is there any exchange offer available of KIA Seltos?

    The exchange value of KIA Seltos is dependant upon various factors, like number of KM driven, Years, car condition, insurance claims.

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Seltos On-Road Price in India

CityOn-Road Price
New Delhi ₹ 12.04 Lakh onwards
Pune ₹ 11.98 Lakh onwards
Hyderabad ₹ 12.19 Lakh onwards
Patna ₹ 11.78 Lakh onwards
Indore ₹ 11.78 Lakh onwards
Ahmedabad ₹ 11.37 Lakh onwards
Jaipur ₹ 11.78 Lakh onwards
Chennai ₹ 12.29 Lakh onwards
Bangalore ₹ 12.49 Lakh onwards
Lucknow ₹ 11.78 Lakh onwards

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