The Kia Seltos is the company’s first car, launched in India in August 2019. This car has been the most popular new product and the country’s bestselling SUV since its launch. The demand for the Kia Seltos has taken even company by surprise.
The Kia Seltos SUV had made over 30,000 pre-bookings at the time of launch. Recently Kia Seltos Bookings breach the 100,000 (1 Lakh) unit mark. From this, most of the bookings are done for the Kia Seltos top-end models of GTX+(1.4 T-GDI petrol), HTX (1.5 petrol), and HTX+ (1.5 diesel) variants.
The Kia Seltos BS6 is one of the rare few models to offer 3 engine models and to have automatic options for each of them.
The Kia Seltos SUV Price in India starts at Rs 9.69 lakh and going all the way up to Rs 15.99 lakh. The SUV offered with 1.5-liter petrol and diesel engines along with a 1.4-liter turbocharged petrol motor, and all engines being BS6 compliant. This model offers 2 trim levels, Tech Line and GT Line.
Manohar Bhat, Vice President and Head (Sales & Marketing) of Kia Motors India said, “2019 has been an outstanding year for the company. We saw multiple launches of new vehicles in the automobile industry and we are glad that Seltos received the strongest response among the all. However, the prolonged slowdown, we delivered a huge number of Seltos.” The company also mentioned that delay for the Seltos SUV is under control and averages out to 3 months across variants.
Kia Seltos SUV recently made its debut in North American at the L.A. Auto Show in November 2019, and it will go on sale in the US market around April 2020.