– HTX Petrol turns into the preferred variant
– Kia Seltos stays the one SUV to get iMT gearbox with diesel engine
Back in 2019, Kia began its business in India and the Seltos was the primary mannequin to be provided to Indian shoppers. Now with over three lakh models offered in three years, the Seltos stays the top-selling mannequin for the carmaker. It’s provided in each petrol and diesel powertrain choices and was additionally lately up to date to incorporate two new exterior shades. Let’s a deeper take a look at which variants and engine choices are fashionable amongst the consumers.
Firstly, the Kia Seltos accounts for near 60 per cent of the general gross sales which clearly implies that the mid-size SUV is a sizzling vendor over the Sonetcompact SUV and the Carens MPV. Almost 58 per cent of the consumers go for the top-spec GT variants which have a beginning value of Rs 16.05 lakh (ex-showroom). Coming to the gearbox choices, the Seltos might be had with a six-speed guide, a six-speed iMT, CVT, or a six-speed torque converter computerized transmission. Notably, computerized variants contribute 25 per cent and the Seltos is the one SUV within the section to be provided wia th diesel-iMT combo.
Talking about variants, the Kia Seltos is out there in HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, HTX+, GTX (O), GTX Plus, and X Line. Although the demand for the highest variants is excessive, HTX Petrol stays the highest-selling variant within the line-up.
While Glacier White is the favored color selection, Kia India states that the demand for petrol and diesel variants are balanced. Where 46 per cent choose diesel variants, the remaining opted for petrol and turbo-petrol variations. The characteristic highlights of Kia Seltos are LED head and fog lamps, a ten.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Bose sound system, an electrical sunroof, six airbags, and a tyre strain monitoring system.