The Kia Seltos is a subcompact crossover SUV released by Kia motors for the 2021 model year. The name Seltos comes from Celtos in Greek Mythology which was the son of Hercules. The Kia Seltos comes in a variety of color options, trim levels, engine types and more. In this article, we will explore all of the best available features on the Kia Seltos.
The Kia Seltos comes in two available engine options. First up is the 2.0L In-line 4-Cylinder engine. This engine uses an Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) and produces up to 146 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The second available engine on the Kia Seltos is a 1.6L In-line 4-Cylinder engine with Turbocharger. The turbocharged engine puts out an even greater 175 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque.
The Kia Seltos comes in two available drivetrains including Front-Wheel Drive (FWD) and Dynamax All-Wheel Drive with Lock Mode. When equipped with Front-Wheel Drive, the Seltos can get up to an EPA-estimated 35 highway MPG and up to 31 highway MPG with an AWD drivetrain.
The Kia Seltos comes loaded with available technology offerings. The Seltos comes with either an 8” Touchscreen or 10.25” Touchscreen infotainment system. Both will feature your favorite tech features including Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Bluetooth Wireless connectivity. The Seltos comes standard with a 6-Speaker Audio System but can be upgraded to a Bose Premium Audio System with Sound Connected Mood Lamp. You and your passengers can stay connected with an available wireless charger, 12 volt power outlets and USB charging ports throughout the vehicle.
The Kia Seltos also comes with many state-of-the-art safety features to keep you and your passengers safe on the road. Features like Forward Collision Avoidance Assist, Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist and Rear-View Backup Cameras will help keep you from obstacles you may not be able to see first-hand. Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, and Lane Following Assist will help you navigate the highways safely. Other features like Electronic Stability Control and Traction Control System will help your Seltos perform in unpredictable weather.
The Kia Seltos comes in several trim levels which will affect the purchase price of your vehicle. We have broken out the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for each trim level below.
2022 Kia Seltos LX – starting at $22,490
2022 Kia Seltos S – starting at $22,690
2022 Kia Seltos Nightfall Edition – starting at $26,690
2022 Kia Seltos EX – starting at $25,790
2022 Kia Seltos SX Turbo – starting at $27,990
Like the rest of the Kia family of vehicles, the Seltos comes with the industry’s best warranty. You’ll be covered under the limited basic warranty for 5-years / 60k miles and under the powertrain limited warranty for 10-years / 100k miles. See your local dealer for details.
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