The Kia Seltos is a serious Hyundai Creta rival, giving it a tough run for its money. Recently, Kia achieved 3 lakh sales milestone for the Seltos in just three years, highlighting its popularity in India. Kia wants to continue this momentum & is planning to bring the Seltos facelift here. Let’s talk about everything we know so far about new Kia Seltos facelift for India.
New Kia Seltos India – Design
The Seltos facelift gets a new DRL design, updated bumpers, more prominent faux skid plate, tweaked headlamps & tail lamps and new dual-tone alloy wheels.
Interior & features
Kia has redesigned the whole dashboard with a lot of soft-touch materials. The facelift now gets a single-piece curved display integrating the infotainment & new instrument cluster along with updated HVAC controls and new rotary knob for gear lever. ADAS is another possibility.
New Kia Seltos India – Specifications
The 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol, 1.4-litre turbo petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engine could continue to be on offer. Re-tuning of engines for more power is possible but nothing can be confirmed as of now. Current gearbox options will mostly be retained.
India launch & pricing
Kia unveiled the Seltos facelift at the Busan Motor Show 2022 last month & has gone on sale in South Korea. What about an India launch? The Seltos facelift has been spotted testing in India. The Auto Expo of 2023 could be the perfect venue for Kia to unveil it. A price hike of Rs 80,000 to Rs 1 lakh is expected, depending on the variants.
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