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2022 Kia Seltos facelift SUV

2022 Kia Seltos facelift – All about 2022 Kia Seltos facelift ✓ Specification ✓ Exterior ✓ Interior ✓ Mileage ✓ Color ✓ Features ✓ Price ✓ Comparison

The South Korean automobile company Kia can soon launch the facelift model of its most successful model Seltos SUV in India. The company first launched the Seltos SUV in 2019. Testing of Kia Seltos facelift has started in South Korea. According to media reports, some of its photos have also surfaced. Kia Seltos is one of the best selling SUV in India. In India so far 1.5 lakh units have been sold in two years. In the photo that has surfaced, it can be seen that it has been covered with a black cloth during testing. Only the windscreen, windows, LED headlights can be seen in the photo.

2022 Kia Seltos facelift Exterior and Interior:

The Kia facelift will also be developed on the company’s new design philosophy opposite United, on which the Kia Cars is also based. If media reports are to be believed, the upcoming Kia facelift can get revised headlamps, updated DRLs, revised grille, better front bumper and more attractive grilles, updated taillight as well as many new things. On the other hand, talking about the interior, there will not be much change in it. Along with the new color scheme, the Kia Seltos facelift can see many more special things including better connected car features, panoramic sunroof, air purifier, 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system. At the same time, engine and power as well as transmission options can also be the same as the current model.

2022 Kia Seltos facelift Engine:

The new Seltos in its new avatar could ditch the diesel engine. As per reports, Kia may include a hybrid version of the Seltos that will use the same engine as the newly launched Niro hybrid model. The 1.6-litre petrol engine is mated to an electric motor with a combined output of 140 hp and 265 Nm of peak torque. However, it is not yet confirmed whether Kia will bring the hybrid model to India as well. Apart from the hybrid unit, the 2022 Kia Seltos is likely to be offered with the same petrol engine as the other existing models. Kia offers Seltos in three powertrains in India. Apart from the 1.4-litre turbo petrol unit, there is a 1.5-litre petrol and a diesel unit. Transmission work is handled by either a 6-speed manual or automatic, 7-speed automatic and IMT gearbox.

Petrol engine 2022 Kia Seltos facelift
Engine type 1.5-litre MPi petrol engine
Displacement 1497 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 113 bhp @ 6,300 rpm
Torque 144 Nm @ 4,500 rpm
Transmission 6-speed Manual or CVT Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Drivetrain FWD
Driving Range 850 kmrs
Petrol engine 2022 Kia Seltos facelift
Engine type 1.4-litre kappa turbo GDi petrol engine
Displacement 1,353 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 138 bhp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 242 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission 7-speed dual-clutch Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Drivetrain FWD
Driving Range 850 kmrs
Petrol engine 2022 Kia Seltos facelift
Engine type 1.6-litre hybrid petrol engine
Displacement 1,593 cc
No. of cylinders 4
Power 143 bhp @ 6,000 rpm
Torque 245 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission 6-speed Manual or torque-converter Automatic
Emission Standard BS-6
Drivetrain FWD
Driving Range 1050, 950 kmrs
Kia Seltos facelift – Dimensions & Weight
Length 4,315 mm
Width 1,800 mm
Height 1,620 mm
Wheelbase 2,610 mm
Ground Clearance 190 mm
Capacity
No. of Doors 5-Doors
Seating Capacity 5-Person
No. of Seating Rows 2-Rows
Bootspace 433-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 50-litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension McPherson Strut with Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheel Type Steel Rims
Front Tyres 205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyres 215 / 65 R16

2022 Kia Seltos faceliftMileage:

Fuel Type Transmission ARAI Mileage
Petrol (1353 cc) Automatic (Dual Clutch) 17.0 kmpl
Petrol (1497 cc) Manual 17.0 kmpl
Petrol(1498 cc) Automatic (CVT) 17.0 kmpl
Diesel (1593 cc) Manual 23.0 kmpl
Diesel (1593 cc) Automatic (Torque-Converter) 21.0 kmpl

2022 Kia Seltos faceliftFeatures:

Standard Features:-

  • 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
  • Digital driver display with GPS Navigation
  • My Kia Connected car-tech
  • Leatherette upholstery
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Ambient lighting
  • Touch sensitive buttons for the climate control
  • BOSE Sound System – 8 speakers with sub-woofer
  • Wireless charger and a sunroof
  • Automatic climate control
  • Auto headlamps and auto wipers
  • Cruise control
  • a cooled glove-box
  • Rear multi-view camera with guidelines
  • Driver side window one touch up/down with pinch guard
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Push button start/stop
  • Keyless Entry

Safety Features:-

  • Six Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Blind-spot detection system
  • Brake disc wiping
  • Hill hold control
  • Central Locking with Child safety locks
  • Rear Parking Sensor and Camera
  • Typre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Speed Sensing Door Lock

Kia Seltos facelift – Colours:

  • Intense Red
  • Clear White
  • Glacier White Pearl
  • Steel Silver
  • Gravity Gray
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Intelligency Blue
  • Punchy Orange

Dual-tone

  • Glacier White Pearl/ Aurora Black Pearl
  • Steel Silver/ Punchy Orange
  • Glacier White Pearl/ Punchy Orange
  • Punchy Orange/ Clear White
  • Grey with Black
  • Silver + Black
  • Gravity Gray [Matt Clear]

2022 Kia Seltos facelift – Rivals:

  • Volkswagen Taigun
  • MG Astor
  • Kia Seltos
  • Honda Elevate
  • New Mahindra XUV500
  • New Upcoming Maruti Suzuki SUV

2022 Kia Seltos facelift Price:

2022 Kia Seltos facelift Expected Price (ex-showroom, India)
Base Variant INR 10.55 lakhs.
Top Variant INR 18.25 lakhs.

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