Published on August 3rd, 2020 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Kia Seltos Estimated Selling Price About RM120,000
An advertisement by a Kia dealer in Malaysia has popped up on Facebook sharing the initial features and also estimated selling price of Kia’s brand new Crossover, the Seltos.
The dealer has indicated a price of RM12x,888 which puts the Seltos right in the middle of the Hyundai Tucson, Subaru XV, Mazda CX-3, the popular Honda HR-V and the avant-garde looking Toyota C-HR.
Here are some of its key features:
- 17-Inch Alloys Wheels – EX & GT Line
- Heads Up Display – HUD
- Leather Upholstery -EX & GT Line
- Rear Air-Conditioning Vents
- Ventilated seats
- Power Front Seats
- Full LED Headlamps and Rear Lamps
- 8-inch Touch Screen Monitor with Android Auto and Apple Car Play Connectivity
- Double Exhaust Muffler
- Wireless Smartphone Charger
- Drive Mode Select (Normal, Eco, Sport)
- Roof Rails
Launched globally just a year ago, the Seltos won an award at the Tech and Auto Awards 2019, Kia Seltos is the Winner of SUV/MPV of the Year Award. In December the same year, the Kia Seltos won Car of the Year at the Autocar Awards2020.
KIA PRESS RELEASE: The name of the Kia Seltos is inspired by Greek mythology and the legend of ‘Celtos’, the son of Hercules. Representing the brave and assertive spirit of Celtos, the ‘S’ in the vehicle’s adapted name implies speed and sportiness. The Seltos has been created for the millennial generation, standing apart from its rivals with a combination of sophisticated, sporty design and the space and capabilities of a traditional SUV – all in a compact package.
The Seltos offers sophisticated exterior design details, such as its long hood, a strong, character line on the front bumper, and sharp lines pressed into the bodywork. Its robust shoulder line, matched with a glasshouse which tapers towards the rear of the car, as well as a rear bumper with a metallic muffler effect, lends this Crossover an air of understated sportiness.
Aimed at youthful, tech-savvy buyers, the cabin is characterized by broad, sweeping shapes and highly technical details. Equipped with a range of technologies to maximize convenience, connectivity and ease of use, the bold design of the cabin incorporates a high-tech 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system and Sound Mood Lighting.
Kia Motors is extending its range of SUVs to fulfill the needs of customers in every market, with the new model bringing many of Kia’s strengths in design, quality and technology to the compact SUV segment for the first time.
The Kia Seltos will be revealed in Malaysia in the coming months and the bookings will start very soon.