KIA Seltos crossover sales break records in India

KIA Seltos crossover sales break records in India

December 3, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

SUV’s market debut took place two months ago, and since then the crossover has been holding the title of best seller in the crossover and SUV segment. So what did the novelty like to Indian motorists?

from the very beginning of sales in India, the Kia Seltos Orean crossover began to be in high demand. The interest from local motorists helped the model break into the leaders in the SUV segment of the Indian car market. At the end of October, this model sold 12 854 copies, and last month its sales reached 14 005 cars. Experts associate this love of local motorists with the spectacular appearance of the novelty, as well as the rich selection of available engines and transmissions. Another advantage is the wide range of useful electronics. Despite the fact that the car is positioned as a model of the budget segment.

The Seltos engine range includes a 1.5-liter gasoline engine and diesel, as well as a 1.4-liter turbo engine. Their power varies from 115 to 140 hp, and in conjunction with them work a six-speed “mechanics”, a seven-speed “robot” or a variator. Drive – front only.

 The list of available options includes BOSE acoustics, video surveillance cameras, an electrically adjustable driver’s seat, a glass roof, wireless charging for gadgets, as well as the ability to select driving modes, etc.

Prices for KIA Seltos range from 0.97 to 1.7 million rupees. However, from January 1, 2020, prices for the crossover will creep up.

 In the first three months, a low price tag was needed by the automaker in order to attract the attention of buyers.