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Kia Motors Corporation makes global debut of SUV Seltos

Kia Motors Corporation makes global debut of SUV Seltos
The vehicle is likely to priced between Rs 11-17 lakh and will take on head-on segment leader Hyundai Creta, Mahindra XUV500 among others.
NEW DELHI, June 20: Korean auto major Kia Motors Corporation Thursday unveiled globally midsize sports utility vehicle Seltos, which will be launched in the Indian market ahead of the festive season this year.

The Seltos will come strapped with BS VI-compliant petrol and diesel engines, will have both manual and automatic transmission trims in both fuel options. The vehicle is likely to priced between Rs 11-17 lakh and will take on head-on segment leader Hyundai Creta, Mahindra XUV500 among others. The company will open bookings for the car in the middle of next month.

Manohar Bhat, head (sales & marketing), Kia Motors India, said, “We will start sales with the largest distribution network among any car company launching operations in India. We will have 265 touch points operational across 160 cities from day one.”

The Seltos will be manufactured locally at Kia’s facility in Andhra Pradesh. The company has total installed capacity of 300,000 units at the facility and will roll out three additional products over the next four years to up utilisation.
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