Kia Seltos, the much awaited SUV is up for booking from 15th July onwards. Bookings will be accepted through the company’s website as well as the dealership outlets. There is no official confirmation on the pricing though we expect it to be in the range of 11-17 lakhs.
has been the subject of discussion among car enthusiasts since its arrival. Kia Seltos is the first model from Kia Motors
Corporation, an automobile manufacturer hailing from Seoul, South Korea. It is currently the second largest automobile manufacturer in South Korea, the largest being Hyundai
The company is now focused on establishing a strong base in India through showrooms and touchpoints. The cars will be manufactured in a facility located at Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh. The manufacturing unit is set up with a huge investment of 1.1 billion US Dollars and has an annual production capacity of 300,000 units.
Once launched, Kia Seltos will put its competitors such as Nissan Kicks
, Renault Captur
, Hyundai Creta
, MG Hector
, Mahindra XUV 500
, and Tata Harrier
in a tough spot. Kia also announced its MPV named Kia Carnival
next year. A total of six back-to-back launches is expected over a couple of years.
We have an exciting piece of news for Keralites. Kia cars will be available in Kerala through Alyson Kia in Malappuram, Calicut, and Kannur districts and through Incheon Kia in Palakkad, Thrissur, Ernakulam, and Kottayam districts.