The Kia Seltos has been creating quite a buzz for some time now and with the South Korean brand finally all set to launch the compact SUV on December 20, the Seltos has arrived at the company’s showroom in the capital. Bookings were already open in September 2019, and the pricing was disclosed last month. The base variant of the Kia Seltos has been priced at Rs. 49.90 lakhs and will top out at Rs. 66.90 lakhs. As of now, Kia Motors Nepal will only bring the Tech Line variant in the Nepalese market. Click here for variant-wise details and pricing of the Kia Seltos.
The Seltos will be available in two engine configurations: a 1.5-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel, and five trims – HTK and HTK+ in petrol, and HTK+, HTK+( AT), and HTX+ in diesel. The 1.5-litre petrol engine delivers 114 Bhp of power at 6300 RPM and 144 NM of torque at 4500 RPM. Similarly, the 1.5-litre diesel churns out 114 Bhp at 4000 RPM and 250 Nm at 1500 RPM. While the petrol variant will be available in a 6-speed manual gearbox, the diesel variant will be offered with both 6-speed manual and automatic transmission options.
Considering the great attention the Seltos has been receiving in the Nepalese market, the compact SUV should be able to make a great impression on the market.