2021 Kia Seltos Williamsburg VA
2020 Kia Seltos at Williamsburg Kia
Kia is adding to it’s SUV lineup with the addition of the 2021 Seltos model! This adventurous beast seamlessly combines modern styling with well-engieered capability for a comfortable and fun drive time after time. Plus, it comes loaded with all the latest features from modem tech to advanced safety and every category in between. Keep reading the rest of our 2021 Kia Seltos model review to learn more about this outstanding model and all that it has to offer!
- 2 Engine Options
- FWD or AWD
- Up to 34 MPG Highway
- Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist Rear
- Tire Pressure Monitoring
- Safe Exit Assist
- Wireless Smartphone Charging
- 8-inch Touchscreen
- Power Sunroof
Can you talk about some of the features available?
The Seltos is offered in five trim levels for the 2021 model year — LX, S, EX, S Turbo, and SX Turbo. Standard features include dual-level cargo floor, remote keyless entry, Apple and Android smartphone integration, a rearview camera with dynamic parking guidance, and an 8-inch touchscreen. The upper trim levels expand on the LX’s offerings with a leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated mirrors, LED daytime running lights, roof rails, a power sunroof, Smart Key & Push Button Start, wireless phone charging, rear USB ports, and so much more!
Can you tell me about the powertrain options for the Seltos?
There are two engine options offered for the Seltos model. The first is a 2.0-liter inline-4 that generates up to 146 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque and comes mated to a continuously variable automatic transmission. The EPA has estimated that this engine can reach up to 34 miles per gallon on the highway with standard front-wheel drive. All-wheel-drive is available with this engine. The second engine offered, a 1.6-liter turbocharged inline-4 pumps out 175 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired with a 7-speed automatic transmission and standard all-wheel-drive reaching up to 30 miles per gallon on the highway. Both engines are outfitted with engine start/stop technology to enhanced fuel economy.
Could you share more information about the Seltos’ safety features?
The Seltos comes packed with driver assistance technology to protect the driver and passengers from the worst. Safety features that stand out include Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist Rear that detects vehicles in the Seltos’ blind spot and applies brake pressure to the front wheel on the opposite side to remain the lane. Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist is also available, utilizing a radar system to detect potential collisions and automatically applies the brakes if necessary. Other safety features include Lane Keeping Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance, and Safe Exit Assist which alerts passengers of vehicles approaching the rear of the vehicle when they try to exit the vehicle with rear sensors.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 Kia Seltos
If you are ready to swap out your current ride and get behind the wheel of a 2021 Kia Seltos now is the time to make the trip down to Williamsburg Kia today! Our friendly sales associates will help you navigate the lot to find the Seltos trim level that best matches all your wants and needs and accompany you on a test drive so you can experience the ride and handling of the Seltos for yourself! If you can’t make it down to the dealership in person today, head over to our new model inventory page to check out all the 2021 Kia Seltos trim levels we currently have in stock from the comfort of your home!