The Kia Seltos 2024 arrives renewed with a new design and improved technology

the renewed Kia Seltos 2024colored Pluto blue, has debuted at the 2022 Los Angeles Auto Show, where the compact SUV underwent major changes. Designed to appeal to consumers who enjoy life on the go, the Seltos has a more commanding presence thanks to a refined exterior design.while inside, an available segment-first widescreen display is the centerpiece of the futuristic, modern cabin.

A highly versatile vehicle

With a live powertrain under the hood and the new X-Line trim added to the range, the Seltos adds excitement to all kinds of adventures, from commuting to urban landscapes and navigating busy city streets, to driving along the coast to practice surfing or looking for the best place to camp.

“Our range of SUVs is stronger than ever, and despite being the smallest of all, the Seltos has been a powerful performer since its introduction,” said Steven Center, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Kia America. “Loaded with outstanding styling, featuring the latest technology, advanced driver assistance systems and enthusiastic performance, the 2024 Seltos
it serves as the perfect gateway to our largest and most capable SUVs when the consumer is ready to step up.”

Kia Seltos 2024. / Photo: Courtesy Kia.

Available in front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations, the 2024 Seltos4 is expected to arrive in dealerships in the first half of 2023.

The main changes of the Kia Seltos 2024

some have been renovated exterior details with futuristic and technical shapes so that the 2024 Seltos stays fresh among the multitude of small SUVs, including:

– The largest tiger nose grill emphasizes width and gives Seltos a stronger appearance with the front grille and available full-projection LED headlamps.
– The available Star Map signature lighting on the front grille creates a distinctive image for passers-by and drivers to recognize Seltos from a distance.
– The new rigid shapes of the front bumper give the Seltos a more confident and robust stance.
– The fog lights vertically they integrate with the daytime running lights for a cleaner look.
– The taillight design on the tailgatein addition to the reversing light and the rear reflector in the lower part of the bumper mimic lighting from the front.
– New geometric tire designs in LX, S, EX and SX trims.
– New and striking Pluto Blue exterior paint available as well as Fusion Black and Valais Green.

Kia Seltos 2024
Kia Seltos 2024. / Photo: Courtesy Kia.

The interior of the 2024 Kia ​​Seltos

The interior space of the Seltos exudes a futuristic air with bright screens and clean, geometric shapes. The 2024 Seltos offers the segment’s first available widescreen combining 10.25-inch instrument cluster and 10.25-inch center display. It also features a new 4.2-inch instrument cluster with updated digital gauges.

The new dashboard trim follows the line of Seltos’ horizontal design elements on the exterior.

Kia Seltos 2024
Kia Seltos 2024. / Photo: Courtesy Kia.

Added style with X-Line

The 2024 Seltos is the last Kia to get an X-Line trim. Choosing this finish adds exterior improvements such as:

– Exclusively designed front grille with gunmetal finish
– Exclusively designed 18-inch wheels
– Black roof rack type bridge
– Gloss black door trim
– X-Line badge

Tried and True Engineering

The Seltos 2024 continues to offer a comfortable, capable and confidence-inspiring experience. The turbocharged engine. The turbocharged engine increases its power and the new available transmission offers a smoother ride and handling.

The 1.6-litre GDI turbocharged four-cylinder engine revised offers a livelier driving experience with an additional 20 horsepower for a total of 195 horsesmated to an 8-speed automatic transmission.

Kia Seltos 2024
Kia Seltos 2024. / Photo: Courtesy Kia.

3 different driving modes

The Seltos 2024 offers three different driving modes: Normal, Smart Y Sporteach of which uses specific powertrain, transmission and steering settings to provide the desired driving experience.

The available active All Wheel Drive (AWD) system is designed for all-weather capability in a variety of circumstances with a center-locking differential that can split power equally between the front and rear wheels, as well as power equally between the front and rear wheels for more severe environments.

Driver comfort and technology

The 2024 Seltos incorporate new driver comfort and technology features designed to make the journey more enjoyable for consumers on the go:

– Four USB ports; two in the front and two in the back help keep devices charged
– Power liftgate6 (available on SX Sunroof Package)
– Ventilated front seats (available on SX package with sunroof)

New additions available to Kia Connect7 integrated connectivity on 2024 Seltos

The MPI 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine delivers 147 hp and 132 lb-ft of torque via an Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT).

Digital Key 2 Touch: Allows customers to use their compatible iPhone, Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy as a virtual vehicle key to lock, unlock and drive. Plus, these keys can be shared with friends and family via text messaging on available devices (available on SX Sunroof Package).

Over-the-air (OTA) map and infotainment updates: Keeps the maps and infotainment system automatically updated with the latest features to help deliver the best driving experience.

Kia Seltos 2024
Kia Seltos 2024. / Photo: Courtesy Kia.

Kia Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

Kia’s Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) keep the 2024 Seltos up-to-date with some of the latest technology with newly added features like:

Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) with pedestrian and cyclist detection: It is designed to detect vehicles, pedestrians and cyclists under certain conditions. If the system detects that a collision may be occurring, the system may apply the brakes to help prevent a collision or lessen the effects in certain conditions.

Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW): It is designed to detect vehicles traveling in the next lane under certain circumstances. If the system detects a vehicle in the blind spot, an icon flashes in the rearview mirror or a chime sounds if the turn signal is on.

Intelligent Speed ​​Limit Assist (ISLA) and Intelligent Speed ​​Limit Warning (ISLW): They can detect the maximum speed limit of a road, warn the driver and even limit the speed of the vehicle depending on the settings.

Other ADAS functions are: Driver Attention Warning, High Beam Assist, Lane Following Assist, Rear View Monitor, Safe Exit Warning.

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The Kia Seltos 2024 arrives renewed with a new design and improved technology