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Kia Seltos Essendon Kia

Tech-smart. Style-conscious. Designed to adapt to you. Engineered to move you. The Seltos raises the bar on what a small SUV can be.

Seltos
sel-tos / [sɛltɒs]

 

Inspired by Greek mythology, the name of the car represents the brave spirit of "Celtos", the son of Hercules, whereas the "S" signifies its speed and sportiness.

Urban with an edge

From its sharp lines and sculpted curves to the strong shoulder lines and intricate details, the Seltos takes small SUV design to a whole new level.

Urban with an Edge
Design Highlights

New Design Chapter

Inspired by the future, the Seltos has a striking new design language that, is classic Kia, yet takes things in a bold new directions.

Design Highlights

Diamond Pattern Grille

The wide tiger nose grille and long hood blend perfectly, creating an unforgettable front fascia.

Available on GT-Line grade.

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LED Technology

Crafted to illuminate.
Powerful and iconic, not only in the dark of night, but also in broad daylight.

Available on GT-Line grade. Overseas model shown

 

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Alloy Wheels

The 18” alloy wheels complement the progressive design lines of the Seltos.

18" alloy wheels available on GT-Line grade.
17" alloy wheels available on Sport+ and Sport grades.

Design Highlights

LED Rear Combination Tail Lights

Powerful and iconic Seltos heartbeat shaped tail light.

Available on GT-Line grade.

Crafted to Illuminate

Crafted to Illuminate

LED lighting designers and engineers share the Kia Seltos lighting innovations and how they translated the sound of music to the visuals of lighting.

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High Tech in High Style

The progressive design continues on the interior of the Seltos. Adjustability, versatility and forward-thinking features were designed to create a driving experience that is more connected than ever before.

High Tech in High Style
Interior Highlights

10.25" HD Touch Screen

Class Leading 10.25-inch touch screen infotainment system providing a seamless access to a range of features - such as advanced split-screen functionality, allowing you to control or monitor numerous features at the same time, and customise the screen to display up to three compatible applications simultaneously.

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Bose® Premium Speaker System

The art of sound.
Featuring 8 speakers uniquely integrated around the cabin, the music will have you surrounded. You don’t just hear the music; the distinctive stereoscopic design gives it a bold and unique visual presence.

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Sound Mood Lighting

Because your music lights up the room.
Colour-changing lights are placed throughout to highlight the interior’s daring design.

Overseas model shown. Image has been enhanced. Lighting performance will differ. Available on GT-Line grade.

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Fast Wireless Charging (Qi)

Delivering a faster charge than conventional wireless chargers, you can now quickly recharge your smartphone devices without the use of messy and unwieldy cables.

Requires compatible phone. Available on GT-Line grade.

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8" Head-Up Display

By projecting information such as current speed, posted speed limits and navigation information in your line of sight, the Head-up display can help you keep your focus in front of you.

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7" Supervision Instrument Cluster Display

Get crucial vehicle and driving information from this multi-function colour trip computer & screen.

Available on GT-Line grade.

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Smart Key with Push Button Start

Turn the Seltos on and off at the touch of a button - without having to take your key out from your pocket or bag. Faster and smarter, it's another way Seltos is using tech to change the way you move.

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Drive Mode Select

Adapted to the way you move.
The Seltos features three distinct driving modes. Normal takes on every day driving, Eco maximises fuel economy, while Sport optimises performance.

Symphony of Sound and Light

Symphony of Sound and Light

Your driving experience is driven by music. That’s why the Bose® Sound System is designed and engineered specifically for the unique cabin acoustics of Seltos.

Consisting of two tweeters, five speakers and a subwoofer strategically placed throughout the cabin, the audio system ensures an acoustic experience that’s as good as it gets, giving you maximum enjoyment wherever you go.

Symphony of Sound and Light

Is it Party Time? Or are you getting ready for a road trip?

With 8 different colour settings and 6 themes to choose from, transform the interior and bring your music to life with the class leading Sound Mood Lighting, pulsing to the beat.

Available on GT-Line grade.

Symphony of Sound and Light
Connected like never before

Connected like never before

Now it's even easier to listen to your music and navigate your way through the city with Three App Display, Split Screen and Bluetooth multi-connection which allows you to pair multiple devices through Bluetooth at once.

Available on GT-Line, Sport+ and Sport grades.

Comfort and Flexibility

Comfort and Flexibility

Designed for Comfort

Personalise your comfort with 10-way power Driver Seat and 8-way power Front Passenger Seat.

Available on GT-Line grade

Comfort and Flexibility

Split Fold Rear Seats

No matter how you configure your space, the Seltos seats will effortlessly adapt to let you pack everything and anything in.

Comfort and Flexibility

Ventilated & Heated Front Seats

Enjoy the ultimate comfort all year-round with 3 incremental levels for heated seats during cooler weather and soothing cool airflow on warm days.

Available on GT-Line grade

Engineered To Move You

Agile, fun and efficient, the city is now yours.

Engineered To Move You

Powertrain & Drivetrain

Powertrain & Drivetrain

Tuned in Australia

To deliver exceptional handling with comfort and dependability to suit our roads, the Seltos was subjected to an extensive Local Ride and Handling Tuning program over thousands of kilometres across urban and country roads in Australia.

Powertrain & Drivetrain

Engineering Bliss

Excite yourself with the dynamic All Wheel Drive 1.6L turbo charged engine or enjoy the efficient Front Wheel Drive 2.0L Multi-point injection engine.

2.0L MPi engine available on Sport+ CVT, Sport & S grades.

1.6L T-GDI engine available on Sport+ DCT and GT-Line grades.

Powertrain & Drivetrain

Transmission

The 2.0 MPi engine is mated to a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) to further improve fuel efficiency, while the 1.6T-GDi engine is mated to the second generation 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission, which sees greater reliability and efficiency.

7-Speed DCT available on GT-Line & Sport+ grades.

7-Speed DCT available on GT-Line & Sport+ grades.

Committed to Safety

Constructed on a chassis comprising of extensive use of advanced high-strength steel and fitted with some of the most advanced active safety features available, the Seltos always has your safety in mind.

Committed to Safety
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Blind Spot Detection (BSD) and Blind Spot Collision Avoidance (BCA)*

The Blind Spot Detection system provides an audio-visual warning to alert the driver of vehicles in blind spots and the rear corners of the car.

A Kia first, the Blind Spot Collision Avoidance system uses Electronic Stability Control to activate the brakes and help prevent or reduce the risk of collision with vehicles in the adjacent lane or coming from behind when the driver switches lanes.

Available on GT-Line and Sport+ grades.

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Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist (RCCA)*

The Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance (RCCA) system activates when reversing out of a parking spot or driveway.

The system warns the driver if it detects any incoming traffic in either direction behind the vehicle while the vehicle is reversing and also applies the brakes to help reduce the risk of collision.

>Available on GT-Line and Sport+ grades

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Lane Following Assist (LFA) & Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)*

Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) will sense if the car is drifting out of the lane, providing audio-visual alerts & haptic steering feedback to assist the driver to correct.

Lane Following Assist (LFA) will help the vehicle remain in the centre of the lane by continuously correcting the course of the vehicle when Cruise Control is activated.

Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) available on all grades.
Lane Following Assist Available on GT-Line grade.

Safety Highlights

Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) with Forward Collision Warning (FCWS)*

Using radar and camera data, the Seltos senses the potential for a collision with a pedestrian, car or cyclist ahead, and applies emergency braking to avoid or reduce the effects of a collision.

AEB with car, pedestrian & cyclist detection available on GT-Line, Sport+, Sport with Safety Pack and S with Safety Pack grades.
AEB with car & pedestrian detection available on Sport and S grades.

Safety Highlights

Safe Exit Alert*

Safe Exit Alert will detect and warn you of approaching vehicles when they enter your blind spot zone before opening your door and leaving your vehicle.

Available on GT-Line grade.

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Airbags Protection

Continuous engineering advances and breakthroughs in material design have led to the Seltos's exceptionally strong body construction and strategically placed 6 depowered airbags, to help reduce the chances of injury, all of which help to increase your peace of mind.

Safety Highlights

Front and Rear Parking Sensors*

Know your surroundings better with front and rear parking sensors giving an audible warning when detecting certain objects close to your vehicle. Perfect for when manoeuvring into tight spaces.

Front parking sensors available on GT-Line and Sport+ grades.
Rear parking sensors available on all grades.

Safety Highlights

Reversing Camera with Dynamic Guidelines*

Now you can see where you are going when you are backing up. The dynamic guidelines help to keep you on track, resulting in perfect parking every time.

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Driver Attention Alert (DAA) & Driver Attention Alert + (DAA+)

The DAA system monitors driver steering inputs and driving patterns using cameras & sensors, and provides an audio-visual warning when careless driving is detected.

DAA+ provides an audio-visual alert when the car in front has moved to notify the driver.

DAA available on Sport & S grades.
DAA+ available on GT-Line, Sport+, Sport with Safety Pack and S with Safety Pack grades.

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