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2023 Kia Seltos Facelift Fuel Efficiency Figures Revealed

The fuel efficiency (mileage) figures of the recently launched 2023 Kia Seltos facelift have finally been revealed officially. Here are the details: –

PowertrainClaimed Fuel Efficiency
1.5-litre N.A. Petrol with Manual17 kmpl
1.5-litre N.A. Petrol with CVT Automatic17.7 kmpl
1.5-litre Turbo-Petrol with iMT (clutchless manual)17.7 kmpl
1.5-litre Turbo-Petrol with DCT Automatic17.9 kmpl
1.5-litre Diesel with iMT (clutchless manual)20.7 kmpl
1.5-litre Diesel with Automatic19.21 kmpl
2023 Kia Seltos Facelift Mileage Figures
  • As the above tables indicate, the new Kia Seltos comes with three engine options, including a new 1.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine.
  • Compared to the pre-facelift version of the Seltos, its upgraded version is slightly more fuel efficient.

Now, here’s a look at its engine specifications: –

Engine1.5-litre petrol1.5-litre turbo-petrol (NEW)1.5-litre diesel
Max. Power115PS160PS116PS
Max. Torque144Nm253Nm250Nm
Transmission6-speed manual / CVT6-speed iMT / 7-speed DCT6-speed iMT / 6-speed AT
Idle Start/Stop System
2023 Kia Seltos Facelift Engine Specifications

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  • The newly introduced 1.5-litre turbo-petrol engine replaces the previously available 1.4-litre turbo-petrol mill.
  • At 160PS, this engine makes the Seltos the most powerful SUV in its class.
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Variants and Features

  • Kia offers the Seltos in three trim levels: Tech Line (HT Line), GT Line and X-Line. The former is subdivided into five variants: HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX and HTX+.
  • When it comes to features, the Seltos has gained numerous new features with the facelift update. These include dual-zone climate control, panoramic sunroof, bigger 18-inch alloy wheels, and Level-2 ADAS, which includes active safety features like auto emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist, blind spot monitoring and much more. Click here for variant-wise complete feature details.
2023 Kia Seltos facelift fuel efficiency (mileage) and price

Price and Rivals

  • Kia has priced the facelifted Seltos between Rs 10.89 lakh and Rs 19.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), making it the most expensive SUV in its category.
  • In the bustling realm of the mid-size SUV segment, the Kia Seltos faces competition from worthy contenders like Toyota Hyryder, Maruti Grand Vitara, Skoda Kushaq, Hyundai Creta, MG Astor and Volkswagen Taigun.