The Korean company KIA announced the release of the new compact crossover Kia Celtos on the Russian market. A 4370 mm long car will take its place among the soul and sportage models. The novelty should become the main competitor of the best-selling Hyundai Creta. The start of sales in Russia is scheduled for 2020.
At the heart of the new crossover is a modern model platform Q2, on which a number of modern Kia models are based. It should be said that Seltos looks much more interesting than its potential competitor in the face of Hyundai Creta. In front, the crossover has a dynamic and aggressive design thanks to the branded radiator grille and narrow LED headlights.
The interior of the crossover has not disappointed, it looks stylish and even rich, much more interesting than the interior of the same Kreta. In fairness, it should be noted that the cost of Kia Celtos will certainly be higher than the competitor. Returning to the novelty of the interior decoration, we have a "floating" 10.25-inch multimedia system touchscreen, as well as a huge trunk of almost 500 liters according to segment standards. Not surprisingly, Seltos surpassed all B-SUV's "colleagues" in the parameter.
Which swings power power units, it consists of three engines. This database offers a 149-liter, 2.0-liter gasoline engine with a 1.6-liter turbo engine for a 177-horsepower. There is also a 134 horsepower diesel engine. Like a motorcycle box, a 6-speed "automatic", a 7-band "robot" and a QTV. The ride will be both front and full. With what engines Kia Celtos gets to Russia, it's not reported.