Here are the top five segment-first features offered with the 2020 Kia Seltos. The SUV locks horns with the likes of Hyundai Creta and Nissan Kicks.
Kia Seltos was the first product from the carmaker and was launched in our market last year. The mid-size SUV is the top-selling car in its segment, and it rubs shoulders with the likes of Hyundai Creta and Nissan Kicks. The SUV looks quite modern and comes loaded with a host of new features. Mechanically, it derives power from a 1.5-litre petrol & diesel engine along with a potent 1.4-litre turbocharged gasoline engine. Here are the top 5 segment-first features offered with the Kia Seltos.
360 Degree View Camera
Car owners are always quite worried about the safety and security of their vehicle while driving or when the car is parked. To offer complete peace of mind to the buyers, the Seltos features 360-degree view camera along with a blind view monitor, which is a first in segment feature.
Blind View Monitor (BVM)
Another segment-first feature that Kia Seltos gets is the Blind View Monitor (BVM). This feature shows a live video of the vehicle’s blind spot in the middle of the instrument cluster from the camera mounted on the side mirror. This BVM comes into action as soon as the turn indicator is activated.
Front Parking Sensors
As per the new safety norms, rear parking sensors are compulsory in all the new cars sold in the Indian market at the moment. Some carmakers have now started offering front parking sensors for added safety and to prevent unwanted collision with any object.
Nowadays, the infotainment system has become a necessity for new-age car buyers in India. The Korean SUV features a first in segment 8-speaker premium Bose sound system with LED mood light specially designed for the Seltos. Along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, the mid-size SUV also features UVO connectivity features by which a person can access a host of connected car functionalities.
Smart 8-inch head-up display
Keeping occupant’s safety in mind, the carmaker offers an 8-inch head-up display, which is also a segment-first feature. It is an excellent utility feature that shows information to assist in safe driving. The head-up display provides information like the vehicle’s speed and navigational updated.