Kia Motors has started its Indian innings with the all-new Seltos compact SUV in August, 2019. The SUV comes in 5 HT-Line and 3 GT-Line trims – packed with 3 future-ready BS6 powertrains. According to a latest media report, the Korean carmaker is working on the Kia Seltos EV electric SUV that will go on sale in 2020. Read – Kia Seltos To Get Expensive Soon
Internally known as SP2 EV, the Kia Seltos Electric SUV will share its platform, design bits and features with the standard model. Though, the electric iteration might receive minor styling changes that will distinguish it from the regular version. The cosmetic changes could be inspired by the global-spec Kia Niro and Soul electric vehicles.
Engine details of the Kia Seltos Electric SUV are still under the wraps. Reports suggest that it might borrow engine from the Kia Soul EV (2020 model) that comes with a 204bhp electric motor powered by a 64kWh lithium-ion battery. Check Out – Modified Kia Seltos In Dual-Tone Colour Looks Classy
Boosted with regenerative braking system, the full electric subcompact crossover SUV can do 0 to 60mph in 9.7 seconds and offers an electric range of 243mile (around 391km). The Kia Seltos Electric SUV is estimated to deliver a range around 400km on a single charge.
Globally, the Kia Seltos electric SUV will enter into production around August, 2020. As of now, there is no clarity whether it will come to India or not. For more information, stay tuned to IndiaCarNews.
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