The Kia Seltos is now the first car in its segment to get six airbags and rear disc brakes as standard across all variants. It also comes equipped with Electronic Stability Control, Hill Assist Control, Vehicle Stability Management, ABS with EBD and Brake Assist and a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System. Kia also offers front parking sensors and a 360-degree camera on select variants.
Besides the Kia Seltos, six airbags as standard fitment are also offered on the Kia Carens, making Kia India the only mass segment manufacturer offering this safety feature as standard. The decision to provide six standard airbags on the Seltos emphasizes Kia’s commitment to offering the best products for its customers and is in line with the increased focus on safety.
‘At Kia, it is our constant effort to update our products at regular intervals, basis our market research and understanding of the ever-evolving demands of customers. India is an important market for Kia globally, and the Seltos, a very important product. We will always strive to better our products regularly and cater to the unmet and unfelt needs of customers here.’ said Hardeep Singh Brar, Vice President and Head of Sales and Marketing, Kia India.
The Kia Seltos is the most popular Kia product in India, accounting for close to 60 per cent of the company’s total sales in the country. Kia India recently crossed the 5-lakh sales milestone in the country in less than three years, thus also making it the fastest car manufacturer to achieve this feat.