2021 Kia Seltos near Mankato, MN
Kia has no intention of being outmatched in the metaphorical arms race that is the modern crossover SUV segment of the automotive industry. The automaker is giving future Kia of Mankato customers a new entry-level crossover SUV platform that offers robust and athletic exterior combined with the equipment and capability to match. When the 2021 Kia Seltos in Mankato, MN arrives at the Kia of Mankato showroom early in the 2020 calendar year, buyers will have the opportunity to take a compact vehicle that is just as comfortable on the road as it is off of the pavement. The five available trim grades of the new Seltos will offer a pair of powertrain options as well as the automaker’s latest technology. Customers can start the pre-ordering process today by calling, 833-212-9673.
The 2021 Kia Seltos is a compact, two-row, five-passenger crossover SUV that will fit between the Kia Soul and Kia Sportage models. Engineers and designers working on the 2021 Seltos have delivered a vehicle with ‘bold design and delicate details,’ according to the information released by the automaker. The exterior style is highlighted by a tall front end with more than 7 inches of ground clearance that also features the Kia signature tiger-nose grille. While it offers an aggressive look, the design team has not compromised the vehicle’s capability. When passengers are sitting in the rear seat, there will still be 26.6 cubic-feet of cargo volume and up to 62.8 cubic-feet when the rear seat is folded down. Additionally, both front and all three rear passengers will have plenty of room to stretch their legs.
People considering the 2021 Kia Seltos will have a pair of engines to choose from. The base powertrain is a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine mated to the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission. It will produce 146 horsepower. For more performance, the vehicle can also employ a turbocharged 1.6-liter, four-cylinder engine mated to a seven-speed transmission – making 175 horsepower.
Kia has never been shy about equipping its vehicles with the latest connectivity technology. All versions of the 2021 Seltos will be equipped with a smartphone-compatible infotainment system that will offer access to the Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ suites of applications. Additionally, the Seltos can also be equipped with a 10¼-inch touchscreen with satellite, telematics and split-screen capability.