An Introduction to the 2021 Kia Seltos

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Seltos on Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 at 3:16 pm
2021 Kia Seltos driving over a bridge

What is the 2021 Kia Seltos?

Drivers looking for a new crossover SUV may have noticed a new addition to the segment: The 2021 Kia Seltos. What is the 2021 Kia Seltos? What makes this crossover unique? We’ve broken down all the trim level, performance and standard feature information drivers should know.


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The 2021 Kia Seltos is a subcompact crossover SUV available in five trim levels: LX, S, EX, S Turbo and SX Turbo. In terms of size, the 2021 Kia Seltos is positioned between the 2020 Soul and the 2020 Sportage. This crossover differentiates itself from the rest of its segment due to its high degree of versatility and technology-oriented design.

There are two 2021 Kia Seltos engine options. This crossover comes standard with a 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine with 146 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque. As suggested by their names, the S Turbo and SX Turbo trim levels replace the standard powertrain with a 1.6-liter, four-cylinder, turbocharged engine. This turbocharged engine produces 175 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque.

2021 Kia Seltos parked in a lot

What Features Come Standard inside the 2021 Kia Seltos?  


The base 2021 Kia Seltos LX model comes equipped with more than enough convenience, safety and entertainment features to satisfy many drivers. The following features all come standard inside this SUV:

2021 Seltos Entertainment

  • Six Speakers
  • MP3 Playback
  • Bluetooth Music Playback
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto

2021 Seltos Safety

  • Downhill Brake Control
  • Rollover Sensor
  • Dual Front Advanced Airbags
  • Full-Length Side Curtain Airbags

2021 Seltos Convenience

  • Interior Lighting System
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Center Armrest w/ Storage Tray
  • Trip Computer

Interested in purchasing the 2021 Kia Seltos in or around Dayton, OH? Look through the online inventory of Matt Castrucci Kia and explore our selection of available 2021 Seltos models today.

One Response to “An Introduction to the 2021 Kia Seltos”

  1. Jim says:

    Does the 2020 Seltos allow for 2 phones to be connected by Bluetooth at the same time?

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