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How Fuel-Efficient Is the 2022 Kia Seltos?

2022 Kia Seltos Performance Features

One of the strongest sellers in the compact SUV segment, the 2022 Kia Seltos boasts an all-weather capability, turbocharged engine, ergonomic interior design, reliable driver assistance technology, and great connectivity. Its two-tone roof as well as LED headlights with daytime running lights (DRL) and 18-inch alloy wheels give the Seltos a sharp look. How does it fare in terms of performance though? To answer this question, at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, MO, we give you an overview of the 2022 Kia Seltos performance features.

Engines Available on the 2022 Kia Seltos

The 2022 Kia Seltos offers an option of two engines. The 2.0-liter Multi-Port Injection (MPI) Atkinson engine has an output of 146 hp and a torque rating of 132 lb.-ft. This engine is combined with an Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT). It is available on the LX, S, and EX trims.

The 1.6-liter Turbo Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) has an output of 175 hp and a torque rating of 195 lb.-ft. This engine is combined with a 7-speed dual clutch transmission (DCT). It is available on the Nightfall Edition and SX trims.

2022 Kia Seltos Seating
2022 Kia Seltos Interior Dashboard

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How Is the Fuel Economy of the 2021 Kia Seltos?

The 2.0-liter engine delivers 27 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway, and 29 mpg combined with the all-wheel drivetrain. Further, it achieves 29 mpg in the city, 35 mpg on the highway, and 31 mpg combined with the front-wheel drivetrain.

On the other hand, the 1.6-liter engine makes 25 mpg in the city, 30 mpg on the highway, and 27 mpg combined with the all-wheel drivetrain.

Are you interested in learning more about the 2022 Kia Seltos performance features? Visit us at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, MO or schedule a test drive today! You could also check out the great deals offered on the 2022 Kia Seltos.