A spy video shows a heavily camouflaged SUV which looks like the upcoming Kia SP2i. The car was caught testing over the Goregaon flyover in Mumbai. It is unsure as to what Kia will name this car in India yet. However, the car was recently seen with the name ‘Seltos’.
The Kia SP2i will be revealed on June 20th along with the name. The car was also spotted in production form recently. This shows us the design of the car in its entirety. The SUV gets Kia’s signature ‘Tiger Nose’ grille. It also sports a sharp and aggressive design language. The car will also be available in a dual tone color scheme with glossy roof and silver roof rails.
The new Kia SP2i SUV will run on a 1.5-liter petrol and diesel engine options. Both the engines will be in compliance with the newer BS VI engine norms. The engine is paired with a six speed manual transmission. A dual clutch automatic variant will also be on offer.
The car will also get a ton of features. It is expected to get an infotainment system with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay connectivity. It also gets other nifty features like automatic climate control, mood lighting, 360-degree camera, etc. The car is also expected to get some higher end features like wireless charging and heads up display.
After launch, the car is expected to compete against rivals like the Hyundai Creta, Jeep Compass and the latest MG Hector.