All-New 2021 Kia Seltos Brings Rugged Refinement to Upstate NY!

2021 Kia Seltos Poughkeepsie NY

Dutchess Kia would like to introduce you to the all-new 2021 Kia Seltos! This SUV, which falls between the Kia Soul & Kia Sportage in terms of size, is designed to give you an energetic driving experience while enjoying some amazing amenities inside.

There will be 5 different versions of the Kia Seltos available at our Poughkeepsie NY dealership location, along with active on-demand AWD that gives you all-weather capability that's needed as winter approaches in the Hudson Valley. The models offered for this all-new SUV are comprised of:

  • 2021 Kia Seltos LX
  • 2021 Kia Seltos EX
  • 2021 Kia Seltos S 2.0L
  • 2021 Kia Seltos S 1.6T
  • 2021 Kia Seltos SX

The numbers after the S trim represent the 2 engine choices, the first being a 146-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder MPI engine paired with Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) that’s offered on the LX, EX & S. The second that’s available for the S & SX is a 175-hp 1.6L Turbo GDI engine paired with 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT).

2021 Kia Seltos Design

The all-new Seltos shares an appearance theme with the new Kia Telluride, but gives you a look all its own. It sense of adventure can be seen in its 7.2" of ground clearance and a tall front end highlighted by Kia’s signature tiger nose grille with diamond-like detail & & an aggressive lower front bumper.

Other exterior design cues for the 2021 Kia Seltos that combine elegance & ruggedness include:

  • Long wheelbase & hood that emphasize robustness
  • Front & rear skid plates and black wheel arch cladding for off-roading
  • Eye-catching 17" & 18" alloy wheels with red wheel center caps
  • Tailgate garnish that connects the rear lamps
  • Sculpted dual exhaust with chrome trim

Once you sit inside the 2021 Kia Seltos at our dealership serving Newburgh NY, you’ll feel right at home inside a meticulously detailed cabin. Between the wide instrument panel designed towards the driver, generous interior space for passengers and an adjustable luggage board to give more versatile cargo stowing options, you’ll enjoy every ride.

2021 Kia Seltos Newburgh NY

2021 Kia Seltos Feature Lineup

There will be so many amenities to choose from when the 2021 Kia Seltos arrives at our dealership serving Kingston NY. One highlight that comes standard in this SUV is a 2-step reclining rear seat that keeps all 2nd-row passengers feeling as comfortable as possible.

In terms of entertainment, there’s a lot to enjoy inside the Seltos. Here are a few of the highlights that either come standard or will be available:

  • 10.25” high-res color touchscreen with satellite radio, UVO telematics, navigation & split-screen display
  • Bose premium audio system with 8 fractal-pattern speakers
  • Up to 3 USB ports for connecting & charging mobile devices
  • Wireless smartphone charging
  • Multi-Bluetooth wireless connectivity to let 2 phones connect to the vehicle at the same time
  • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto for simple smartphone integration

The UVO Link telematics system is also onboard the Seltos to keep you informed about the status of your vehicle. Some all-new niceties debut for this system including:

  • Connected User Profiles to allow joint vehicle access via the Kia Owner’s app to carry their favorite radio stations & remote command suite with them
  • In-Vehicle Notification Center that gives you an inbox reserved for important maintenance, warranty & safety recall notifications
  • Next Generation Connected Notifications for alerts of headlight & taillight light bulb status, 12V battery status and low fuel level
  • Engine Idle Notification and Automatic Engine Shut Off to indicate when the vehicle have been idling for 10 minutes & automatically turns it off to save fuel & battery power

If you opt for the 2021 Kia Seltos SX, you can get some exclusive features like full LED “Beat” lighting for enhanced visibility on the road, mood lighting with 6 sophisticated color themes to give you the atmosphere you desire. In addition to the SX, the Kia Seltos EX & S also offer a sliding front console cover and a leather-wrapped steering wheel & shift knob.

2021 Kia Seltos Kingston NY

2021 Kia Seltos Safety

In terms of keeping you and your loved ones safe, the Seltos has your back. That’s because Kia Drive Wise suite of advanced driver-assistance systems is available to ensure that an accident doesn’t occur whether you’re driving around town on roads like Route 55 or on highways like the NY Thruway & I-84.

The safety tech that comes in handy the most on your daily commute to work or weekend road trips are:

  • Blind spot collision warning & collision avoidance assistance
  • Forward collision avoidance assist to slow you down automatically or even bring you to a stop to prevent a crash
  • Highway driving assist to adjust your speed to the set limit of the road you’re on
  • Smart cruise control for maintaining a set distance from the car in front of you
  • Lane departure warning system, keeping assist system & following assist
  • Driver attention warning to indicate drowsy driving patterns
  • Rear cross-traffic collision avoidance assist for when you’re backing out of a parking spot

Rear occupant alert is also offered for the Seltos, which gets engaged when one of the back doors gets opened before you start your drive. This feature will provide a message in the instrument cluster for you to "check rear seats" to prevent you from leaving the vehicle with something or someone important left inside.

2021 Kia Seltos Middletown NY

The 2021 Kia Seltos will be offered in 12 exterior color choices including 8 single-colored paints and 4 2-tone roof options here at our dealership serving Middletown NY. Contact Dutchess Kia to keep up to date on this all-new SUV and its arrival at our dealership location on Route 9!

Categories: New Inventory