2022 Kia Seltos

Those in the market for a subcompact SUV with a distinct exterior appearance, spacious interior, and generous assortment of technology features should consider purchasing the 2022 Kia Seltos. This crossover stands out from other SUVs in its class due to its style and practicality, making it an easy recommendation for drivers looking for a unique and reliable SUV. Below, we’ve put together all the information SUV shoppers need to know about the design, features, and performance of the 2022 Seltos.

Exterior Design

Exterior Features

The 2022 Kia Seltos comes standard with a large number of useful exterior features, designed for utility as well as appearance. Standard 2022 Seltos exterior features include:

  • Automatic Headlights
  • Projection Fog Lights
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Heated Sideview Mirrors
  • Roof Rails
  • Splash Guards

Bold Colour Selection

The sharp exterior design of the 2022 Kia Seltos wouldn’t be complete without its impressive range of paint options. An assortment of of bold and striking colours are available for the 2022 Seltos, including:

  • Lunar Orange
  • Starbright Yellow
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Dark Ocean Blue
  • Onyx
  • Gravity Grey
  • Neptune Blue
  • Steel Grey
Exterior 2022 Kia Seltos Measurements Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,630 mm
Length 4,370 mm
Width 1,800 mm
Height (LX FWD) 1,625 mm
Height (LX and Above) 1,630 mm

Interior Design

Cargo Flexibility

The 2022 Kia Seltos features 752 litres of dedicated cargo space behind the second row, which expands to 1,778 litres with the rear row folded down. This SUV also sports a dual level cargo floor, making it easy to keep your cargo organized and in place.

Standard Convenience

Numerous comfort and convenience features are included in the standard equipment loadout of the 2022 Kia Seltos. Notable standard amenities include heated front seats, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel, steering wheel-mounted audio controls and more.

Upscale Comfort

The higher trims of the 2022 Seltos offer even more comfort and convenience features your passengers are sure to love. The EX Premium trim adds heated rear seats, air-cooled front seats and ambient mood lighting.

Interior 2022 Kia Seltos Measurements Dimensions (Front and Rear Row)
Head Room (LX FWD and LX) 1,017 / 975 mm
Head Room (EX, EX Premium and SX Turbo) 977 / 975 mm
Shoulder Room 1,409 / 1,395  mm
Hip Room 1,347 / 1,240 mm
Leg Room 1,051 / 965 mm


Elegant and Responsive

A turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.0-litre engine comes standard inside the 2022 Kia Seltos. Outputting 146 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque, drivers will find it easy to accelerate to highway speeds. This powertrain comes standard in the LX FWD, LX, EX, and EX Premium trim levels.

Available Turbocharged Engine

The range-topping configuration of the 2022 Kia Seltos, the SX Turbo trim, offers even more power for drivers who want it. The 2022 Seltos SX Turbo is powered by a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.6-litre engine which produces 175 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque.

2022 Kia Seltos Performance


Engine Specifications: 2.0L 4cyl. Engine 1.6L Turbo 4cyl. Engine
Horsepower 146 hp 175 hp
Torque 132 lb.-ft. 195 lb.-ft.
Transmission Intelligent Variable Transmission 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission


Entertainment Options

There’s no shortage of ways to keep your passengers entertained inside the 2022 Kia Seltos. Through the standard, 8-inch Display Audio infotainment system, drivers will be able to access available features and services such as satellite radio and a Bose premium sound system. The EX Premium trim adds a 10.25-inch multimedia display with integrated navigation.

Device Connectivity

Bluetooth hands-free cell phone connectivity, Apple CarPlay integration, and Android Auto support all come standard inside the 2022 Seltos. These features, along with the available wireless phone charger, make it easy for drivers to stay connected with their favorite services and apps.


Security and Protection

Every 2022 Kia Seltos model comes equipped with active and passive safety features that keep you and your passengers protected. Notable safety feature highlights include:

  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Rear Occupant Alert
  • Safe Exist Assist System
  • Hill-Assist Control
  • Downhill Brake Control
  • Electronic Stability Control

Advanced Driver Aids

Drivers looking for even more safety features can find a number of available driver assistance systems offered in the EX trim and above. The EX trim adds numerous collision avoidance features, including Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist and Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist.

2022 Kia Seltos Trim Levels

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Starting at $23,595*


  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Blind Spot Warning
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Starting at $25,595*


  • All-Wheel Drive
  • 17” Alloy Wheels
  • 8” Display Audio System
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Starting at $28,195*


  • Sunroof
  • Black Sofino Leather
  • Lane Follow Assist
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EX Premium

Starting at $31,195*


  • LED Headlights & Fog Lights
  • Wireless Phone Charging
  • Integrated Navigation System
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SX Turbo

Starting at $33,195*


  • Turbocharged 1.6L Engine
  • Heads-Up Display
  • Bose Premium Audio
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Waterloo Kia can help drivers in the Waterloo area shop for the 2022 Kia Seltos. Our dealership, located at 583 Colby Drive, always has a wide selection of vehicles for drivers to choose from. If you believe the 2022 Seltos is the right SUV for you and your passengers, we encourage you to book a test drive using the form below. Our team will be happy to introduce you to the vehicle and let you get behind the wheel.

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