2023 Kia Seltos Facelift: All Variants Explained!

Kia Seltos Facelift

Kia has unveiled the Seltos Facelift for India and has introduced some best features which are not available in the rival SUVs. The Seltos facelift comes with three powertrains – 1.5 L NA Petrol, 1.5 L Turbo Diesel, and 1.5 L Turbo Petrol. The 1.5 L NA Petrol will power the HTE, HTK, HTK+, and HTX variants with Manual and CVT Gearbox option. The 1.5 L Turbo Diesel powers the HTE, HTK, HTK+, HTX, HTX+, GTX+, and X-Line with iMT Gearbox from HTE to HTX+ variant, and Automatic Gearbox for HTX, GTX+, and X-Line variant. The 1.5 L Turbo Petrol powers the HTK+, HTX+, GTX+, and X-Line+ variant with iMT Gearbox for HTK+ and HTX+ variant, and DCT Gearbox for HTX+, GTX+, and X-Line variants. Here we’ll break down all the variants of the Seltos Facelift to see what these variants has to offer.

HTE Variant

  • Halogen Projector Headlamps
  • Fabric Seat Upholstery
  • 16-inch steel wheels
  • Front Map Lamps
  • Rear Room Lamps
  • Tilt Steering Wheel
  • Gear Shift Indicator
  • Rear AC vents
  • Adjustable front headrests
  • Height Adjustable Driver Seat
  • Rear Door Sunshade
  • Retractable Roof Assist Handle
  • Sunglass Holder
  • 4.2-inch digital instrument cluster
  • Headlamp Escort function

The HTE variant is the base variant of the Kia Seltos Facelift.

HTK Variant

  • Silver Roof Rack
  • Projector Fog Lamps
  • Turn Indicators on ORVM
  • Front and Rear Mudguards
  • 8-inch infotainment system
  • Wireless Apple Carplay/Android Auto
  • Steering mounted audio controls
  • Auto Light Control
  • Driver-side power window auto down
  • Electric adjustable ORVMs
  • Driver rear view monitor

    The HTK Variant sits on top of the HTE Variant and it has all the features from the HTE variant.

HTK+ Variant

  • Panoramic Sunroof (with Turbo variants only)
  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • LED Front Fog lamps
  • Star Map LED DRLs
  • Push Button Engine Start/Stop
  • Automatic Climate Control
  • Driver-side Auto Up/down
  • Rear Defogger
  • Rear Wiper and Washer
  • Cruise Control

    The HTK+ Variant sits on top of the HTK Variant and it has all the features from the HTK variant.

HTX Variant

  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • LED Headlamps
  • LED Taillamps, and LED Fog lamps
  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Black and Beige Dual-tone dashboard
  • Air Purifier
  • 10.25-inch infotainment system
  • Kia Connect
  • Al Voice-Recognition System
  • Amazon Alexa voice assistant
  • Dual-zone Climate Control
  • Ambient Lighting
  • Auto Dimming IRVM
  • Tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel
  • All Power Windows with Up and Down
  • Paddle Shifters (for automatic variant only)
  • Drive Mode and Traction Control (for automatic variant only)
  • Rear Center Armrest

    The HTX Variant sits on top of the HTK+ Variant and it has all the features from the HTK+ variant.

HTX+ Variant

  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Glossy-black rear roof spoiler
  • Full-black interiors with brown inserts
  • Brown leatherette seat upholstery with geometric pattern
  • 10.25-inch fully digital instrument cluster
  • Front Ventilated Seats
  • 8-way power adjustable driver’s seat
  • UV Cut Glass
  • 8-speaker Bose Premium Sound System

    The HTX+ Variant sits on top of the HTX Variant and it has all the features from the HTX variant.

GTX+ Variant

  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • GT Line Exclusive Front and Rear Body Kit
  • Body Color Front and Rear Bumper Inserts
  • Dual Sports Exhaust (for turbo variants only)
  • Glossy Black Roof Rails
  • All Black Interior
  • Black leatherette seat upholstery
  • Sporty Black Roof Lining
  • ADAS Level 2
  • 360-Degree Camera
  • Electric Parking Brake with Auto Hold Function
  • Rain-Sensing Wipers

    The GTX+ Variant sits on top of the HTX+ Variant and it has all the features from the HTX+ variant.


  • Matte Graphite Radiator Grille
  • Glossy Black ORVM and Matte Graphite Door Handle
  • All Black Interiors with Green Sage Inserts
  • Sage Green Leatherette Seat Upholstery
  • D-Cut Steering Wheel with Seltos logo and Orange Stitching
  • 8-inch Heads-up Display

    The X-Line Variant sits on top of the HTE Variant and it has all the features from the HTX variant.

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