2022 Kia Seltos Arrives with New Nightfall Edition

05/28/21 ID: 17494

IRVINE, Calif., May 27, 2021 – Since its February 2020 debut, Seltos has risen to be one of Kia’s strongest sellers in a highly competitive segment.  The 2022 Kia Seltos SUV arrives with more standard safety technology and brawny good looks with the new Turbo Nightfall Edition. 

  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection1, Lane Keeping Assist1, Lane Departure Warning1, Driver Attention Warning1, Lane Following Assist1 and High Beam Assist1 are now standard across the Seltos lineup.
  • The 10.25-inch display, UVO link connectivity, remote start added to key fob and auto climate control is standard on all but the LX trim.
  • New Nightfall Edition AWD trim includes exclusive 18-inch matte black alloy wheels, unique black grill, rugged stand-up roof rails and rugged side sills.
  • SX AWD features flat-bottom steering wheel. A Plum interior also is available.
Trim Levels/Pricing1 – MSRP (excludes $1,255 destination)
  • LX AWD
2.0L $22,590
  • S FWD
2.0L $22,790
  • S AWD
2.0L $24,290
  • EX AWD
2.0L $25,890
  • Nightfall Edition AWD
1.6L Turbo $26,790
  • SX AWD
1.6L Turbo $28,080
  • 2.0-liter four-cylinder MPI engine producing 146 horsepower and 132 lb.-ft. of torque, managed by an Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) 
  • 1.6-liter Turbo GDI engine outputting 175 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque, paired with a 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) 
Fuel Economy2 – EPA-est. MPG: (city/highway/combined):
  • LX AWD: 
  • S FWD:
  • S AWD:
  • EX AWD:
  • Nightfall Edition: 
  • SX AWD
Available Drive Wise Driver Assistance Features1:
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist w/ Pedestrian Detection
    • Std: LX AWD, S FWD, S AWD, Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
    • Std: LX AWD, S FWD, S AWD, Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
    • Std: LX AWD, S FWD, S AWD, Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
    • Std: LX AWD, S FWD, S AWD, Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Lane Following Assist (LFA)
    • Std: LX AWD, S FWD, S AWD, Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Blindspot-Collision Avoidance Assist-Rear (BCA-R) 
    • Std:  Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist (RCCA)
    • Std:  Nightfall Edition, EX AWD, SX AWD
  • Highway Driving Assist (HDA)
    • Std:  SX AWD
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Cyclist Detection
    • Std:  SX AWD
  • Safe Exit Assist (SEA)
    • Std:  SX AWD
  • Overall Length:
172.0 in.
  • Overall Width:
70.9 in.
  • Overall Height:
63.6 in. (without roof rails)


64.2 in. (with roof rails)
  • Wheelbase:
103.5 in.
  • Cargo Capacity:
62.8 cu. ft (behind 1st row, lowered dual-level cargo floor)


26.6 (behind 2nd row, lowered dual-level cargo floor)
  • Curb Weight, max:  
3,185 lbs. (LX, S, EX)


3,317 lbs. SX (Nightfall Edition and SX)

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1 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blind spot or direction of travel. Always drive safely and use caution.

2 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

3 Based on EPA estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.