Kia has claimed that its 2024 Seltos SUV will be endowed with a distinct advantage over all other automotives in its class. According to the South Korean carmaker, the forthcoming vehicle will boast a revolutionary powertrain technology that stands to revolutionize the segment.
The powertrain in question is an advanced hybrid system with an electric motor and gasoline engine. The Seltos will be among the first of its kind to feature this propulsion system, which is expected to provide superior fuel economy and lower emissions than traditional gasoline-only models.
The electric motor will be powered by a lithium-ion battery, which Kia claims will offer significantly higher energy density than existing lithium-ion batteries. This will enable the Seltos to remain in all-electric mode for longer periods of time and thus offer superior fuel efficiency. In addition, the hybrid system is said to be engineered to provide an optimal balance between power and efficiency while also being able to switch between electric and gasoline modes seamlessly.
Kia has also stated that the Seltos will come with an advanced regenerative braking system. This system will utilize the electric motor to convert kinetic energy into electricity and store it in the vehicle’s battery, thus extending the electric range. The company claims that this system will be significantly more efficient than traditional regenerative braking systems.
The Seltos is expected to be released sometime in 2024. Kia has promised that the new SUV will be equipped with the most cutting-edge powertrain technology available, making it a compelling option in its segment. With its advanced hybrid system and regenerative braking, the vehicle is expected to offer superior fuel efficiency and lower emissions, making it an attractive choice for eco-conscious consumers.