A roomy cabin, slick infotainment systems, and engaging driving dynamics make the 2022 Kia Seltos a subcompact SUV to reckon with. Its charming chassis and comfortable interior make it a favorite among prospective buyers. How does it compare to the competition though? To understand, at Mark Martin Kia in Batesville, AR, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2022 Kia Seltos vs 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross.
2022 Kia Seltos
2022 Toyota Corolla Cross
|2.0-liter Multi-Port Injection (MPI) Atkinson engine
|Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
||Continuously Variable Transmission with intelligence and Shift Mode (CVTi-S)
||Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
As seen in the table above, the two models are at par in terms of their engine capacity. When it comes to long city commutes, though, the 2022 Kia Seltos is a better bet since it has a fuel tank capacity that is 0.8 gallons more than the 2022 Toyota Corolla Cross. Not only will you need fewer refueling stops, but you will also save on gas. There are other parameters where the 2022 Kia Seltos stands out.
Picked by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety as a 2022 TOP SAFETY PICK, the 2022 Kia Seltos is built to avert collisions or significantly reduce their impact. It features the Kia Drive Wise system that includes systems such as Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist Rear, Auto Emergency Braking Technology, Lane Keeping Assist and Lane Following Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, and more.
On the inside, it is equipped with a standard 8-inch touchscreen audio display and an available 10.25-inch Touchscreen Navigation display. Both these systems allow you to connect your iPhone® and Android using Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ so that you can stay connected on the go. The Bose premium 8-speaker audio system ensures you are enveloped in rich, spacious sound.
We believe the 2022 Kia Seltos is a better bet in the above comparison. Schedule a test drive at Mark Martin Kia in Batesville, AR, to take the 2022 Kia Seltos for a spin!