Kia Seltos vs Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Comparison

    Kia Seltos

    Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

    2024 Kia
    Seltos
    vs
    2024 Mitsubishi
    Eclipse Cross
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv small category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.5.
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    7.7
    7.3
    0.0
    Based on the Kia Seltos SPORT+ (AWD)
    Based on the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross EXCEED PHEV (AWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    50L
    345 to 370 km
    45L - 63L
    86 to 485 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $29,780 - $45,180
    $31,490 - $56,490
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Drives and handles well
    • Practicality up there with class leaders
    • Full safety suite in this specification
    Misses
    • Halogen headlights, no auto wipers?!
    • Turbo-AWD option is thirsty, not that fast
    • Hard, scratchy interior plastics
    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Decent EV driving range – if it’s not uphill
    • Smooth transition between power sources
    • No interruptive safety tech
    Misses
    • Outdated interior design
    • Slower charging than other PHEVs
    • Dull to drive

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Premium Paint (+$520)
    • Metallic Paint (+$740)
    • Pearlescent Paint (+$740)
    • Prestige Paint (+$940)

    Colours Available

    Seven colours are offered across the line-up, including a new Pluton Blue finish. The outgoing models’ Starlight Yellow has been dropped, while Clear White and Pluton Blue are available with a contrast Fusion Black roof exclusively on the Seltos GT-Line.

    The other single colours include Neptune blue, Mars orange, Steel grey, Gravity grey, Cherry black and Snow White pearl.

    • Mars Orange
    • Pluton Blue*
    • Snow White Pearl*
    • Steel Grey*
    • Gravity Grey*
    • Fusion Black*
    • Neptune Blue*
    • Pluton Blue & Fusion Black roof^
    • Clear White & Fusion Black roof^

    Solid White is standard, with the following finishes optional:

    • White Diamond prestige
    • Red Diamond prestige
    • Sterling Silver metallic
    • Titanium metallic
    • Black pearlescent
    • Lightning Blue pearlescent

    These finishes cost $740 except for the prestige colours, which are $940.

    Specs

    Type
    MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJTURBO DIRECT F/INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1598 - 19991499 - 2360
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.6L1.5L, 2.4L
    Induction
    INLINE 4, TURBO 4TURBO 4, INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    110kW - 146kW94kW - 110kW
    Power RPM
    6000 - 62004500 - 5500
    Torque
    180Nm - 265Nm199Nm - 250Nm
    Torque RPM
    1600 - 45002000 - 4500
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10 - 12.510 - 12

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