Kia Seltos vs Suzuki Jimny Comparison

    Kia Seltos

    Suzuki Jimny

    2024 Kia
    Seltos
    vs
    2024 Suzuki
    Jimny
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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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    7.9
    7.3
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    Based on the Kia Seltos SPORT+ (FWD)
    Based on the Suzuki Jimny
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Off-roadingOff-roading
    Fuel Efficiency
    50L
    345 to 370 km
    40L
    256 to 276 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $29,500 - $44,900
    $28,490 - $36,490
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    CarExpert's Take

    Jack Quick
    Journalist
    Jack Quick drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Comfortable and compliant ride
    • Modern infotainment setup
    • Proper full-size spare wheel
    Misses
    • Halogen headlights look cheap
    • Runs out of puff at highway speeds
    • Annoying and loud chimes
    Curt Dupriez
    Journalist
    Curt Dupriez drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Coolness and funkiness
    • Attractive price point
    • Hard-core off-roading chops
    Misses
    • Works hard to get moving
    • Three-star safety rating
    • Limited practicality in second row/boot

    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)
    NA

    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^

    Suzuki offers seven colour options for the 2024 Jimny including:

    • Kinetic Yellow and Bluish Black Pearl
    • Brisk Blue Metallic and Bluish Black Pearl
    • Chiffon Ivory Metallic and Bluish Black Pearl
    • Jungle Greem
    • Medium Gray
    • Bluish Black Pearl
    • Superior White

    The Jimny XL is available in the following colours:

    • Arctic White Pearl
    • Chiffon Ivory Metallic
    • Bluish Black Pearl
    • Granite Grey Metallic
    • Sizzling Red Metallic
    • Jungle Green

    Specs

    Type
    MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJMULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1598 - 19991462
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.6L1.5L
    Induction
    INLINE 4, TURBO 4INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, NOT PROVIDED
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    110kW - 146kW75kW
    Power RPM
    6000 - 62006000
    Torque
    180Nm - 265Nm130Nm
    Torque RPM
    1600 - 45004000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10 - 12.510

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