Nissan Qashqai vs Kia Seltos Comparison

    Nissan Qashqai

    Kia Seltos

    2024 Nissan
    Qashqai
    vs
    2024 Kia
    Seltos
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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.
    0.0
    8.0
    7.9
    0.0
    Based on the Nissan Qashqai ST-L
    Based on the Kia Seltos SPORT+ (FWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    55L
    286 to 336 km
    50L
    345 to 370 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $33,890 - $52,090
    $29,500 - $44,900
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    CarExpert's Take

    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Punchy turbo engine
    • Spacious back seat and boot
    • Tasteful blue and black interior is cool
    Misses
    • Interior not as high-tech as flashy rivals
    • $4000 more than the ST+
    • You can't have it with e-Power
    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

    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

    NA
    • Premium Paint (+$520)

    Colours Available

    • Gun Metallic
    • Ceramic Grey
    • Platinum
    • Burgundy
    • Fuji Sunset Red
    • Ivory Pearl
    • Magnetic Blue
    • Pearl Black

    ST+ grades and above can be optioned with two tone designs, namely:

    • Ivory Pearl with Pearl Black Roof
    • Pearl Black with Gun Metallic Roof
    • Fuji Sunset Red with Pearl Black Roof
    • Two-tone Ceramic Grey with Pearl Black Roof
    • Magnetic Blue with Pearl Black Roof

    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^

    Specs

    Type
    TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ, ELECTRIC & TURBO DFIMULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ
    Size (cc)
    1332 - 14971598 - 1999
    Size (L)
    1.3L, 1.5L2.0L, 1.6L
    Induction
    TURBO 4, TURBO 3INLINE 4, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    12 - 1616
    Power
    110kW - 140kW110kW - 146kW
    Power RPM
    4500 - 55006000 - 6200
    Torque
    250Nm - 330Nm180Nm - 265Nm
    Torque RPM
    16001600 - 4500
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    8 - 10.310 - 12.5

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