Toyota Hyryder is gaining a lot of traction in the midsize SUV segment. Let’s see how it looks next to Kia Seltos.
The new Hyryder is the first product of the Toyota-Maruti partnership. It competes with the likes of Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos in its segment. The mid-size SUV is already getting a great response in the Indian market. The official response is expected to take place sometime this month. Recently, the Toyota Hyryder was spotted next to its prime rival, the Kia Seltos. As you can see in the images below, both cars have significantly different dimensions. In Toyota Hyryder Vs Kia Seltos – Size Comparison, let’s take a look at the dimensions of both SUVs.
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Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder vs Kia Seltos – Dimensions Comparison
At 4,365 mm long, the Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder might be the longest car in its segment. It has a width of 1,795 mm and a height of 1,635 mm. The mid-size SUV has a wheelbase of 2,600 mm only and 205 mm of ground clearance. On the other hand, the Kia Seltos SUV is just 4,315 mm long. It comes with 1,800 mm in width and has a height of 1,645 mm. The popular car gets a wheelbase of 2,610 mm and gets 190 mm ground clearance only. Overall, the Toyota Hyryder looks bigger due to its length. It also offers more ground clearance and gets a premium SUV look. Comparatively, the Kia Seltos features a muscular look with sharp body lines.
|Dimensions||Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder||Kia Seltos|
|Length||4,365 mm||4,315 mm|
|Width||1,795 mm||1,800 mm|
|Height||1,635 mm||1,645 mm|
|Wheelbase||2,600 mm||2,610 mm|
|Ground clearance||205 mm||190 mm|
In terms of specifications, the Toyota Hyryder comes with two petrol engine options. The strong hybrid 1.5 litre Atkinson cycle engine comes with e-CVT as standard. This option can be used as a pure EV or regular petrol car. You can also combined battery power and the engine. The mild hybrid version comes with a 1.5 litre naturally aspirated engine. It is paired with a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic transmission. You can also choose between a 2WD or an AWD setup for off-roading capabilities. Additional highlights include a 9-inch Smart Play Cast Infotainment System, Leather Ventilated Front Seats, Panoramic Sunroof, 360-degree Surround View Camera, Reclining Rear Seats, All-Wheel Disc Brakes, etc.
|Specs||Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder||Kia Seltos|
|Engine||1.5-litre mild hybrid;|
1.5-litre strong hybrid (petrol)
1.4-litre turbo petrol
|Power||102 PS / 115 PS||115 PS (P) / 115 PS (D) / 140 PS (P)|
|Torque||135 Nm / 141 Nm||144 Nm (P) / 250 Nm (D) / 242 Nm (P)|
|Transmission||5-speed MT / 6-speed AT / e-Drive||6-speed MT / 6-speed AT / CVT / DCT|
|Drivetrain||2WD / AWD||2WD|
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On the other hand, the Kia Seltos is powered by a 1.5 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that is paired with a manual, iMT and an IVT gearbox. While the 1.4-litre turbo petrol engine gets a 6-speed manual and a DCT gearbox, the 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel engine comes with iMT, manual and a 6-speed automatic transmission. The highlights of the SUV include a 10.25-inch Digital Touchscreen Infotainment System, a 7-inch Digital Colour Instrument Display, BOSE premium 8 speaker system, Ventilated Front Seats, Wireless Smartphone Charging, Smart Pure Air purifier, 8-way Driver power seat, Ambient LED mood lighting, and Traction and Drive Modes (AT and DCT only).