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Kia bags over 6,000 bookings for SUV Seltos on day 1

New Delhi, PTI | Updated : 18 July 2019, 07:51 AM
 The automaker said it received a record 6,046 bookings for the upcoming model on July 16. (File Photo)
The automaker said it received a record 6,046 bookings for the upcoming model on July 16. (File Photo)

South Korean automaker Kia Motors Wednesday said it has received over 6,000 bookings for its upcoming SUV Seltos on the first day of pre-booking process. The automaker said it received a record 6,046 bookings for the upcoming model on July 16, the first day of pre-booking process.  The company said it received 1,628 bookings from online process and rest from its dealerships across 160 cities.

“It is a remarkable feat and is a testament to Kia’s unparalleled and extraordinary brand recognition and acceptability in India that our brand campaign has help us achieve,” Kia Motors India Vice President, and Head - Sales & Marketing Manohar Bhat said in a statement.

With an installed production capacity of 3 lakh units per annum the company is fully prepared to make on time deliveries of the model, he added.

The SUV will be launched in India on the August 22.

First Published: Thursday, July 18, 2019 07:51 AM
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