Kia Seltos FWD Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2021 Seltos FWD to be $1,250 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,000 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Seltos FWD consumes about 11 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Seltos FWD emits 285 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,275,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 204 trees would offset these emissions. The Seltos FWD has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2021 Kia Seltos FWD 31 34 29

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Seltos FWD has 1 different model options on record with the EPA since 2021. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2021 Automatic (AV-S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 31 34 29