The 2021 Kia Seltos and the 2020 Jeep Renegade are two popular SUVs that are frequently recommended to drivers. But which one is the better choice for the average driver? Below, we’ve broken down and compared the trim level availability, available storage space and notable technology features of the 2021 Kia Seltos vs the 2020 Jeep Renegade.
There are five trim levels available for the 2021 Kia Seltos: LX, S, S Turbo, EX and SX. The 2020 Renegade, in comparison, is only available in four: Sport, Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk. The 2021 Kia Seltos is also much larger and more accommodating than the 2020 Jeep Renegade, featuring 62.8 cubic feet of maximum cargo capacity vs the 50.8 cubic feet found in the 2020 Jeep Renegade.
2021 Kia Seltos
2020 Jeep Renegade
|5||Trim Level Availability||4|
|62.8 cu.ft.||Maximum Cargo Capacity||50.8 cu.ft.|
|Standard||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Connectivity||Optional|
|8 in. Touchscreen||Infotainment System||5. in. Touchscreen|
Many drivers will find the 2021 Kia Seltos preferable to the 2020 Jeep Renegade when it comes to technology features. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration services both come standard in the 2021 Seltos, while these features are optional inside the 2020 Renegade.
Similarly, the 2021 Kia Seltos comes equipped with an infotainment system with an eight-inch touchscreen display. While the 2020 Renegade also comes standard with an infotainment system, its standard display is a five-inch touchscreen interface.
A large selection of safety features, driver aids and security systems are available for the 2021 Kia Seltos, including: Rear door child safety locks, daytime running lights, LATCH child seat anchors, a lane departure warning system, dual front side-mounted airbags, stability control, a remote anti-theft alarm system, dusk sensing headlamps, a tire pressure monitoring system, a traction control system and a pre-collision safety system.