Drivers interested in purchasing a new SUV may find themselves picking between the 2021 Kia Seltos and the 2020 Toyota C-HR, both of which are popular vehicles in today’s market. Continue reading to learn more about the differences between the 2021 Kia Seltos vs the 2020 Toyota C-HR, especially in terms of available configurations, engine specifications, passenger space and cargo-hauling capability.
The 2021 Kia Seltos is offered in five trim levels (LX, S, S Turbo, EX and SX) while the 2020 Toyota C-HR comes in only three (LE, XLE and Limited). Powering the 2021 Seltos is a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine which produces 146 horsepower. In comparison, the 2020 Toyota C-HR can only generate up to 144 horsepower with its own four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine.
2021 Kia Seltos
2020 Toyota C-HR
|5||Trim Level Availability||3|
|146 hp||Standard Horsepower||144 hp|
|38.0 in.||Rear Leg Room||31.7 in.|
|62.8 cu.ft.||Maximum Cargo Capacity||37.0 cu.ft.|
The 2021 Kia Seltos offers a lot more interior space for passengers to enjoy than the 2020 Toyota C-HR. The rear row of the 2021 Seltos features 38 inches of leg room, making it much more comfortable than the 2020 Toyota C-HR and its 31.7 inches of rear leg room. Additionally, the 2021 Kia Seltos is better for hauling cargo. The 2021 Seltos offers a maximum cargo capacity of 62.8 cubic feet while the 2020 C-HR only features a maximum cargo capacity of 37 cubic feet.
Many safety and security features come standard in the 2021 Kia Seltos, including: A rear occupant alert system, front seat-belt pretensioners, a rollover sensor, dual front advanced airbags, dual front seat-mounted side airbags, electronic stability control, a traction control system, hill start assist control, downhill brake control, LATCH child seat anchors, a high line tire pressure monitoring system and more.