Immediately after revealing the appears to be of its very first absolutely electric SUV, Kia has now shared a lot more details about the EV6 as it manufactured debut on Tuesday. It promises to be a extended-array, distinctively styled crossover SUV with zero-emission, 800V ultra-rapid charging and considerably additional.
It is the to start with auto formulated on the E-GMP platform dedicated exclusively to electrical cars and trucks, the identical just one that Hyundai will use with the new IONIQ 5. The EV6 stands 4,680 mm in duration, 1,880 mm vast and 1,550 mm tall. It has s wheelbase that spans 2,900 mm.
Kia EV6 is the very first devoted BEV introduced below the new Kia style philosophy ‘Opposites United’, that is impressed by contrasts of character and humanity. The superior information is that there is no trace of the acronym SUV as it combines the dimensions of a compact with the silhouette of a fastback and the overall performance of a rally car.
All this is seasoned with a cabin that presents more importance to space. It has been one of the critical aim of Kia in its hottest goods. The cabin is high quality, highlighted by a curved monitor that presides in excess of the dashboard, the touch controls for the air conditioning or the new Head-up display with augmented actuality that is projected on the windshield.
The spacious inside is also highlighted by 520 litres of boot place, which can be prolonged to 1,300 litres by folding down the rear seats.
The icing on the cake is each the sustainable construction of its products, with upholstery built from recycled PET bottles as perfectly as vegan leather or normal leather-based addressed in a all-natural way, as properly as the fact that the front seats offer a calming place for when the automobile is not in movement.
Kia EV6 boasts of excellent efficiency with the aid of two electric motors. Kia promises EV6 will have up to 577 hp of energy which will permit it sprint from zero to 100 kmph in just 3.5 seconds. It is a tall assert contemplating that the dash time is much better than a Porsche Taycan 4S. It also has a top rated pace of 260 kmph.
In fact, just lately Kia claimed that the EV6 received a 400m drag race, beating some of the far more common sports activities autos like Lamborghini Urus, Mercedes-AMG GT and Porsche 911 Targa 4.
Many thanks to the 800 Volt charging system, the EV6 only requires 18 minutes to go from 10% to 80%, running to cost for a 100-km excursion in just 4 minutes and 30 seconds. The EV6 promises to have a array of 510 kilometrs on solitary charge, the equal of the distance that separates Paris from Amsterdam or Los Angeles from Las Vegas.
In addition, it is equipped with V2L technological innovation with which it can also present energy to the property with up to 3.6 kW of energy, more than enough to have an air conditioning and a 55-inch Tv set related.