Kia has unveiled the EV6 with photos of the automotive’s exterior and inside, forward of its premiere later this month.
The corporate calls the EV6 its first “devoted battery electrical automobile,” which means its the primary automotive in Kia’s lineup to be electric-only (in contrast to, say, the Kia Niro, which additionally comes as hybrid).
The corporate saved the small print on the EV6’s specs for the March launch. We all know, nevertheless, that the EV6 was designed below Kia’s new “Opposites United” design philosophy, which seems to be at contrasts in nature and humanity for inspiration.
“With EV6 we aimed to create a particular, impactful design by utilizing a mix of refined, high-tech options on pure and wealthy volumes, whereas offering a novel area as a futuristic EV,” stated Karim Habib, Kia’s senior vp and head of worldwide design middle, in a press release.
The EV6 relies on Hyundai Motor Group’s new Electrical-International Modular Platform or E-GMP, which is the corporate’s basis for electrical automobiles going ahead. Usually, vehicles primarily based on E-GMP can present vary of greater than 500 kilometres (311 miles) on one cost, and speed up from zero to 100 kph (62 mph) in lower than 3.5 seconds, with a prime pace of 260 kph (162 mph). These are prime figures for the platform; the EV6 particularly might have completely different specs.
There is no precise date for the official EV6 launch but, however Kia stated it is taking place in March.