The Kia EV6 is the company’s first electric car and is getting a great response in the overseas markets. In such a situation, seeing the increasing trend of electric cars in the Indian market, Kia Motors is planning to enter this segment and now it has to be seen what changes the company makes in this car according to the Indian market and which variant is brought. .
Kia EV6 will be brought under CBU in India, it is believed that no changes will be made in its design, features, platform and electric powertrain. This electric car is based on the company’s ‘Opposites United’ design philosophy, which gives an attractive and sporty look to this electric car.
Recently the company has trademarked this car in India, it includes Kia EV6 Light, Kia EV6 Water, Kia EV6 Earth and Kia EV6 Air, it is speculated that it can be variants of electric car. It is being sold internationally in three grades – Light, Wind and GT-Line. But in the Indian market, they can be brought under a new name.
Interior safety features include a 12.3-inch instrument cluster, 8-way power-adjustable driver seat, 12.3-inch infotainment unit, wireless phone charger, connected car technology, two-spoke steering wheel, heads-up display, advanced driver assistance system. can go. Apart from this, large 19-inch alloy wheels can also be seen in it.
Although it is not confirmed which powertrain will be brought to India, it has been made available in the international market in a choice of two powertrains. The entry-level trim of the Kia EV6 gets a 58 kWh battery, which uses a rear-mounted motor. This electric motor provides 167 bhp power and 349 newton meter torque.
The setup can achieve a top speed of 100 kmph in 8 seconds with a restricted top speed of 185 kmph. The company claims that thanks to this powertrain setup, this car offers a range of about 373 km. For additional performance, it gets a bigger battery pack of 77.4 kWh.
This battery pack comes with an electric motor producing 225 Bhp of power and 349 Nm of torque. It gets a rear wheel drive setup, which has the ability to accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 7.2 seconds. When you opt for the all-wheel drive configuration of this car, it gets a dual-motor setup. This setup provides 320 bhp power and 604 newton meter torque. It achieves the speed of 100 kmph in just 5 seconds.