Video: we tested the EV6, Kia’s electric car that is ready to go on sale in Brazil |  video

Video: we tested the EV6, Kia’s electric car that is ready to go on sale in Brazil | video

THE Kia they still plan to launch EV6 in Brazilbut here inside car games you already know all the details of the promising electric model a distance of about 500 km, very deep space, bold design and various technologies that focus on convenience and security of drivers and passengers.

Batteries for 77 kWh they are mounted on the floor of the car and provide energy to a electric motor mounted under the rear axle (only pulls the rear wheels). What? 229 horsepower and 35.7 kgfm of torque. increase the speed of 0 to 100 km/h happens in 7.3 seconds and he beats maximum speed of 183 km / h.

In Europe there is an all-wheel drive configuration that uses two motors – one on each axle. However, Kia has no plans to bring this configuration to the Brazilian market. The version of this futuristic car is currently evaluated by car games is the middle GT-Line.

In terms of specs, the EV6 is impressive. And Height 4.69 metersSouth Korea has 2.90 m wheel. As a way of comparison, the Taos, Volkswagen’s mid-size SUV that is a reference in the interior space in the category, has a wheelbase 20 centimeters smaller than the Kia. The model still has 1.89 m wide and 1.55 m tall. The trunk has a capacity of 520 liters – there is also room in the front with space for another 52 liters.

The Kia EV6 in design has one of the weapons of attraction for those looking for something more daring – Photo: Murilo Góes/Autoesporte

Among the technologies, the emphasis is on front collision and rear traffic alerts, cruise control, 360º camera, monitoring and warning of the car’s blind spot, lane keeping assistant and departure warning that works on the steering wheel.

And speaking of the steering wheel, it is multifunctional and brings Drive mode, which allows the driver to select up to four “characteristics”. of EV6: ECO, Normal, Sport and Snow (that’s right, snow). The instrument panel has a 12.3-inch screen, the same size as the multimedia center screen, which is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

Kia says the car is in the final stages of refinement and is not yet discussing the price.

The Kia EV6 dashboard and multimedia center has a 12.3-inch screen — Photo: Murilo Góes/Autoesporte

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