Kia’s EV6 begins underneath $45,000 in Canada, gross sales begin February

Stunned? The Korean automaker’s first devoted EV will simply barely qualify for Canadian green-car rebates

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Kias first devoted battery electrical automobile, the eye-catching EV6 crossover, will arrive at Canadian dealerships this month at a beginning worth of $44,995, letting it squeeze slightly below the Canadian federal EV rebate threshold of $45,000.

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Patrons may have a complete of 5 selections in trim ranges. Facilities and that crucial element, battery vary, change together with the trims’ the value factors.

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The entry-level EV6, referred to as “RWD Normal Vary,” nets an estimated vary of 373 kilometres on a full cost. Energy comes from a 58.0-kWh battery with a 125-kW rear motor. Leaping as much as $52,995, the RWD Lengthy Vary has a extra spectacular projected vary of 499 kilometres, as outfitted with a 77.4-kWh battery and a 168-kW rear motor. This mannequin comes with a made-for-Canadian-buyers warmth pump that reinforces the local weather management system and extends vary.

The subsequent mannequin, the AWD Lengthy Vary, is $54,995. Patrons achieve all-wheel-drive, in fact, however a lose a bit in vary versus the RWD Lengthy Vary, at 441 kilometres totally charged. Energy set-up features a 77.4-kWh battery with a 74-kW entrance motor and a 165-kW rear motor.

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The ultimate two fashions are the GT variations. Each are AWD and include a spread of 441 kilometres. The GT-Line Pkg 1, at $57,995, consists of artificial leather-based seating, ambient temper lighting, and a surround-view monitor. The $61,995 Pkg 2 consists of an augmented actuality heads-up show system, and energy sunroof. These fashions are arriving later within the yr.

An 800V fast-charging system will cost the EV from 10 to 80 per cent cost in simply 18 minutes. The daring look of the EV6 is emblematic of Kias new “Opposites United” design philosophy, with a minimalist, futuristic look that appears in contrast to many crossovers at present.  


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