Kia EV6 GT spied undisguised without camouflage in India for the first time and could develop power 585 HP of maximum power.
Kia India is expected to launch the EV6 electric crossover sometime next month in June 2022 in the domestic market and will more likely to bring in the country from a complete build-up route. The EV6 in its GT trim has been caught on undisguised in Andhra Pradesh and it is the first model understood by the dedicated E-GMP skateboard platform.
The Kia EV6 follows the brand’s latest opposites united design philosophy and it has plenty in common with Hyundai Ioniq 5 which shares a platform with the SUV. However South Korean automaker goes with separate styling direction to differentiate them as the EV6 looks more modern and the Ioniq 5 boost retro design. The Hyundai Ioniq 5 is also believed to launch in India later this year and it will be brought in the Indian market CKD route. Back to the EV symptoms to the slender headlines with integrated daytime running lights red front windshield forward tipping muscular bonnet sporty 19-inch alloy wheels a prominent light strip covering the width at the rarely integrated roof spoiler and so on.
On the interior, it gets advanced ADAS level one safety features along with a head-up display 2 spoke steering wheel twin screen configuration layer dashboard 8-way adjustable driver seat wireless charging facility, and 3 sound modes. In the international market, the KIA EV6 uses a 58-kilowatt hour battery pack and a larger 78-kilowatt hour battery pack. The former battery comes in 2 different configurations are rear-wheel-drive version has a single motor setup producing 170 HP of maximum power while the twin-motor setup is an all-wheel-drive layout producing 235 HP of maximum power.
The larger battery pack likewise makes 229 HP of maximum power using rear-wheel drive avatar pilot dual motor configuration drives all 4 wheels with a power output of 325 HP. The top-end variant Kia EV6 GT performance-based variant generates 555 HP of maximum power and 740 Nm peak torque. The chances of Kia introducing this particular variant are considering it was spotted in testing and it will further expand a range of electric vehicles from the company including electric Nero (e-Niro) and a volume new electric SUV in the future as well.