South Korea’s leading automaker Kia is about to launch its first electric car EV6 in the Indian market on June 2. The company has recently announced about this. The EV6 will be the company’s 5th car in India after the Seltos, Sonet, Carnival and the recently launched Karens MPV. However, this will be the first full electric car in the company’s Indian portfolio.
Look and Design.
Coming to the exterior look of the car, the EV6 sports a fairly contemporary design. The main attraction of which is its connecting taillights that jut out from the rear tailgate. The front of the model gets LED headlamps with a sleek grille position above a wide air dam. The model gets huge 19-inch alloy wheels which adds to its sporty look. The overall layout of the car is quite modern.
Globally, the Kia EV6 is already available for sale in the international market. This model is offered internationally in two battery packs which include 58kWh unit and 77.4kWh unit. However, the company is yet to confirm the official configuration of the model for sale in the Indian market.
Internationally, the car is offered with two 12.3-inch screens (one unit each for the instrument cluster and infotainment system), a two-spoke multifunction steering wheel, as well as paddle shifters for regen function. Some other key cabin highlights inside the car include electric sunroof, dual-zone climate control, UV-cut glass, ventilated front seats, drive modes and electric parking brake with auto-hold function.