Kia EV6 is coming soon to Nepal.
Continental Associates, the authorized distributor of Kia vehicles in Nepal, is planning to launch its most-premium EV.
Kia EV6 is a brand new electric crossover. Unlike other EV products, this one maxes out in style, specs, and features.
We were able to gather interesting details about these upcoming products. Unfortunately, Kia Nepal hasn’t confirmed or denied these details.
As for the pricing, Kia EV6 price in Nepal will be around Rs. 1.10 Crore to Rs. 1.20 Crore.
With that said, let’s take a quick look at the upcoming Kia EV6 in Nepal.
Kia EV6 Specifications
- Motor: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM)
- Dimension: 4695 x 1890 x 1550 mm
- Wheelbase: 2900 mm
- Max Power: 168 kW (228PS)
- Max Torque: 350 Nm
- Transmission: Automatic
- Drive Type: RWD
- Top Speed: 185 Kmph
- Battery Capacity: 77.4 kWh
- Range: 500 Km
- Charging Time: 7 Hours (with Kia’s AC Wall Charger)
- Front Tyre: 235/55R19 – Disc
- Rear Tyre: 235/55R19 – Disc
- Tubeless Tyres: Yes
- Safety System: Airbags, ABS, ESC, HAC
- Suspension Setup: McPherson Strut and Multi-Link Type
- Seating: 5-Seater
- Storage Capacity: 490 liters
- Extended Capacity: 1300 liters
- Ground Clearance: 155 mm
- Kerb Weight: 1985 kg
- Colors: Red, White, Black, Blue, and Gray
Kia EV6 Price in Nepal: Rs. 1.10 Crore – Rs. 1.20 Crore (Expected)
Kia EV6 Overview
Kia EV6 is a modern crossover.
It sports an eye-catching muscular design with a distinctively sporty look.
The front section comes with a clam-shell hood with two sculpted lines. Moreover, the futuristic LED Headlamps along with unique LED DRLs help create a unique impression.
Additionally, there are significant grills present in the front section.
However, Kia has tried to implement that into the design without overdoing it.
Similarly, the side profile comes with significant crease lines. It includes Flush Door Handles and Aerodynamic Alloy Wheels.
Finally, the rear section includes Signature LED Lights. It creates a piano-look effect for a one-of-a-kind statement.
Plus, the Wing-type Roof Spoiler improves the aerodynamics.
Similarly, the interior has a hint of futuristic and modern elements. Expected elements like premium seats, spacious cabin and modern features are expected to be present.
Additionally, Kia EV6 comes in five different colors: Red, White, Black, Blue, and Gray.
Kia EV6 is powered by a Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM). It can generate a max power of 228PS and a max torque of 350Nm.
EV6 comes with a 77.4kWh Lithium-Ion Polymer battery.
Moreover, the standard home outlet can fully charge the battery in 32 hours 45 minutes. However, there might be an additional option to charge in 7 hours 20 minutes via a Kia charger.
As for the range, Kia claims an average range of 500Km per charge.
EV6 will be built on Hyundai’s Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP).
Since both EV6 and Ioniq 5 share the same platform, there is familiarity between the two products.
The dimensions are 4695mm in length, 1890mm in width, and 1545mm in height. Moreover, the wheelbase sits at 2900mm.
Kia EV6 comes with 160mm ground clearance with a 1985 kg kerb weight.
Moreover, the boot space is 490-liters which can be expanded to 1300-liters.
Here is a quick list of features in the upcoming Kia EV6.
Kia EV6 Features Highlight
- Futuristic and Sporty Styling
- 77.4kWh Lithium Polymer Battery
- 168kW PMSM Motor
- Intelligent LED Headlamp with LED DRLs
- 12.3-inch High Tech Infotainment System
- 12.3-inch Full Digital Meter
- Automatic Dual Zoned AC
- Ventilated Seats
- 19-inch Aero-Dynamic Alloy Wheels
- ABS + ESC + HAC
- Regenerative Braking
- Larger Wheelbase
Kia EV6 Price in Nepal and Availability
Kia EV6 price in Nepal will be around Rs. 1.10 Crore to Rs. 1.20 Crore. Moreover, it will be only available in GT Line variants.
As for the availability, Kia Nepal is still in the planning stage.
It was initially expected to arrive in February, but that no longer seems to be the case. Nevertheless, Kia EV6 is coming to Nepal.
When? It is expected to arrive sometime in mid-2022.
|Kia EV6||Variant||Price in Nepal|
|Kia EV6||GT Line||Rs. 1.10 Crore – Rs. 1.20 Crore (expected)|
Kia EV6 will compete against Hyundai Ioniq 5.
Both vehicles are built on the same platform, sharing many similarities.
However, there is a major difference. Elements like styling, battery capacity, dimensions, and pricing are very much different.