The Kia EV9 electric SUV is about to debut

The Kia EV9 electric SUV is about to debut

Kia is apparently planning to launch a new one later this month Electric SUV EV9, which was presented as a study at the LA Auto Show two years ago. The electric SUV will have three rows of seats and will be the same size as the Telluride model.

The video gives an idea of ​​the silhouette of the Kia EV9

There are already a few electric SUVs on the market, but what stands out is the monstrous size and three rows of seats that the EV9 is said to have. After the EV6, the EV9 will be Kia’s second electric vehicle to be built on the basis of the Hyundai Global Electric System (E-GMP). Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Genesis GV60 are said to be built on this platform.

The Hyundai Electric Global Modular Platform is said to have a top speed of up to 260 km/h and a maximum output of 600 hp. It should also be possible to receive updates “over the air”.

in one YouTube In the published video, the silhouette of the e-SUV can already be guessed. Based on this, the EV9 appears to have a more sculpted windshield, a slightly modified rear end, animated daytime running lights, and door handle inserts. While the concept car is said to have filigree camera holders for the rear view, a short video now shows standard exterior mirrors.

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The EV9 is scheduled to be fully unveiled on March 15th. Pricing and availability will also be announced at this event. Obviously, the Koreans want to use this model to hunt Tesla’s Model X and Mercedes’ EQS SUV. The EV9 will be the first Kia to feature Level 3 Autonomous Mode.

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