The Internet has received fresh information about the new electric car of the Korean automaker KIA. A large family electric crossover KIA EV9 should be presented in the first half of 2024. It will go on sale at the end of this year or at the beginning of next year.
The price list for the KIA EV9 2024 electric car was placed at the disposal of journalists. It turned out that the seven-seat crossover will be available in rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive versions, as well as with two battery options. The initial rear-wheel drive version for $56,000 is equipped with a 200 hp and 340 Nm engine. It is able to accelerate to 100 km/h in 8.5 seconds and tow a trailer weighing up to 907 kg. The power reserve is 354 km with a standard battery and 467 km with an increased one.
The KIA EV9 all-wheel drive crossover costs from $63,000. He received two engines with 400 hp and 515 Nm. and it starts up to a hundred in 6 seconds. The electric car is available exclusively with an enlarged battery and is able to travel up to 418 km without recharging. It is also possible to tow a 1.5-ton trailer.
In the top version for $ 73,000, the torque is increased to 653 Nm. This crossover accelerates to 100 km / h in 5.2 seconds and can pull a trailer weighing 2 tons. Autopilot is available for a surcharge of $4800.
While these potential specifications could easily change before the EV9 goes into production, the information in the review gives a good idea of Kia's goals for its new three-row EV SUV.
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