Now that Hyundai has proven its E-GMP electrical automobile with the creased Ioniq 5, it is Kia’s flip to point out what it may well do. The primary of its E-GMP automobiles is known as the EV6, and we’re getting our first clear glimpse of it with these teaser pictures. From what we will see, it appears to be like drastically completely different from the Hyundai.

Whereas the Hyundai is hard-edged with a comparatively standard hatchback form, the Kia is curvy and options an aggressive fastback roofline. The fenders are exaggerated, significantly the pumped-out rear ones. The lighting is equally natural with stylized LED working gentle parts. The taillights even lengthen down into the rear fenders. The flip alerts are sequential, and mirror the arcing form of the taillights. And, in contrast to the Ioniq 5, there does not seem like a retro bone within the Kia’s physique.

The dramatic physique of the EV6 might be draped over the E-GMP electrical automobile platform from the Ioniq 5. Which means it’s going to most likely be supplied with the identical choices of both a single, 215-horsepower rear motor and rear-wheel drive or twin motors making 302 horsepower and powering all 4 wheels. It would help ultra-fast 800-volt charging and the flexibility to energy home equipment off the automobile battery, and it’ll probably have battery capacities of both 58 kWh or 77.4.

With the reveal approaching March 15, we solely have to attend every week to see this new Kia. Many of the specs needs to be revealed then, together with full photographs of the outside and inside.

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