South Korean carmakers, Kia Motors has confirmed that they are going to be launching a brand new electrical automotive as quickly as subsequent 12 months. This automotive shall be based mostly on the “Imagine” idea that the corporate showcased on the Geneva Motor Show again in 2019.
According to the corporate, this new EV will characteristic the next-gen charging tech and a model new platform that’s made particularly for EVs.
Now, the all-new electrical automotive from Kia named the Kia CV would be the flagship mannequin of the corporate that shall be utilizing Hyundai’s new Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) that depends on an 800V structure. This very platform will allow the automotive to recharge in lower than 20-minutes time.
This E-GMP platform can be utilized in Porsche’s EV, the Porsche Taycan and officers from Kia Motors have confirmed that the Kia CV will use the identical 800V battery tech and can provide a “sub-20-minute recharge time” utilizing a appropriate fast-charging community.
The officers from the South Korea-based car firm have additionally confirmed that the automotive will ship “around 300 miles” of vary and may go from 0-62mph in underneath 3 seconds, which has similarities to the Tesla Model S rivaling Taycan.