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2022 Kia EV6 priced from $42,115

Pricing for the 2022 Kia EV6 has been announced and the least expensive version, the Light RWD, starts at $42,115. That will get you a 58.0-kWh lithium-ion battery and an electric motor with 167 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque mounted on the rear axle. On a single charge, the EV6 Light RWD can travel […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/26/2022
2023 Kia Niro carries over hybrid powertrain, grows in size slightly

The all-important specifications of the 2023 Kia Niro have been revealed, at least for the standard hybrid. In addition to its awesome new look, the hybrid crossover grows in size. It’s 0.8 inches taller and longer and 0.4 inches wider while the wheelbase grows by 0.7 longer, putting squarely on the larger end of the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/17/2022
2022 Kia EV6 travels farther than Hyundai Ioniq 5 according to EPA ratings

The 2022 Kia EV6 finally has an EPA range rating and it’s on the higher end of the spectrum. Long-range single-motor models can travel the farthest at 310 miles per charge while dual-motor variants are good for 274 miles. Even the 168-hp Standard Range single-motor model with a 58-kWh battery is good for 232 miles, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/6/2021
2023 Kia Niro arrives with three powertrain options, futuristic look

The 2023 Kia Niro has made its global debut at the 2021 Seoul Mobility Show looking futuristic and sharp. Most of the cues from the HabaNiro Concept have remained intact, giving the second-generation crossover a cool, high-tech presence. The new Niro arrives with a new take on Kia’s corporate look, featuring a grille that’s placed […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/26/2021
Video roundup: Our coverage of 2021 LA Auto Show reveals

If you can’t make it to the 2021 LA Auto Show happening right now, either because you don’t want to fight the crowds or you live half a world away, we have you covered. In addition to all of our written coverage from the event (which you can find here), we also brought along our […]

by Chad Kirchner
11/24/2021
2023 Kia Niro teased ahead of global debut

The 2021 Seoul Mobility Show will serve as the stage for the global debut of the 2023 Kia Niro. Now entering its second generation, Kia’s dedicated efficiency-focused model takes a lot of the design cues from the HabaNiro Concept revealed at the 2019 New York Auto Show. Two shadowy teasers showing the crossover’s exterior reveal […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/22/2021
Kia will use hybrids and PHEVs to help normalize EVs and charging

Kia is on a roll and it aims to continue it with electrification. Between hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and battery-electric models, there’s something for everyone. We spoke with Russell Wager, Vice President of Marketing at Kia America about electrification and learned that the company is finding success with its latest models. Additionally, we also found that […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/19/2021
Kia Concept EV9 gives a glimpse of an all-electric family crossover

The wraps have officially come off the Kia Concept EV9 and it’s a clear glimpse at what’s coming next from the brand’s all-electric offensive. Built on the Hyundai Motor Group’s E-GMP platform, the Concept EV9 is a large crossover featuring the next evolution of Kia’s design language. It features a techie, digital look thanks to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/17/2021
2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid marks the first electrified model for the nameplate

The 2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid has officially debuted at the 2021 Los Angeles Auto Show marking the first time the nameplate gets an electrified model. Like the standard internal combustion model, the U.S. spec model will be of the long-wheelbase variety, which is 7.1 inches longer than the previous generation in terms of overall length […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/17/2021
Kia aims for full electrification in major markets by 2040, carbon neutrality in 2045

Kia has announced that it aims to be a carbon-neutral company by 2045 at its virtual presentation called the Kia Sustainability Movement. This goes in line with the brand’s vision of becoming a sustainable mobility provider to benefit communities, consumers, and global society as a whole. The plan will have three key pillars: Sustainable Mobility, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/11/2021