How Far Can the 2022 Kia EV6 Travel?Blog Mar 31st, 2022
The 2022 Kia EV6 recently made its debut in Canada, giving vehicle shoppers an opportunity to purchase a sleek, electric crossover SUV with outstanding ride comfort and an upscale interior. But some drivers might be asking: How far can the 2022 Kia EV6 travel when fully-charged? Below, we’ve put together all the information drivers should know about this crossover’s total travel range, battery life, and more.
2022 Kia EV6 Maximum Range
With a maximum travel range of 499 kilometres on select 2022 Kia EV6 models, drivers have plenty of travel time ahead of them before they need to worry about recharging. Every 2022 Kia EV6 is powered by a lithium-ion battery. Several powertrain and transmission options are available, including:
- 58.0 kWh battery w/ RWD and a 125kW rear motor (max. range of 373 km)
- 77.4 kWh battery w/ RWD and a 168kW rear motor (max. range of 499 km)
- 77.4 kWh battery w/ AWD, 74kW front motor, and 165kW rear motor (max. range of 441 km)
A GT model will be available at a later date, powered by a 77.4 kWh battery with a 160kW front motor and 270kW rear motor. The maximum travel range of this powertrain is yet to be determined.
How Fast Does the 2022 Kia EV6 Charge?
The 2022 Kia EV6 uses a world-first multi-charging system. This unique feature allows the 2022 EV6 to charge extremely quickly at both 800V and 400V. According to Kia, 800V DC fast charging can supply the 2022 EV6 with nearly 100 kilometres worth of power in less than five minutes. Further testing from Kia shows that the 2022 EV6 can go from 10% to 80% charge in under 18 minutes.
How Well Does the 2022 Kia EV6 Perform in Winter?
Some drivers have concerns about purchasing an electric vehicle due to their reduced range and efficiency in winter. Fortunately, the Canadian version of the 2022 Kia EV6 features an available heat pump system, which increases the battery’s cold resistance. This eco-friendly pump recycles the heat produced by the vehicle’s electronic components, optimizing the temperature of the battery pack.
Shop for the 2022 Kia EV6 at Waterloo Kia
Interested in purchasing a 2022 Kia EV6 in Waterloo, Ontario? Waterloo Kia, located at 583 Colby Drive in Waterloo, can help drivers shop for the 2022 EV6 and other modern Kia vehicles. Drivers can explore the Waterloo Kia inventory right here on our website, allowing them to easily browse through our selection without having to leave home.
Have any questions about the 2022 Kia EV6 for the Waterloo Kia team? Send us a message through our website or give us a call at (519) 772 – 0783 to get in touch with our team of Kia vehicle experts. No matter what you need, drivers can trust the Waterloo Kia team to have the answer.