Kia Canada announced the introduction to Canada of its EV6 GT model.
“The EV6 was quickly established as the halo for Kia’s new brand identity and the physical representation of the company’s future under its Plan S strategy,” said Elias El-Achhab, VP and COO of Kia Canada. “Now introducing the fastest production Kia ever, the EV6 GT demonstrates Kia’s continuous ability to shatter boundaries and expectations.”
Built on the Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), the EV6 GT is powered by a 77.4 kWh battery with a 160kW front motor and 270kW rear motor, producing 576 horsepower and 545 lb-ft of torque. As with previous EV6 models, the GT includes a multi-charging system capable of ultra-fast-charging at 800V DC fast charging, which can charge the battery from 10-to-80 percent in under 18 minutes.
The EV6 GT receives exclusive design elements to further differentiate this sporty model. The front fascia achieves a bolder appearance in its enhanced digital Tiger Face grille and vertical fog lamps that also carry through to the rear bumper design, conveying a more aggressive stance which enhances the GT models sporty demeanor. The GT model is upgraded with 21-inch wheels that house neon green painted calipers. On the inside, neon green accents continue across the dash and cabin comfort is enhanced for a thrilling drive with sport bucket seats that are unique to the GT model.