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Kia Unveils the Venga Electric Car (It Looks Production-Ready!)

March 8,

South-Korean Automakers Could Make EVs More Affordable

I a love/hate relationship with cars. It’s always fun to see automotive engineers can come up and they have a lot more to innovate with concept than with production but a lot of the time, the results can be impractical silly, and you just know they’ll never make a version. That’s why I’m to see that Kia’s electric car is based on a production model.

Read on for the technical specs.

the Kia release:

Making its world at the Geneva Motor Show, the zero-emissions Kia Venga EV concept car is the size as the regular Venga MPV now on sale in Europe. It features an motor with top power of 80 kW and torque of 280 Nm.

Showcasing Kia’s range of fuel-saving vehicles at Venga EV includes a twin-pack 24 kWh using innovative LiPoly Ion Polymer) technology that numerous advantages over battery types, and provides a range of 180 km on a single charge.

180 kilometers is 112 miles. That’s more than the Nissan ‘s 100 miles (160 though Nissan says it is working on doubling the range by .

The quality of South-Korean vehicles has rapidly in the past few years. Kia and should follow Nissan and put a bet on the future by making affordable cars. It’s their to get ahead of bigger automakers are dragging their feet, and the they start investing in the capacity for EVs, the faster benefit from economies of

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Under the quick recharging (50 kW), the battery can be recharged to 80 of its capacity within 20 minutes. the normal cycle (3.3 100 percent power is attained eight hours.

Venga EV is a front-wheel drive with the electric powertrain within the existing engine while the battery pack is under the trunk floor. EV is capable of accelerating from to 100 kph in 11.8 seconds, and reaching a top of 140 kph.

Definitely not a Tesla, but the 0 to 60 MPH can be a bit misleading. Electric motors lots of torque at low RPM, so a Venga EV could feel fast in city driving. also possible that a production version would be and polished some more, it accelerate faster (and have a longer electric

And the fast charging is the cherry on Most cars are parked so that it probably wouldn’t be too often, but when needed, good to know it’s (if you can find a charging station a fat pipe, that is).

Via Kia

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