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Kia EV9 Electric SUV Breaks Cover in India: Unveiling Design and Powertrains

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The highly anticipated electric SUV from Kia, the EV9, has been spotted for the first time in India during its testing phase, and it’s living up to its king-size expectations. Bearing a striking resemblance to its concept version, the EV9 is undergoing some cosmetic tweaks, giving us a glimpse of what the final production model might look like.

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Design Insights: In terms of styling, the king-size electric SUV retains the essence of its concept with familiar features like the LED headlight setup, L-shaped LED DRLs, a robust bonnet, substantial cladding on the sides, automatic ORVMs with integrated turn indicators, and roof rails. While it maintains its distinctive design, subtle changes in the test mule are evident, promising an exciting visual evolution.

Interior Teasers: Although details about the interior remain shrouded in mystery, expectations are high for a 3-row seat configuration and a multi-functional 4-spoke steering wheel, enhancing the overall driving experience.

Platform and Power Dynamics: Reports suggest that the EV9 will be built on the E-GMP platform, ensuring a robust structure. The electric SUV is set to offer three powertrain options, starting with the EV9 RWD. This variant boasts a 76.1 kWh battery paired with a 215 BHP motor, providing a commendable range of approximately 350 km to 360 km on a single charge.

Long Range Excellence: For those seeking an extended range, the EV9 comes in a long-range model equipped with a 99.8 kWh battery, offering an impressive range of around 540 km on a full charge. The SUV is anticipated to feature a dual-motor setup, delivering a combined power of 380 BHP for an exhilarating driving experience.

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As Kia accelerates its plans to introduce new EVs in India, the EV9 stands out as a promising addition, combining aesthetic appeal with robust performance. Stay tuned for more updates on this electrifying journey!

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