The South Korean company 2018-2019 Kia in the next year plans to introduce its first production model with an electric power plant.
This will be a hatchback Soul EV.
Brand representatives participating in this project, according to the electric Soul EV will receive a similar powerplant installation 2018-2019 Kia Ray EV model.
First in the history of the Korean automotive industry serial electric cars under the hood install engine with 68 horsepower, which produces 167 Newton meters of maximum torque.
Note that the model Ray EV, released in a small number specifically for the South Korean government, is equipped with a block of lithium-polymer battery, a full charge is enough to overcome 140 kilometers.
The maximum electric vehicle speed reaches 130 kilometers per hour ti.
According to 2018-2019 Kia World, maximum speed and cruising range hatchback Soul EV will be a little higher.
Thus, the electric company’s innovation can accelerate to 140 kilometers per hour and cover approximately 200 kilometers without additional charge batteries.