Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 -
Price USA (new)
Manufacturer's suggested base price
$45,950
Price USA (used)
Estimated pre-owned price
$24,990

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Currently Produced

Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

Technical Specifications of Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 -
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place.
South Korea
Current Status
Announced (planned), Pre-order (reservations open), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Produced
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
SUV Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

Range and Efficiency

Range EPA
Estimated range on a full battery according to official EPA ratings (USA)
310 mi
Range WLTP
Range according to WLTP ratings.
TEL: car in its lightest configuration.
TEH: car in its heaviest configuration.
TEL
TEH
328 mi 313 mi
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. Lower figures indicate better efficiency.
kWh/100 mi
Wh/mi
25.5 kWh 255 Wh

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
77.4 kWh 74 kWh
Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
11 kW 233 kW
Charge Port
The car's charge port type. It affects charging speed and station compatibility.
CCS Type 1
CCS Type 1 charge port

Performance

Drive Type
PMSM: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. IM: AC Induction Motor
RWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
168 kW (225 hp) 258 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
7 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
115 mph
0.00 s
00 mph

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
184.3 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
No Data 74 in
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
60.8 in
Wheelbase
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
114.2 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
5
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
4255 lb
Cargo Volume
Trunk: cargo capacity (rear seats up).
Max: cargo capacity (rear seats folded).
Frunk: cargo capacity in the front hood.
Trunk
Max
Frunk
24.4 ft3 50.2 ft3 1.8 ft3
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
2300 lb
Last Updated:
April 24, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

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  • Dark green area: One-way
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Charging Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

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Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
April 24, 2024
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About Kia EV6 Long Range RWD

The Kia EV6 Long Range RWD is an all-electric rear-wheel drive SUV. It came out in 2021. Brand new, the car starts around $45,950.

The Kia EV6 Long Range RWD has a 77.4 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 290 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 25.5 kWh per 100 miles (or 255 Wh/mile) — ranked №161 out of 662 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Kia EV6 Long Range RWD achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 7 seconds (placing it at №392 among 662 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 115 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 168 kW (225 hp) and a torque of 258 lb-ft.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

Kia EV6 Long Range RWD achieves a How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? of 261–319 miles, placing it at №161 among 662 electric vehicles. However, this range is subject to several influences:

  • Speed: Traveling at higher speeds reduces battery life.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold or hot weather can affect range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous landscapes decrease range.
  • Driving habits: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Feature usage: Climate control and media systems also influence range.

It's important to acknowledge that these are estimations, and your actual driving range may differ. Consider these factors when planning your trip and be ready for potential charging stops.

Utilize the interactive EV Navigation map for trip planning assistance.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

In the USA Kia EV6 Long Range RWD has a CCS Type 1 charge port.

  • You can charge it at home using a standard domestic socket or plug into any public AC charging station using the right cable. Keep in mind that the car's on-board charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging rate to 11 kW, which translates to approximately 39 miles of range added per hour of charging.
  • For quicker charging, consider using a compatible DC fast-charging station. The car boasts a maximum charging rate of 233 kW, but remember that battery temperature and charge level can influence the actual speed you'll experience.

Estimate charging time, rate and cost using Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

Here are the dimensions and weight for the Kia EV6 Long Range RWD:

  • Length: 184.3 in
  • Width: N/A in (including side mirrors) or 74 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 60.8 in
  • Wheelbase: 114.2 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 4255 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

The rear cargo area of the Kia EV6 Long Range RWD provides 24.4 cubic feet of space when the rear seats are upright (ranked №131 out of 662 electric vehicles).

Folding these seats down unlocks a maximum cargo capacity of 50.2 cubic feet (ranked №131 out of 662 electric vehicles).

In addition, the car has a frunk, a front compartment with 1.8 cubic feet dedicated to smaller items.

Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The Kia EV6 Long Range RWD can safely tow up to 2300 lbs, provided that the trailer has its own braking system.

Ratings

3.5

Design

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3.8

Performance

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3.9

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Safety Ratings

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NCAP safety rating
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