KIA in August will begin mass production of an electric version of the crossover Seltos. The electric car will be produced in China, and only for the local market.
According to the portal IndianAutosBlog, electric Seltos will be equipped with the basic powertrain from Hyundai Kona Electric, which includes the electric motor of 136 horsepower and traction battery capacity is 39.2 kW/HR. The reserve electrocreaser is three hundred kilometers.
At the same time, an electric Hyundai can be purchased in versions with a 204-horsepower electric motor and a rechargeable battery 64 kWh. Such power unit allows electrocare to pass on a single charge about 470 km, and from zero to “hundreds” of such a crossover accelerates in 7.6 seconds.
Manufacture of electrical KIA Seltos will start before the end of August in China. Annually planned to produce ten thousand electric cars, which will be intended only for the local market.