Kia France will be present at the Flotauto Meetings Paris 2024.

Tuesday 30 January 2024

Kia electrifies its lineup: Under its Kia Enterprise label, the Korean brand will showcase two models at the Flotauto Meetings in Paris: the EV9 and the rechargeable hybrid Sportage.


At the Flotauto Meetings, Kia France, through its Kia Enterprise label, will showcase its extensive range of vehicles, including hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and 100% electric models. The brand will also highlight its services and mobility solutions tailored to the specific requirements of corporate customers. Whether it's the classic or electrified Kia Business range, Kia Lease, Kia Charge roaming charging solutions, or specially designed financing offers, Kia and its network of distributors leverage their expertise to serve corporate clients. Kia France's vehicle lineup is one of the newest and widest on the market, with models and powertrains catering to various needs. This includes the exhibited EV9 and rechargeable hybrid Sportage, designed with features and powertrains particularly suitable for professionals. **Kia EV9, the cutting-edge 100% electric SUV:** This large 100% electric SUV boasts avant-garde design and multiple configurations in 6 or 7 seats. As Kia's new flagship, it aims to be both spacious and elegant, combining robustness, sophistication, and advanced technology. Built on Kia's Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), the EV9 features ultra-fast 800V charging, recovering up to 249 km of range in just 15 minutes. With a towing capacity of up to 2.5 tons (when the battery level is above 35%), it stands among the best in the electric SUV market. The Kia EV9 is available in rear-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive versions, offering up to 563 km of range according to WLTP standards. Both variants include a 99.8 kWh battery. The rear-wheel-drive version is powered by a 150 kW (204 hp) electric motor with a maximum torque of 350 Nm. The all-wheel-drive version features two electric motors with a total power of 283 kW (385 hp) and a maximum torque of 350 Nm at both the front and rear. **Kia Sportage focuses on the plug-in hybrid:** The Sportage plug-in hybrid is designed to set new standards in the growing segment of electrified SUVs. Produced in Europe, in Žilina, Slovakia, it underwent dedicated engineering for European customers. A versatile vehicle, it can cover most daily journeys emission-free and handle long trips in hybrid mode. The plug-in hybrid powertrain provides a combined power of 252 hp. In 100% electric mode, the vehicle can travel up to 78 km in urban cycles (WLTP). The Sportage plug-in hybrid comes with four-wheel drive as standard and features a multi-terrain mode for safely navigating challenging driving conditions. The three available modes allow for driving in mud, sand, and snow. In addition to its reliability and comfort, the vehicle offers a spacious interior and a trunk with a loading capacity ranging from 540 to 1715 liters when the rear seats are folded down.