May 22, 2022

Kia announces 1Q 2022 business results

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1Q global sales totaled 685,739 units, little changed from 689,990 a year ago 1Q revenue at KRW 18.36 trillion, up 10.7% from KRW 16.58 trillion, 1Q operating profit at KRW 1.61 trillion; net profit KRW 1.03 trillion Operating profit margin at 8.8% in 1Q, a 49.2% increase from year earlier Kia to continue to expand […]

The Ray and Geotab fleet electrification study supports interstate EV infrastructure development

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ATLANTA, Ga. – April 18, 2022 – Findings from The Ray (“The Ray”) and Geotab Inc.’s (“Geotab”) fleet electrification analysis, announced today, showcase data-driven analysis of truck movement patterns that can help guide State Departments of Transportation (State DOTs) planning and funding of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure.   Transportation is responsible for 29% of all greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) in […]

60% of London’s EV users suffer from lack of charging infrastructure – survey shows

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L-Charge private survey showed over 60% of London’s EV owners are not satisfied with the available charging infrastructure and are willing to pay an extra price for better availability and charging speed. According to a survey, conducted by L-Charge, the EV-chargers manufacturer, only 34% of EV owners said they are completely satisfied with the existing […]

Kia presents 2030 roadmap to become global sustainable mobility leader

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Kia announces key targets to transform into Sustainable Mobility Solutions Provider Company targeting 4 million annual vehicle sales globally in 2030  Kia accelerating EV transition to sell 1.2 million BEVs in 2030 Kia to establish a line-up of 14 BEV models by 2027 Sales of Kia’s eco-friendly models to surpass two million in 2030; these […]

Volta Trucks partners with HERE Technologies to deliver a tailored last−mile electric vehicle navigation system featuring what3words

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Volta Trucks, the leading and disruptive full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider, has confirmed that the forthcoming Volta Zero will feature integrated navigation services from HERE Technologies, the leading location data and technology platform. The Volta Zero will use EV Range Assistant, a feature from HERE tailored for inner-city deliveries. It includes range prediction […]

Kia announces 2021 global sales and 2022 targets

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Kia’s global sales in 2021 reached 2.78 million units, up 6.5% year-on-year : Sales in overseas markets increased 9.1% year-on-year Kia sets target to sell over 3 million units globally in 2022 : Maintaining sales growth with optimized production and EV leadership  Kia Corporation announced today that it sold 2,777,056 vehicles in 2021, a 6.5 percent […]

The Kia Concept EV9 – Kia’s All−electric SUV Concept takes Center Stage at AutoMobility LA

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Following the launch of the EV6, the Kia Concept EV9 hints the next model in Kia’s dedicated EV line-up The all-electric SUV concept embodies Kia’s commitment to sustainability, following the recently showcased ‘Kia Sustainability Movement’ vision Opposites United, the groundbreaking new design language from Kia, heavily influences the Concept EV9’s adventurous and angular exterior  The […]

The survey showed: over 50% of EV owners in Europe are not satisfied with mobility beyond big cities

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According to a servey, conducted by L-Charge, the EV-chargers manufacturer, only 34% of EV owners said they are completely satisfied with the existing charging infrastructure, the speed of charging and the charging prices. Notably – over 90% of those sais the are satisfied have never experienced long-distance travelling on their EVs. More than 1000 EV […]

CUPRA Born: The brand’s first 100% electric model ready to be the impulse in the EV market

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Unstoppable impulse CUPRA Born perfectly matches electrification and performance, leading the brands expansion into new markets and delivering new business models Available with different power outputs, and with an e-Boost1 performance pack to increase the power output up to 231PS (170kW) All-electric range of around 540km* (with the 77kWh battery pack) and 0-100km/h in as little […]

All−new Kia EV6 crossover ushers in new era of electric driving excitement

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Kia’s first dedicated EV signals the beginning of the brand’s transformative ‘Plan S’ electrification strategy New Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) underpins all-new CUV in rear-wheel drive or dual-motor all-wheel drive World’s first 800V multi-charging architecture enables ultra-fast DC charging capability from 10-80 percent charge (up to 210 miles range) in under 18 minutes[i] State-of-the-art 77.4kWh […]