Popular Kia Soul is turned into a hybrid crossover

April 8, 2015 at 16:59

New 35-horsepower electric motor is powered by a set of lithium-ion batteries with a capacity of 1.2 kWh and a capacity of 27 kilowatts, placed under the boot floor.
Battery charging takes place by means of energy recovery during braking. Engine located in the front drives the front wheels and an electric motor – the rear. The electric motor operates at low speed, under intense acceleration, road conditions and off-road. Pure electric power reserve is about 5 kilometers. According to the company, the hybrid powerplant is economical and conventional Soul with a 2-liter atmospheric engine by 25-30 percent in urban and 10.5 percent – on the track.

Kia Soul picture

Kia Soul pics


New serial 1 liter engine for Kia cee’d

April 5, 2015 at 16:46

Company Kia for the first time at the Geneva Motor show new serial petrol engine T-GDI Kappa family with turbocharging and direct fuel injection, ready for installation on the model line Kia, according to a press release of our sources.

Kia cee'd picture

Kia cee’d pics

Kia Soul EV is recognized as the best eco-friendly electric vehicle

April 1, 2015 at 16:39

American newsmagazine «Motor Week» called electric Kia Soul EV the best eco-friendly car.
Editors of «Motor Week» particularly appreciated the rationality of designing the cabin, as the leg rear seat passengers is released much more space than other models – the press service of the company.

Kia Soul EV picture

Kia Soul EV pics