Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his love for vehicles is a worldwide famous love story. He has hundreds of bikes and cars standing in his garage and now he has recently added a new toy to his collection. The former Indian skipper has bought a brand new Kia EV6. In this article, we will discuss the new Kia car’s specs and features that attracted MSD to purchase it.
MS Dhoni has a lavish cars and bikes collection that include luxurious cars like Porsche 911 Ferrari 5990 GT, Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk & Hummer H2. Now MS has added a new Kia car to his collection. In a video posted to Twitter, MS Dhoni can be seen with a grey Kia EV6 car. He took two of his cricketer friends Kedar Jadhav and Ruturaj Gaikwad for a ride on his new toy.
Kia EV6 is the company’s first electrical offering in India and was launched in June this year. Kia brought only 200 units of this car through CBU or Completely Built Unit. As per the Kia’s stated all 200 units of EV6 car has been sold and they are working to supply more units to the Indian automobile market.
Kia EV 6 Specifications And Features
Kia EV6 is a 5-seater electric SUV that comes with an automatic transmission. The Ev6’s motor offers 320.55 bhp of max power and 605 nm of max torque. EV6 was launched in India in two variants– the standard GT-line gets an RWD setup with a range of 510km. The AWD variant which is the more powerful one has a range of 438 km.
The EV6 has a length of 4695mm, width of 1890mm and a wheelbase of 2900mm. It comes with a 77.4 kw battery that supports 7.4 kw AC charging.
Kia EV6 comes equipped with some brilliant features that includes Power Steering, Power Windows Front, Anti Lock Braking System, Air Conditioner, Driver Airbag, Passenger Airbag, Fog Lights – Front, Alloy Wheels, Multi-function Steering Wheel among other features.
Kia EV 6 Price
The new Kia EV6 car that Chennai Super Kings’ captain has bought has a starting price tag of ₹ 59.95 Lakh that goes upto ₹ 64.95 Lakh (Avg. ex-showroom).
As we have already mentioned above, EV6 comes in two variants. EV6 base model (GT-line) price in electric is ₹59.95 Lakh. Whereas the price of EV6 automatic version (GT-line AWD) starts from ₹64.95 Lakh.
These features are definitely one of the major reasons why the former Indian captain – the motorhead MS Dhoni bought this Kia EV6 car.