Kia recently launched the 2022 EV6, an all electric zero emissions vehicle. It went ahead to bag the Guinness World Records title for the shortest charging duration to cross the United States in an electric vehicle. The distance covered was shy of 120 miles for a total of 3,000 miles. And the overall charge time recorded was 7 hours 10 minutes and 1 second. The entire journey lasted 7 days and it resulted in outperforming the previous record holder, Tesla.

The 2022 Kia EV6 is the brand's first model under the Kia Plan S strategy. Aiming at electrification of its products as the company's future. The all electric Kia EV 6 has also been certified by 'Carbon Measured', this label is a certification and recognition for global climate change and sustainability consultancy, The Carbon Trust. With world class engineering and advanced technologies, the 2022 Kia EV6 went ahead to bag the Guinness World records title for the shortest charging time while travelling the United States. It covered an approximate of 3,000 miles and outperformed the previous record holder, Tesla.

This all-electric crossover from Kia began its 7-day trek from the city of New York and went all across the United States to Los Angeles. Across this seven day journey, the 2022 ki III V6 was plugged in for a duration of seven hours ten minutes and one second, gaining a five and half hours advantage over the previous record holder. Tesla recorded a charge time of 12 hours 48 minutes and 19 seconds. The previous record was set back in 2015 in a Tesla Model S. Aiding the 2022 Kia EV 6 in this endeavour was its 800 Volt rapid charging Technology.

By bagging this world renowned title from the Guinness book, Kia not only sets a record but also builds a reputation for being the future leader in the popularization of electric vehicles. This achievement also inspires the brand to go ahead with world class engineering and significant attention to detail, design, quality, technology and driving dynamics. We could probably expect to see the best of the brand in the upcoming offerings such as the EV9 and more. This would now clearly solve a block head for any potential electric vehicle customer who is otherwise anxious about the range offered.

In order to prove the availability of a good all electric range, the Volkswagen ID.4 recently set a record for the longest continuous journey in an electric vehicle across a single country. In this endeavour it covered more than 35,000 miles in North America proving to its potential buyers, the feasibility of an electric vehicle and its range. The 2022 Kia EV6 will be offered in dealerships nationwide in the first quarter of 2022. The base price of the same is set at $44,000 and equipped with a minimum of 167 hp, it offers great acceleration too.

The 2022 Kia EV6 is offered with several battery options, the least of which is a 167 HP generating RWD and on the other hand it offers a 231 HP powertrain, with an AWD setup. It also features a gran turismo line-up which consists of two powertrains again, auto 225 HP and a 313 HP version. The vehicle comes fitted with a single speed transmission and goes from 0-60 mph in 5.1 seconds with the mid-range power offering. It is also capable of growing up to 2,000 pounds, the given specifications would make you wonder if it is truly an EV or not!