Category Archives: Electric Vehicles

2022 Kia EV6 on dusty terrain

Does the 2022 Kia EV6 Have Wireless Apple CarPlay?

2022 Kia EV6 Infotainment and Connectivity Features

The advent of the 2022 Kia EV6 reveals the core technology for the next generation of Kia EVs, so it’s only fitting that the brand’s first dedicated EV be offered with a wide array of standard and available technology features. In this guide, we take a closer look at the infotainment and connectivity features that are in store for the 2022 Kia EV6 when it arrives at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL.

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2022 Kia EV6 on city street

Impressive Driving Range in 2022 Kia EV6 Makes the Switch to Electric Simple

2022 Kia EV6 Driving Range and Performance 

With pricing expected to open around $45,000 MSRP, the new Kia EV6 promises to become a competitive alternative to long-range EVs like the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Tesla Model 3, and Tesla Model Y. Join us as we continue to explore the driving range and performance highlights of the 2022 Kia EV6 in this guide from the team of experts at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL. 

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Closeup of charger in 2021 Kia Niro PHEV

Where Can I Charge My Electric Kia In Tampa Bay?

Tampa Bay Plug-In Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 

If you are in the Tampa Bay, Clearwater, or Saint Petersburg area and are considering making the switch to a new electric 2022 Kia EV6 when it arrives at Friendly Kia, you might be concerned about where you can charge your electric Kia in Tampa Bay. Most often, shoppers’ number one concern when switching to an electric vehicle is about how and where they will charge their vehicle.  

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Red 2022 Kia EV6

How Fast is the 2022 Kia EV6?

2022 Kia EV6 Speed, Charging, and Performance Specs 

The 2022 Kia EV6 is the first dedicated BEV launched under the Kia brand’s all-new “Opposites United” design philosophy. This crossover brings a futuristic design and high-tech detailing, not to mention an incredibly powerful all-electric performance. As the hype surrounding the 2022 Kia EV6 continues to swirl, many are wondering about how powerful the EV6 is, how fast the 2022 EV6 is, and if charging the vehicle will take hours or minutes.  

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White Kia EV6 exterior

Kia Unveils Opposites United Design in Kia EV6 First Look

Kia EV6 Design Photo Gallery 

The first official look at the interior and exterior design of the first dedicated battery electric vehicle for the Kia brand has been released. Kia has taken the veil off of the Kia EV6 and given the world its first look at the “Opposites United” design philosophy that has been put in place for all future electric Kia vehicles.  

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White 2020 Kia Niro EV

J.D. Power Awards Kia Niro EV Category Winner in Electric Vehicle Ownership Study

Which Electric Vehicle is the Best to Own? 

For many, the switch to an electric vehicle can feel daunting and unfamiliar. Often times we get customers in at Friendly Kia who are interested in an electric model but aren’t sure how easy it is to make the switch. When these customers come in to see us, we often get questions such as, “Which electric vehicle is best to own?” and, “How different are electric and traditional vehicles?” 

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Red 2020 Kia Niro

Kia Sets the Tone for Electric Vehicles with New BEV Platform

Will Kia Be Making More Electric Vehicles? 

The Hyundai Motor Group has announced its new Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) that will be a part of upcoming Kia electric vehicles. Kia has made it known that it has plans in place to make more hybrid and electric vehicles over the next few years and this new battery electric vehicle (BEV) platform is setting the tone for electric vehicles everywhere.  

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Black and grey promotional photo of upcoming Kia Motors EV lineup

Kia Motors Moves to Become Leader Among EV Brands

Is Kia an Electric Vehicle Brand? 

Many auto brands these days are making the shift towards hybrid and electric offerings. As more and more drivers seek out eco-minded vehicles and hybrid alternatives, automakers are working to meet the demands. One brand that has continued to offer hybrid variants over the years is Kia and now the brand is making moves towards becoming a leading EV brand.  

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