The Kia EV9 will utilize the same all-electric e-GMP platform as the EV6, but it will require a longer wheelbase in order to fit seven additional seats.

This indicates that the existing 77.4 kWh battery of the EV9 will be replaced by a larger 100 kWh battery. In addition

Kia announced last year its aspiration to attain a comprehensive range of 336 miles for the EV9, however the specific range remains undisclosed.

Although the range of the EV9 might be Although it falls slightly short of the Model X's 351-mile range, it will nonetheless take advantage of the

identical 800-volt technology that allows for 233 kW of fast charging. It is expected that the EV9 will have the capability

To rapidly charge from 10 to 80 percent in an only 18 minutes, similar to the EV6. The 15-mile range difference should not be a decisive factor for an SUV that is priced at nearly half the cost of the Model X.