Kia unveils the 135kW electric K-Series


The Kia K-Series is marketed as a light-commercial vehicle and there are two locally variants, the K2700 and K2500 now available in a battery-powered version only available for the Korean Market.

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The K-Series EV is has a 58.8 kWh battery pack, which provides enough energy density to power an electric motor which produces a very potent 135 kW.

Kia K-Series

Packaging for the battery pack is interesting as you can see it has been placed where the traditional long-range fuel tanks would be on a truck, below the front section of the load bed.

Kia K-Series Electric

Kia’s unusual EV min-truck also features a rather decent cabin specification, with a touchscreen infotainment system and the brand’s latest passenger vehicle steering wheel design, featuring only two spokes with an array of satellite controls on each.