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  • Kia Niro finalist in Car of the Year 2023
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    Kia Niro finalist in Car of the Year 2023

    The Car of the Year jury has selected the Kia Niro as one of seven finalists The Kia EV6 won the award in 2022 The Kia Niro is offered as a hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure electric Kia has once again reached the final of the European Car Of The Year, this time with the compact crossover Kia Niro. The expert panel of 58 jury members from 22 countries carefully evaluated 27 models to create a “shortlist” of seven car models. The winner will be chosen at the Brussels Motor Show on January 13. The new Kia Niro has undergone an extensive upgrade. As before, three electrified powertrains are offered…

  • Audi Q8 e-tron
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    The new Audi Q8 e-tron

    New Audi Q8 e-tron: Improved efficiency, longer range and refined design The Audi e-tron was the start of the premium manufacturer’s shift towards electric cars when it was launched in 2018. Since then, the model has set the standard in the luxury electric SUV segment. The new Audi Q8 e-tron builds on the success of the electric car pioneer. The successor offers an optimized drive concept, improved aerodynamics, higher charging performance, greater battery capacity and longer range. The Audi Q8 e-tron SUV has a range of up to approx. 58 miles and the Audi Q8 Sportback e-tron up to 60 miles according to WLTP. Two body variants, SUV or Sportback,…

  • Hyundai IONIQ 6
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    Hyundai IONIQ 6 eases range anxiety

    Hyundai IONIQ 6 eases range anxiety with 614km of range on a single charge IONIQ 6’s E-GMP architecture supports customers’ varied lifestyles The impressive performance and range are made possible in large part by Hyundai Motor Group’s dedicated EV architecture, the Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) and the Electrified Streamliner’s ultra-low drag. E-GMP delivers optimal electrical performance and provides 800V ultra-fast charging with up to 351 km of range in just 15 minutes, or 10 to 80% in about 18 minutes. The platform also supports 400V charging without the need for additional components or adapters. The Electrified Streamliner takes advantage of E-GMP to provide a segment-leading long wheelbase of 2,950mm that…

  • Kia EV6
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    Kia EV6 gets updated – gets battery preheating

    The preheating of the high-voltage battery is updated in the Kia EV6 – Car of the Year 2022 Pre-air conditioning of the passenger compartment via app Update from the factory in future model years and available for already delivered cars – free of charge for the customer The Kia EV6 was launched a year ago and quickly became one of the most requested electric cars on the market. Earlier this year, the EV6 won the prestigious Car of the Year 2022 award. Faster charging in cold weather When the outside temperature is lower, it may take longer to charge the high-voltage battery with a DC charger. To increase DC charging…

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    Premiere of the electric Audi A6 Avant e-tron concept

    In connection with the annual press conference, Audi is premiering yet another electric car that is sure to please the global market – the concept version of the A6 Avant e-tron. Almost a year ago, the electric Audi A6 Sportback e-tron was presented at the Shanghai Auto Show. Now it’s the premiere of the near-production concept car A6 Avant e-tron. A long-awaited model that combines electric drive with the functional and strong design that Audi calls Avant. The new Premium Platform Electric electric car platform with 800-volt technology and fast charging of 270 kW provides a range of up to 70 miles. Like the Audi A6 Sportback e-tron concept, which…

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    We list 2023’s most environmentally friendly cars

    We select the models that have the least impact on the environment and health, and are practical and safe at the same time. The market situation means that it is not entirely easy to assess which cars can actually be obtained within a reasonable time horizon. And together with the continued rapid increase in the number of rechargeable models on the market, it is both a pleasant and somewhat difficult challenge in producing a relevant, defined and up-to-date list. We are aware that there is still a lot of uncertainty about how the impact of cars over the life cycle should be calculated, but we believe that our calculation method…