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Easy charging. Impressive range

We're committed to a brighter future that sees lower carbon emissions. Part of that means we've made it as easy as possible to charge your Kia – whether you're at home, or out and about.

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How to charge your Kia

A simple guide to keeping your battery topped up

Charging your EV at home

Charging your EV at home


Inspirational journeys — all powered from a wallbox charger at home. It's the simplist, most convenient and cost effective way of charging your Kia.

Charging your EV on the road

Charging your EV on the road


Charging on the go has never been easier. The Kia Charge app provides access to the largest number of public charging networks in the UK and Europe.
Battery Range

Battery Range


Whether you choose from one of our plug-in hybrid or electric vehicles, our vehicles allow you to travel short and long distance without worries. Find out how far your battery will take you.

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What is the overall cost of running an electric car? What is the overall cost of running an electric car?

 

 

The cost of running an electric car depends on each model and its own efficiency level. Electric cars can benefit from a range of savings - for instance on access to city centres like Central London, or on parking. Their cost of electricity should also come out lower than fuel providing you have the right home energy tariff and take care to charge at affordable public stations.

How long does an electric car take to charge and what factors affect this? How long does an electric car take to charge and what factors affect this?

 

 

How long does it take to charge an electric car? Charging times mostly depend on the model and the type of charging point used but additional factors can affect charging times. If weather conditions are extra hot or cold, it can alter the speed at which the battery charges. 

What is an electric car's longest range? What is an electric car's longest range?

 

 

Your electric car range depends on the model you go for. We supply a combined Worldwide Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) for each of our electric vehicles. This gives an indication of range but lots of real-time factors will have an influence like the outside temperate, the type of road, the use of onboard comforts like air conditioning or electronic devices and - last but not least - your type of driving.

How long do batteries last in electric cars after a single charge? How long do batteries last in electric cars after a single charge?

 

 

The average electric car range after a single charge is between 100 and 300 miles, which is dependent on the make and model. Generally, most electric vehicles have an average driving range of 170 miles. Find the overall cost of running an electric car here.

 

 

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