2020 Kia Soul EV Charge Time, Driving Range, and Power Output
The big redesign of the 2020 Kia Soul has turned a lot of heads, but let’s not forget that a similarly updated Soul EV model is also on the way! Just like with the 2020 Kia Soul, the 2020 Kia Soul EV has plenty of dramatic updates from its style to its specs. So, let’s take a look at this all-new 2020 Kia Soul EV to find out the limits of its electric power! Here are the charging times, driving ranges, and power outputs of the 2020 Kia Soul EV!
2020 Kia Soul EV Charge Time
The 2020 Kia Soul EV has 3 (arguably 4) levels of charge time.
Level 1 at 120 V takes roughly 59 hours to fully charge.
Level 2 at 7.2 kW takes roughly 9 hours and 35 minutes to fully charge.
DC Fast Charging at 50 kW takes roughly 1 hour and 15 minutes to fully charge.
DC Fast Charging at 100 kW takes roughly 1 hour to fully charge.
2020 Kia Soul EV Driving Range
The 2020 Kia Soul EV has a fuel economy equivalent of 114 mpge and an all-electric driving range of 243 miles.
For comparison, the slightly larger 2019 Kia Niro EV has a fuel economy equivalent of 112 mpge and an all-electric driving range of 239 miles.
2020 Kia Soul EV Power Output and Performance
The voltage of the AC Synchronous Permanent Magnet Motor equipped within the 2020 Kia Soul EV is 356 V.
The voltage of the Lithium Ion Polymer Battery equipped within the 2020 Kia Soul EV is 356 V.
This combined electrical system of the 2020 Kia Soul EV produces up to 201 horsepower and 291 lb-ft of torque.
The top speed of the 2020 Kia Soul EV is locked at 114 mph.
For acceleration, it takes the 2020 Kia Soul EV 7.6 seconds to go from 0 mph to 62.1 mph.
For braking, it takes the 2020 Kia Soul EV 137 ft to go from 62.1 mph to 0 mph.
When Does the 2020 Kia Soul EV Release in the USA?
No official release date has yet been set, but many experts expect the 2020 Kia Soul EV to be made available in the summer months of 2019. For more information on the 2020 Kia Soul EV or other Kia electric vehicles and hybrid models, please contact us. Our staff can be reached online, by phone, or with a visit to the Fuccillo Kia of Schenectady dealership located in Schenectady, New York.