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    Kia Teases with New EV Concept

      An emotional approach to electrification.

    Kia plans to electrify the Geneva Auto Show with a new all-electric concept car.  They released a teaser image today ahead of the show on March 5th.

    The concept is said to be a design to make the heart beat faster. While Kia kept in mind consumer concerns for driving range, they also are focusing on performance and an emotional design. 

    In the teaser image, we see a bold front end design with a sculpted hood and LED headlight surround. Tiny antenna on either side are likely rear facing cameras in place of rear view side mirrors.  Strong wheel arches give the vehicle a sporty stance. 

    We'll have more from Kia when the car debuts on March 5th.

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    3 minutes ago, ocnblu said:

    knee slapper OMG

    At least my cup is always half full of EXCITEMENT be it ICEV or EV. 

    I feel sad for you as yours must always be empty. Filled half way with ICEV EXCITEMENT and then Bash on the EV and it empty's out. Hugs to you for your empty mug dear Blu.

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    On 2/21/2019 at 7:49 PM, dfelt said:

    At least my cup is always half full of EXCITEMENT be it ICEV or EV. 

    I feel sad for you as yours must always be empty. Filled half way with ICEV EXCITEMENT and then Bash on the EV and it empty's out. Hugs to you for your empty mug dear Blu.

    Given that people are spending actual cash on Kia products I am more concerned with what substance is in everyone else's mug...

    On 2/24/2019 at 2:59 PM, smk4565 said:

    Looks cool so far.

    Given the random electrical issues we had with our rental Sedona over the weekend...Give me an Ohio built Chevrolet Vega instead....

    On 2/21/2019 at 7:44 PM, ocnblu said:

    knee slapper OMG

    More like face into oak desk top...but whatever....

    On 2/21/2019 at 1:00 PM, dfelt said:

    This is exciting, better looking than a Tesla 3.

    EXCITEMENT!!!! :metal:

    You don't get out much, do you....?

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