2023 Kia EV6 GT-Line now available in PH with P3.788 million price tag 

Updated Mar 21, 2023 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

It gets an eight-year warranty for its batteries.

The all-new 2023 Kia EV6 has finally landed on Philippine shores. Locally, its sole available variant is the GT-Line Long Range trim priced at Php 3,788,000. 

Kia EV6 front view

2023 Kia EV6

Note that the Kia EV6 was first previously locally at the 2022 Philippine International Motor Show. It uses the Hyundai Electric Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), which it shares with the Hyundai Ioniq 5.  

So what is this new electric vehicle (EV) from Kia Philippines offering to prospective buyers? Let’s check it out in detail to find out.  


When styling is concerned, the EV6 model gets an exterior that achieves a good balance of sportiness and elegance. 

Its front end, for starters, assumes a distinctive, wedge-like shape. This section of the car is then host to a pair of sharp-looking automatic LED headlamp clusters flanking a sleek and thin grille.

Kia EV6 side view

The EV6 from the side

Further down below the car’s front end is a detailed lower bumper that has plenty of gloss black decorative pieces.  

The front section of the EV6 is then topped by a clamshell hood that gets two eye-catching character lines that lead toward the vehicle’s windshield pillars.  

The side then gets a graceful look thanks to a sloping window line, and a set of flush door handles. Likewise found on the lower portion of the vehicle’s side is a black gloss trim, that appears to link together with the LED light bar on the rear. 

Kia EV6 rear view

Kia EV6 from the rear

The rear end then amps up the car’s hypermodern design thanks to its LED light bar strip that straddles its entire width. Down below, its look is further enhanced by a black-colored diffuser that’s decorated with a silver trim piece.  

Completing the look of the EV6 is a set of 20-inch wheels. Other features on the exterior of this Kia EV are a fin-type antenna, a panoramic sunroof, a power tailgate, rain-sensing wipers, etc.  


Step inside the Kia EV6 and you’ll find a well-arranged cabin with ample room for up to five occupants.  

The front cabin is particularly eye-catching thanks to its curvy center console and its sloped dashboard. 

Touch controls for its automatic air-conditioning system are positioned below the two main central vents. Other buttons for driver-centric functions like the push-to-start button, the electronic parking brake, cruise control, and others are physical in nature.  

Kia EV6 interior view

EV6 front cabin

The seats of the EV6 are then wrapped in black suede with white leather accents. Both the driver and front passenger seats get an eight-way power adjustable function and two-way lumber support adjustability. Both front seats are cooled as well.  

Its second row then comes with a 60:40 split-folding feature which pairs well with the power tailgate to provide easy trunk loading and unloading.   

Tech & Safety 

Dominating the dashboard of the Kia EV6 is a 12.3-inch central touchscreen that’s seamlessly linked with a 12.3-inch LCD multi-function driver display. Together, these two form a panoramic curved display. 

For connectivity, the aforementioned central touchscreen comes with Bluetooth, USB connectivity, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. Audio is then fed into the cabin by a 14-piece Meridian Sound System. 

Kia EV6 interior view

Another view of its interior

Standard safety equipment present on the Kia EV6 is a total of six airbags, antilock braking, electronic stability control, hill-start assist, tire pressure monitoring, ISOFIX child seat anchors, etc.  

The EV6 likewise comes with a host of advanced driver-assistive safety technologies. These include Smart Cruise Control (adaptive cruise control), blind spot monitoring, lane keep assist, lane follow assist, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, rear-cross traffic avoidance, driver attention warning, a 360-degree view camera, and a parking distance warning.  


Propelling the Kia EV6 GT-Line Long Range model is a Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM). At maximum, it can produce up to 226 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque. Power is then sent to the EV6’s rear wheels via a single-speed automatic gearbox.  

The PMSM is then powered by a 77.4 kWh lithium-ion battery. Kia claims that this provides a range of 582 kilometers and can be charged from 10 to 80 percent via a DC fast charger in just 18 minutes. 

A picture of the Kia EV6

The brand claims that the Philippine-spec model has a range of 582 kilometers

Note that the EV6 gets three drive modes. These are Normal, Sport, and Eco mode.  

The stopping power for this Kia-made EV is then handled by four disc brakes and an electronic parking brake with auto-hold functionality. It then uses a MacPherson strut front suspension and a multi-link rear suspension.  


As mentioned above, the 2023 Kia EV6 GT-Line Long Range retails at Php 3,788,000. Included with a purchase of an EV6 are a portable charger, a five-year or 160,000-kilometer vehicle warranty, an eight-year or 160,000-km battery system warranty, 5 years of free preventive maintenance service, and 5 years of free access to Kia’s 24/7 roadside assistance service.  

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Know more about Kia EV6 2024

Kia EV6

The Kia EV6 is a battery electric vehicle (EV) that falls in the crossover class. In the Philippines, its sole variant is the GT-Line Long Range and it comes with a price tag of Php 3,788,000. Purchasers of the EV6 are provided with a portable charger.

In terms of dimensions, the Kia EV6 GT-Line Long Range is 4,695mm long, 1,890mm wide, and 1,550mm in height. It also has a ground clearance of 160mm, and a wheelbase length of 2,900mm. 

Propelling the EV6 is a permanent magnet synchronous motor that’s capable of dishing out 225 horsepower 350 Nm of torque. It also has an estimated range of around 500 kilometers on a single charge. Powering the said motor is a 77.4 kWh lithium-ion battery.  

Locally, the Kia EV6’s prime competitor is the Hyundai Ioniq5.  

₱ 3,788,000

Cesar G.B. Miguel

Cesar G.B. Miguel


Cesar Guiderone B. Miguel was born and raised in Iligan City, Lanao Del Norte. He graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in English degree from Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology. He previously worked as a freelance writer for various websites, as a member of the Iligan City Disaster Risk Reduction Management's training staff, and as a medical sales representative.

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