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This Electric Car Is Quicker Than a Lamborghini—and Surprisingly Affordable

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The 5-door Kia EV6 GT can zip from 0–60 in 3.2 seconds—quick enough to beat a Ferrari California, Lamborghini Urus, Porsche 911 Targa, and Mercedes AMG GT

Surging Korean upstart automaker Kia recently passed us the keys to its all-electric EV6 GT.

We’ve previously told you about Kia (as well as its sister brands, Hyundai and particularly Genesis) and its robust efforts at originality in product and design, especially in the realm of electrification.

This hatchback scamp is no exception.

In fact, it’s kind of a category leader right now in the affordable performance segment, electric or not.

With all-wheel drive and 576 hp, the five-door Kia can hustle from 0–60 in 3.2 seconds.

That’s quick enough off the line to beat high-test and high-dollar competitors like a Ferrari California, a Lamborghini Urus, a Porsche 911 Targa, and a Mercedes AMG GT in a quarter-mile dash.

And, starting at $62,695, the Kia is expensive for a Kia but it costs just a fraction of any of these six-figure competitors and offers superior performance to like-priced gas-powered challengers like the $60,000 Audi RS3 or Mercedes CLA45.

But the Kia is not … [ keep reading on Architectural Digest ]

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