You can call us fan boys of Korea’s automotive industry, but we still won’t get tired of popularizing their outstanding designs and innovative tech. Today lets return to the peninsula to explore the newest crossover SUVs arriving from 2023 and beyond. Wide selection of models, unrivaled interior quality, rich standard equipment and surely the best price to value ratio, this is a brief description of the model by Hyundai, Kia and Genesis.
Our previous #AutomotiveTerritory videos that you may find useful:
Upcoming EV models created by Korean manufacturers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvkUUPbUOLw
7-seater SUV models announced for the 2023 model year: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsGHC6sYn-0
Information about all models from this release of the #ATelectriccars series:
00:48 Kia Telluride
Four years into its lifespan, and yet Kia’s largest SUV remains an exemplary family 3-row SUV on the cutting edge of innovation. The 2023 Kia Telluride gets a mild facelift to become even more good looking and techy inside.
02:13 Genesis GV70 Electrified
2023 Genesis GV70 Electrified is a BEV version of the mid-range Genesis SUV. It uses the same underpinnings, retrofitted with an 800V electric battery and a dual-motor drivetrain.
03:23 KIA Niro EV
As expected from a proper redesign, the next generation Niro bulks up in size, adding 2 inches in length, 0.8 in width. The crossover adopts a futuristic exterior styling, presented by the Habaniro concept.
04:51 Hyundai Palisade
The latest 2023 Hyundai Palisade becomes even more blocky, there is a fresh armor-like grille cladding and a refined interior with a panoramic screen and a wifi hotspot.
06:04 Kia Sportage
2023 Kia Sportage arrives to the US with a longer 108.5inch wheelbase, a variety of trims, and three drivetrains, a 2.5L 4-cyllinder with 187 horses and a 1.6L Turbo 4, in hybrid and PHEV versions.
07:36 Hyundai Ioniq 7
Most likely the 7 will arrive as a 2024 model and will be building up on the success already achieved by the World Car of the Year Ioniq 5. Koreans promise that the production version of this concept will keep many of its key features like aerodynamic body.
08:43 Genesis GV60
2022 Genesis GV60 is the smallest crossover from the brand, that belongs to the subcompact class. The model will exist solely as an EV, powered by a single rear or a dual-motor AWD drivetrain.
10:02 Kia Mohave
Overhauled 3 years ago, the 2023 Kia Mohave arrives with a couple of chassis and suspension improvements, a new Gravity trim, and a fresh Kia badge upfront.
11:25 Kia EV9
The next step in the evolution of Kia’s electric vehicles based on the E-GMP platform will be a full-sized crossover-SUV previewed by the EV9 concept. This blocky 3-row 6-seater is a premium electric car with a roomy and futuristic interior.