Kia EV6 2022 vs. comparison 2022 Mustang Mach-E

The electric SUV segment is growing rapidly, and the two newest entries in this class are the Kia EV6 and Ford Mustang Mach-E. They are similar in size and driving range but very different in several other important ways.

Let’s take a closer look at these electric SUVs and find the right one for you.

2022 Kia EV6

The new Kia EV6 for 2022 is an electric vehicle with sharp styling, unique proportions, and impressive range and efficiency figures. Prices start at $41,400.

Highlights of the Kia EV6

Greater efficiency: The Kia EV6 returns up to 117 MPGe, which beats the Mustang Mach-E’s best rating of 103 MPGe. That means the EV6 can go further with the same amount of energy, which equates to lower fuel costs. According to the EPA, the EV6 with rear-wheel drive (RWD) annual fuel cost is only $550.

More affordable: The Kia EV6 starts at about $2,500 less than the Mach-E. Combined with higher efficiency ratings, Kia enjoys modest cost advantages over Ford.

Great warranty: The Kia EV6’s warranty trumps the warranty in favor of the Ford Mustang Mach-E. Kia offers a basic 5 year/60,000 mile warranty and a 10 year/100,000 mile powertrain warranty, while Ford has a 3 year/36,000 mile base warranty and a 5 year/60,000 mile powertrain warranty.

Check out this week’s Fair Purchase Price or check out the Kia EV6 models for sale near you.

2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E

Ford Mustang Mach-E 2021

The Ford Mustang Mach-E is an electric SUV that combines versatile practicality, attractive performance and the latest technological features. Prices start at $43,895.

Ford Mustang Mach-E . Highlights

Attractive performance: The Ford Mustang Mach-E has the performance to back up the legendary Mustang nameplate. While the GT Performance Edition offers 634 lb-ft of torque and a sprint from 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds, even the base-level Mach-E is faster than the base EV6.

BlueCruise hands-free driving: The available BlueCruise semi-autonomous driving system allows hands-free driving on Ford-charted roads. Hands-free driving is a rare feature of the technology; You can’t get it on the Kia EV6.

More cargo space: The Ford Mustang Mach-E is slightly larger than the Kia EV6 and has more cargo space. Seating space is similar, but the Ford has 34.4 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats, compared to the Kia’s 24.4 cubic feet. With the rear seats folded, the Ford has 14.2 cubic feet more cargo space than the Kia.

Check out this week’s Fair Purchase Price or check out Ford Mustang Mach-E models for sale near you.

Similarity

Same size, similar maximum reach rating, choice of rear-wheel drive (RWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD), lots of standard infotainment and safety technology features.

Conclusion

The Kia EV6 is a more value-conscious choice thanks to its lower price, greater efficiency and longer warranty. However, the Ford Mustang Mach-E has the performance to live up to its name and has more cargo space. The electric SUV that’s right for you depends on your priorities and budget.

2022 Kia EV6 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E
Initial price $41,400 $43,895
Popular Powertrains
Machine Electric motor Electric motor
Horsepower 167 hp 266 hp
Torque 258 lb-ft 317 lb-ft
Transmission 1 speed direct drive 1 speed direct drive
Fuel Economy 136 cities/100 hwy/117 combined MPGe 110 cities/96 hwy/103 combined MPGe
Maximum Range 310 miles 314 miles
Also available Dual motor, AWD Dual motor, AWD
Specification
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain Warranty 10 years/100,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Max Seating Capacity 5 5
Wheelbase 114.2 inches 117.5 inches
Overall length 184.3 inches 185.6 inch
Wide 74.0 inches 74.1 inches
Tall 60.8 inch 64.0 inches
Swivel diameter 38.2 feet 38.1 feet
Headroom, Front 39.0 inch 38.9 inches
Headroom, Rear 38.0 inch 38.3 inches
Legroom, Front 42.4 inches 41.7 inches
Legroom, Back 39.0 inch 38.1 inches
Shoulder Room, Front 57.8 inches 57.6 inches
Shoulder Room, Back 55.6 inch 55.9 inches
Cargo volume 24.4/50.2 cubic feet 34.4/64.4 cubic feet

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