2026 Kia Electric Truck Confirmed

2026 Kia Electric Truck  – As it becomes an EV brand, Kia will try out many new products. It plans to expand its offerings into electric pickup trucks. Two electric Kia trucks models are planned, one in 2026 and the other in 2026.

2026 Kia Electric Truck Concept
2026 Kia Electric Truck Concept

2026 Electric Kia Truck Review

Although Kia has not yet provided any details, it is possible that the larger of the electric trucks will be made for the United States. This country is the largest market for this type of vehicle. Image by Kia Worldwide/Youtube Kia announced at the 2022 Kia CEO Investor Day (3 March 2022) that its long-term plan to expand its EV lineup from 11 models in 2026 to 14 models in 2027 has been rewritten. Kia confirmed that two of the three additional EVs it has on its roadmap were electric pickup trucks (Kia electric pickup trucks).

2026 Kia Electric Truck Specs
2026 Kia Electric Truck Specs

According to the company, one of the two Kia truck models is a dedicated EV model and the other will be a strategic model. The latter could be built on modified internal combustion engine platform vehicles. Reports have been circulating about the Electric Hyundai Santa Cruz. This could be loaned out to Kia to help generate its offerings. The other truck could be a completely new truck designed from scratch to compete with the Rivian R1T, Tesla Cybertruck, and Ford F-150 Lightning.

2026 Kia Electric Truck Changes
2026 Kia Electric Truck Changes

2026 Kia Electric Truck Confirmed

In 2026, Kia will launch two pickup trucks models. The first will be a conversion from a standard vehicle and the second will be specifically designed for electric pickups. Image – Kia Kia will release two new EV models each year starting in 2023. This will give the company a total of 14 models by 2027. The electric pickup trucks, as well as an emerging market entry EV, were added to the eleven EV models that were announced last year.