Kia Motors Korea has introduced the KIAFLEX EV line, a subscription service for electric vehicles. ‘Kia Flex EV Line’ is the first Kia Motors service that can rent a Niro Electric or Soul Electric Vehicles for a monthly fee of 870,000 won (including tax) – 650€ or $713 – , and additionally includes a free 72 hour Carnival High Limousine rental per month.
As an electric vehicle subscription service, Kia Motors will start offering services from today through a mobile app. In addition, Kia Motors also prepared an option to provide unlimited charging service for electric vehicles, and made it available for 69,000 won – 51€ or $56 – per month, thereby reducing the charging burden for customers using electric vehicles.
‘Kiaflex EV Line’ can be used after installing the mobile app, and through the app, all processes of contract-payment-reservation-delivery-return can be performed at once, so it can be used quickly and conveniently.
In addition, since a car managed through a thorough inspection process is provided, there is no need to pay special attention to maintenance and consumable management, and customers who have a burden on purchasing a new car can conveniently use Kia’s electric car through a reasonable subscription fee.
Customers who want to use the vehicle can select and book the desired vehicle through the app up to 3 days in advance, and they can receive the vehicle at the desired time and place. (Weekends and holidays available / delivery area in downtown Seoul)
On the other hand, if you use the ‘Kia Flex EV Line’ 3-month bundled plan, you can also receive an additional discount of 30,000 won per month – 22€ or $24 – .
An official from Kia Motors said, “The Kia Flex EV line introduced this time is a mobility service that contains the future vision of Kia Motors to transform into an electric vehicle business system and lead the popularization of electric vehicles by 2025. “We will look for a variety of services to make Kia Motors more accessible.”
Meanwhile, in addition to the electric vehicle subscription service ‘Kiaflex EV Line’, Kia Motors is operating a subscription service ‘Kiaflex Premium’ consisting of Kia Motors’ advanced lineup (The K9, Mojave, Stinger), and launched in June 2019. The cumulative number of customers reached over 200.