Dinamikjaya Motors Unveils The Kia EV9 For Malaysia

Dinamikjaya Motors Unveils The Kia EV9 For Malaysia

Dinamikjaya Motors Sdn Bhd, the exclusive distributor of Kia vehicles in Malaysia, has unveiled the all-new Kia EV9. Making its debut in March 2023, this is Kia’s first dedicated 3-row flagship SUV, and has won such accolades as the 2024 World Car Of The Year and the Best Of The Best Award in the Cars and Motorcycle category by Red Dot Award: Product Design 2024.

The EV9 is built on the Electric Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), showcasing Kia’s fusion of innovation, design, and eco-conscious engineering. The Kia EV9 uses the “Opposites United” design philosophy to present a commanding visual presence. Featuring a 3,100 mm wheelbase and 21″ alloy wheels, the EV9 stands 5,010 mm long, 1,980 mm wide, and 1,755 mm tall.

At the front is the EV9’s signature “Digital Tiger Face” grille, complemented by vertical headlamps to create a futuristic look, while the rear boasts “Star Map” LED daytime running lights for a distinctive visual identity.

The GT-line model design features a unique aesthetic that distinguishes its front and rear bumpers, wheels and roof rack, with a distinctive black colour finish that projects a strong and assertive presence.

Inside, the EV9 prioritises space and comfort, and packaged with cutting-edge technology. With 2 seating configurations available i.e. 6-seat and 7-seat layouts, the EV9 caters to a range of needs. The spacious cabin though fitted with recycled materials, exudes premium quality and user-friendly design.

Equipped with dual 12.3″ touch screens and a 5″ segment display, the floating panoramic dashboard seamlessly integrates technology for intuitive control and a minimalist feel. Further, the interior mood lighting enhances the cabin ambiance, while the 14-speaker Meridian surround audio system delivers an immersive sound experience for passengers. Other features include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, a fast wireless smartphone charger, and USB-C ports for charging (in the 2nd and 3rd rows as well).

In terms of performance, the all-wheel-drive Kia EV9 is propelled by dual electric motors which get energy from the 99.8 kWh battery pack. It is also the first Kia to get 4th-generation battery technology designed to improved energy density. This configuration offers a driving range of up to 505 kilometers (WLTP) on a single charge, and delivers 380 hp and 700 Nm of torque.

Furthermore, the flexibility of its Integrated Charging Control Unit (ICCU) charging system enables the vehicle-to-load (V2L) function, which is capable of discharging energy from the vehicle battery. The V2L function can supply up to 3.6 kWh of power and is capable of operating lifestyle electronic accessories.

Safety features in the EV9 include 10 SRS airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Safe Exit Assist (SEA) system which automatically provides a warning and locks the door if an approaching vehicle from the rear side is detected within the blind spot. Traction Control System (TCS),  Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Rear Occupant Alert (ROA), ISOFIX Child Restraint Anchor Points and Top Tethers as well as Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) also comes as standard.

Other advanced safety features include High Beam Assist (HBA), Parking Collision-Avoidance Assist (PCA), Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA) and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Assist (RCCA), Blind-Spot View Monitor (BVM), Lane Keeping Assist (LKA), Driver Attention Warning (DAW) and Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA2) with Junction Turning (JT), Junction Crossing (JX), Lane-Change Oncoming (LCO), Direct Oncoming (DO), Lane-Change Side (LCS), Driving Steering Assist (DSA) and Auto Evasive Steering Assist (ESA), which provides preventive safety when navigating through junctions,  Lane Following Assist (LFA2) and Smart Cruise Control (SCC). Kia EV9 GT-Line AWD

The Kia EV9 is imported CBU from South Korea. The exterior colour choices include Ocean Blue, Snow White Pearl, Pebble Gray, Aurora Black Pearl and Iceberg Green.

The on-the-road prices (without insurance, for private registration in Peninsular Malaysia) are RM369,668 for the Kia EV9 GT-Line AWD 7-seater, and RM374,668 for the Kia EV9 GT-Line AWD 6-seater. The vehicle comes with a 5-year manufacturer’s warranty (or 150,000 km, whichever comes first). In addition, the EV battery has warranty coverage up to 8 years (or 160,000 km, whichever comes first).

The Kia EV9 is now officially open for booking at the nearest Kia showroom to you.


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