Kia goes with battery EV plan while sister brand Hyundai bets on hydrogen

|About: Kia Motors Corp. (KIMTF)|By:, SA News Editor

Kia (KIMTF) plans to sell an electric version of its Soul subcompact in the U.S. next year.

The automaker has set a target of a 120-mile driving range for the EV.

What to watch: While Kia is going the battery EV route, the company that owns a third of it, Hyundai (HYMLF), is betting on hydrogen fuel cell technology.