Hotcars website reports, “Kia has already broken the world record previously held by Tesla, by crossing the US with less charging time.”

“According to Kia, the trip took 7 days, and the car which we assume was close to standard, needed charging for a total of 7 hours and 10 minutes, beating Tesla by 5.5 hours as it took close to 13 hours at the electric charging points in comparison.”