Power up when you slow down by capturing the kinetic energy of deceleration to charge your battery on the go. Plus, steering wheel mounted paddles allow you to adjust regenerative braking levels. You may choose between simplified one-pedal driving, or sailing down the road with maximum momentum.
With an all-new EV drivetrain, the Niro EV has a combined system output of 201 horsepower and 291 ft.-lbs. of torque. Behind the wheel, punch it up a notch with the push of a button to engage sport mode.
An innovative rotary shifter with LED indicator is surrounded by some of the most commonly used controls, so comfort is always within reach.
A high-density, lithium-ion polymer 64 kWh battery packs enough power for extended trips, and packs unobtrusively under the rear floorboards to retain a roomy cabin feel.
The Niro EV is all about pushing boundaries and its exterior is no different. Its aerodynamic shape is designed to flow through air with minimal resistance and features an active air flap that opens and closes to help cool the motor as needed while decreasing drag and reducing wind noise. When it comes to style, an all-new faux grill keeps Kia’s distinct tiger nose motif while blue accents, sleek lines, and an athletic silhouette are punctuated by the angular ultra-modern design of available LED lighting.
With available heated front seats and steering wheel, you can heat things up on cold days. Or cool things down on hot days with available ventilated front seats that help keep you in complete comfort.
Despite its battery pack hidden under the rear floor, the Niro EV still comes with a spacious cargo area to fit your lifestyle. Plus, 60/40 folding rear seats let you fit larger items and offer expansive versatility for life's adventures.
Travel in style as the distinct upholstery and blue interior accents complete the high-design aesthetic. Plus, high-end design meets high-tech, as EV specific indicators display energy flow, charging, and other important vehicle information.
Whether you're on the road or on the couch, UVO puts you in the driver’s seat. UVO link syncs your Kia with the Kia Access app, so you can interact with your Niro EV right from your compatible smartphone to set charging schedules, use remote commands, or find nearby charging stations.
Create your perfect sound with the available Harman Kardon® Premium Sound System, with Clari-Fi™ technology that intelligently restores compressed tracks.
Pick your power source, from available wireless charging to two center outlets, one available 110 V power inverter, and a standard USB port.
The Niro’s Iso-Structure™ construction is composed of over 50% advanced high-strength steel for excellent rigidity, and manufacturing techniques help further enhance body integrity.
The Traction Control System (TCS) is designed to help avoid or reduce wheel spin when you accelerate, while Electronic Stability Control (ESC) helps improve stability in a variety of situations. Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) is designed to help provide more consistent braking, while the Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) can help reduce skidding in certain difficult driving conditions.
Niro’s advanced airbag system includes dual front, front seat-mounted side, and full-length side curtain airbags to help protect driver and passengers.
This standard system monitors the driver's actions and will provide alerts if it senses the driver's attention level has been significantly reduced.