The Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid is an understated hybrid with all the utility buyers demand in the compact crossover segment. The Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid is powered by a 104-hp 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed auto-shift manual transmission and an electric motor which produce a combined 139-hp and a range of 560 miles. Standard features include 16-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, front fog lights, a liftgate, heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, SiriusXM satellite radio, Pandora internet radio, Bluetooth, a 7-inch touchscreen display, real-time weather display and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto connectivity. The EX trims add heated power folding mirrors with turn signal indicators and heated front seats while the EX Premium trim also gets cooled front seats, an HD radio, 8 harman/kardon speakers, a Clari-Fi digital signal processor, an 8-inch touchscreen display, integrated navigation with voice activation, real-time traffic display and a Front & Rear Parking Assist System (FRPAS). Safety features such as seven airbags, a rear view camera, a tire specific low tire pressure warning system and 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist and hill hold control, Smart Cruise Control (SCC), UVO eServices 911 Connect, a Lane Keeping Assist, Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), Pedestrian Detection and Virtual Engine Sound System (VESS) are all standard while the EX trims also add Blind Spot Detection (BSD) w/Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RTCA). The Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid is new for 2018.
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|MPG||City / Hwy|
|Transmission||6-spd auto-shift man w/OD|
|Power||104 @ 5700 rpm|
|Curb Weight||3,391 lbs|