What’s New With the 2018 Kia Niro
2018 Kia Niro Features
Kia’s first ever crossover hybrid—the Niro—is back again, showing drivers that the future is here with top-notch performance and sophisticated technology. Here are the available 2018 Kia Niro features that you can expect to see.
The Kia Niro took the automotive industry by storm when it was first introduced to the market, and now, it’s doing it again with the new 2018 model. Being a combination of a crossover and a hybrid vehicle, the Niro is powered by an innovative Kia powertrain: The Full Parallel Hybrid System. Featuring an energy-dense 1.56 kWh lithium-ion battery with the electric motor and a 1.6-liter, gasoline-direct injection engine. Letting the Niro have high efficiency and a spirited, sporty drive.
And to really turn heads, the 2018 Niro offers an amazing fuel economy. Getting up to 52 mpg in the city and 49 mpg on the highway! Plus, it still has that sharp and sleek design and iconic tiger-nose grille like before. Making it as attractive as it is efficient. It even has several gorgeous paint colors to choose from, so you can make the Niro’s alluring personality match yours.
Thrilling 2018 Kia Niro Features
The new Niro features many advanced and smart technologies that range from driver-assistive and safety to entertainment and convenience. For instance, you are able to wirelessly charge your smartphone and stream audio from it through an available Harman/Kardon® Premium Sound System. And just like the newer Kia models, the Niro has the UVO infotainment system that has many advanced features. Then there’s the Kia Drive Wise and the various safety and driver-assistive features that are available, such as:
- Blind Spot Detection
- Lane Change Assist
- Rear Cross Traffic Alert
- Forward Collision Warning System
- Lane Keep Assist System
- Park Assist System
- Traction Control System
- Hill Start Assist Control
- And many others!