2019 Kia Niro EV: Here is everything you need to know
By: Sushant on | 3 minutes read
Kia Niro EV: A spacious crossover from Kia
Kia is a Korean automotive company and it is the second largest auto manufacturer after Hyundai. The company is focusing on electrifying its offerings. With the same focus, Kia unveils 2019 Kia Niro EV a 5 seater crossover.
Its rival Hyundai recently unveiled Hyundai Kona electric. We believe the battle is heating up with the upcoming launch of 2019 Kia Niro EV. Both the cars belong to the crossover segment and both of them will be pure electric vehicles.
2019 Kia Niro EV exteriors and interiors
The exteriors of the crossover are more aerodynamic. The front intake grill is replaced with a charging point. The placement of the charging point at the front makes it more convenient to plug in and charge the vehicle. The front fascia of Niro EV is smooth and aerodynamic. The typical design reduce aerodynamic drag and increase efficiency. The interiors of the crossover are sleek and packed with technology.
Furthermore, the distinctive blue accents make the interiors more appealing. The apple car play and android auto enhance the connectivity inside the car. The intelligent modern shifter makes Human Machine Interface more natural and meaningful.
In addition, the wireless phone charging adds to the convenience. You don't need to fumble upon wires and chargers every time you want to charge your phone. The 2019 Kia Niro EV also features Harman Kardon premium audio system. So, now you can enjoy your favorite music with more premium sound experience.
What is under the hood?
The Kia Niro EV has extensive range of 385 kilometers in one charge. The Niro EV also has electric motor that produces 201 horsepower and 291 lb-ft of torque. So it has performance and power along with zero emissions.
The 63 Kwh state-of-the-art water-cooled battery can charge itself up to 80% in 75 minutes at a DC fast charging station. Thus, you will get a reliable range in less time.
Kia Niro EV features.
The Nero EV comes with lane keeping assist and driver attention alert. It alerts the driver while changing the lanes. The forward collision avoidance system avoids the forward collisions by applying brakes automatically during an emergency.
The blind spot detection helps during lane changing maneuver on a busy highway. It detects vehicles in the surrounding and informs the driver. Hence, it avoids blind spots and vehicles you cannot see in rear view mirror.
The smart cruise control maintains the set speed. Just in case if the vehicle in front of you slows down, it slows down your speed too. Once the road is clear it resumes to set speed. This intelligent functionality keeps the vehicle safe and makes you worry free.
UVO intelligence connects your car with your smartphone. It gives maintenance alerts and remote charging control on your smartphone. So, you are always connected with your car wherever you go.
2019 Kia Niro EV: Here is everything you need to know was last modified: March 8th, 2019Sushant
Sushant is an entrepreneur, marketing consultant, and an auto-enthusiastic blogger. He regularly publishes specific articles on the latest happenings in automotive technology. When not writing a blog, he engages in his other ventures or goes on long-distance motorcycle rides.