The Kia Niro is a hybrid subcompact crossover SUV manufactured by Kia Motors since 2016. The Kia Niro received an update in the 2021 model year that featured a sleek new look and plenty of new features for the high-efficiency vehicle. In this article, we’ll explore all of the best features available on the 2021 Kia Niro.
The 2022 Kia Niro comes with only one available engine option – a 1.6L 4-Cylinder and Full Parallel Hybrid System. This hybrid engine paired with a 1.56kWh battery delivers a combined 139 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. The Kia Niro features incredible fuel economy with up to an EPA-estimated 53 city MPG and 48 highway MPG. The Kia Niro actually set the Guinness World Record for lowest fuel consumption by a hybrid vehicle when it traveled from Los Angeles to New York City while getting 76.6 miles per gallon!
The 2022 Kia Niro comes standard with an 8” color touchscreen display. This can be upgraded to a 10.25” Touchscreen on select trim levels. Both of these option comes with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Bluetooth Wireless Hands-Free Connectivity. The Niro comes standard with a 6-speaker audio system and can be upgraded to an 8-speaker Harman Kardon Premium Sound System with Integrated Subwoofer. You’ll also get USB Power Outlets, 12-volt Power Outlets and a Wireless Phone Charger.
Some key interior and comfort features on the Kia Niro include Cloth, Leather and SynTex trimmed seating. Keyless entry along with a Smart Key with Push-Button Start and Remote Engine Start give drivers incredible convenience. Other premium features include power driver’s seating, heated and ventilated front seats and a leather-wrapped heated steering wheel. A Power Sunroof is also available on select trim levels.
The 2022 Kia Niro offers some incredible safety features to deliver peace of mind while on the road. Standard features include Electronic Stability Control, Brake Force Assist System and an advanced airbag system throughout the vehicle. If you will be driving with children, features like Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) and Rear Child-Safety Door Locks both come standard. Some modern safety features available on the Niro include Blind Spot Collision Warning, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning and Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection. Rear-view backup cameras also come standard on all trim levels.
Pricing for the 2022 Kia Niro can vary widely based on trim level and features. Below you’ll find the starting MSRP for the five available trims:
2022 Kia Niro LX – starting MSRP $24,690
2022 Kia Niro LXS – starting MSRP $26,090
2022 Kia Niro Touring – starting MSRP $28,390
2022 Kia Niro Touring Special Edition – starting MSRP $30,950
2022 Kia Niro EX Premium – starting MSRP $32,950
Like all vehicles in the Kia lineup, the Kia Niro comes with the industry’s best warranty. New Kia customers get a 10-year/100,000 mile powertrain limited warranty. You’ll also get a 5-year/60,000 mile basic limited warranty and roadside assistance.
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