New 2018 Kia Niro Brooklyn, New York
Stop by Island Kia near Brooklyn, New York to test drive the all-new 2018 Kia Niro! The Niro hybrid is Kia’s hybrid-only crossover-like front-drive hatchback that carries a base price that’s about the same as that of the Optima sedan and Sportage crossover. In Kia’s two-car hybrid lineup, the Niro slots below the Optima Hybrid. The Niro Plug-In Hybrid debuts for the 2018 model year and will slot below the Optima Plug-In Hybrid in price.
The 2018 Kia Niro is powered by a hybrid powertrain consisting of a 104-hp, 109-lb-ft of torque 1.6-liter I-4 engine paired to a 43-hp, 125-lb-ft of torque electric motor that has a combined power output of 139 hp and 195 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed dual-clutch automatic routes power to the front wheels. The base Kia Niro FE delivers an impressive EPA-rated 52/49 mpg city/highway but mid-level Niros are rated at 51/46 mpg. The range-topping Touring model has the lowest fuel economy rating at 46/40 mpg. In Motor Trend testing, the Kia Niro hit 60 mph in 8.7 seconds and stopped from 60 mph in 134 feet.
The Niro FE comes standard with a 7.0-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, 16-inch wheels, automatic headlights, rear spoiler, matte black front grille, a 4.2-inch instrument cluster display, woven and knit cloth seats, six-way adjustable driver’s seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, and Drive Mode Select (Active Eco and Sport modes). At the top end of the Niro range is the Touring model, which comes loaded with 18-inch alloy wheels, power-folding heated side-view mirrors, Gloss Black front grille, power moonroof, satin chrome inside door handles, leather upholstery, 10-way power adjustable driver’s seat, heated and ventilated front seats, leather-wrapped and heated steering wheel, rear A/C vents, an 8.0-inch touchscreen with navigation, an eight-speaker Harman Kardon premium audio system, rear USB charger, and a wireless phone charger.
Stop by Island Kia near Brooklyn, New York to test drive the all-new 2018 Kia Niro. You can also browse our online inventory of Niro here. Island Kia is just a short drive from Brooklyn, New York. We look forward to doing business with you!