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What Changed

Kia enters the dedicated hybrid market with the all-new Niro. Unlike others in the segment, the Niro wears styling that looks more crossover than hatchback. The powertrain combines a 1.6l four-cylinder engine with an electric motor for a combined output of 139-bhp.

Comparison to Prior Model

2017 Kia Niro
2017 Kia Niro
Price Range ($) $22,890 - $29,650
Length (in) 171.5
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Width (in) 71.1
Height (in) 60.4
Track (in) 61.6
Exterior Volume (cu. ft.) 369.3
Curb Weight (lbs.) 3106-3274
Legroom Total (in.) 79.1
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 100.9
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 19.4
Driven Wheels
  • FWD
  • 1.6l I4 HEV (139-bhp)
Transmissions SM6
City MPG 46-52
Highway MPG 40-49
Combined MPG 43-51
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