2019 Kia Niro EV Named Car of the Year

Kia Niro EV that fared pretty well in the European markets was recently named car of the year upon reaching the US. The car became popular as e-Niro in Europe and sold over 10,000 units in no time. E-Niro raised the same temperatures in the US and bagged the title of the car of the year by Popular Mechanics on entering the American market. But what makes the Kia Niro car of the year? Let’s find out.

1. It’s electric: Electric cars will soon be the new normal, but for now, e-Niro stands out among other cars in the market. With comfortable interiors, the car offers a smooth long drive experience and can last up to 239 miles on a single charge. The car also comes with a fast charger that can fuel up the battery to last up to 100 miles in just 30 minutes.  e-Niro takes approximately 9.5 hours to charge completely in a 220-volt wall socket.

2. Under the hood details: Kia Niro EV offers a horsepower of 201 and 291 lb. ft. of torque. e-Niro is also equipped with a 64-kWh lithium battery.

3. Interiors: The car of the year offers some of the best infotainment options. e-Niro supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. In addition to this, there is a six-speaker surround sound option, a 7-inch touchscreen, two USB ports, and a Bluetooth facility in the base model.

The premium model offers leather seats, a power-adjustable driver's seat, rear parking sensor, an eight-speaker sound system, and a bigger touchscreen of 8 inches.

4. Special features: Users can enjoy features like cruise control, automatic climate control, front collision mitigation, rear cross-traffic alert, blind-spot detection, and lane departure warning.

To sum it up

Kia Niro EV has been rightly named the car of the year. With so many spectacular features and an environment-friendly electric component, the car is definitely the car of the future.

If you are based in LaGrange, GA, and would like to know more about the features of the Kia Niro EV, or if you would like to know more about LaGrange auto sales LaGrange, GA, visit the Kia of LaGrange dealership. This car center also serves the residents of the neighboring cities of Columbus, Hogansville, and Manchester. 

Source: Kia