It's been 3 years since the first time the world has seen KIA Niro. To keep it relevant in a rapidly evolving market, the Korean firm presents an update for the Model 2020 of its hybrid versions and hybrid plug-ins, with special attention in the areas of design, quality and technology.
The aesthetic touches are very subtle, but they help KIA Niro 2020 Look cooler and more aggressive. The grid opens a more striking end and receives a fascia redeseño similar to da Electric variant, with drawings in the form of boomerang for fog lamps. On the back we will also find small changes in the bumper and the design of the LED lighting in the skulls.
O changes to the interior They concentrate on the selection of materials. KIA still does not publish images of the cabin, but claims to replace some plastics on the board to obtain smooth surfaces. All versions have a 8-inch display infomation, with option a new UVO Connect system with show 10.25 inches and traffic information, weather, charging stations, among others, over the internet.
At the mechanical level there are no changes. The Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid versions retain the 1.6-liter engine, with one total power of 146 CV. In the hybrid variant we will find a battery of 1.56 kWh, while in the plugin version it grows 8.9 kWh. According to KIA, the electric autonomy of the Hybrid Plug-in variant is 49 kilometers.
O KIA Niro 2020 will be exhibited at the Geneva Motor Show at the beginning of March, to arrive weeks later to the European dealers of the brand. O version with US specifications It will be released within a few months; No significant differences are expected in relation to the European configuration.