KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES 2022 NIRO EV

08/30/21 ID: 17821

IRVINE, Calif., August 30, 2021 – The 2022 Niro EV arrives wearing new Kia badging on the front grille, the tailgate, steering wheel hub and wheel center caps.  Niro EV continues to deliver an EPA-estimated 239 miles of range1 on a single charge and remains eligible for the $7,500 Federal tax credit along with any applicable state and local incentives, depending on location of purchase.2

For the new model year, the 10.25-inch touchscreen becomes standard. Navigation3, UVO link and Sirius XM4 satellite radio along with the premium Harmon/Kardon5 sound system are bundled into the touchscreen.

Trim Levels/Pricing – MSRP6 (excludes $1,175 destination)

  • EX:

$39,990

  • EX Premium:

$44,650

Powertrain: 

  • 64 kWh battery and 201-horsepower electric motor

Range1

  • EPA-estimated All Electric Range: 

239 miles

Fuel Economy. MPGe7: (city/highway/combined):

  • MPGe:

105 (Combined)

DriveWise Features8:

  • Forward Collision Warning
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance-Assist (FCA-Ped & Cycle) with camera and radar (car, pedestrian and cyclist detection)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Blindspot Collision Warning (BCW) with Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Lane Keep Assist (LKA) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Lane Following Assist (LFA)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go (SCC w/S&G)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control - Curve with Stop and Go (NSCC-C)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Highway Driving Assist (HDA)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • High Beam Assist (HBA)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Driver Attention Warning (DAW) with Lead Vehicle Departure Alert (LVDA)
    • Std: EX, EX Premium
  • Parking Distance Warning – Reverse
    • Std: EX Premium

Dimensions: 

  • Overall Length:

172.2 in.

  • Overall Width:

71.1 in.

  • Overall Height:

61.8 in. (with standard roof rails)

  • Wheelbase:

106.3 in.

  • Cargo Capacity:

18.5 cu.-ft. (rear seats upright, with luggage under tray)

53.0 cu.-ft. (rear seats folded, with luggage under tray)

99.6 cu.-ft. (passenger volume)

  • Curb Weight, min:  

3,854 lbs. (no options)

Kia America – about us

Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kia America continues to top automotive quality surveys and is recognized as one of the 100 Best Global Brands. Kia serves as the "Official Automotive Partner" of the NBA and offers a complete range of vehicles sold through a network of more than 750 dealers in the U.S., including cars and SUVs proudly assembled in America. Kia plans to deliver 11 electrified products globally by 2026 under the company’s Plan S that will transition Kia into a Sustainable Mobility Company. 

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1 Based on EPA estimates on a full battery charge.  Actual range will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, vehicle maintenance, charging practice, battery age, weather, temperature and your vehicle’s condition. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. For more information on range, please see www.fueleconomy.gov.

2 These incentives are offered by third parties and are subject to change without notice. Actual tax savings may vary and depend on your tax situation. Check with a tax professional and government agencies for eligibility and other details.

3 Distracted driving can result in a loss of vehicle control. When operating a vehicle, never use a vehicle system that takes your focus away from safe vehicle operation. Navigation is for information purposes only, and Kia America, Inc. does not make any warranties about the accuracy of the information.

4 SiriusXM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

5 Harman Kardon is a registered trademark of Harman International Industries, Incorporated.

6 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

7 EPA-estimated MPG equivalent on a full battery charge.  Actual MPGe will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, vehicle maintenance, charging practice, battery age, weather, temperature and your vehicle’s condition. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. For more information on MPGe, please see www.fueleconomy.gov.

8 No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. These features are not substitutes for safe driving, and may not detect all objects surrounding vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

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