KIA NIRO EV
wattev2buy explores the KIA Niro EV specs, range, price, battery, charge time, and pictures as it vies for a position in the fast-growing EV market. Pre-orders for the Niro opened in Korea in March, setting the KIA Niro EV price for the long-range at KRW 46,5 million and the short-range KIA Niro EV price at KRW43,5 million. The KIA Niro BEV is based on the KIA Vision launched at the 2018 CES in Las Vegas.
The Niro pure electric CUV offers drivers a range of Kia’s ‘Advanced Driver Assistance Systems’, supporting drivers in various environments and driving scenarios to mitigate the risk of collisions.
Active safety systems available in the Niro EV include Forward Collision Warning with Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, Smart Cruise Control with Intelligent Stop & Go, and Lane Following Assist. Lane Following Assist is a ‘Level Two’ autonomous driving technology which tracks vehicles in front of the car in traffic, and detects road markings to keep the Niro EV in its lane on the motorway. The system controls acceleration, braking and steering depending on the convoy of vehicles in front, using external sensors to maintain a safe distance. Lane Following Assist operates between 0 and 130 kph.
KIA NIRO EV SPECS
KIA NIRO BEV Long range Specs
KIA NIRO BEV Short range Specs
KIA NIRO EV SALES
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THE KIA NIRO ELECTRIC CAR IN THE NEWS
Week 18 2018 - KIA unveils the Niro BEV
KIA unveiled the much anticipated KIA Niro EV SUV at the 5th International Electric Vehicle Expo in Jeju, Korea. The KIA Niro BEV and Hyundai Kona is the first mass-produced economy SUV’s (outside of China). The SUV EV is inspired by the KIA Niro Concept EV unveiled at the 2018 CES in Las Vegas earlier in the year. The KIA Niro EV is available in a short and long-range option ranging between 240km/150mi and 380km/238mi. The Niro EV features a charging portal in its radiator grille, futuristic air intake, arrowhead-shaped LED daytime running lights and muscular wheel arches. The KIA NIRO will go on sale in H2 2018 in Korea. The international unveiling is at the Paris Auto Show in September after which it will be introduced in other markets.
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