Kia America Announces 2021 Niro EV

2021 Niro EV

Estimated Reading Time: 1 minutes

With the 2020 Kia Niro ranked number one among mass-market brands in the inaugural J.D. Power 2021 Electric Vehicle Experience (EVX) Ownership Study, the 2021 model year arrives as largely a carryover but with technology and convenience enhancements.  Niro EV continues to deliver an estimated 239 miles of range1 on a single charge and may be eligible for state and local utility incentives, depending on location of purchase.

  • Standard Rear Occupant Alert (door-logic based)
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (EX)
  • Remote Start functionality allows for cabin preheating or cooling
  • Niro EV expands the available DriveWise Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)2 including Leading Vehicle Departure Alert, Highway Driving Assist and Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control – Curve
Trim Levels/Pricing3 – MSRP (excludes $1,175 destination)
EX: $39,090
EX Premium:$44,650
State-of-the-art 64 kWh battery and 201-horsepower electric motor
All Electric Range: 239 miles
Fuel Economy. MPGe4: (city/highway/combined):
MPGe:123/102/112 (City/Highway/Combined)
DriveWise Features2:
Forward Collision Warning
Std: EX, EX Premium
Forward Collision-Avoidance-Assist (FCA-Cyc & FCA-Ped) with camera and radar (vehicle, 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
Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control – Curve with Stop and Go (NSCC-C) 
Std: EX Premium
Highway Driving Assist (HDA)
Std: EX Premium
High Beam Assist (HBA)
Std: EX, EX Premium
Driver Attention Warning (DAW) with Lead Vehicle Departure Alert (LVDA)
Std: EX, EX Premium
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 cu.-ft. (rear seats folded, with luggage under tray)
99.6 cu.-ft. (passenger volume)
Curb Weight, min:  3,854 lbs.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.