Kia Niro Hybrid and Kia Seltos
This year Kia revealed their new car at several Auto Shows. The first who appeared to the public was Kia Niro at the 2019 Geneva Auto Show. Now a new upgraded Kia Niro Hybrid and Kia Seltos were revealed at LA.
Kia Niro Hybrid
This small SUV (4.3m x 1.8m x 1.5m x1930 kg) has low CO2 emissions (WLTP) - 110. The Neo Hybrid will receive a modest mid-cycle upgrade that will look sharpened, improved appearance, upgraded infotainment systems, and some other technical active safety features. The rating of combined fuel consumption is 58.9 mpg, while the car is equipped with 104kWh or 141 hp engine power. The hybrid vehicle comes with a highly sensitive dual-clutch automatic transmission (DCT) that gives it a sporty, fun driving feel.
This is a brand new car for the company, perfectly combines sports characteristics and refined appearance. Like the previous car, the Seltos is a compact SUV but has more optimized performance characteristics.
The car itself is made for tech-savvy users; bright appearance paired with advanced technology gives it impressive functionality. Easy to connect and easy to use, includes a 10.25-inch touch-screen infotainment system and Sound Mood Lighting system.
The car is available
- with a 1.6-liter turbocharged t-GDI gasoline engine producing 177 HP.
- with a 2.0-liter naturally aspirated gasoline engine producing 149 HP.
- with a 1.6-liter 136 HP diesel engine.
- 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT)
- 6-speed automatic transmission (6AT)
- Continuously variable transmission (CVT)