Kia's Niro Electric SUV Goes on Sale

  • By Shin Eun-jin

    July 20, 2018 10:46

    Kia on Thursday released the fully electric version of its Niro SUV, which also comes in hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric models.

    With a 64-kWh battery and more efficient drive motor, the Niro EV can travel up to 385 km on a single charge. It also comes with a 39.2-kWh battery, which enables the car to run for 246 km on a single charge.

    The car is available at a price of between W47.8 million and W49.8 million with government tax incentives (US$1=W1,138).

    Kia said the Niro EV is the only family-sized electric vehicle in Korea. It is the carmaker's third fully electric vehicle model after the Ray and Soul. 

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