Hybrid’s latest look.

The self-charging Niro gives modern hybrid technology a sleek new look, bringing the efficiency of an HEV to a fun-to-drive crossover SUV. The advanced parallel hybrid powertrain seamlessly blends petrol and electric power – without the need for external charging – for a great ride with outstanding hybrid efficiency.

It’s just as impressive on the inside, too — giving you advanced connectivity, tons of comfort and versatility, and a range of intuitive technology and features.

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Niro Plug-in Hybrid

A new spin on hybrids.

Overseas model shown. Australian specifications may differ.
All visuals are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice.

Clear White

Clear White


Sporty presence.

Modern front design

Alloy Wheels


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The bold front grille features a diamond pattern, creating an exciting first impression. A modernized rear bumper and available LED Rear Combination Lights complete the refined-yet-athletic appearance of Niro.

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Alloy wheels are available in 16 or 18-inch styles, with both options featuring dynamic-looking geometric designs.

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Sleek aerodynamic elements define the look of the Niro Hybrid, while, its sweeping, streamlined design and body lines lower the drag coefficient, giving you better electric range and fuel efficiency and contributing to quiet comfort as you drive.

Smart tech, fun drive.

Interior tech

Impressive tech.

10.25" HD Touch Screen

4.2" Supervision instrument cluster

Advanced connectivity

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Easy to read and operate, the wide 10.25" colour LCD touch screen with split screen function hosts a multitude of features to enrich your driving experience.

10.25" screen available on Sport grade.
8" touch screen available on S grade.

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The 4.2” Supervision cluster offers excellent visibility of key vehicle functions. Battery status information is clearly set out on the left hand side of the display and an analogue Speedometer on the right.

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Android Auto[A] & Apple CarPlay[C] connectivity comes standard for seamless smartphone integration. Bluetooth[B] multi-connection allows two phones to connect simultaneously, one for conventional and the other for dedicated audio streaming.

Space, meets versatility.

Space & comfort

Small footprint, big versatility.

Mood lighting

Climate control

Rear air vents

Cargo space

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Adjustable mood lighting brightens the cabin for a relaxing and high-tech ambience.

Available on Sport grade.

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Personalise your comfort zone for both driver & front passenger with the available dual zone climate control.

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Keep rear passengers comfortable as well with the available rear air vents.

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60:40 split fold rear seats fold flat for greater luggage capacity and flexibility.

Powerful innovation.

PHEV technology

Power, meets versatility.

Hybrid powertrain

6 Speed Dual Clutch Transmission

Drive mode select

Regeneration braking

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The Niro features our new 1.6 GDI petrol engine which works in tandem with the transmission-mounted electric motor to bring power to the front wheels with optimum energy efficiency.

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Niro breaks preconceptions and makes hybrids fun to drive with its fast and responsive 6-speed DCT.

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Unique to the Niro Plug-in Hybrid, this system gives you the choice to drive in one of three modes; Automatic, Electric mode & Hybrid mode. Enjoy the flexibility to prioritise using battery power or the petrol engine, or simply let the Niro choose depending on the driving conditions.

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Easily select from Eco, Sport & Manual Modes with the shift knob operation. Sport Mode increases responsiveness of the transmission & steering for dynamic driving, while Eco Mode maximises energy efficiency.

Charging convenience

Electric made effortless.

Regenerative braking

Charger type & time

Flexible charging

Charge cable lock

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Regenerative braking helps to convert the kinetic energy when decelerating and braking into electrical energy to recharge the battery for even greater energy efficiency. No plugs necessary.

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The Niro Plug-in Hybrid uses Type 2 (IEC 62196-2) charge plug for AC charging, which can be found at most Australian public charging stations.

When using the optional Kia wall box charger (charging at 3.3kW), it can reach full charge from 0 from as little as 2 hours and 15 minutes.

For maximum convenience, Niro Plug-in Hybrid also comes with an ICCB (In-cable control box) Trickle Charger which can be plugged into any standard Australian powerpoint.

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With the Charge Management functionality of Niro, you can set the day and time of when to charge the battery as well as location-based charging options.

The in-built navigation system also contains information on nearby charge stations so that you can easily find places to charge your Niro on the go.

Navigation system available on Sport grade.

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The charging cable connector can be set to auto unlock when charging is completed to allow others to charge their vehicles.

It may also be set to remain locked after charging has completed if you using your own charge cable (sold separately) in a public charging station.

Safety first, every time.


Enhanced driver assistance.

Blind Spot Detection*

Rear Cross Traffic Alert*

Lane Keep Assist*

Lane Follow Assist*

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BSD uses sensors to monitor the side and rear of the vehicle and warns the driver of other vehicles in the blind spots to make changing lanes safer and easier.

Available on Sport grade.

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When reversing out of a parking spot or driveway, this system will warn you if any incoming traffic in either direction is detected behind the vehicle.

Available on Sport grade.

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LKA alerts the driver when it detects that the vehicle is about the deviate from the traffic lane without the use of indicators. It may also automatically assist the vehicle to help the driver stay within the lane of travel.

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Lane Following Assist works with the Smart Cruise Control system to help the vehicle remain in the centre of the lane by continuously correcting the course of the vehicle when Smart Cruise Control is activated.




Pick your ride.


1.6L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV)

Niro Plug-in Hybrid
Key Specifications
  • Regenerative braking
  • LED daytime running lights (DRL)
  • Bluetooth[B] multi-connection
  • Android Auto[A] & Apple CarPlay[C]
  • AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) with FCWS (Forward Collision Warning System) - Car, Pedestrian, Cyclist
  • Lane Keep Assist (LKA)*
  • Lane Follow Assist (LFW)*
  • Driver Attention Alert+ (DAA+) with Lead Vehicle Departure Alert*
  • Dual zone climate control


1.6L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV)

Niro Plug-in Hybrid
Key Specifications
  • In addition to S:
  • LED headlights
  • 10.25" touchscreen with satellite navigation
  • Paddle shifters
  • Premium seats
  • Alloy sports pedals
  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)*
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)*
  • Temporary mobility kit
  • All information and illustrations are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice. Contact your local Kia dealer for current information.

  • *Safety technologies are supplemental systems and do not replace the need for the driver to exercise care and attention. For more information about Kia's safety systems, please see your local Kia dealer or refer to your Kia vehicle's owner's manual.

  • [A]Apple CarPlay connectivity requires compatible iOS device. See for more details. Apple CarPlay is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

  • [B]Android Auto connectivity requires compatible Android device. See for more details. Android Auto is a registered trademark of Google Inc.

  • Kia's Unlimited KM 7 Year Warranty. Note: 7 year/150,000km warranty for vehicles used for the following: rental vehicles, hire cars, taxis, courier vehicles, driving school vehicles, security vehicles, bus and tour vehicles. Capped Price Servicing: Maximum payable for specified number of manufacturer's standard scheduled maintenance services up to 7 years or 105,000kms, whichever occurs first. Complimentary Roadside Assistance for the first year. Renewed yearly by completing scheduled maintenance services at Kia Dealerships (up to maximum 8 years). Terms and conditions for Warranty, Capped Price Servicing and Roadside Assistance can be found at

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