Here at Executive Kia, we’ve noticed that more and more drivers are looking for crossovers and SUVs lately. Many of our customers love models like the 2018 Kia Niro, a small and capable crossover that offers the latest technology and features. And if you like the Kia Niro and want to go green with your next vehicle purchase, you’re in luck. The Kia Niro EV just made its debut.

This electric Kia crossover made its official debut at the Busan International Motor Show in South Korea. The model itself has been seen before, but now we know a little bit more about what’s under the hood. This model will have a total output of 204 horsepower and 291 lb-ft of torque. An advanced 64-kWh battery pack gives it a driving range of more than 230 miles. That’s an impressive range, made even better by this model’s fast charging capabilities. A 100 kW fast charger can boost battery capacity to eighty percent in less than an hour. There’s even another battery pack available with a 149-mile range. Green car shoppers on a budget might appreciate that.

Of course, the Kia Niro EV will also offer a variety of in-car technology and innovative safety features. Once you’re behind the wheel you’ll find an infotainment system with a seven-inch touchscreen and access to unique features, like charge point location services. As for safety tech, you’ll be able to hit the road with peace of mind thanks to adaptive cruise control and Lane Following Assist. This green crossover has something for everyone.

So if you want to keep up with the latest trends in crossovers and green car tech, visit our Kia dealership near Branford, CT. We can answer all of your questions about the latest features and upcoming models. We look forward to assisting you!