Kia has made the e-Niro range extra reasonably priced in the UK with the introduction of a brand new base variant.
Obtainable from £29,595 (equal to $36,755) with the Plug-in Automotive Grant (PiCG) included, it’s provided strictly on the ‘2’ grade with the 39 kWh battery pack.
When totally charged, it provides a driving range of as much as 180 miles (290 km) and powers a 134 HP (136 PS / 100 kW) and 291 lb-ft (395 Nm) electrical motor. It wants 9.5 seconds to dash from Zero to 60 mph (0-96 km/h) and has a 96 mph (155 km/h) prime velocity.
Commonplace options embrace 17-inch alloy wheels, a matte black radiator grille, black facet sills and wheel arch physique moldings, chrome-coated door handles, a 7-inch TFT coloration show cluster, energy driver’s seat, material and leather-based upholstery, shiny black trim, computerized air-con, 8-inch infotainment system with smartphone integration and several other security programs.
Provided with the 64 kWh lithium-ion battery and the next output electrical motor that makes 201 HP (204 PS / 150 kW) and 291 lb-ft (395 lb-ft), the mid- and top-spec ‘3’ and ‘4+’ can hit 60 mph (96 km/h) in 7.5 seconds and prime out at 104 mph (167 km/h). These variations of the e-Niro can journey for greater than 282 miles (454 km) on a single cost and add further gear.
The ‘3’ comes with the 10.25-inch touchscreen show with sat-nav, devoted UVO smartphone app with distant entry to sure car capabilities, black full leather-based upholstery, 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, heated entrance seats and steering wheel, wi-fi charging pad for suitable gadgets and aluminum door scuff plates from £33,850 ($42,040), together with the PiCG.
The top-of-the-line ‘4+’ begins at £36,145 ($44,890) and provides the AC 11 kW three-phase charger, LED headlights, energy sunroof, reminiscence operate for the driving force’s seat and facet mirrors, heated and ventilated entrance seats, ambient lighting, JBL sound system and clever velocity warning.