2017 Kia Niro Review
The 2017 Kia Niro is a popular subcompact hybrid SUV on the market now for residents in the Downingtown, Gap, Lancaster, and Reading areas. With exceptional efficiency, eye-catching style, and an attractively affordable price point, the vehicle is a great choice for buyers looking for something that meets both environmental and lifestyle goals.
Get a closer look at the vehicle in this 2017 Kia Niro review from the team at Jim Sipala’s Kia of Coatesville, then schedule a test drive.
2017 Kia Niro Offers Powerful Hybrid Engine & Transmission
Equipped with a standard 1.6L inline 4-cylinder parallel hybrid engine system, the 2017 Kia Niro offers a smooth and comfortable driving experience. This gasoline direct injection (GDI) engine is paired with an AC synchronous permanent magnet electric motor and a 240V lithium-ion polymer battery.
The total system produces up to 139 combined horsepower and 195 lb-ft of combined torque. Paired with a dual-clutch 6-speed automatic transmission with Sportmatic, along with a regenerative braking system, the Niro offers a surprisingly quick acceleration to highway speeds and an efficient system that produces up to an EPA-estimated 52 MPG in the city and 49 MPG on the highway for a combined 50 MPG.
Comfortably Equipped Interior of the 2017 Kia Niro
While the Kia Niro may be a hybrid vehicle, advanced technology is still standard. In fact, the 2017 model comes standard with the UVO eServices infotainment system with a 7-inch color touchscreen display. This system offers a 6-speaker audio system, AM/FM radio, MP3 integration, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay™, and a rear camera display. And that’s just the standard system.
The vehicle is also available with the UVO eServices voice command system with an 8-inch touchscreen display and navigation system. Paired with the optional Harman/Kardon® premium surround sound system with Clari-Fi™ and eight speakers, including an integrated subwoofer, you’ll be on your way to enjoying that morning commute.
The 2017 Kia Niro is available with a plethora of advanced technology features, including a Blind Spot Detection System with Lane Change Assist, a Front and Rear Parking Assist system, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Autonomous Emergency Braking, and Forward Collision Warning System.
For your comfort, the vehicle does come standard with a dual-zone automatic temperature control system with Driver Only mode, as well as a 4-way adjustable driver’s seat. Of course, the vehicle is also available with several luxury comfort features, including a 10-way power driver’s seat with 2-way lumbar support, heated and ventilated front seats, and a heated steering wheel.
Test Drive the 2017 Kia Niro Today
The 2017 Kia Niro is available right now at your local Kia dealership near Reading, Lancaster, Gap, and Downingtown. Kia of Coatesville has a wide selection of new, used, and certified pre-owned vehicles for you to choose from. Our friendly and helpful team of sales professionals will work with you to find you the perfect model and financing arrangement for your lifestyle and budget.
Check out the 2017 Kia Niro, and then schedule a test drive today!