2018 Kia Niro near Birmingham AL

2018 Kia Niro in blue parked next to water and a city skyline

It may be hard to tell just from looking at it, but the 2018 Kia Niro crossover is actually a hybrid vehicle. It's perfect for car shoppers looking for the design and functionality of a crossover model without the low fuel scores that come with a larger and heavier vehicle. With seating for five and a max available cargo space of 54.5 cubic feet when the rear seats are folded flat, the 2018 Kia Niro has plenty of hauling versatility to power your daily drives while keeping you far from the gas pump.

Some feature shuffling and a brand-new limited-edition Niro Graphite trim are the updates to look for in 2018. Come see all that the 2018 Kia Niro has to offer at Riverchase Kia near Birmingham, AL today.

2018 Kia Niro Fuel Economy Specs

Car shoppers looking at the 2018 Kia Niro for its fuel-sipping abilities should know that fuel economy in the hybrid crossover is varied by trim level. Anyone looking for the most fuel-efficient 2018 Niro model should head for the base FE trim that is rated at an EPA-estimated 52 miles per gallon in city driving and 49 miles per gallon on the highway.

The LX and EX 2018 Niro trims equipped with 16-inch wheels receive a similarly impressive fuel rating at 51 miles per gallon in city driving and 46 miles per gallon on the highway. The EX and Touring trims equipped with 18-inch wheels are the least fuel efficient with fuel ratings of 46 miles per gallon in city driving and 40 miles per gallon on the highway.

Each trim is powered by a 1.6-liter hybrid powertrain rated at 139 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque and paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. Car shoppers should be pleased by the power and quick acceleration the 2018 Kia Niro hybrid crossover provides, especially when compared to other hybrid crossover models available in the market.

Car shoppers near Birmingham, AL looking to test drive or purchase the 2018 Kia Niro can find the hybrid crossover available now at Riverchase Kia in Pelham, AL which is a short 26-minute drive south from Birmingham. Visit the Riverchase Kia online inventory to see the available 2018 Kia Niro models currently in stock or call a dealership representative directly at 855-827-0751.