Kia Niro Gets Top Spot On Consumer Reports’ EV Reliability List
Kia has made incredible engineering efforts to create a lineup of electric vehicles that can perform better than the competition. Kia EVs are more powerful, more versatile and smarter than their rivals.
But since reliability is a key challenge in the industry, it’s important to point out the Niro EV has recently been applauded for being the most reliable according to Consumer Reports thanks to superior engineering techniques and craftsmanship.
The firm has released its reliability data on 2022 electric-vehicle models and came up with a top 10 of most reliable EVs on the market. Consumer Reports conducts auto surveys throughout the year where it collects information from hundreds of thousands of vehicle owners identifying problems that they consider serious because of cost, failure, safety or downtime.
And the Kia Niro EV took the top spot on the list, ahead of rivals like the Chevrolet Bolt, the Nissan Leaf and the Tesla Model 3.
The Kia Niro delivers range and performance
Powertrain reliability is important, and the Niro EV uses only the best in terms of technologies. The 2022 model is powered by a powerful 201 horsepower electric motor that cranks out 295 lb-ft of torque. This motor is mated to a 64-kWh battery that is rated for 385 kilometres of range.
The 2023 Kia Niro is even better with new physical, technological and mechanical elements that aim at keeping it at the top. It now provides over 400 kilometres of range.
The Kia Niro is safe and practical
The Kia Niro EV is the most reliable vehicle in the segment, but it is also much safer. The NHTSA gave the Niro five stars on its crash tests thanks to its top-of-the-line standard safety equipment, such as forward collision warning (FCW), automatic emergency braking (AEB), blind spot warning (BSW), and rear cross-traffic warning (RCTW).
In terms of versatility, the Niro EV is s great travel partner with 645 litres of cargo volume when it is full of passengers and 1,897 litres when the rear seats are folded down.
The Niro charges ahead with better reliability, performance and versatility than its rivals. Come see the Niro EV, and the full Niro lineup today! You can also shop for your car online with us. Our representatives are waiting for your call and can answer all your questions.