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specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Transmission DCT DCT
Fuel Type Petrol Electric Hybrid Petrol Electric Hybrid


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Engine Type 1.6 SmartStream GDI1 DOHC2 D-CVVT3 + Electric Motor 1.6 SmartStream GDI1 DOHC2 D-CVVT3 + Electric Motor
Capacity (cc) 1,580 1,580
Max Power (kW @ rpm) 77.2 @ 5,700 77.2 @ 5,700
Max Torque (Nm @ rpm) 144 @ 4,000 144 @ 4,000
Bore x Stroke (mm) 72 x 97 72 x 97
Compression Ratio 14 : 1 14 : 1


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
2WD (front wheel drive)
6 Speed Dual Clutch Transmission

Gear Ratio

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
1st 3.600 3.600
2nd 2.217 2.217
3rd 1.371 1.371
4th 0.953 0.953
5th 0.978 0.978
6th 0.767 0.767
Reverse 3.600 3.600
Final Ratio 4.438 (1st / 2nd / 3rd / 4th) / 3.227 (5th / 6th / Reverse) 4.438 (1st / 2nd / 3rd / 4th) / 3.227 (5th / 6th / Reverse)


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Overall length (mm) 4,420 4,420
Overall Width (mm) 1,825 1,825
Overall height with roofrails (mm) 1,545 1,545
Wheelbase (mm) 2,720 2,720
Minimum Ground Clearance (mm) 160 160
Luggage space (rear seats up) (L, VDA) 425 425
Luggage space (rear seats down) (L, VDA) 1,419 1,419


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Combined * 4.0 4.0
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Urban * 4.0 4.0
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Extra-urban * 4.0 4.0
CO2 emission (g/km) - Combined 91.0 91.0
CO2 emission (g/km) - Urban 92.0 92.0
CO2 emission (g/km) - Extra-urban 92.0 92.0
Hood insulator


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Tare weight (kg) 1,454 1,454
Gross weight (kg) 1,940 1,940

Towing Capacity^

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Towing Capacity unbraked (kg) 600 600
Towing Capacity braked (kg) 1,300 1,300
Max. towball download (kg) 100 100

Electric Motor

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Motor Type Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
Hybrid Type TMED (Transmission Mounted Electric Device) TMED (Transmission Mounted Electric Device)
Max. power (kW @ rpm) 32kW 32kW
Max. power (Nm @ rpm) 170Nm 170Nm
Max. combined power (kW @ rpm) 104 @ 5,700 104 @ 5,700
Max. Combined Torque (Nm @ rpm) 265 @ 4,000 265 @ 4,000
Acceleration 0-100km/h (sec) Approx. 10.4 Approx. 10.8


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Battery Type Li-ion polymer Li-ion polymer
Voltage (V) 240 240
Capacity (Ah) 5.5 5.5
Energy (kWh) 1.32 1.32
Battery Weight (Kg) 34 34
Battery Position Under rear seat Under rear seat

Eco Features

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Regenerative Braking Control via Paddle Shifters (Levels 0-3) -
Smart Regenerative Braking (Activation via Settings or Paddle Shifters)
Cluster settings only

Infotainment system settings & Paddle Shifters
Virtual Engine Sound System (VESS)

Steering, Brakes & Suspension

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Power steering system (Electric power steering) Column MDPS8 Column MDPS8
DMS9 system (2 modes - Eco, Sport)
Steering Wheel Turn Lock to Lock 2.57 2.57
Tilt & telescopic adjustable steering column
Minimum turning circle diameter (m) 10.6 10.6
Front brakes 280mm ventilated disc 280mm ventilated disc
Rear brakes 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc
Front suspension McPherson strut McPherson strut
Rear suspension Multi-link Multi-link
Electronic Parking Brake with Auto Hold Function

Wheels & Tyres

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Wheel type Alloy Alloy
Wheel size 16" 18"
Tyres 205/60R16 92H 225/45R18 95V
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Spare wheel type Temporary Spare
Temporary Spare

Active Safety[S]

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD11 & BA12
ESC (Electronic Stability Control) with TCS13
HAC (Hill-start Assist Control)
MCB (Multi-Collision Braking)
VSM (Vehicle Stability Management)
AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) - Car, Pedestrian, Cyclist & Junction Turning
LKA (Lane Keeping Assist)
LFA (Lane Following Assist)
BCW (Blind Spot Collision Warning) with RCCW (Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning)
BCA (Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist) with RCCA (Rear Cross Traffic Collision Avoidance)
SEW (Safe Exit Warning)
SEA (Safe Exit Assist) -
PCA (Parking Collision Avoidance Assist - Reverse) -
Parking Sensors with Dash Display (Rear)
Parking Sensors with Dash Display (Front) -
Rear View Camera with Dynamic Parking Guidelines
DAA+ (Driver Attention Alert) with lead vehicle departure alert
ISLA (Intelligent Speed Limit Assist)
Haptic Steering Wheel Feedback
Electrochromic Rear View Mirror (Auto-dimming)
ROA (Rear Occupant Alert) - Door history type
High Beam Assist (HBA)
Dusk-sensing Automatic Headlights
Front Wiper & Washer (Low/High and 5-Speed Intermittent)
Rear Wiper & Washer (2-Speed)
Rain Sensing Wipers -
Door Open Warning On Driver Display
Seatbelt Warning Chime & Indicator Light (All Positions)
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
Child Restraint Anchorage Points (3x Top Tether Anchors + 2x Isofix Positions)
Child-Proof Rear Door Locks (Manual) -
Powered Child-Proof Rear Door Locks (Auto) -

Passive Safety[S]

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
eCall14 with SOS Button (Overhead Console Control) -
Driver & Front Passenger SRS Airbags
Centre Side Airbag (Front)
Front Side SRS Airbags
Driver's Knee SRS Airbag
Curtain SRS Airbags (1st & 2nd Rows)
3-Point ELR Seatbelts On All Positions
Front Seatbelt Pre-Tensioners With Load Limiters


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Burglar alarm
Anti-theft immobiliser
Remote Central Locking With Boot Release
Folding key -
Smart Key With Push Button Start -
RSPA (Remote Smart Park Assist)W With Forwards & Backwards Function -
Headlight Escort Function


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Seat capacity 5 5
Seat Trim - Charcoal Cloth & Artificial Leather -
Seat Trim - Charcoal Artificial Leather (Perforated Bio PU) -
8-Way Powered Driver's Seat with 2-Way Powered Lumbar Support
6-Way Front Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Headrests (All Seats) with Tilt Function (Front Seats)
Height Adjustable Front Seatbelts
Front Centre Console Armrest
Split Fold 2nd Row Seats (60:40)
Rear Centre Armrest (Folding)

Exterior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Gloss Black Radiator Grille with Satin Chrome Trim
Skid Plates (Front & Rear / Chrome Look)
Body Coloured Outside Door Handles
Body Coloured Outside Mirrors with Integrated Side Indicators -
Body Coloured / Gloss Black Outside Mirrors with Integrated Side Indicators -
Electric Outside Mirrors (Adjust / Heated / Folding)
LED DRL's (Daytime Running Lights)
LED Head Lights (Projection Type) -
Halogen Head Lights (Projection Type) -
LED Front Fog Lights (Reflector Type)
LED Tail Lights with Fog Light (Full LED)
Rear Spoiler with HMSL (High Mounted Stop Lamp)
Gloss Black Roof Rails
Shark Fin Antenna
Aero-Blade Type Front Wipers
Acoustic Film Windscreen
Solar Glass (Windscreen, Front Door Glass)
Solar Glass (Rear Windows & Tailgate) -
Privacy Glass (Rear Windows & Tailgate) -
Laminated Front Door Glass -
Hands-free Smart Power Tailgate -

Interior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
2 Spoke Polyurethane Steering Wheel -
2 Spoke Premium Steering Wheel -
Heated Steering Wheel -
PVC Shift Knob (H-Matic) -
Shift-By-Wire (Dial Type) -
Paddle Shifters (Regenerative Braking Control or Gear Shift) -
Regenerative braking & Gear Shift
ASCC (Advanced Smart Cruise Control) with Stop & Go
Multi-Function Trip Computer (Distance Travelled, Energy Consumption, Range, Etc)
User Selectable Options (Auto Door Lock/Unlock, Headlight Escort, etc.)
Digital Clock (within audio display)
Ambient Temperature Display (within cluster)
Door Lock Controls (Driver)
Power Windows (Front & Rear)
Auto Up/Down Windows with Safety Function (Driver) -
Auto Up/Down Windows with Safety Function (Front) -
Metal Door Scuff Panels -
Alloy Sports Pedals -
Driver's Foot Rest
Soft-touch Mesh-textured Dashboard
Soft-Touch Mesh-textured Door Armrest (Front)
Soft-Touch Mesh-textured Door Armrest (Rear) -
Door Garnish & Dash Fascia Metallic Black Premium Gloss Black
Interior Lights (Front & Rear)
Cargo Area Light
Rear Window Defroster with Timer
12 Volt Power Outlet (in front tray)
Driver & Front Passenger Sunvisor with Illuminated Vanity Mirror
Front Ambient Mood Lighting (64 Colours) -
Wireless Phone Charger (Qi)15 -


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
4 x Cup Holders (2x Front, 2x Rear Centre Armrest)
4 x Bottle Holders (Front & Rear Doors)
Map Pockets in Front Doors
Centre Console Storage Box with Lid
Front Seat Back Pocket (Driver) -
Front Seat Back Pocket (Passenger)
Coat Hook (2nd Row, Driver's Side)
2 x Multi-Purpose Hangers (Front Headrest)
Cargo Cover (Foldable)
Luggage Net Hooks (Cargo Area)

Infotainment & Driver Display

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
DAB Digital Radio with AM/FM Tuner
6 Speaker Sound System (4 Speakers, 2 Tweeters)
Satellite Navigation Multimedia System with 10 Years Traffic Information and Map Update -
Kia Connect17 Telematics (eCall, Remote Control, Vehicle Status Monitoring etc.) -
AI Voice Commands with Natural Voice Recognition18 (Steering Wheel Voice Command Button Control) -
Basic Digital Drive Cluster with 4.2" LCD + 8" Touch Screen Infotainment -
10.25" Digital Drive Cluster + 10.25" Touch Screen Infotainment -
10" Head Up Display (HUD) -
Sounds of Nature -
1x USB Input with Multimedia Connectivity in Front Tray
1x USB Charger (Type C) in Front Tray
2x USB Chargers (Type C) in Front Seat Sides
Bluetooth® Multi-Connection Functionality (Phone/Media Stream)[B]
Steering Wheel Mounted Audio Controls
SDVC (Speed Dependent Volume Control)
Wireless Android Auto™[A] with voice recognition -
Wireless Apple CarPlay™[C] with voice recognition -
Wired Android Auto™[A] with voice recognition
Wired Apple CarPlay™[C] with voice recognition -


specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Dual-Zone Climate Control Air-Conditioning
Air Filter
Windscreen Auto Defog
2nd Row Vents (Behind Centre Console)
Heated Front Seats -
Ventilated Front seats -

Exterior Colours

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Clear White (UD)
Mineral Blue (M4B) # -
Mineral Blue (M4B) with Gloss Black C-Pillar # -
Cityscape Green (CGE) # -
Cityscape Green (CGE) with Gloss Black C-Pillar # -
Steel Grey (KLG) #
Aurora Black Pearl (ABP) #
Snow White Pearl (SWP) #
Interstellar Grey (AGT) #
Runway Red (CR5) #

Interior Colour

specification of car grades
Grades S GT-Line
Charcoal (partial cloth and artificial leather) -
Charcoal (artificial leather) -

(●) Standard   (-) Not available   (#) Premium paint at additional cost. 


Specifications apply to 2023 Model Year Niro. Kia Australia reserves the right to discontinue or change the models, features, specifications, options, designs and prices of products referred to in this sheet without incurring any liability whatsoever to any purchaser or prospective purchaser of any such products. Consult your Kia dealer for the latest information on models, specifications, features, prices, options and availability.


*Figure based on WLTP (Worldwide Harmonised Light-Duty Vehicles Test Procedure) static laboratory combined average city and highway cycle test, which measure, energy consumption, range and emissions in passenger vehicles, designed to provide figures closer to real-world driving behaviour. Real life driving results will vary depending on a combination of driving style, type of journey, vehicle configuration, battery age and condition, use of vehicle features (such as heating and air conditioning), as well as operating, environmental and climate conditions.

^Subject to State regulations and towbar design


[A]Android Auto™ connectivity requires compatible Android device. See android.com/intl/en_au/ for more details. Android Auto™ is a registered trademark of Google Inc.

[B]Bluetooth® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG. Not all mobile phones will be compatible with the vehicle’s Bluetooth® and multimedia system.

[C]Apple CarPlay™ connectivity requires compatible iOS device. See apple.com.au for more details. Apple CarPlay™ is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

[S]Safety technologies are supplemental systems and do not replace the need for the driver to exercise care and attention.


1GDI - Gasoline Direct Injection

2DOHC - Dual Overhead Cam

3D-CVVT - Dual Continuous Variable Valve Timing

4Charging times are based on Kia HQ testing and actual charge times will be dependent on charging conditions, including home charging type and condition, battery temperature as well as ambient temperature. Before using this product at home, consult with a licensed electrician to ensure your home electrical system can support the use.

6E10 Compatible

8MDPS - Motor Driven Power Steering

9DMS – Drive Mode Select

11EBD - Electronic Brake Distribution

12BA - Brake Assist

13TCS - Traction Control System

14eCall notifies the call centre of an accident if airbag deployment or manual trigger of the SOS button is detected. Kia Connect activation required.

15Wireless charging compatible with phones featuring Qi technology or adapter.

16Harman Kardon® is a trademark of Harman International Industries, Incorporated.

17Kia Connect is a connected car service, providing customers with remote vehicle control, vehicle status monitoring, real-time traffic updates and more. Not all phones will be compatible with the Kia Connect app.

18Full functionality of voice commands are only available once Kia Connect is activated. Voice commands for controls such as vehicle and climate control will still be available without Kia Connect activation.

The whole new levels of peace of mind
At speeds of 20 km/h or higher, BCW alerts you if a vehicle enters your blind spot, even when you are in the process of changing lanes. LED warnings flash on the door mirror and an audio warning is emitted when you signal to make a lane change.