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specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Transmission DCT DCT
Fuel Type Petrol Electric Hybrid Petrol Electric Hybrid


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Capacity (cc) 1,580 1,580
Engine Type 1.6 Kappa GDI1 DOHC2 D-CVVT3 + Electric Motor 1.6 Kappa GDI1 DOHC2 D-CVVT3 + Electric Motor
Max Power (kW @ rpm) 77.2 @ 5,700 77.2 @ 5,700
Max Torque (Nm @ rpm) 147 @ 4,000 147 @ 4,000
Bore x Stroke (mm) 72 x 97 72 x 97
Compression Ratio 13 : 1 13 : 1


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
2WD (front wheel drive)

Gear Ratio

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
1st 3.867 3.867
2nd 2.217 2.217
3rd 1.371 1.371
4th 0.930 0.930
5th 0.956 0.956
6th 0.767 0.767
Reverse 5.351 5.351
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 Sport
Overall length (mm) 4,355 4,355
Overall Width (mm) 1,805 1,805
Overall height with roofrails (mm) 1,545 1,545
Wheelbase (mm) 2,700 2,700
Minimum Ground Clearance (mm) 160 160
Luggage space (rear seats up) (L, VDA) 324 324
Luggage space (rear seats down) (L, VDA) 1,322 1,322


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Combined * 1.3 1.3
CO2 emission (g/km) - Combined 29 29
Hood insulator
Fuel type recommended Regular unleaded7 Regular unleaded7
Fuel tank capacity (L) 43 43


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Tare weight (kg) 1,539 1,539
Max. kerb weight (kg) 1,564 1,564

Towing Capacity^

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
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 Sport
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) 44.5kW 44.5kW
Max. power (Nm @ rpm) 170Nm 170Nm
Max. Speed EV Mode only (kph) 120kph 120kph
Max. combined power (kW @ rpm) 104 @ 5,700 104 @ 5,700
Max. combined torque (Nm @ rpm) 265 @ 4,000 265 @ 4,000


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Battery Type Li-ion polymer Li-ion polymer
Voltage (V) 360 360
Capacity (Ah) 24.7 24.7
Energy (kWh) 8.9 8.9
Battery Weight (kg) 117 117
Battery Position Under rear seat &
Under boot panel
Under rear seat &
Under boot panel
On Board Charger (OBC) - kW AC single-phase charging up to 3.3kW [D] AC single-phase charging up to 3.3kW [D]
AC Charge 15-95 percent - with 3.3kW EVSE Charger[4] 2h 15m [D] 2h 15m [D]

Eco Features

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
ICCB (In Cable Control Box) / trickle charger supplied with vehicle
Charging Indicator on Dashboard
Charge port type Type 2 (62196-2) AC Charger Type 2 (62196-2) AC Charger
Regenerative braking
3 Levels with Smart Recouperation
Charge Management (Scheduled Charging)
Virtual Engine Sound System (VESS)


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Power steering system (Electric power steering) Column MDPS9 Column MDPS9
DMS10 system (2 modes - Eco, Sport)
Tilt & telescopic adjustable steering column
Minimum turning circle (m) 10.6 10.6
Front brakes 280mm ventilated disc 280mm ventilated disc
Rear brakes 284mm solid disc 284mm solid disc
Electronic parking brake with Auto Hold
Front suspension McPherson strut McPherson strut
Rear suspension Multi-link Multi-link


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Wheel type Alloy Alloy
Wheel size 16" 16"
Tyres 205/60 R16
205/60 R16
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Tyre repair kit
Spare wheel type - -

Active Safety[S]

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD12 & BA13
ESC (Electronic Stability Control) with TCS14
HAC (Hill-start Assist Control)
VSM (Vehicle Stability Management)
AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) with FCWS (Forward Collision Warning System) - Car, Pedestrian, Cyclist
BSD (Blind Spot Dection) with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) -
LKA (Lane Keeping Assist)
LFA (Lane Following Assist)
DAA+ (Driver Attention Alert) with lead vehicle departure alert
Manual Speed Limit Assist
Dusk-sensing automatic headlights
Halogen Headlights -
LED Headlights (Projection type) -
Halogen Projection front fog lights
LED rear combination lights (position/brake)
Rear Spoiler with High-mounted rear stop light
LED Rear fog light
HBA (High Beam Assist) -
Rain Sensing Wipers
Rear parking sensors with dash display
Rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines
Rear view mirror (day & night) -
Electro Chromatic rear view mirror (Auto-dimming) -
Door open warning on driver display
Speed sensing auto door lock
3-point ELR seatbelts on all positions
Seatbelt warning chime & light for all positions
Child restraint anchorage points (3x top tether / 2 x ISOFIX)
Child safety rear door locks
Rear Occupant Alert (ROA)

Passive Safety

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Driver & front passenger SRS airbags
Front side SRS airbags
Driver side knee airbag
Curtain SRS airbags
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners with load limiters
Side door impact beams (front & rear)
Impact sensing auto door unlocking


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Burglar alarm
Anti-theft immobiliser
Remote central locking with keyless entry & tailgate release
Folding key (x2) -
Smart key (x2) with push button start -
Headlight escort function
Remote fuel lid release


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Seat capacity 5 5
8-way power driver's seat incl. height adjust with 2-way lumbar support
6-way front passenger seat incl. height adjust (pumping device)
Headrests with height adjust & tilt function (Front seats) -
Height adjustable headrests (all seats)
Height adjustable front seatbelts
Split fold 2nd row seats (60:40)
2nd row centre armrest (folding)

Exterior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Gloss black 'tiger nose' grille with chrome trim
Front fender integrated charging port (Passenger side)
Silver painted skid plates (front & rear)
Chrome coated outside door handles
Body colured outside mirrors with integrated side indicators
Electric outside door mirrors (Adjust/Heated/Folding)
Chrome door side garnish
Roof rails (silver)
Shark fin antenna
Windscreen with sunband (Solar Glass with Acoustic Film)
Solar glass (side windows & tailgate)
Aero-blade type front wipers
Front wiper & washer (low/high & 5 speed variable intermittent)
Rear wiper & washer (2-speed)

Interior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
ASCC (Advanced Smart Cruise Control) with steering wheel mounted controls
Leather appointed Steering Wheel[L]
Leather appointed Shift Knob (H-Matic)
Paddle Shifters (regenerative braking control or gear shift) -
4.2" colour TFT Supervision instrument cluster
User selectable options (Auto door lock/unlock, headlight escort, etc.)
Ambient temperature display (within cluster)
Digital clock (within audio)
Power windows with auto up/down & safety function (Driver Only) -
Power windows with auto up/down & safety function (Front) -
Driver's foot rest
Aluminium sports pedals -
Gloss black dash facia with Satin Silver trim
Interior Mood Lighting (6 Colour) -
Interior lights (front & rear) -
Cargo area light
Rear window defroster with timer
Low washer fluid warning
12 volt power outlet (in front tray)
Driver & Front passenger sunvisor with illuminated vanity mirror


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
4 x cup holders (2 x front, 2x rear centre armrest)
4 x bottle holders (front & rear doors)
Map pockets in front & rear doors
Sunglass holder
Centre console storage box with armrest
Front seat back pocket (passenger)
Coat hook (2nd row side)
Cargo cover (retractable)
Luggage net hooks (cargo area)
Luggage under-floor compartment


specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
DAB Digital Radio with AM/FM tuner16
6 speaker sound system (4 speakers, 2 tweeters)
Satellite navigation multimedia system with 10 years traffic information and map update -
8" colour LCD touch screen -
10.25" colour LCD touch screen -
Sounds of Nature -
1x USB Input with multimedia connectivity (front tray)
2x USB chargers (front tray & Inside centre console)
Bluetooth® Multi-connection functionality (phone/media stream)[B]
Steering wheel mounted audio/Bluetooth®[B] 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 Sport
Dual-zone climate control air-conditioning
Air Filter
Windscreen Auto defog
2nd row vents (behind centre console)

Exterior Colours

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Clear White (UD)
Snow White Pearl (SWP) #
Aurora Black Pearl (ABP) #
Steel Grey (KLG) #
Runway Red (CR5) #
Interstellar Grey (AGT) #
Sunset Orange (DRG) #
Deep Cerulean Blue (C3U) #

Interior Colour

specification of car grades
Grades S Sport
Black one tone (partial cloth and leather[L]) -
Black one tone (artificial leather[L]) -

● Standard   - Not available   #Pearl paint at additional cost. 


Specifications apply to 2022 Model Year (MY22) 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. Some of the items herein are optional at additional cost. Consult your Kia dealer for the latest information on models, specifications, features, prices, options and availability.


Note: As of 19 July 2021, the above vehicle has undergone all necessary inspections by the Kia Australia Product Planning team with the exception of a physical inspection due to the current COVID-19 lockdown in Sydney. A physical inspection will be conducted by KAU at the nearest available port in Sydney once current restrictions are lifted.


^Subject to State regulations and towbar design.

*Fuel consumption figures are based on ADR81/02 test results (same as NEDC defined by UNECE R101/01). They are useful in comparing the fuel consumption of different vehicles. They may not be the fuel consumption achieved in practice. This will depend on traffic and road conditions and how the vehicle is driven. 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.

[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.

[D]Charging times are based on KHQ 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.

[L]Leather appointed seats may comprise of genuine leather, polyurethane and other man-made materials or a combination thereof.

[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

7E10 Compatible

9MDPS - Motor Driven Power Steering

10DMS – Drive Mode Select

12EBD - Electronic Brake Distribution

13BA - Brake Assist

14TCS - Traction Control System

16AM Radio Frequency (531KHz~ 1602KHz)

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.