Autonomous Emergency Braking in the Kia Niro PHEV

Take the smart road.

Smarter driving is not an option on today's packed and hectic roadways. That's why the Niro Plug-in Hybrid comes standard and pre-equipped with a number of Kia's innovative Kia Drive Wise driver-assist technologies like standard Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) that uses radar designed to detect a potential collision and automatically apply the brake.


Blind Spot Detection in the 2019 Niro Plug-In Hybrid

Blind Spot Detection.

The available Blind Spot Detection (BSD) system is advanced technology that can help you manage the blind spots on the side and rear areas of your Niro Plug-In Hybrid. If it detects objects, this radar-based detection system sends out visual or auditory signals to help warn you of objects not in your field of view.


Retro active.

Whether you’re starting your commute or in the middle of a road trip, Niro’s got your back every mile. Available Lane Change Assist (LCA) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) offer extra help for rear viewing.


Lane Change Assist in the 2019 Niro Plug-In Hybrid

Lane Change Assist (LCA) takes Blind Spot Detection (BSD) one step further to help detect and warn you if the system detects vehicles are approaching from behind.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert in the Niro Plug-In Hybrid

While your Niro’s in reverse, Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) can help warn you with both audible and visual signals if it detects cross traffic.

Smart cruise control in the 2019 Niro Plug-In Hybrid

Smart Cruise Control.

The cruise control with added control. Smart Cruise Control (SCC) comes standard on all trims and is designed to adapt to your driving environment by automatically applying the brakes, or accelerator, to help maintain a predetermined distance from a vehicle it detects in front of you.


Forward collision warning in the 2019 Kia Niro PHEV

Forward Collision Warning System.

Your Niro Plug-In Hybrid can detect road hazards ahead in certain situations, even when you don’t. The Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS) comes standard on all trims and gives audible and visual alerts when it detects a potential hazard in your path.


Lane Keep Assist System in the 2019 Kia Niro PHEV

Lane Keep Assist System.

Get a little help staying alert and on course. The Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS) comes standard on all trims and is designed to help you stay on course by monitoring the position of your Niro under certain conditions and may apply corrective steering if it senses you drifting outside your lane.


Front & rear parking assist in the 2019 Niro PHEV

Front & Rear Parking Assist System.

Ease in without a hitch thanks to this advanced drive-assist technology. Using sonar sensors integrated in the Niro’s bumpers, the available Front and Rear Parking Assist (FRPAS) gives an audible warning when the system detects you nearing other vehicles or objects.


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