Rear view of the 2018 Kia Niro crossover

A smarter state of mind.

Drive confidently with Kia Drive Wise, Kia's very own suite of available driver-assistive technologies. Explore the available systems Niro offers, like Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) with Pedestrian Detection which automatically applies the brakes if it anticipates a frontal collision.

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The 2018 Kia Niro with blind spot detection

Blind Spot Detection

Available Blind Spot Detection (BSD) is advanced technology that helps reduce the blind spots on the side and rear areas of your Niro. The radar-based detection system sends out visual or auditory signals to help warn you of objects not in your field of view.


Rear views that look ahead.

Whether you’re starting your commute or in the middle of a road trip, Niro’s got your back on every mile. Available Lane Change Assist (LCA) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) offer a second set of eyes for rear viewing. So that you can focus on the road ahead.


Lane change assist in the 2018 Kia Niro

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

Rear cross traffic alert in the 2018 Kia Niro

While your Niro’s in reverse, Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) helps warn you of cross traffic with both audible and visual signals.

Smart cruise control in the 2018 Kia Niro

Smart Cruise Control

Meet the system that does more than set your pace. Available Smart Cruise Control (SCC) adapts to your driving environment by automatically applying the brakes, or accelerator, to help maintain a predetermined distance from the vehicle in front of you.


Forward collision warning system in the 2018 Kia Niro

Forward Collision Warning System

It’s advanced tech that anticipates and responds automatically. The available Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS) gives audible and visual alerts when it detects a potential hazard in your path.


Lane keep assist system in the 2018 Kia Niro

Lane Keep Assist System

The available Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS) helps you stay on course by monitoring the position of your Niro and may apply corrective steering if it senses you drifting outside your lane.


Park assist system in the 2018 Kia Niro crossover

Park Assist System

This advanced drive-assist technology helps you stay informed while you park. Using sonar sensors integrated in the Niro’s bumpers, the available front and rear parking assist gives an audible warning when you near other vehicles or objects.


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