Kia America Announces 2022 Niro Plug-In Hybrid

The Niro Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) arrives for the 2022 model year wearing new Kia badging on the front grille, the tailgate, steering wheel hub and wheel center caps.  Niro PHEV continues to deliver an EPA-estimated 26 miles of all-electric range on a single charge[1] and remains eligible for the $4,543 Federal tax credit along with any applicable state and local incentives, depending on location of purchase.[2]

Trim Levels/Pricing – MSRP[3] (excludes $1,175 destination)

  • LXS:                      $29,590
  • EX:                        $33,390
  • EX Premium:         $36,490


  • 1.6L GDI engine with electric motor: 139 hp/195 lb.-ft. of torque (hybrid system performance combined)
  • 8.9 kWh lithium-ion polymer hybrid battery

Fuel Economy MPG[4] (combined):

  • LXS, EX, EX Premium                               46 (combined)
  • EPA-estimated All-Electric Range1            26 miles

DriveWise Features:[5]

  • Forward Collision-Avoidance – Car and Pedestrian (camera type)
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance – Car, Pedestrian, Cyclist (camera and radar)
  • Blindspot Collision Warning (BCW) with Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)
  • Lane Following Assist (LFA)
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go
  • Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control – Curve with Stop and Go (NSCC-C)
  • Highway Driving Assist (HDA)
  • High Beam Assist (HBA)
  • Driver Attention Warning (DAW) with Lead Vehicle Departure Alert (LVDA)
  • Parking Distance Warning – Reverse


171.5 in.

71.1 in.

60.8 in. (with standard roof rails)

106.3 in.

19.4 cu.-ft. (rear seats upright, with luggage under tray); 22.4 cu-ft. without tray

54.5 cu.-ft. (rear seats folded, with luggage under tray); 63.2 cu.-ft. without tray

100.9 cu.-ft. (passenger volume)

3,391 – 3,450 lbs.


[1] Based on EPA estimates on a full battery charge.  Actual range will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, vehicle maintenance, charging practice, battery age, weather, temperature and your vehicle’s condition. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. For more information on range, please see

[2] These incentives are offered by third parties and are subject to change without notice. Actual tax savings may vary and depend on your tax situation. Check with a tax professional and government agencies for eligibility and other details.

[3] MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

[4] Based on EPA estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.

[5] No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. These features are not substitutes for safe driving, and may not detect all objects surrounding vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

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