Many drivers are making the switch to hybrid vehicles for their efficiency and eco-friendly performance. No other vehicle on the market offers a better combination of hybrid efficiency, SUV curb appeal, and tech-forward features than the 2020 Kia Niro. Still fairly new to the automotive world, the Niro has slowly but surely made its way to the top of the totem pole, beating out competitors along the way.
The Niro offers drivers the best combination of hybrid power and SUV style that they could ask for. But how does this vehicle compare to the rest of the competition? This 2020 Kia Niro vs 2020 Hyundai Kona comparison from Friendly Kia is going to show you just that. Keep reading to see what sets the 2020 Niro ahead of the rest or click the link below to view our lineup of in-stock Niro models at Friendly Kia.
2020 Kia Niro
2020 Hyundai Kona
|1.6-liter 4-cylinder and Full-Parallel Hybrid System||Base Engine||2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder engine|
|139 horsepower | 195 pound-feet of torque||Power Specs||147 horsepower | 132 pound-feet of torque|
|8-inch color touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™||Infotainment Center||7-inch color touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™|
|7 paint colors available||Color Options||8 paint colors available|
|52 city/49 highway/50 combined||EPA-Estimated MPG||27 city/33 highway/30 combined mpg|
|54.5 cubic feet||Maximum Cargo Space||45.8 cubic feet|
The refreshed 2020 Kia Niro hits the streets with a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine and Full-Parallel Hybrid System beneath its hood. With this setup the Niro pumps out 139 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque on the road while earning an EPA-estimated 52 city/49 highway/50 combined mpg. The competing 2020 Kona generates 147 horsepower with its 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder engine and falls short of the Niro in terms of driving range. The 2020 Kona earns just 27 city miles per gallon or 33 highway miles and can’t keep up with the impressive range promised by the 2020 Niro.
On top of an impressive performance on the road, the 2020 Kia Niro comes equipped with an 8-inch color touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. With these connectivity features in place the 2020 Niro keeps drivers in the loop and connected while behind the wheel.
When shoppers choose the 2020 Kia Niro from Friendly Kia their purchase comes backed by the Kia brand’s 10-year/100,000-mile warranty. With this warranty in place drivers can ride confidently knowing their vehicles are covered by one of the best warranties on the market.
For more information on the 2020 Kia Niro contact a member of the Friendly Kia team today.