How far can the 2020 Kia Niro go on a tank of gas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Niro on Monday, January 11th, 2021 at 8:21 pm
2020 Kia Niro exterior front fascia passenger side

The 2020 Kia Niro can go pretty far on a tank of gas, since this model is a actually a hybrid vehicle. With an EPA-estimated 52 miles per gallon in the city and 49 mpg on the highway, this SUV has a combined total of 50 mpg. Let’s take a closer look at the engine options for this vehicle.

Horsepower and torque of the 2020 Kia Niro

The 2021 Kia Niro is a hybrid model that has 1.6 L 4-cylinder and Full Parallel Hybrid System engine that gives you 104 horsepower and 109 pound-feet of torque. However, the 2020 Kia Niro also has an AC Synchronous Permanent Magnet Motor, which has 43 hp and 125 lb.-ft. of torque. This combined power gives the 2020 Kia Niro 139 hp and 195 lb.-ft. of torque. This SUV also has a dual clutch 6-speed automatic transmission that pairs nicely with its power.

Read more: Does the 2020 Kia Niro EV have driver assist features?

Kia Niro gas alternative options

2020 Kia Niro exterior front fascia driver side

Did you know there are other alternatives to the Kia Niro than its hybrid model option? If you are looking for a gas model alternative that will keep you away from the gas pump, then we encourage you to check out the electric version of the Kia Niro! Not only does it have an electric option, but this model has a plug-in hybrid option as well! You can learn more about this model on our blog, or if you are more interested in speaking to a person then you are more than welcome to get in touch with our team here at Kia Marin! All of our team members would be more than happy to tell you all you need to know about the 2020 Kia Niro available right here in Novato, CA, at Kia Marin. We look forward to hearing from you!