2023 Kia Niro PHEV in Kitchener, ON

Kia has been making waves in the automotive industry with their innovative design, high-quality materials, and advanced technology. The Kia Niro PHEV is no exception. This plug-in hybrid electric vehicle offers exceptional fuel economy, advanced safety features, and an interior and exterior design that is sure to turn heads. Continue reading below as our team here at Kitchener Kia has compiled the key highlights of the Kia Niro PHEV, currently available for sale at our Kitchener, Ontario showroom.

Plug-in Hybrid Performance

Advanced Plug-in Hybrid Powertrain

The 2023 Kia Niro PHEV is equipped with a 1.6-litre gas-direct injected four-cylinder engine, mated to an advanced plug-in hybrid system. A permanent magnet synchronous motor and 360V lithium-ion polymer battery work in tandem with the gasoline engine to generate a combined 180 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. This power is exclusively sent out to all four wheels and is modulated by a quick-shifting 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Charge time for the battery pack is rated at an estimated 2 hours and 45 minutes on a Level 2 (240V) charger, while charge times vary when plugged-in to a Level 1 (120V) charger.

Standard All-Wheel Drive

Ideal for South-Central Ontario’s prolonged winter season, owners will appreciate the fact that all 2023 Kia Niro PHEV models are equipped with an all-wheel drive system as standard. Drive with confidence knowing that the Niro Hybrid has got your back even in the most harrowing of winter road conditions.

Plug-in Hybrid Driving Range

Efficiency and driving range are top of mind when it comes to plug-in hybrid vehicles and the 2023 Kia Niro PHEV more than delivers on this front. Boasting a maximum driving range of up to 835 km on a single tank of gasoline, as well as an additional 55 km of all-electric driving range, trips to the gas station are sure to be few and far between. A true win-win situation for both the owners’ wallets as well as the environment.

Specifications 2023 Kia Niro PHEV
Engine 1.6L GDI PHEV Four-Cylinder
Horsepower (Combined) 180
Torque (lb-ft) (Combined) 195
Transmission  6-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic
Drivetrain All-Wheel Drive
Electric Motor Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
Battery Type Lithium Ion Polymer
Voltage (V) 360
Estimated Electric Driving Range Up to 55 km
Estimated Fuel Economy (L/100km) – Combined 2.1e
Charging – Level 1 (120V) Times vary based on output source
Charge Time – Level 2 (240V) 2 hours 45 mins
Charging – Level 3 (Fast Charge) Not Supported

Exterior Design

Multiple Available Paint Colours

Owners can choose from seven (8) unique exterior paint colours for their 2023 Kia Niro PHEV. These paint options include:

  • Snow White Pearl
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Steel Grey
  • Runway Red
  • Interstellar Grey
  • Mineral Blue
  • Cityscape Green

Smart Power Liftgate

A welcome convenience feature, especially for owners who are always on the go, the 2023 Kia Niro PHEV’s smart power liftgate allows you to access the vehicle’s rear cargo area without the need to press any buttons. This intelligent feature detects the vehicle’s keyfob when you’re standing near the rear hatchback and automatically opens and/or closes the power rear liftgate.

LED Lighting Fixtures

Sleek and modern LED lighting fixtures have become a staple of late model Kia vehicles and the 2023 Niro PHEV is no exception. The vehicle boasts a truly unique LED daytime running light design that is unmistakably a Kia Niro model. The same can be said about the vehicle’s LED rear tail light design that begins at the roofline and cascades down towards the Niro’s rear wheel arches.


Dimensions: 2023 Kia Niro PHEV
Length (mm/in) 4,420 / 174.0
Width (mm/in) 1,825 / 71.8
Height (mm/in) 1,545 / 60.8
Wheelbase (mm/in) 2,720 / 107.1
Gross Vehicle Weight (kgs/lbs) 1,910 / 4,211

Interior Features & Amenities

Sustainable Seat Materials

Kia designers understand that the people who purchase plug-in hybrid electric vehicles care about environmental sustainability and their overall carbon footprint. That’s why they’ve chosen sustainable materials such as charcoal cloth and synthetic leather as the main seats upholstery material for the 2023 Niro PHEV. Not only are these seats environmentally responsible, they are also stylish and easier to maintain when compared to other materials.

Heated Steering Wheel

The 2023 Kia Niro PHEV comes equipped with a heated steering wheel as standard. A welcome comfort feature, especially during the cold winter months in South-Central Ontario, this convenient amenity keeps your hand warm and comfortable, no matter the weather outside. Simply press the heated steering wheel button and feel the Niro PHEV’s stylish steering wheel heat up.

60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seats

Stylish, sustainable and versatile, the 2023 Kia Niro PHEV features flexible 60/40 split-folding rear seats that further enhance the vehicle’s practicality. Whether you’re trying to maximize the vehicle’s people-carrying capabilities, cargo space or both, the Niro PHEV’s rear seats can be configured in a plethora of different ways to accommodate your needs.


Dimensions: 2023 Kia Niro PHEV
Front Headroom (mm/in) (with Sunroof) 1,028 / 40.5
Rear Headroom (mm/in) 1,005 / 39.6
Front Hip Room (mm/in) 1,353 / 52.3
Rear Hip Room (mm/in) 1,347 / 53.0
Front Leg Room (mm/in) 1,053 / 41.4
Rear Leg Room (mm/in) 1,011 / 39.8
Front Shoulder Room (mm/in) 1,429 / 56.2
Rear Shoulder Room (mm/in) 1,407 / 55.4
Cargo Capacity Behind 2nd Row (L/cu-ft) 645.6 / 22.8
Cargo Capacity Behind 1st Row (L/cu-ft) 1,390.3 / 49.1


Wireless Phone Charger

Kia Connect

Stay connected with your vehicle, no matter where you are with the Kia Connect smartphone app. Enjoy convenient features such as the available remote start and cabin pre-warming, directly from your smartphone device. The app also allows you to monitor a host of vital vehicle information as well as the ability to access other important connected car services.
Wireless Phone Charger

10.25-inch Multimedia Touchscreen Display

The 2023 Niro PHEV’s 10.25-inch multimedia touchscreen display houses everything you need to stay connected while out on the road. With its integrated navigation system and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. Control the Niro Hybrid’s various vehicle system functions, audio settings, navigation and more, all through this large centre touchscreen display.
Wireless Phone Charger

Wireless Phone Charger

The 2023 Kia Niro PHEV comes equipped with a wireless phone charger as standard. Stay charged up and connected while on the road thanks to this convenient technology feature. Simply place your compatible smartphone device onto the built-in wireless charging pad in the vehicle’s centre console and let the Niro PHEV do the rest.

Safety & Driver Assistance

Rear Cross-Traffic Collision with Avoidance Assist

The 2022 Kia Niro PHEV comes equipped with an advanced Rear Cross-Traffic Collision with Avoidance Assist feature. During a reversing maneuver, this system uses rear-mounted radar sensors to detect approaching obstacles from behind the vehicle. and alerts you through audible and visual warnings. Should it detect a possible collision, the system can also automatically apply the brakes, if needed.

Lane Keep and Follow Assist

To help you stay safely in your lane, Niro Plug-In Hybrid’s Lane Keep and Follow Assist senses when you inadvertently cross over the lane markings and triggers warnings to alert you. If you take no action, it guides your vehicle back into its lane.

Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist

The standard Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist feature takes the guesswork out of lane changes. Rear-mounted radar sensors detect if a vehicle is on either side of the vehicle and alerts you of their presence through audible and visual warnings.

Kia Niro PHEV Trim Level

Wireless Phone Charger


Starting at $40,583*

● Kia Connect
● Wireless Phone Charger
● 10.25-inch Multimedia Interface with Integrated Navigation, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™

New Kia Niro PHEV Inventory

Interested in getting behind the wheel of a 2023 Kia Niro PHEV? Contact us, today, and schedule a test drive with one of our friendly and knowledgeable Kia product specialists. Visit our Kitchener, Ontario showroom at 300 Homer Watson Blvd. and browse through our wide selection of new and used Kia models. We also offer a comprehensive array of genuine Kia parts and accessories, and our Kia service department is more than happy to assist you with all of your automotive maintenance needs.