Nissan Kicks vs. Kia Niro EV

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$18,640
$38,500

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.29 / 5
7 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
122 hp
201 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L DOHC 16V 4
201HP AC Electric Motor

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.7 in.
41.7 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
40.1 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.2 in.
36 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
37.7 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P205/60HR16
P215/55HR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.1 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.1 ft.
17.5 ft.

Length

Length
169.1 in.
172.2 in.

Width

Width
69.3 in.
71.1 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2639 lbs.
3854 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
122 hp
201 hp

Torque

Torque
114 ft. lbs.
291 ft. lbs.

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Electric Motor

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
10.8 gal.

Combined

Combined
34 mpg
113 mpg

City

City
31 mpg
123 mpg

Highway

Highway
36 mpg
102 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Kicks
Kia Niro EV

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Small Station Wagon

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
93.9 ft³.
96.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2639 lbs.
3854 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Electric

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
1

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
Automatic

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.93
8.21

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P205/60HR16
P215/55HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P205/60HR16
P215/55HR17

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6 in.
17 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6 in.
17 X 7 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.1 ft.
17.5 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.2 in.
12 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
8 in.
11.8 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.7 in.
40.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.7 in.
41.7 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
53 in.
56 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
50.9 in.
53.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
37.7 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.2 in.
36 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.2 in.
55.1 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49.1 in.
48.3 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
103.1 in.
106.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
169.1 in.
172.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.3 in.
71.1 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
62.4 in.
61.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.8 in.
62 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in.
62.4 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
7 in.
6.1 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
32.3 ft³.
53 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
25.3 ft³.
22 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
25.3 ft³.
22 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Kicks
Niro

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact Sport Utility
Subcompact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility