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The Kia e-Niro, or Niro EV as it’s known in the United States, will go on sale in the UK on April 1.
WLTP errors inflated the Kia e-Niro’s official range, an error discovered by Kia while testing a future EV model.
Kia’s new electric crossover can travel further than the Chevrolet Bolt.
The new Kia e-Niro will offer up to 301 miles of driving on a full charge, more if you drive solely within a city.
That’s the range offered by the optional 64-kWh battery pack according to the WLTP combined cycle.
Koreans, however, can already order the Niro EV, whereas Europeans will welcome it at the end of 2018.
It remains to be seen how much the new Niro EV will cost and how many will be available.
The new Kia Niro EV launches in Korea in the coming months, with other markets to follow “in due course”.
The new Kia Niro EV will be offered with two different battery packs and a host of driver assistance systems.