Hyundai Ioniq Electric vs Kia Niro EV Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric
FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,681
3 listings nationwide

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2019 Kia Niro EV
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,974

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric
FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

Hyundai’s ultra-efficient hatchback family includes the Ioniq Hybrid, Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid, and the Ioniq Electric. While each of these shares a wedge-like body, the Ioniq Electric dis...

2019 Kia Niro EV
EX FWD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

Brand-new for 2019, the Niro EV is the first electric Kia to crack 200 miles of range. It’s based on the Niro Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid, which Kia introduced in 2017, but it forgoes th...

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  • Look and Feel 5
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric
FWD
No User Reviews
2019 Kia Niro EV
EX FWD
20
writes:
Wow. I really love this car. Test drove what I think are all of the other comparable electrics - Tesla 3, Le...
20
writes:
I test drove the Niro EV and purchased it.
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Hyundai Kona SEL FWD worse.
"The Niro and Kona have essentially the same cargo capacity. However the rear passenger space is superior on the Niro."
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Hyundai Kona SEL FWD worse.
"The Niro and Kona are essentially the same, except the Niro has more passenger space in the rear seat. The Niro also has a longer wheelbase giving a slightly smoother ride."
writes:
Perfect all around auto. great size and range. We have been getting in the area of 280 mile per charge. and...
Handling Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"Depends on what you call handling.. race track go with Tesla, everyday parking lot , avoiding pot holes and zipping around town. Hard to beat the Niros quick response and quiet ride"
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Tesla Model 3 Long Range RWD worse.
"NIro is a small SUV, you sit higher and much more natural. Easy to load kids and senior when compared to Model 3. No comparison."

Specs

2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric
FWD
2019 Kia Niro EV
EX FWD
Powertrain 1-Speed Dual Clutch 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
127 MPG
123 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
122 MPG
102 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- --
Engine
Fuel Type
Electric
Electric
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in 41.7 in
Back Legroom 35.7 in 36 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 23 cu ft 18.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,025 lbs 1,062 lbs
Exterior
Length 176 in 172.2 in
Width 71.7 in 71.1 in
Height 57.1 in 61.8 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2019 Hyundai Ioniq Electric
FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Noir Pearl
  • Body in Prime
  • Ceramic White
  • Intense Blue Metallic
  • Symphony Air Silver Metallic
2019 Kia Niro EV
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aluminum Silver
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Gravity Blue
  • Platinum Graphite
  • Snow White Pearl

Option Packages

  • Cold Weather Package 2.0

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