2 Kia Models Earn U.S. News 2023 Best Hybrid and Electric Car Awards
The all electric 2023 Kia EV6 and the Hybrid Kia Niro both earned awards for U.S. News 2023 Best Hybrid and Electric Car Awards. This was the first win for the Kia Niro Hybrid but the second year in a row win for the EV6. These awards are recognized by editors of U.S News and World Report. Winners were selected based on the editors individual and overall scores. As well a the vehicles starting process, charging rates, EPA-estimated fuel economy, and range date. 100 vehicles were judged for these awards.
Both the 2023 Kia EV6 and the Hybrid Kia Niro were seen as leading electrified vehicles. The EV6 most recognized for it’s jaw-dropping performance, ultra-fast DC charging compatibility, onboard power generations, and a flat-floor interior. The Niro hybrid most recognized for it’s bold design, 1.6-liter four cylinder engine, and 32kW permanent magnet synchronous electric motor
“Kia continues to advance the art of delivering exceptional electrified vehicles, which is why we are especially proud to see the 2023 Niro Hybrid join the EV6 on this list of top industry achievers.” (Steven Center, COO & EVP, Kia America)