2019 Niro vs Toyota Prius

2019 Kia Niro in Warrington PA

True to its crossover design, Niro is equipped to handle the demands of your day. The cabin is spacious enough to accommodate friends on your getaways, and it gives you helpful flexibility in making room for everyone’s gear. The rear seats fold flat, and storage compartments help you stay organized. The more complex your day is, the more you’ll appreciate Niro. Also, with the influx of gas prices, you may want to consider its combined 50 mpg EPA fuel economy rating, tech features, and roomy cabin. This 2019 Kia Niro is worth a closer look.

Inside Niro, you’ll find a space tailored for relaxation on supportive seats. Its smooth, quiet ride is a direct result of extensive research and development so that it could be engineered to reduce noise and vibration. You’ll find plenty of headroom and legroom and a commanding view of the scenery passing by. Prepare to feel appreciated, and arrive at your destination remarkably refreshed. Using these points, let’s compare the 2019 Kia Niro to another hybrid vehicle on the market, the 2018 Toyota Prius.

Side-by-side, not considering the traditional aerodynamic styling of Kia models, the Niro has a variety of differences compared to the Toyota Prius. First, the Niro has an amazingly comfortable cabin with tech-features like heated and ventilated seats and a heated steering wheel. But don't be fooled, this crossover out-performs on the road as much as it does inside.





MPG (city/highway/combined) 54/50/52


Regenerative Braking Yes


Ventilated & Heated Front Seats, and Heated Steering Wheel



Trim Options 4

139 hp @ 5,700 rpm

Maximum Horsepower

95 hp @ 5200 rpm

106.3 inches


106.3 inches

2019 Niro advantages over the Toyota Prius

What we find to be above average in the 2019 Kia Niro is its stylish exterior, great fuel economy, super comfortable seating, and an interior design that accommodates 5 people. The points we feel Kia can improve on are some eco-friendly vehicles get better range than the Niro. All-around thoughts, the 2019 Kia Niro offers a variety of trims in stylish, 4-door hatchback, and impressive fuel economy.

What we find to be above average in the Toyota Prius is its affordability, great fuel economy, and it has the highest safety ratings. Now, below average you’ll see this throughout the vehicle, the design and styling are not pleasing to the majority. The power is somewhat sluggish and has less backseat room compared to the 2019 Kia Niro. Consensus: All-around thoughts, the Toyota Prius is still America’s top-selling hybrid because of its industry-leading fuel economy.

Kia’s Niro features a growing number of advanced EcoDynamics trims with cutting-edge technology to help reduce fuel consumption and cut emissions. They join Kia’s full line of world-class vehicles, each one engineered for superb quality and reliability, and designed to suit most every driving need. Whichever model you choose, from the impressive new hybrids to a variety of premium sedans, Kia is dedicated to delivering a combination of striking styling, dynamic performance, and a wealth of technologically advanced features.

Of course, we have great things to say about the 2019 Kia Niro and all our Kia inventory. But, don’t just take our word for it, come to Gateway Kia in Warrington PA and compare for yourself. Stop in or schedule a test drive today!


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