Hybrid engines that merge the efficient performance abilities of an electric motor with the astounding strength of gas power are the future for Ann Arbor, Belleville, and Canton, MI, drivers. So, if you’re looking for your next set of wheels, you should consider one of our Kia plug-in hybrids.
These models come with a gasoline engine you can rely on and an electric motor that can be recharged with ease. Able to offer a breathtakingly exciting and economical drive, you’ll simply have to see them to believe them. But let the LaFontaine Kia whet your appetite with this guide to Kia plug-in hybrids.
As a small Kia SUV, the Kia Niro is a versatile machine that can accommodate the many kinds of drives you’ll encounter in life. Standard with a 1.6L 4-cylinder engine and a Full Parallel Hybrid System, the Kia Niro can achieve some exciting performance abilities.
This Kia SUV can reach up to 139 net horsepower and 195 lb-ft of combined torque. That means you’ll feel some real kick each time you hit the gas. The total EPA-estimated driving range of 560 miles will help you reach your destination with ease.1
One of the unique features of plug-in hybrid models is that they can run on only electric power for short distances. With the Kia Niro, you’ll find an EPA-estimated all-electric range of up to 26 miles, so you can easily save on gas.2
Beyond that, the Kia Niro comes packed with a range of amenities and technologies that will improve your drive experience. From the standard Blind-Spot Collision Warning and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning systems to the standard wireless Android Auto™ and wireless Apple CarPlay® features, you’re in for a treat with this Kia SUV.
The Kia Sorento is also available with a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Armed with a 1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine and a Full Parallel Hybrid System, the Kia Sorento is ideal for those looking for a powerful hybrid Kia SUV.
This powertrain can achieve up to 261 combined horsepower and 258 lb-ft of combined torque. The standard 6-speed automatic transmission is sporty and fun, perfect for keeping you engaged with the road ahead.
Since it also comes standard with torque-vectoring All-Wheel Drive, the Kia Sorento can tackle low traction situations with ease. When you head out on a road trip, this vehicle can get you through rain and snow in a snap!
With an EPA-estimated all-electric range of 32 miles, this Kia vehicle can get you far with its electric motor alone.2 Plus, it earned an EPA-estimated 35 city and 33 highway MPG along with 79 combined MPGe (miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent) thanks to the electric power.3
Overall, this adventure-ready Kia SUV is equipped with the features you’ll need for an efficient and exciting ride around town. Plus, you’ve only scratched the surface on what the Kia Sorento has to offer!
Looking for a Plug-In Hybrid?
If you’re in the market for a Kia plug-in hybrid vehicle, the Kia Niro and Kia Sorento are two excellent options. Look at each model and see if they have what you’re looking for. Then contact us to schedule a test drive at LaFontaine Kia and experience the power of these machines for yourself.
You’ll be driving a Kia plug-in hybrid around Ann Arbor, Belleville, and Canton, Michigan, in no time at all!
1 Driving Range: Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.
2 All-electric range based on EPA estimates on a full battery charge. Actual range will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, vehicle maintenance, charging practice, battery age, weather, temperature, and your vehicle’s condition. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. For more information on range, please see www.fueleconomy.gov.
3 EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.