Charge of the Kia Niro PHEV version : 8,9 kWh
Cost of charge for the Kia Niro PHEV version : 8,9 kWh
Battery of the Kia Niro PHEV version : 8,9 kWh
The Kia Niro PHEV is equipped with a polymer lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 8.9 kWh. This battery consists of 180 lithium-ion cells, divided into two modules. Each cell has a capacity of 49 Ah and a nominal voltage of 3.75 volts. The battery weighs about 130 kg.
The nominal battery voltage is 360 volts. The Kia Niro PHEV equipped with this battery has an official electric range of 49 km according to the WLTP certification cycle.
The battery of the Kia Niro PHEV can be charged via an external charging outlet located on the car body. It can be charged at a maximum of 3.3 kW of alternating current (AC), which can recover up to 100% of the battery charge in about 2 hours and 15 minutes, depending on the charging conditions. The Kia Niro PHEV is also equipped with a regenerative braking system that recharges the battery by recovering energy during decelerations and braking.