How much kW does the electric motor of the 2023 Niro EV generate?

The 2023 Kia Niro EV is powered by an electric motor producing 201 horsepower and 293 lb-ft of torque, driving the front wheels.

 This is a significant increase from the 139-hp hybrid and 180-hp plug-in hybrid models.

The electric motor of the 2023 Niro EV generates 150 kW of power, which is equivalent to approximately 201 horsepower.

This power is combined with a 64.8 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery pack that provides an EPA-estimated range of 253 miles.

 The Niro EV is also available with the same vehicle-to-load (V2L) onboard generator functionality pioneered by the EV6,

a maximum charging capability of 85 kW, and an optional heat pump and battery warmer to help preserve range in cold temperatures.