Niro takes home the overall ‘Used Car of the Year’ award PLUS ‘Used SUV of the Year’
• Kia Niro, available at Hawkins takes home the overall ‘Used Car of the Year’ award
• Niro also takes home ‘Used SUV of the Year’
• The hybrid model was commended for its efficiency and styling
• Kia also highly commended for ‘Manufacturer Used Car Scheme of the Year’
The Kia Niro, available at Hawkins, has been named ‘Used Car of the Year’ and ‘Used SUV of the Year’ at the Car Dealer Used Car of the Year Awards 2019.
The judges commended the Niro on delivering the high efficiency and low running costs of a petrol-electric car with the style, practicality and desirability of a compact crossover. As well as easy maintenance and clever packaging, the Niro like all Kia models comes with the industry leading seven-year warranty.
Patrick Nugent, Dealer Principal at Hawkins Kia St Stephen commented on the awards: ‘We are thrilled the Niro has been triumphant bringing home awards for the ‘Used Car of the Year’ and ‘Used SUV of the Year’. The Niro offers fantastic style and excellent running costs - ideal for a busy family. Visit Hawkins St Stephen or Penryn today for more information on the award-winning Kia range or to book in a test drive.”
James Baggott, founder of Car Dealer Magazine, said: ‘Kia is a brand that likes to innovate, whether that’s by the introduction of exciting new models or the launch of attention-grabbing marketing initiatives such as its famous seven-year warranty. It has really hit the sweet spot with the Niro which is performing exceptionally well in the used car market. Very well done to Kia and its efficient and spacious Niro.’
In addition, Kia was also highly commended within the category ‘Manufacturer Used Car Scheme of the Year’. Having won the award three times previously at the Car Dealer Used Car Awards, Kia’s Approved Used car scheme is widely recognised across the industry as one of the best. It includes a warranty that is topped back to the full seven years, one year’s free roadside assistance, a guaranteed full service history and a 60-day exchange policy.