It uneventfully blended in with its sedate design, both in its icy engine or f forms kia, took up the challenge and revamped it inside out. Is the 2023 kia niro good enough to make a statement for itself. The second generation of the kia niro looks nothing like its predecessor with a sharper design. The front end shows off some bold elements from other kia crossovers like the sportage, but the nero establishes a different identity for itself. The highlight of the rear is the boomerang shaped. Taillights reminiscent of what we saw in the hyundai bayon, the interior, is all kia. The design is cleaner and looks more upmarket than the previous gen. The infotainment screen is decent in size and it flows into a larger driver information display behind the steering wheel. Gladly physical controls for the climate control system have not been replaced for a touch screen as the new nero retains the tactile buttons and knobs. The gear lever has gone, though, with a rotary dial taking its place being a green vehicle. Kia says that nero uses a lot of environmentally friendly materials for its construction. The headliner is claimed to be made from recycled wallpaper. The seat upholstery is made from eucalyptus leaves the paint used on the door panels is eco, friendly water based paint, no tech.