Depending on who you ask, the Kia Niro is either a compact station wagon or crossover. What's not in dispute is its basis on a dedicated electrified vehicle platform developed by its Hyundai parent. The Niro is a nicely scaled vehicle that packs useful space in its small footprint, and an easy-driving feel conceived to draw shoppers away from the Toyota Prius
. Like most Kia models, one of the Niro's pluses is its value for money.