Compare 2018 Kia Niro Tires

2018 Kia Niro Tires Sizes, Speed Ratings, and Inflation

Not sure about your Kia Niro tire size? Use the following chart to find information on tire size, speed rating, and inflation.

Trim Level Tire Size Speed Rating Inflation in PSI F/R
2018 Kia Niro Touring Shop 225/45R18 V 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid EX Premium Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro EX Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid LX Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid EX Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro FE Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI
2018 Kia Niro LX Shop 205/60R16 H 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro Touring

- Size: Shop 225/45R18

- Speed Rating: V

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid EX Premium

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro EX

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid LX

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid EX

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro FE

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

2018 Kia Niro LX

- Size: Shop 205/60R16

- Speed Rating: H

- Inflation F/R: 36 PSI/36 PSI

* Note: these models have different tire sizes depending on vehicle options.

Get the Right Tires for 2018 Kia Niro

Buying new tires can be easy and quick, especially when you're equipped with quality information from the tire experts that know! That's one reason it's a good idea to visit us when you're ready to buy new  2018 Kia Niro tires. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the tire shop of choice for Kia Niro tire options. Whether you need a tire that's designed to handle diverse terrain, improve fuel-efficiency, or take tight corners, you'll find the right tires for your vehicle and budget.

View Kia-recommended tires for your 2018 Niro, plus helpful information about Kia Niro tire size, tire inflation, and speed rating. Come to Firestone Complete Auto Care for tires and you'll experience our best service. As one of our tire managers, Ruben, says, “I make sure you know which tire is the best fit for your car, not only for performance but safety.”

Beyond the correct tire size, there are a couple of other factors to consider when buying Kia Niro tires like how and where you drive, and how much you want to spend. If you live in Florida, you probably won't want to buy studdable snow tires. Washington state or Montana is a different story, though. If you live in a state with some extreme seasonal shifts, you might want to switch between winter tires and all-season tires for the best performance.

When evaluating your driving conditions, think about where you live (countryside vs. city vs. mountains) and the kind of unexpected weather you're likely to experience. It's not uncommon for drivers in states that experience all four seasons to buy more than one set of tires. one for winter and one for summer. That way, they can maximize their Kia Niro's performance during both seasons. Other drivers buy one set of all-season tires instead. That way they don't have to return to the tire shop and their vehicle is always ready for sun, rain, and light snow!

Driving style is next on the list to think about when buying tires. Do you like taking your Kia Niro far away from civilization? Going where no vehicle has gone before? If you're a diehard off-roader, you have very different tire needs than a highway commuter who doesn't leave the paved path. You'll want strong tires that can take on sand, stone, gravel, dirt, and more. A larger tire with stiff sidewalls and a wide tread pattern can help prevent punctures and encourage stability in uneven road conditions. But if you're comfortable in the city and suburbs, a Kia Niro tire that offers a smooth, quiet ride might be exactly what you need. Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for help selecting the tire that's right for you, or get started by browsing tires that fit your vehicle. You're only a few clicks away from finding the right 2018 Kia Niro tire for your needs.

Tire Brands for Kia Niros

Firestone Complete Auto Care has plenty of good Kia Niro tire brands for you to choose from. Firestone and Bridgestone are two of the most popular. Firestone tires for Kia Niros are always ready to get the job done! Harvey Firestone founded the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio in 1900. He was a visionary from the get-go. Firestone recognized the untapped potential for auto tires, so he started producing and testing farm, truck, and passenger tires. One of the company's pioneering efforts was the introduction in 1908 of the first all-rubber, non-skid tire! Thanks to Harvey Firestone, Firestone Tires has been committed to staying ahead of the curve since day one. Firestone is now one of the largest tire manufacturers in the world with 8,000 different tires for a variety of vehicles — including the 2018 Kia Niro.

You can't go wrong with Bridgestone for Kia Niro tires, too. Bridgestone Tire Company Ltd. was founded by Shojiro Ishibashi in Japan in 1931 and merged with The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1990. Bridgestone Tires now has more than 50 production facilities and 55,000 employees throughout the Americas! The company remains an international leader in tire and rubber technology, providing world-class service, tires, and more to communities worldwide. As Shojiro Ishibashi said, Bridgestone is dedicated worldwide to "serve society with superior quality." What are you waiting for? If you want to drive with peace of mind, buy Bridgestone tires for a 2018 Kia Niro today!

Kia Niro Tire Installation & Rotation

Firestone Complete Auto Care has been a leading tire provider for more than a century. We're your tire shop and a complete service center for tire installation, maintenance, repair, rotation, and alignment! We make it easy to buy new 2018 Kia Niro tires online and book an installation appointment at the same time. Many stores are open late and on weekends to better fit your busy schedule.

Recommended Tires for Your 2018 Kia Niro

What tires are best for a 2018 Kia Niro? The following tire brands and types are a great fit for your Kia Niro.

Primewell All Season
All Season

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32
Blizzak LM-32

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Winter
  • Winter
Bridgestone Blizzak WS90
Blizzak WS90

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter
Firestone Champion Fuel Fighter
Champion Fuel Fighter

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus
Ecopia EP422 Plus

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone FT140
FT140

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Firehawk AS
Firehawk AS

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone Firehawk Indy 500
Firehawk Indy 500

  • Gold Pledge Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Primewell PS830/850
PS830/850

  • Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Primewell PS890 Touring
PS890 Touring

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Bridgestone Potenza RE980AS
Potenza RE980AS

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Bridgestone Potenza S001
Potenza S001

  • Platinum Pact Limited Warranty
  • Summer
  • Performance
Bridgestone Turanza QUIETTRACK
Turanza QUIETTRACK

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Primewell Valera Sport AS
Valera Sport AS

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Performance
Firestone WEATHERGRIP
WEATHERGRIP

  • None
  • All-Season
  • Passenger Tires
Firestone Winterforce 2
Winterforce 2

  • None
  • Winter
  • Winter

Questions About 2018 Kia Niro Tires

Inspecting and caring for your tires is one of the best ways to help them last. Get answers to common Kia Niro tire questions and learn how to care for new tires.

  • Why check Kia tire inflation? The right tire inflation helps increase fuel economy, improve braking time, and boost tire lifespan! The right tire pressure can make all the difference. Even a small change in tire pressure can impact your driving.
  • Why are there numbers on the side of my Kia Niro tires? Your tire sidewall gives you information about load carrying capacity, speed rating, treadwear, traction, and tire size. Talk to one of our tire technicians to learn how to read the numbers on your tire!
  • How do I check the tread depth on my Kia tires? All you need is a penny. Hold the penny so that Abraham Lincoln is facing you, then place your penny into a tread groove upside down. If you can see the top of Abe’s head, your tread is shallow and it might be time for new Kia Niro tires.

Get Tires for Your Kia Niro

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