KIA Niro: Direct Oncoming function (if equipped) Kia Niro EV

Warning and control

The Direct Oncoming function is warned and controlled by the following level.

  • Collision warning
  • Emergency braking
  • Stopping vehicle and ending brake control

Collision warning

A: Collision Warning!

The warning message, an audible warning and the steering wheel will vibrate to warn the driver of a collision.

Collision warning will be activated in following conditions.

  • Your driving speed: Approximately 10~130 km/h (6~80 mph)
  • Oncoming vehicle speed: Approximately above 10 km/h (6 mph)
  • Oncoming powered two-wheeler speed: Approximately above 25 km/h (16 mph)
  • Relative speed: Approximately below 140 km/h (84 mph)

Emergency braking

Emergency braking

A: Emergency braking

The warning message, an audible warning and the steering wheel will vibrate to warn the driver of a collision.

Collision warning will be activated in following conditions.

  • Your driving speed: Approximately 30~130 km/h (19-80 mph)
  • Crossing vehicle speed: Approximately above 10 km/h (6 mph)

Stopping vehicle and ending brake control

Stopping vehicle and ending brake control

A: Drive carefully

When the vehicle is stopped due to emergency braking, the warning message will appear on the cluster.

For your safety, the driver should depress the brake pedal immediately and check the surroundings.

  • Brake control will end after the vehicle is stopped by emergency braking for approximately 2 seconds

CAUTION

If your vehicle or the oncoming vehicle is not driving straight, Front Oncoming function warning and control may be late or may not operate.

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