• 2017 Kia Rio

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  • 2017 Kia Rio

    #4 in 2017 Subcompact Cars

  • 2018 Kia Rio

    #1 in 2018 Subcompact Cars

  • 2019 Kia Rio

    #4 in Subcompact Cars

  • Prices

    • MSRP
    • $14,165
    • $13,900
    • $15,390
    • Avg. Paid
    • $11,066
    • $12,351
    • N/A

    U.S. News Scores

    • Overall
    • 8.1 /10
    • 8.8 /10
    • 8.4 /10
    • Critics' Rating
    • 8.5 /10
    • 8.7 /10
    • 8.4 /10
    • Performance
    • 7.8 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • 7.9 /10
    • Interior
    • 8.5 /10
    • 8.0 /10
    • 8.0 /10
    • Safety
    • 8.4 /10
    • 9.6 /10
    • 9.7 /10
    • Reliability
    • 4.0 /5
    • 4.5 /5
    • 4.0 /5
    • Cost to Own
    • 9.1 /10
    • 9.0 /10
    • N/A

    Pros & Cons

    • Pros
      • Strong engine
      • Upscale interior
      • Outstanding predicted reliability rating
      • User-friendly infotainment systems
      • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto available
      • Nimble handling 
      • Quiet, pleasant cabin
      • Straightforward infotainment system
      • Agile handling
    • Cons
      • Few available safety features
      • Below-average fuel economy
      • Base trim doesn't have power windows or cruise control
      • Ride may feel too firm for some
      • Few standard and available tech, safety, and comfort features

    General Specs

    • Transmission
    • Manual
    • Manual
    • Automatic
    • Drivetrain
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Fuel/Engine
    • Regular Unleaded I-4 1.6 L/97
    • Regular Unleaded I-4 1.6 L/97
    • Regular Unleaded I-4 1.6 L/97
    • MPG
    • 27 City / 36 Hwy
    • 29 City / 37 Hwy
    • 28 City / 37 Hwy

    Exterior

    Body
    • Body Style
    • Sedan
    • Sedan
    • Sedan
    Dimensions
    • Wheelbase (in.)
    • 101.2
    • 101.6
    • 101.6
    • Length, Overall (in.)
    • 172
    • 172.6
    • 172.6
    • Width, Max w/o mirrors (in.)
    • 67.7
    • 67.9
    • 67.9
    • Height, Overall (in.)
    • 57.3
    • 57.1
    • 57.1
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    Doors & Windows
    • Rear Defrost
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Windows
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    Exterior Features
    • Rear Spoiler
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    Measurements
    • Base Curb Weight (lbs.)
    • 2494
    • 2648
    • 2714
    Tires & Wheels
    • Tires - Front All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Tires - Rear All-Season
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Compact Spare Tire
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Wheel Locks
    • Optional
    •  
    •  
    • Steel Wheels
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Wheel Covers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Interior

    Convenience & Comfort
    • Back-Up Camera
    •  
    • Optional
    • Standard
    • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auto-Off Headlights
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Adjustable Steering Wheel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Steering Wheel Controls
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Trip Computer
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Remote Trunk Release
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Universal Garage Door Opener
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Door Locks
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electrochromic rearview mirror
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Optional
    • Heated Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Power Mirrors
    • Standard
    •  
    • Standard
    • Driver Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Vanity Mirror
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Power Steering
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Dimensions
    • Passenger Capacity
    • 5
    • 5
    • 5
    • Passenger Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 88.4
    • 89.9
    • 89.9
    • Front Head Room (in.)
    • 40
    • 38.9
    • 38.9
    • Front Leg Room (in.)
    • 43.8
    • 42.1
    • 42.1
    • Front Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 53.1
    • 54.1
    • 54.1
    • Front Hip Room (in.)
    • 52.1
    • 52.9
    • 52.9
    • Second Head Room (in.)
    • 37.6
    • 37.4
    • 37.4
    • Second Leg Room (in.)
    • 31.1
    • 33.5
    • 33.5
    • Second Shoulder Room (in.)
    • 52.1
    • 53.3
    • 53.3
    • Second Hip Room (in.)
    • 51.2
    • 52.4
    • 52.4
    • Trunk Volume (cu. ft.)
    • 13.7
    • 13.7
    • 13.7
    Entertainment
    • AM/FM Stereo
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Auxiliary Audio Input
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • CD Player
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • MP3 Player
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Satellite Radio
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Hard Disk Drive
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    Heating & Cooling
    • A/C
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Navigation & Communication
    • Onboard Hands-Free Communications System
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Wireless Cell Phone Hookup
    •  
    • Optional
    • Standard
    Seats
    • Cloth Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Pass-Through Rear Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • 2nd Row Bench Seat
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Bucket Seats
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Safety

    Airbags
    • Driver Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Passenger Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Rear Head Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Front Side Air Bag
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Brakes
    • 4-Wheel ABS
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
    • Standard
    •  
    •  
    • Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes
    •  
    • Standard
    • Standard
    Safety Features
    • Brake Assist
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Electronic Stability Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Child Safety Locks
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Traction Control
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
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    Mechanical

    Engine & Performance
    • Front Wheel Drive
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • 4 Cylinder Engine
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Engine Type
    • Regular Unleaded I-4
    • Regular Unleaded I-4
    • Regular Unleaded I-4
    • Displacement
    • 1.6 L/97
    • 1.6 L/97
    • 1.6 L/97
    • Horsepower (Net @ RPM)
    • 138 @ 6300
    • 130 @ 6300
    • 130 @ 6300
    • Torque (Net @ RPM)
    • 123 @ 4850
    • 119 @ 4850
    • 119 @ 4850
    • Transmission
    • Manual w/OD
    • Manual w/OD
    • Automatic w/OD
    • Turning diameter
    • 33.5
    • 33.5
    • 33.5
    Fuel
    • Gasoline Fuel
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • Standard
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
    • 27
    • 29
    • 28
    • EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
    • 36
    • 37
    • 37
    • Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal.)
    • 11.4
    • 11.9
    • 11.9
    Suspension
    • Suspension Type - Front
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Suspension Type - Rear
    • Torsion Beam
    • Torsion Beam
    • Torsion Beam
    • Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Strut
    • Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
    • Torsion Beam
    • Torsion Beam
    • Torsion Beam
    Transmission
    • Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • 6-Speed Automatic
    •  
    •  
    • Standard
    • Manual
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  
    • 6-Speed Manual
    • Standard
    • Standard
    •  

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