1,591 cc
  • Max. Power (ps/rpm)
    121 @ 6,300
  • Warranty
    3 Years or 60.000 KM

The power to pull ahead of the pack

The Rio combines fuel saving efficiency with a constant reserve of power. Its handling around town is smooth and agile. And when speed is called for, you’ll love the punch of performance it offers.
  • Features
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    • All information and illustrations are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice. Contact your local Kia dealer for current information


    • Supervision cluster with 4.2” LCD screen* A tasteful, intelligently designed and customizable supervision cluster provides outside temperature and vehicle and trip data.
    • Steering wheel audio remote control Adjust audio settings using just your thumb for enhanced driving safety.
    • Cruise control The cruise control can be activated using steering wheel-mounted controls, making it easy to set your desired speed in a safe manner.
    • Full-folding 2nd row seats Rear seats fold fully flat, so when you need to, you can accommodate long or bulky items in the extended cargo space.
    • 60:40 split-folding rear seats The rear seats split 60:40 and fold flat, giving you utmost flexibility in managing cargo and passenger space.


    • Bi-function headlamps High and low beams are integrated into the same lighting element, which is tastefully mounted within the clear protective housing
    • Sunroof An available power sunroof adds an open-air feeling to the already roomy cabin of the Rio.
    • Electric folding mirrors The outside mirrors can be folded and unfolded conveniently with the push of a button
    • Radiator grille A sporty new grille design employs a smooth black insert that visually connects the light assemblies. Most of the airflow for cooling the engine now enters through the lower intake.
    • Rear spoiler garnish A rear spoiler improves the air vortex around the C-pillar for enhanced aerodynamics and downforce on the rear tires.


    • 51% AHSS application The Rio uses more than 51% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS), which is a more than 54% increase from the previous model. This equates to phenomenal body rigidity that enhances cabin protection as well as dynamic performance.
    • 8 zones with hot-stamped components The Rio features hot-stamping of components in 8 core stress areas. The strengthened body structure helps provide improved crash protection.
    • 97m of structural adhesive With almost three times the structural adhesive applied compared to the previous generation, the Rio is more rigid yet lighter, and features improved noise, vibration and harshness management.


    • 6 airbags Protection includes front air bags for the driver and front-seat passenger, two air bags at the sides, and two curtain airbags running the length of the cabin.
    • Parking Distance Warning (PDW) * For utmost confidence and peace of mind when maneuvering into and out of tight parking spaces, PDW uses ultrasonic sensors mounted on the rear bumpers to warn you of any nearby obstacles.
    • Rear View Monitor (RVM) * Rear View Monitor with Parking Guidance gives you a live view of what's behind you. Lines superimposed on the image help you know how much space you have.
  • Specifications
    • All information and illustrations are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice. Contact your local Kia dealer for current information.
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