Rio 5-door

A talented compact RIO

Talent might be hard to find, but with the Kia Rio you know you've found it.
A car that's gifted both in and out.

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Style
Sophisticated modern design

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights style Strong and youthful identity

LED side repeaters

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights style Igniting the senses, visibly and audibly

LED positioning lamps

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights style Strong and youthful identity

LED rear combination lamps

Space
A practical style leader

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights space modern yet hight functional

Modern yet highly functional

Full-folding 2nd row seats

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights space load up on adventure

Load up on adventure

288 cubic liters of luggage space

Exterior on 360VR

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Wendy Brown #735d4bimages/360vr/exterior/DBS_5dr/
Electronic Blue #4f609fimages/360vr/exterior/FBD_5dr/
Formal Deep Blue #363c4aimages/360vr/exterior/BLA_5dr/
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Features

Kia-Rio 5-door-Safety-Back warning system

Back Warning System

When reversing into a parking space, an alert sounds
if you get too close to other cars or obstacles.

Kia-Rio 5-door-Safety-Six airbag system and the strength of steel

Six Airbag System &
The Strength of Steel

Providing protection and reassurance is a six airbag system comprising two front airbags, two curtain airbags and two side airbags.
Underneath, a reinforced high tensile steel sub-frame offers strength where it’s needed most.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Auto defog system

Auto Defog System

Detects mist on the windscreen and automatically
deploys the fans to defog the screen rapidly, saving you
from having to engage buttons manually.

Kia-Rio 5-door-Safety-EBD/ABS

Electronic Brake Distribution

If you have to brake and swerve suddenly, EBD / ABS applies the correct amount of
brake pressure to each individual wheel so that you maintain control.

*also known as Anti Braking System

Specifications

Dimensions
Kia Rio 5-door Specifications Dimension
Overall length 4,045 Wheeltread (rear) 1,525 Head room (front) 1,015
Overall width 1,720 Overhang (front) 805 Head room (rear) 960
Overall height 1,455 Overhang (rear) 670 Shoulder room (front) 1,350
Wheelbase 2,570 Leg room (front) 1,112 Shoulder room (rear) 1,324
Wheeltread (front) 1,521 Leg room (rear) 790 Minimum ground clearance 140

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.

Engine
Kappa 1.2 Gasoline Engine Gamma 1.4 Gasoline Engine
Kia Rio 5-door Specifications Gamma 1.4 Gasoline Engine Kia Rio 5-door Specifications Kappa 1.2 Gasoline Engine

Displacement1,248 cc

Max. Power87 ps (64 kw) @ 6,000rpm

Max. Torque12.2 kg.m (119.7 N.m) @ 4,000rpm

Displacement1,396 cc

Max. Power107 ps (79 kw) @ 6,300rpm

Max. Torque13.8 kg.m (135 N.m) @ 4,200rpm

Media Review

2012 Kia Rio Video Road Test

With aggressive new styling, the Rio has been upgraded into the big leagues for 2012...

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2012 Kia Rio Review- Video

In its twelfth year as a nameplate, the third generation Kia Rio brings new flair to a car often overlooked...

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Expert Reviews

Estimated mileage ratings have been lowered to reflect a November 2012 EPA audit of this car's stated mileage...

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Kia Rio 5-door Exterior concept design 01

Concept Design

The first official sketches of the next generation Kia Rio revealed today (Wednesday) show a powerful, bold design that marks "the next big step" in the company's ongoing design revolution. Longer, lower and wider than the existing Rio, the new model is designed to inject emotional appeal into the B-segment, targeting progressive, energetic consumers in the 25-to-49 age range. The new Kia Rio will make its global debut at the Geneva International Motor Show on Tuesday, March 1, 2011.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior concept design 02

Concept Design

The first official sketches of the next generation Kia Rio revealed today (Wednesday) show a powerful, bold design that marks "the next big step" in the company's ongoing design revolution. Longer, lower and wider than the existing Rio, the new model is designed to inject emotional appeal into the B-segment, targeting progressive, energetic consumers in the 25-to-49 age range. The new Kia Rio will make its global debut at the Geneva International Motor Show on Tuesday, March 1, 2011.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior Sunroof

Sunroof

Adds another dimension to the Rio – letting in plenty of light and fresh air and letting you make the most of the summer sunshine.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior Bring out the style in lifestyle

Bring out the "style" in lifestyle

Enjoy the versatility of a hatchback without sacrificing stunning good looks. Bold, dynamic design cues coupled with uncompromising convenience and safety features make this a car for any occasion.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior The ideal urban accessory

The ideal urban accessory

A popular restaurant, a cool coffee shop, a special meeting place. Your favorite venues soon become part of your life. And so does the Rio, putting a smile on your face as it whisks you off around town. Proof that talent can take you anywhere.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior Load up on adventure

Load up on adventure

One lift of the Rio’s tailgate and you'll already start anticipating the places you can go. With 288 cubic liters of luggage space, Rio is the ideal partner for active lifestyles.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior A practical style leader

A practical style leader

Don’t be fooled by Rio 5 door’s contemporary sense of fashion. It’s as sensible and accommodating on the inside as it is refined and elegant on the outside. Rio’s interior is modern yet highly functional while up to date exterior design touches make it stand out amongst the competition.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior LED positioning lamps

LED positioning lamps

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior LED rear combination lamps

LED rear combination lamps

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior LED side repeaters

LED side repeaters

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior Wheels

Wheels

① 14-inch Steel Wheel
② 15-inch Steel Wheel
③ 15-inch Alloy Wheel
④ 17-inch Alloy Wheel

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Kia Rio 5-door Interior Precision and ergonomics by design

Precision and ergonomics by design

While the ergonomically designed cockpit puts the driver in control, the dashboard’s harmonious interplay of form and function is given an extra touch of class by the use of high grade finishing materials.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Center fascia

Center fascia

The controls of the center fascia are logically arranged for intuitive fingertip operation, adding to the convenience and comfort and making driving a complete pleasure.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior The intelligent use of space

The intelligent use of space

When something’s compact, you do as much with the available space as possible. The intelligent thinking behind the Rio 5-door’s interior has resulted in an airy, comfortable and deceptively roomy cabin.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Full auto climate control

Full auto climate control / Cluster ionizer

Set the interior temperature then relax as the system automatically maintains the desired climate. Meanwhile, a cluster ionizer keeps the cabin air fresh.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Radio CDP MP3

Radio / CDP / MP3

Deep bass, bright and consistent mid-range, detailed treble. Music lovers will lose themselves in the sound produced by the state-of-the-art audio with Rio's Arkamys Virtual Sound System.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Supervision cluster with trip computer

Supervision cluster with trip computer

The clear, back-lit trip computer in the center of the supervision cluster provides essential journey information such as distance to empty and optimum fuel consumption.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Auto cruise control

Auto cruise control

Perfect for motorway driving, the auto cruise control switch is handily located on the steering wheel.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Aux USB iPod® port

Aux / USB / iPod® port

Input ports catering to every kind of personal music device provide maximum connectivity.

Kia Rio 5-door InteriorBlack Seat

Black

Black is never out of fashion. Stylish and classy, but at the same time highly practical.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Desert Gray Seat

Desert Gray

Refined and understated, Desert Gray offers a subtlety you’ll find satisfying every time you take a seat.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Brown Seat

Brown

For those wishing to express their individuality, the Brown color scheme is traditional yet also up to date.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Largest Luggage Space in its class

Largest Luggage Space in its class

288 cubic liters of luggage space

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