Rio 5-door

A talented compact RIO

There’s no shortage on talent when it comes to the new Kia Rio. This sporty compact
with upgraded efficiency boasts a lower emissions rating than ever before.

reddot design award winner 2012 , 2011 abc Design Award Winner (Exterior)
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Rio 5-door

  • Highlights
    • Style
    • Space
  • Gallery
    • Exterior
    • Interior
    • Seat
  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Media Review

Enhanced Style
More dynamic and sleeker than ever

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights grille

New fog light surrounds, lower grille and upper tiger nose grille

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights new rear bumper

A new rear bumper

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights Wheels

Fresh alloy wheel from 15 to 17 inches

A practical style leader

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights Full-folding 2nd row seats

Modern yet highly functional

Full-folding 2nd row seats

Kia Rio 5-door Highlights luggage space

Load up on adventure

288 cubic liters of luggage space

Gallery Seat

Interior Colors
Here’s where you add your own personality to a car that
already has plenty of its own.
  • Black Black is never out of fashion. Stylish and classy, but at the same time highly practical.
    Cloth Cloth Pure leather
  • Grey Refined and understated, Desert Grey offers a subtlety you’ll find satisfying every time you take a seat.
    Cloth Cloth Pure leather
  • Brown For those wishing to express their individuality, the Brown color scheme is traditional yet also up to date.
    Cloth Artificail leather Pure leather
  • red package Black is never out of fashion. Stylish and classy, but at the same time highly practical.
    Artificail leather

    - Leather steering wheel + TGS Knob boot
    - Artificial leather Seat Covering
    - Console armrest
    - Artificial leather Door Trim
    - Red Color Airvent surround
    - Soft Form Center Facia
    - Black High Grossy CTR Facia


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

Rio 3-door

  • The ultimate expression of confidence
    Kia Rio 3-door Features 01
    For those who welcome gazing eyes, the sportiest of the three Rio body styles is sure to impress with its dynamic stance and low-slung profile. Belying its invigorating looks, it offers the same fuel efficient powertrains and class-leading features as its stable mates.
  • Awaken your youthful inner spirit
    Kia Rio 3-door Features 02
    The 3-door’s ultra-sporty silhouette and clean, distinct design touches will make you stand out from the crowd. Yet it boasts the interior spaciousness, passive and active safety features and high-tech amenities that you would expect from a premium family sedan.
Convenient rear seat access
The front passenger seat backrest effortlessly folds forward to allow easy entry to the spacious rear
seating area.
Kia Rio 3-door Features 03
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Kia Rio 3-5-door Specifications Dimension
Overall length 4,050 Wheeltread (Rear) 1,525 Head room (Front) 1,015
Overall width 1,720 Overhang (Front) 810 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) 1,520 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.

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

Displacement1,396 cc

Max. Power107 ps (78.5 kw) @ 6,300rpm

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

Displacement1,248 cc

Max. Power84 ps (61.8 kw) @ 6,000rpm

Max. Torque12.3 kg.m (120.66 N.m) @ 4,000rpm

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Kia Rio 5-door Exterior 01
Kia Rio 5-door Exterior 02

The talented compact car

There’s no shortage on talent when it comes to the new Kia Rio. This sporty compact with upgraded efficiency boasts a lower emissions rating than ever before. And with detail given to its design as well, the new Kia Rio is more dynamic and sleeker than ever, making it as pretty on the outside as it is smart on the inside. Now that’s talent.

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Talent that lasts

In an urban setting, style is key. And the sporty Rio is sure to turn heads with its new upgraded dynamic design. The compact car, is now forever reinvented.

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A personality that’s sure to attract

Emanating flair from every angle, the Rio’s low, wide stance and short overhangs give it a strong, youthful identity all of its own.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior 05

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 3-5-door Exterior 01

The choice of talent is yours

A daily commuter, a weekend warrior, a fashion trendsetter. No matter who you are or where you’re going, there’s a Rio that is sure to bring out your very best. There’s no longer a need to compromise on style when searching for that perfect combination of comfort, economy and functionality.

Kia Rio 5-door Exterior LED side repeaters

LED side repeaters

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 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 Wheels


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Kia Rio 5-door Interior 01

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 Supervision cluster with trip computer

Supervision cluster with trip computer

WThe 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 Bluetooth


Bluetooth lets you make and receive phone calls hands-free, and stream your music through the car’s audio system.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Telescopic steering wheel

Telescopic steering wheel

Can be positioned closer or further away from you for optimum comfort.

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 port

Aux / USB port

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

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 Rio.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Full auto climate control Cluster ionizer

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 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’s interior has resulted in an airy, comfortable and deceptively roomy cabin.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Glove box cooling

Glove box cooling (15ℓ)

Keeps your drinks cool on hot summer days.

Kia Rio 5-door Interior Sliding console armrest

Sliding console armrest

Can be adjusted for the most comfortable arm position when driving.

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