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The New Rio hatchback.

Stylish, smart, sculpted.

The new Rio maintains the versatility you expect from the distinctive hatchback, and brings updated details for improved drivability and comfort.

Kia rio new front three quarter

All-round good looks.

Sporty Blue Clear White Perennial Grey Aurora Black Pearl Signal Red Mighty Yellow Sporty Blue
Sporty Blue

Overseas model shown. Australian model may differ.
All visuals are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice.

kia rio new front three quarter driving city
Style, fun and function. Building upon the award-winning predecessor, the new Rio boasts a refreshed innovative design seamlessly integrating with Kia's iconic tiger nose grille.
kia rio new rear view parked city
Sleek lines and muscular contours give the new Rio its distinctly vibrant looks from any angle.
kia rio new alloy wheels
Classically elegant or dynamic sporty alloy wheels finish, either way it will make you stand out of the pack.

Alloy wheel design on Sport grade shown.
17" alloy wheels available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
kia rio new side mirrors
Stylish & convenient, adjust the side mirrors with the touch of a button. Heating function also available to defog the mirror for greater safety.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Design Highlights
Designed with passion.
Bold new design
kia rio new front three quarter driving city
Style, fun and function. Building upon the award-winning predecessor, the new Rio boasts a refreshed innovative design seamlessly integrating with Kia's iconic tiger nose grille.
Strong silhouette
kia rio new rear view parked city
Sleek lines and muscular contours give the new Rio its distinctly vibrant looks from any angle.
Alloy Wheels
kia rio new alloy wheels
Classically elegant or dynamic sporty alloy wheels finish, either way it will make you stand out of the pack.

Alloy wheel design on Sport grade shown.
17" alloy wheels available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Heated Electric Folding Side Mirrors
kia rio new side mirrors
Stylish & convenient, adjust the side mirrors with the touch of a button. Heating function also available to defog the mirror for greater safety.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
kia rio new gt line front three quarter parked city
For those seeking the ultimate style, the Rio GT-Line grade adds an exclusive body kit that shouts style and adventure.
kia rio new gt line LED DRL daytime running lights
Both stylish and practical, exclusive LED daytime running lights (DRL) light your road ahead.

Available on GT-Line grade.
kia rio new gt line ice cube fog lights
The striking ice-cube design transforms the LED fog lamps into high-tech must-haves.

Available on GT-Line grade.
kia rio
A combination of high-gloss finish and dark chrome surround gives the iconic Kia tiger-nose grille that special sporty and bold statement.

Available on GT-Line grade.
Rio GT-Line
Confidence in style.
Poised for the drive
kia rio new gt line front three quarter parked city
For those seeking the ultimate style, the Rio GT-Line grade adds an exclusive body kit that shouts style and adventure.
LED Daytime Running Lights
kia rio new gt line LED DRL daytime running lights
Both stylish and practical, exclusive LED daytime running lights (DRL) light your road ahead.

Available on GT-Line grade.
LED Front Fog Lights
kia rio new gt line ice cube fog lights
The striking ice-cube design transforms the LED fog lamps into high-tech must-haves.

Available on GT-Line grade.
Dark Chrome Grille Surround
kia rio
A combination of high-gloss finish and dark chrome surround gives the iconic Kia tiger-nose grille that special sporty and bold statement.

Available on GT-Line grade.
new Kia rio gt-line interior dash driver seat front

Step in, stand out.

kia rio new touchscreen navigation bluetooth
Connectivity is woven into the very essence of the Kia Rio, with state-of-the-art technology and infotainment system. Enjoy the large 8" LCD touchscreen that supports Bluetooth® [B] multi-connection from two devices simultaneously.
kia rio new touchscreen navigation wireless android auto apple carplay
Unplug, play and enjoy a first-in-class wireless Android Auto™[A] & Apple CarPlay™[C] connectivity. Standard across the range.
kia rio new usb charging ports
Power up no matter where you sit with multiple USB charging port available for front & rear passengers.
kia rio new instrument driving info supervision cluster
Displayed with clarity. Get crucial vehicle and driving information from this supervision cluster display.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Technology
Always connected.
8" Touchscreen Infotainment System
kia rio new touchscreen navigation bluetooth
Connectivity is woven into the very essence of the Kia Rio, with state-of-the-art technology and infotainment system. Enjoy the large 8" LCD touchscreen that supports Bluetooth® [B] multi-connection from two devices simultaneously.
Wireless Connectivity[W]
kia rio new touchscreen navigation wireless android auto apple carplay
Unplug, play and enjoy a first-in-class wireless Android Auto™[A] & Apple CarPlay™[C] connectivity. Standard across the range.
USB Charging Ports
kia rio new usb charging ports
Power up no matter where you sit with multiple USB charging port available for front & rear passengers.
4.2" Supervision Cluster
kia rio new instrument driving info supervision cluster
Displayed with clarity. Get crucial vehicle and driving information from this supervision cluster display.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
kia rio new climate control
Climate control automatically adjusts the air conditioning to match and maintain your temperature settings.

Available on GT-Line grade.
kia rio automatic window defog system
Drive comfortably in any temperature with the automatic defog system clearing your view.

Available on GT-Line grade.
kia rio new 60 40 split rear seat down
The rear seats split 60:40 and fold flat to give you a generous 980L of cargo space. (VDA)
kia rio rain sensing wipers
Available on GT-Line grade.
Comfort
Get comfortable.
Climate Control Air Conditioning
kia rio new climate control
Climate control automatically adjusts the air conditioning to match and maintain your temperature settings.

Available on GT-Line grade.
Auto Window Defog System
kia rio automatic window defog system
Drive comfortably in any temperature with the automatic defog system clearing your view.

Available on GT-Line grade.
60:40 Split-fold Rear Seats
kia rio new 60 40 split rear seat down
The rear seats split 60:40 and fold flat to give you a generous 980L of cargo space. (VDA)
Rain Sensing Aero Blade Wipers
kia rio rain sensing wipers
Available on GT-Line grade.
new Kia rio gt line front city driving

Smart tech, fun drive.

Performance
Dynamic in motion.
kia rio sport driving rural country outback
The Rio has been tuned for Australian roads to offer fine-tuned ride comfort and quality to match our local driving conditions.
The GT-Line is further customised to offer a firm and well balanced Sports Suspension Tune for greater turn-in response and refinement.
kia rio transmissions gear shift automatic or manual
Enjoy smooth acceleration, agile gear shifts and fuel economy with the 7-speed DCT (Dual-Clutch Transmission), 6-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.

7-speed DCT available on GT-Line grade.
6-speed Automatic & Manual available on Sport & S grades.
kia rio engines
Choose from the known and trusted 1.4 MPI engine coupled to the 6-speed automatic & manual transmission. Or enjoy the 1.0 Turbo GDi engine coupled to a 7-speed DCT for a higher torque and fuel efficient powertrain.

1.0 T-GDi engine available on GT-Line grade.
1.4 MPI engine available on Sport & S grades.
kia rio gt-line city driving rear view idle stop & go
The Idle Stop & Go system automatically shuts off the engine when the vehicle is stationary, which help assist in improving fuel economy in heavy traffic or frequent traffic light stops.

Available on GT-Line grade.
Performance
Dynamic in motion.
Tuned for Australia
kia rio sport driving rural country outback
The Rio has been tuned for Australian roads to offer fine-tuned ride comfort and quality to match our local driving conditions.
The GT-Line is further customised to offer a firm and well balanced Sports Suspension Tune for greater turn-in response and refinement.
Transmissions
kia rio transmissions gear shift automatic or manual
Enjoy smooth acceleration, agile gear shifts and fuel economy with the 7-speed DCT (Dual-Clutch Transmission), 6-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.

7-speed DCT available on GT-Line grade.
6-speed Automatic & Manual available on Sport & S grades.
Engine
kia rio engines
Choose from the known and trusted 1.4 MPI engine coupled to the 6-speed automatic & manual transmission. Or enjoy the 1.0 Turbo GDi engine coupled to a 7-speed DCT for a higher torque and fuel efficient powertrain.

1.0 T-GDi engine available on GT-Line grade.
1.4 MPI engine available on Sport & S grades.
Idle Stop & Go
kia rio gt-line city driving rear view idle stop & go
The Idle Stop & Go system automatically shuts off the engine when the vehicle is stationary, which help assist in improving fuel economy in heavy traffic or frequent traffic light stops.

Available on GT-Line grade.

Cruise in confidence.

Rio features an advanced high-strength steel for excellent rigidity, and our manufacturing techniques further reinforce body integrity. Plus, active safety features help maintain control in a variety of challenging driving situations.

new kia rio steel frame safety information
kia rio aeb autonomous emergency braking
The Autonomous Emergency Braking system uses radar data to sense the potential for a collision with a car ahead and applies emergency braking to avoid or reduce the effects of a collision.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
kia rio lane keep assist lka
This clever system uses camera sensors to monitor road markings and check whether your car is in the centre of your lane. It warns you when the vehicle is approaching the boundaries of the lane and if necessary adjusts the steering to correct it.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
kia driver attention alert DAA
The Driver Attention Warning (DAA) monitors your driving and will give warning signals to encourage the you to take a break if it senses the driver's attention level has been significantly reduced.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines
Rear parking sensors and rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines are standard across the range, ensuring you will get in those tight parking spots while aware of potential objects behind you.
Safety
Intuitive Safety.
AEB with Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS)*
kia rio aeb autonomous emergency braking
The Autonomous Emergency Braking system uses radar data to sense the potential for a collision with a car ahead and applies emergency braking to avoid or reduce the effects of a collision.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)*
kia rio lane keep assist lka
This clever system uses camera sensors to monitor road markings and check whether your car is in the centre of your lane. It warns you when the vehicle is approaching the boundaries of the lane and if necessary adjusts the steering to correct it.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Driver Attention Alert (DAA)*
kia driver attention alert DAA
The Driver Attention Warning (DAA) monitors your driving and will give warning signals to encourage the you to take a break if it senses the driver's attention level has been significantly reduced.

Available on GT-Line & Sport grades.
Rear view camera
Rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines
Rear parking sensors and rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines are standard across the range, ensuring you will get in those tight parking spots while aware of potential objects behind you.

Find your ride.

3 Grades available.

S

Manual or Automatic

Key features :
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay™[A] Android Auto™[B] smartphone connectivity
  • 8" LCD Touchscreen infotainment system with Bluetooth® multi-connection
  • Electric outside mirrors
  • Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • 6-way driver's seat incl. height adjust

Sport

Manual or Automatic

Key features :
  • In addition to S:
  • AEB (Car/Pedestrian/Cyclist) with FCWS (Forward Collision Warning System)*
  • Lane Keep Assist (LKA) & Lane Following Assist (LFA)*
  • Driver Attention Alert (DAA)*
  • 4.2" driver supervision cluster
  • 17" alloy wheels
  • Premium steering wheel and shifter
  • Cruise control
  • Heated and folding outside door mirrors

GT-Line

DCT

Key features :
  • In addition to Sport:
  • GT-Line package (Body kit, radiator grille, rear diffuser, twin exhaust)
  • 7 Speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) with 1.0L Turbo engine
  • LED front fog lights & daytime running lights (DRL)
  • Sports steering wheel & alloy pedals
  • Auto defogger
  • Single zone climate control
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Premium seats

  • Overseas model shown throughout. Australian model may differ.
  • 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.

  • *Safety technologies are supplemental systems and do not replace the need for the driver to exercise care and attention. For more information about Kia's safety systems, please see your local Kia dealer or refer to your Kia vehicle's owner's manual.

  • [A]Android Auto connectivity requires compatible Android device. See android.com/intl/en_au/ for more details. Android Auto is a registered trademark of Google Inc.

  • [B]Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Not all mobile phones compatible with the vehicle's Bluetooth® and multimedia system

  • [C]Apple CarPlay connectivity requires compatible iOS device. See apple.com.au for more details. Apple CarPlay is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

  • [W]Requires compatible smartphone.

  • Kia's Unlimited KM 7 Year Warranty. Note: 7 year/150,000km warranty for vehicles used for the following: rental vehicles, hire cars, taxis, courier vehicles, driving school vehicles, security vehicles, bus and tour vehicles. Capped Price Servicing: Maximum payable for specified number of manufacturer's standard scheduled maintenance services up to 7 years or 105,000kms, whichever occurs first. Complimentary Roadside Assistance for the first year. Renewed yearly by completing scheduled maintenance services at Kia Dealerships (up to maximum 8 years). Terms and conditions for Warranty, Capped Price Servicing and Roadside Assistance can be found at www.kia.com/au/owners/warranty.html

The whole new levels of peace of mind
At speeds of 20 km/h or higher, BCW alerts you if a vehicle enters your blind spot, even when you are in the process of changing lanes. LED warnings flash on the door mirror and an audio warning is emitted when you signal to make a lane change.