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SPECIFICATION

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specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Transmission Manual Automatic Manual Automatic DCT Manual Automatic
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol Petrol Petrol Petrol Petrol Petrol

Engine

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Capacity (cc) 1,368 1,368 1,368 1,368 998 1,368 1,368
Engine Type In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve In-line 3 cyl. DOHC T-GDI D-CVVT2 12 valve In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve In-line 4 cyl. DOHC MPI1 D-CVVT2 16 valve
Max Power (kW @ rpm) 74 @ 6,000 74 @ 6,000 74 @ 6,000 74 @ 6,000 74 @ 4,500 74 @ 6,000 74 @ 6,000
Max Torque (Nm @ rpm) 133 @ 4,000 133 @ 4,000 133 @ 4,000 133 @ 4,000 172 @ 1,500 - 4,000 133 @ 4,000 133 @ 4,000
Bore x Stroke (mm) 72.0 x 84.0 72.0 x 84.0 72.0 x 84.0 72.0 x 84.0 71.0 x 84.0 72.0 x 84.0 72.0 x 84.0
Compression Ratio 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.0 : 1 10.5 : 1 10.5 : 1
Idle Stop & Go - - - - - -

Transmission

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
6 Speed manual -
6 Speed automatic -
7 Speed DCT - -

Gear Ratio

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
1st 3.769 4.400 3.769 4.400 3.813 3.769 4.400
2nd 2.045 2.726 2.045 2.726 2.261 2.045 2.726
3rd 1.370 1.834 1.370 1.834 1.913 1.370 1.834
4th 1.036 1.392 1.036 1.392 1.023 1.036 1.392
5th 0.839 1.000 0.839 1.000 0.791 0.839 1.000
6th 0.703 0.774 0.703 0.774 0.837 0.703 0.774
7th - - - - 0.690 - -
Reverse 3.700 3.440 3.700 3.440 5.101 3.700 3.440
Final Ratio 4.267 3.612 4.267 3.612 4.867 (1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th),
3.650 (3rd, 6th, 7th, Reverse)
4.267 3.612

Dimensions

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Overall length (mm) 4,065 4,065 4,065 4,065 4,070 4,065 4,065
Overall Width (mm) 1,725 1,725 1,725 1,725 1,725 1,725 1,725
Overall Height (mm) 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450 1,450
Wheelbase (mm) 2,580 2,580 2,580 2,580 2,580 2,580 2,580
Minimum Ground Clearance (mm) 140 140 140 140 140 140 140
Luggage space (rear seats up) (L, VDA) 300 300 300 300 300 300 300
Luggage space (rear seats down) (L, VDA) 1,078 1,078 1,078 1,078 1,078 1,078 1,078

Fuel

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Combined * 5.6 6.0 5.6 6.0 5.3 5.6 6.0
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Urban * 7.2 7.8 7.2 7.8 6.3 7.2 7.8
Fuel consumption (L/100Km) - Extra-urban * 4.6 4.9 4.6 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.9
CO2 emission (g/km) - Combined 129 143 129 143 124 129 143
CO2 emission (g/km) - Urban 166 185 166 185 145 166 185
CO2 emission (g/km) - Extra-urban 108 120 108 120 111 108 120
Hood insulator
EURO emission compliant V V V V V V V
Fuel type recommended Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded ** Regular Unleaded **
Fuel tank capacity (L) 45 45 45 45 45 45 45

Weight

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Tare weight (kg) 1,112 1,132 1,112 1,132 1,197 1,112 1,132

Towing Capacity^

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Towing Capacity unbraked (kg) 450 450 450 450 450 450 450
Towing Capacity braked (kg) 1,000 800 1,000 800 900 1,000 800
Max. towball download (kg) 75 75 75 75 75 75 75

STEERING, BRAKES & SUSPENSION

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Power steering system MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
MDPS3
(Electric power
steering)
Energy Absorbing Steering Column
Tilt & telescopic adjustable steering column
Minimum turning circle (m) 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2
Front brakes 256mm ventilated
disc
256mm ventilated
disc
256mm ventilated
disc
256mm ventilated
disc
280mm ventilated
disc
256mm ventilated
disc
256mm ventilated
disc
Rear brakes 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc 262mm solid disc
Front suspension McPherson strut McPherson strut McPherson strut McPherson strut McPherson strut McPherson strut McPherson strut
Rear suspension Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle Coupled torsion beam axle

WHEELS & TYRES

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Wheel type Steel Steel Alloy Alloy Alloy Alloy Alloy
Wheel size 15" 15" 17" 17" 17" 17" 17"
Tyres 185/65 R15 185/65 R15 205/45 R17 205/45 R17 205/45 R17 205/45 R17 205/45 R17
Spare wheel type Temporary Steel Temporary Steel Temporary Steel Temporary Steel Temporary Steel Temporary Steel Temporary Steel

Active Safety[S]

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) with EBD4 & BA5
ESC (Electronic Stability Control) with TCS6
VSM (Vehicle Stability Management)
HAC (Hill-start Assist Control)
AEB (Autonomous Emergency Brake) with FCWS (Forward Collision Warning System) - Car, Pedestrian, and Cyclist Avoidance - - - -
LKA (Lane Keeping Assist) - - - -
DAA+ (Driver Attention Alert+) with Leading Vehicle Departure Alert - - - -
Seatbelt reminders on all positions
Reverse parking sensors
Rear view camera with dynamic parking guidelines
Rear view mirror (day & night)
Dusk sensing automatic headlights
Halogen DRL (Daytime Running Lights) -
LED DRL (Daytime Running Lights) - - - - - -
High-mounted rear stop light
LED front fog lights - - - - - -
LED Rear combination lights - - - - - -
Door open warning light - - -
Door open warning on driver display - - - -
Speed sensing auto door lock
Child restraint anchorage points (3)
ISOFIX (2 positions)
3-point ELR seatbelts on all positions

Passive Safety

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Driver & front passenger SRS airbags
Front side SRS airbags
Curtain SRS airbags
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners with load limiters
Side door impact beams (front & rear)
Child-proof rear door locks
Impact sensing auto door unlocking

Security

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Battery saver
Anti-theft immobiliser
Remote central locking with keyless entry & boot release
Folding key x 2
Remote fuel lid release

Seating

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Seat capacity 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Tricot cloth trim seats - - -
Artificial Leather seats - - - - -
Premium seats - - - - - -
6-way driver's seat incl. height adjust
Front centre console armrest (sliding)
Split fold rear seats (60:40)
Height adjustable headrests (all seats)
Height adjustable front seatbelts
Headrests with height adjust & tilt (front seats)

Exterior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
GT-Line Package (Body Kit, Radiator Grille, rear diffuser, twin exhaust) - - - - - -
Satin silver 'tiger nose' grille surround - - -
Chrome 'tiger nose' grille surround - - - - -
Dark Chrome 'tiger nose' grille surround - - - - - -
Body coloured bumpers
Body coloured door handles
Body coloured outside mirrors -
Black gloss finish outside door mirrors - - - - - -
Chrome beltline - - - - - -
Electric outside mirrors
Mirror integrated indicators - -
Heated & electric folding outside door mirrors - -
Rear lip spoiler -
Exclusive GT-Line Spoiler - - - - - -
Tilt & Slide sunroof - - - - -
Solar glass (windscreen & front door glass) - - - - - -
Privacy glass (rear door glass & tailgate) - - - -
Aero blade wipers
Rain Sensing wipers - - - - - -
Front wiper & washer (5-speed / 2-speed)
Rear wiper & washer (2-speed)

Interior Features

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Cruise control with steering wheel mounted controls - -
Premium Shift Knob - -
Premium steering wheel - - -
Sports Steering Wheel - - - - - -
4.2" Supervision instrument cluster - - - -
Digital clock (in audio)
Ambient temperature display (within instrument cluster)
Power windows (front & rear)
Driver's window auto up/down with safety function
Alloy sports pedals - - - - - -
Driver's foot rest
Metallic finish dash fascia -
Carbon-fibre look dash fascia - - - - - -
Satin silver interior trim (steering wheel & door handles)
Interior light with delay out
Front map lights
Rear window defroster with timer
1 x 12 volt power outlets (front console)
2 x USB charging port (front console & behind rear centre console)
Driver & passenger sunvisors with vanity mirrors
Illuminated vanity mirror (driver & passenger) - - - -

Storage

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Twin cup holders centre console
4 x bottle holders (front & rear doors)
Map pockets in front doors
Sunglass holder
Glovebox
Centre console storage compartment
Front passenger seat back pocket
Coat hook (1 x rear side)
Luggage net hooks (cargo area)
Parcel Shelf

Audio

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
8" colour LCD touch screen
6 speakers (front doors, rear doors & front tweeters)
Bluetooth®[B] Multi-connection functionality (phone/media stream)
USB input with iPod® compatibility (on selected iPod® models)
Wireless[W] Android Auto™[A]
Wireless[W] Apple CarPlay™[C]
Wired Android Auto™[A]
Wired Apple CarPlay™[C] - - - - - - -
Steering wheel mounted audio controls
Roof mounted antenna

Ventilation

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Manual air-conditioning -
Auto Defog System - - - - - -
Climate Control Air-conditioning - - - - - -

Exterior Colours

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Clear White (UD)
Silky Silver (4SS) # -
Perennial Grey (PRG) #
Aurora Black Pearl (ABP) #
Signal Red (BEG) #
Sporty Blue (SPB) #
Mighty Yellow (MYW) #

Interior Colour

specification of car grades
Grades S Manual S Automatic Sport Manual Sport Automatic GT-Line DCT SX Manual Limited Edition SX Automatic Limited Edition
Black (WK)

● Standard    - Not available    #Premium paint at additional cost.

 

Specifications apply to Model Year 2021 (MY21) Rio. Kia Motors Australia reserves the right to discontinue or change the models, features, specifications, options, designs and prices of products referred to in this sheet without incurring any liability whatsoever to any purchaser or prospective purchaser of any such products. Some of the items herein are optional at additional cost.


^Subject to state regulations and towbar design.

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

[B]Not all mobile phones will be compatible with the vehicle's Bluetooth® system. Bluetooth® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG Inc.

[C]Apple CarPlay™ connectivity requires compatible iOS device. See apple.com.au for more details. Apple CarPlay, iOS, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.

[W]Wireless Apple CarPlay™ function requires compatible smartphone and does not support wired connectivity.
Wireless Android Auto™ function requires compatible smartphone and also supports wired connectivity.

[S]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.

 

* ADR81/02

** E10 Compatible

1MPI - Multi-Point Injection

2D-CVVT - Dual Continuous Variable Valve Timing

3MDPS - Motor-Driven Power Steering

4EBD - Electronic Brake Distribution

5BA - Brake Assist

6TCS - Traction Control System

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.