Technology features in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door

Tech for the driven.

The 2018 Rio 5-Door is packaged with advanced technology centered around you. Popular features like Apple Carplay™ and Android Auto™ for easy smartphone connectivity. And available Kia Drive Wise available drive-assist innovations that work automatically to help keep you on track. So that you can focus on enjoying the drive.


Drive wise technology in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door

Smart (as a) whip.

It’s the intelligent compact with tech that takes action. Like the available Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS), which gives audible and visual alerts if it senses a potential hazard in your path. And if the system anticipates a frontal collision, available Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) system can automatically apply the brakes.


Make a connection.

Take on the road without skipping a beat. UVO makes connecting to your world simple. The Kia-exclusive system features intuitive smartphone in-car connection, Bluetooth®* hands-free wireless technology, and convenient tools like My Car Zone™ and Parking Minder. Learn more at


Apple CarPlay in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door hatchback

Connect to your iPhone® right through the touch-screen display. Apple CarPlay™ lets you send texts, make calls, get directions, and much more. Learn more about Apple CarPlay™ and download the guide.

Android Auto in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door hatchback

It’s the smarter way to use your Android™ on the road. Get voice-guided navigation, make calls, send texts using your voice, and access your favorite apps—all while keeping your focus on the road. Learn more about Android Auto™ and download the guide.

My Car Zone feature in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door

Keep track of your Rio 5-Door. My Car Zone™ lets you set speed limits, curfews, and boundaries of where it can go—and alerts you when they’ve been broken.

UVO eServices in the 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door hatchback

With UVO, staying on top of maintenance is simple. The system will keep track of your Kia’s history and let you know when it’s time for a checkup.

The 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door AR Owner's Manual

Own your experience.

Step into the Rio 5-Door experience with Kia's interactive Augmented Reality (AR) Owner’s Manual. From dashboard to engine block, all it takes is a scan with your tablet or smartphone to see feature details pop up on your screen. Use it anywhere, even away from your Rio, for a convenient way to explore more.

Download the AR Owner’s Manual App for your compatible Apple® or Android™ device.


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