The New Kia Rio combines the striking exterior, the generous flexible interior space, the stylish high-quality interior, superb handling and the intelligent use of technology to make it perfect for urban driving, it can handle anything from the weekly shopping to taking a weekend break.
The Rio is available in both 3 and 5-door versions, both offering style and practicality with a range of 6 variants - Rio '1' and '1' Air adding air conditioning as standard, a special edition Rio 'SR7', Rio '2', '3' and the range-topping '4'.
The Rio is a stunning looking supermini with a dynamic,
assertive stance and some fantastic detailing you'll find people can't help but
look at your new Rio. Kia has clearly paid attention to all elements of the Rio's
design. It boasts Kia's signature tiger nose grille available with up to
17-inch alloy wheels, privacy glass, LED daytime running lights and black bezel
headlights with body coloured door mirrors, bumpers and exterior door handles,
whichever Rio you choose, you can rest assured your new car will look beautiful
from any angle.
Step inside the Rio and you'll be greeted by a warm and inviting cabin that is both comfortable and practical with some clever storage ideas you'll soon realise that this car is ideally suited to your daily routine. The detailing of the interior exudes an air of quality and luxury. The upholstery is available in either black cloth or leather. Kia's designers have created an airy, deceptively spacious interior,ergonomically shaped seats offer ultimate support and comfort while 60:40 split folding seats provide a massive 923 litres of space. Opt for the advanced versions and you could enjoy the luxury of heated front seats and a heated steering wheel.
The entire range comes with convenient features such as
steering wheel mounted audio controls, a four speaker enhanced sound
system with RDS radio/CD audio with MP3
compatibility and MY Music Memory, USB and AUX ports, Bluetooth with music
streaming allowing you easy access to your playlists whilst on the move. Upgrade to the Rio '3' and rain sensing front wipers, welcome and
follow me home light functionality, automatic air conditioning, cruise control
and speed limiter, 7" touchscreen Satellite navigation and reversing camera are
some of the many features that come as standard.
The Kia Rio is engineered to inspire confidence so the latest safety and security features are available. For the ultimate in reassurance the Kia Rio offers a combination of six airbags including front, side and curtain airbags, Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) to ensure the car stays stable when driving in difficult conditions, Brake Assist (BAS) which detects emergency braking, Hill-Start Assist (HAC) making any hill a breeze to Electronic Stability Control (ESC) in the event of loss of grip, the correct amount of pressure would be added to every tyre helping to maintain control and stability.
Rio features an advanced range of powerful engines ranging from 74 to 107 bhp. Petrol variants are available with punchy yet economical 1.25 and 1.4 litre engines. Diesel models are available in either 1.1 or 1.4 CRDi variants. All with low CO2 emissions and low fuel consumption.