Bigger, bolder and poised for adventure
Get ready for excitement. With a new look, more interior space, and lively performance, the Kia Rio has charm that deepens when you get behind the wheel. It’s more than a city car. It’s an everyday travel companion.
Face the day with confidence
The Rio is more than just an attractive new car on your street. With comfortable seats, surprising versatility, and dependability backed by a 7-year warranty, it’s with you for the long haul.
Striking at rest. Tantalizing in motion
Attractive new aerodynamic contours are just part of what makes the Kia Rio so striking. Its smooth ride, agile handling and invigorating performance bring excitement to life.
Radiator grilleThe iconic Kia radiator grille has been completely restyled. Most of the airflow used for cooling enters through the lower intake.
Aero blade wipersAerodynamic wiper blades maintain contact with the windshield even at high speeds.
Rear spoiler garnishA rear spoiler improves the air vortex around C-pillar for enhanced aerodynamics and downforce on the rear tires.
Logical ergonomic control for any situation
The cockpit prioritizes information and limits visual and manual distractions. The cluster presents driving data, while a center floating display simplifies access to a range of entertainment and comfort controls.
It helps you stay informed, aware, and totally focused
Technology has transformed daily life. But the devices and services we depend on have their time and place. The Rio offers a simple presentation of the information you need to see as you focus on your driving.
Relax all the way there… and back
Up to five people can ride in comfort with plenty of room to stretch thanks to a longer wheelbase. Automatic air conditioning adds to the experience.
Supervision cluster with 3.5˝ LCD screenA tasteful, intelligently designed and customizable supervision cluster provides outside temperature and vehicle and trip data.
Steering wheel audio remote controlAdjust audio settings using just your thumb for enhanced driving safety.
Speed limiter / Auto cruise controlThe auto cruise function can be activated using steering wheel-mounted controls, making it easy to set your desired speed in a safe manner.
Auxiliary and USB connectionsFlash drives and other compatible audio devices can be connected via 3.5 mm (analog) and USB ports.
Manual climate controlSimple soft-touch switches and dials let you adjust the temperature quickly with minimal distraction.
Full Auto Temperature Control (FATC)FATC lets you set a desired temperature for a comfortable ride in any weather condition.
Full-folding 2nd row seatsRear seats fold fully flat, so when you need to, you can accommodate long or bulky items in the extended cargo space.
60:40 split-folding rear seatsThe rear seats split 60:40 and fold flat, giving you utmost flexibility in managing cargo and passenger space.
SunroofAn available power sunroof adds an open-air feeling to the already roomy cabin of the Rio.
Telescopic & tilt steering wheelAdjust the steering column up and down, and in and out, to find just the right position for you.
ECM rear-view mirrorThe Electro-Chromic Mirror automatically controls the glare from the headlamps of the car behind you in nighttime.
Sunvisor illumination lampsBulb lamp over the vanity mirror on the driver-side sunvisor lights up to help you see yourself better in the mirror.
Adjustable seatbelt anchorThe height-adjustable seatbelt anchors allow for seatbelts to be raised and lowered to achieve a perfect fit.
Front & rear door bottle holdersDrink bottles are easily on hand thanks to holders in both the front and rear door panels.
Center console armrestWhile offering comfortable support when driving, the armrest is covered in soft material that is colorcoordinated with the interior trim.
Rear USB charging portRear passengers can charge their electronic devices via the USB port mounted at the back of the center console.
All the room needed to live out your dreams
Whether it’s just another day or the trip of a lifetime, the Rio makes the good life that much more within reach. Get familiar with its clever approaches to stowing cargo and putting people at ease.
Practicality looks better than ever
Whether you choose it for aesthetics or practicality, the Rio makes versatility look alluring, offering true enjoyment to anyone with a deep passion for driving. Take it to all the places you’ve been waiting to go.
Bring new style to everyday excursions
Sometimes beauty runs deep and endures. With winning style, ample seating and cargo capacity, the Kia Rio lets you set out every day feeling like the world is yours to explore.
Auto defog systemThe auto defogger detects mist on the windshield and automatically deploys the fans to clear the glass rapidly.
Rain sensorThe rain sensor detects raindrops on the windshield and activates the wipers for clear visibility.
Smart key with easy keyless entryLock or unlock the doors conveniently with the simple press of a button.
The power to pull ahead of the pack
The Rio combines fuel saving efficiency with a constant reserve of power. Its handling around town is smooth and agile. And when speed is called for, you’ll love the punch of performance it offers.
Slip through the air. Dart through traffic
The sinuous lines of the Rio harmonize with the wind, enhancing the fuel economy. Its nimble handling makes it the ideal vehicle for the quick turns and unexpected detours that are part of modern urban life.
A single-minded obsession with everything that could go wrong
We believe that a car has one paramount duty: to protect the people inside it and around it. The Rio features intelligent active safety technologies and substantial passive safety enhancements for your peace of mind.
- Specifications of the vehicle may vary by region.
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.