If you want an excellent value car with a powerful engine performance, the 2016 Kia Rio is your perfect fit. This 2016 model comes with the option of a six-speed automatic or manual transmission that gives the ability to utilize the engines high power ranges more effectively. Don’t underestimate this subcompact model to excel from zero to 60 mph in 9.4 seconds, which is quicker than the average time for a subcompact.
An Eco package is available on the 2016 Kia Rio EX and brings with it an automatic stop-start system that shuts the engine down when the car comes to a halt and restarts it when the brake pedal is released. The Rio is so equipped achieve 28 mpg city, but the same 37 mpg highway as other automatic-transmission models.
The 2016 Kia Rio comes with standard four-wheel antilock disc brakes, stability control, a hill-start assist system, front side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags. Additionally, a rearview camera is accessible on the the Rio Ex (via the Eco package) and standard on the Rio SX.
The 2016 Kia Rio is available as either a sedan or a hatchback (“Five-Door”). Both are offered in LX, EX and SX trim levels.
Already one of the more handsome vehicles in this segment, the Rio, now with some fine-drawn front and rear restyling, manages to avoid the awkward proportions that plague a number of subcompact competitors. Even tall drivers will be comfortable behind the tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel of Rio EX and SX trims, while the backseat provides generous passenger space for the segment. The cargo bay in the sedan has a generous 13.7 cubic feet of trunk space and expanded courtesy of 60/40-split folding rear seat. With hatchback’s rear seats up, there are 15.0 cubic feet of cargo space, which can expand to a beneficial 49.8 cubic feet of space with the seats folded down.
The redesigned 2016 Kia Rio’s smooth ride and controllable engine power is worth a drive. Check out more information about the new Kia Rio at edmunds.com
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