Sup-Compact, 4 door, 5 passenger, Front Wheel Drive, 3 bags storage,
The Rio sedan is Kia’s entry in the competitive small-car segment. Trim levels include a bare-bones Base model, an LX and a sporty SX. The Rio competes with the Chevrolet Aveo and Toyota Yaris.
Kia’s Rio5 hatchback is covered separately in the Cars.com Research section.
New for 2011
Bluetooth connectivity was a late addition for the 2010 model year; for 2011, it is now available as part of the Value Package.
The Rio features a black mesh grille and swept-back headlights.