Archive for the ‘Kia Rio’ Category

Kia Segment Winners in J.D. Power 2018 Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout Study

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Red Exterior Front Fascia

Each year, J.D. Power performs a host of studies that ultimately turn into something just as good, if not better, than an answer. These studies end up ranking vehicles in terms of different aspects, like Initial Quality and Vehicle Dependability. While those two have already been released since the beginning of the year, the results of another were just announced this month: the APEAL Study, also known as Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout Study. This year, two different Kia vehicles became segment winners, and we’re stoked about it! (more…)

How dependable is the Kia Rio?

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
2018 Kia Logo

Each year J.D. Power performs a number of different studies. One of the most exciting and important is the Vehicle Dependability Study, which for 2018 was just completed and announced. The VDS is an industrywide study that looks at reported issues and comments from the past twelve months submitted by owners of vehicles that have been on the road for three years. So, for this year, that’d be 2015 model year vehicles. While the all-new 2018 Kia Rio is available now, and it’s starting to look like an even better option in the small car segments as owners seem to be pretty happy with the 2015 model. (more…)

2018 Kia Rio Trim Levels & Pricing

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
2018 Kia Rio Trim Levels & Pricing_o

We’ve spoken quite a bit about the 2018 Kia Rio lately, but we wanted to jump in one more time and give you more specific information about the trim levels & pricing of the vehicle. You can find all kinds of info about the different specs and features and what’s new in the Rio here on our blog, but down below you can see the different starting price points for each version of the 2018 Rio. (more…)

What to expect from the 2018 Kia Rio

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
2018 Kia Rio specs

As far as subcompact cars go, the Kia Rio is among the best. The small, reliable sedan has gained popularity in recent years, and the details about the 2018 model have been released! Safety and durability have helped to make the Rio as popular as it is, and that will continue in 2018. Continue reading to learn about the specs of the 2018 Kia Rio! (more…)

Will the Kia Rio have a hatchback in 2018?

Monday, April 24th, 2017
2018 Kia Rio 5-door Release Date_o

2018 Kia Rio 5-door Release Date

A couple of weeks ago the New York International Auto Show saw the introduction of several vehicles across the market, and among them was the all-new Kia Rio Sedan – which we covered early last week. But the Rio Sedan wasn’t the only Kia model that made its debut at the annual automotive showcase, as the 2018 Kia Rio 5-door was also announced and revealed during Kia’s press conference. Since we already covered the Rio Sedan, we thought we’d covered the newest version of the Kia Rio5 as well. (more…)

All-new subcompact Kia vehicle coming soon

Monday, April 17th, 2017
2018 Kia Rio specs

2018 Kia Rio Sedan Release Date

Last week at the New York International Auto Show, Kia introduced its freshest vehicles: the all-new 2018 Kia Rio Sedan and Rio 5-Door. With the vehicles now entering its fourth generation, it has been completely refreshed both inside and out. More stylish and attention-grabbing than ever, the all-new Rio Sedan is sure to turn heads as you drive through town or just as it sits in the driveway. We wanted to give you the rundown on what’s new in the sedan ahead of its release date later in the year. (more…)

What are the color options for the 2017 Kia Rio?

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
2017 Kia Rio Exterior Colors and Specs

 2017 Kia Rio Color Options and Specs

Kia always leads with value. There are a lot of cars available in the sub-compact segment but the 2017 Kia Rio offers more value for the money over time. It is priced conservatively and has a warranty that far exceeds the expectation for this class of car. It handles well and has more standard features than you might expect. Let’s take a closer look at the 2017 Kia Rio color options and specs. (more…)