Archive for the ‘Kia Rio’ Category

How Safe is the 2022 Kio Rio on the City Roads?

Thursday, February 17th, 2022
A blue 2022 Kia Rio on a city road

Safety Features of the 2022 Kia Rio 

Are fatal accidents on the rise or decline? Both may be right, depending on the state you live in. Regardless of the locality, manufacturers throw in only the best features into their models. It is high time drivers paid attention to the traffic rather than having blind faith in the drivers of other cars. Kia is especially known for its advanced safety features. So, it is important that you take the necessary measures to avoid collisions. With the latest Rio’s safety technologies guiding you on the road, it shouldn’t be too difficult to maintain a safe speed. Let’s take a closer look at the safety features of the 2022 Kia Rio, helping you steer away from danger. Festive offers and amazing deals on the safe Kia vehicles at Hometown Kia are not to be missed; check it out to drive your dream car across Mount Hope, WV.  


2022 Kia Rio Release Date and Specs

Sunday, August 15th, 2021
2021 Kia Rio 5-door in blue with water body behind

When is the 2022 Kia Rio releasing?

The 2022 Kia Rio is priced at a starting MSRP of $10,000 for the base model. While much of the details of the 2022 Kia Rio are a mystery, Hometown Kia in Mount Hope, WV, brings to you a sneak peek at the specs and tells you when the 2022 Kia Rio is releasing.


2021 Kia Rio Features

Sunday, August 15th, 2021
2021 Kia Rio in two of the available colors

What are the features of the 2021 Kia Rio?

The 2021 Kia Rio packs a punch in terms of features and specifications. Find out what are the features of the 2021 Kia Rio only at Hometown Kia in Mount Hope, WV.


What Advanced Safety Features Are Available With the 2020 Kia Rio?

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
Exterior view of a blue 2020 Kia Rio

2020 Kia Rio Advanced Safety Features

Are you searching for a new subcompact sedan that offers tremendous advanced and active safety features? If so, then you might want to consider exploring the excellent safety of the 2020 Kia Rio for yourself today! The 2020 Kia Rio is one of the safest vehicles that is currently on the road today! Customers here in the Mount Hope, WV area can learn more about the 2020 Kia Rio key safety features for themselves right here at Hometown Kia today!


Powertrain in the 2020 Rio

Monday, October 28th, 2019
2020 Kia Rio exterior profile

Engine specs and performance in the 2020 Kia Rio

It’s hard to ignore some of the sporty engine specs of larger sports cars in today’s automotive industry. Kia has even hopped on the bandwagon with models like the Kia Stinger. However, for the everyday driver who just needs a vehicle for commuting and who doesn’t care about the high horsepower numbers, the 2020 Kia Rio should work just fine. Check out the engine specs and performance in the 2020 Kia Rio here on our blog! (more…)

Small car with the best safety

Friday, September 20th, 2019
2018 Kia Rio EX Exterior Driver Side Profile

Which 2019 compact sedan is the safest?

Drivers looking for a reliable sedan will have plenty of options to choose from. Certain names in the industry just have a reputation for reliable powertrains, innovative technology, and relaxing comfort and convenience. Safety is one category that drivers are starting to pay more and more attention to, and with good reason. All those extras don’t mean much if the car isn’t equipped with the proper safety features to protect you and your passengers. Find out which 2019 compact sedan is the safest! (more…)

2018 Kia Rio Safety Ratings & Features

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
2018 Kia Rio EX Exterior Driver Side Profile

We’re mostly focusing on 2019 models right now as they continue to become available, but we got a bit of news about one of our 2018 models and thought it too good to pass up. Several Kia vehicles have been awarded the Top Safety Pick Plus designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Kia Rio has not yet been one of them. In fact, no member of the IIHS’s minicar segment ever has. That is, until the 2018 Kia Rio. This incredible safety rating just goes to show how dependable Kia vehicles are, including their fantastic safety features. (more…)

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…)