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2021 Kia Rio Sedan Overview

The standard features of the Kia Rio LX include GAMMA-II 1.6L I-4 120hp engine, 2-speed Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) CVT transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), side seat mounted airbags, curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags, airbag occupancy sensor, air conditioning, 15" steel wheels, ABS and driveline traction control, Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) electronic stability, power mirrors.

2021 Kia
Rio Sedan

Starting at: $16,050

  • Manufacturer Offer

    Financing Offer : $750 cash back and 2.25% APR for 60 months on select Kia Rio models

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    Applies to select new 2021 Kia Rio.

    * Disclaimer(s)

    • Requires credit approval and financing through Kia Motors Finance (KMF). Truth in Lending Act Disclosure: Down payment will vary with APR and credit. For example, 2.25% APR with $2,500 down payment provides for 60 monthly payments of $17.64 per $1000 financed for qualified buyers. 2.25% APR for a term of 24 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $42.65 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 36 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $28.75 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 39 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $26.61 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 42 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $24.78 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 48 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $21.8 per $1000 financed. 2.5% APR for a term of 66 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $16.23 per $1000 financed. 2.9% APR for a term of 72 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $15.15 per $1000 financed. The rates described are for estimation purposes only; you may not be able to finance at this rate.

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  • Manufacturer Offer

    $750 cash back on select Kia Rio models

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    Applies to select new 2021 Kia Rio.

    * Disclaimer(s)

    • Cash back from Kia Motors America, Inc (KMA). Must take delivery from a participating dealer and from retail stock from 5/4/2021 - 7/6/2021. Cash back offer when you purchase a new car only and may not be combined with Special Low APR and Special Lease offers. This incentive is for a limited time offer on eligible Kia vehicles. Not all incentive programs are compatible. See dealer for details.

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  • Rear cargo - trunk
  • Power door mirrors
  • Heated door mirrors
  • Door mirrors - body-color
  • Bumpers - body-color
  • Engine liters - 1.6
  • Cylinder configuration - I-4
  • Horsepower - 120hp @ 6,300RPM
  • Torque - 112 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
  • Number of valves - 16
  • Variable valve control
  • Variable intake manifold
  • Engine location - front
  • Recommended fuel - Regular Unleaded
  • Transmission - continuously variable automatic
  • Drive type - front-wheel
  • Fuel economy combined - 36mpg
  • Fuel tank capacity - 11.9gal.
  • Fuel economy city - 33mpg
  • Fuel economy highway - 41mpg
  • Basic warranty - 60 months/60,000miles
  • Powertrain warranty - 120 months/100,000miles
  • Corrosion perforation warranty - 60 months/100,000miles
  • Roadside assistance coverage - 60 months/60,000miles
  • Front wheel independent suspension
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Power steering
  • Speed-sensing steering
  • Front tires - 185/65TR15.0
  • Rear tires - 185/65TR15.0
  • Wheel size - 15"
  • Engine displacement - 1.6 L
  • Engine horsepower - 120hp @ 6,300RPM
  • Engine torque - 112 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
  • Engine bore x stroke - 75.6mm x 89.0mm (2.98" x 3.50")
  • Compression ratio - 11.20 to 1
  • Curb weight - 1,255kg (2,767lbs)
  • GVWR - 1,640kg (3,616lbs)
  • Exterior length - 4,384mm (172.6")
  • Exterior body width - 1,725mm (67.9")
  • Exterior height - 1,450mm (57.1")
  • Wheelbase - 2,581mm (101.6")
  • Turning radius - 5.1m (16.7')
  • Front legroom - 1,069mm (42.1")
  • Rear legroom - 851mm (33.5")
  • Front headroom - 988mm (38.9")
  • Rear headroom - 950mm (37.4")
  • Front hiproom - 1,344mm (52.9")
  • Rear hiproom - 1,331mm (52.4")
  • Front shoulder room - 1,374mm (54.1")
  • Rear shoulder room - 1,354mm (53.3")
  • Passenger volume - 2,546L (89.9 cu.ft.)
  • Interior cargo volume - 388 L (14 cu.ft.)
  • Interior maximum cargo volume - 388 L (14 cu.ft.)
  • AM/FM radio
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
  • Speakers - 6
  • Wireless phone connectivity - Bluetooth
  • 1st row LCD monitors - 2
  • Primary LCD size - 7.0"
  • Smart device integration - Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
  • Fully automatic headlights
  • Variably intermittent wipers
  • Rear window defroster
  • Front reading lights
  • Display - analog
  • Tachometer
  • Outside temperature display
  • Low tire pressure warning
  • Trip computer
  • Exterior parking camera rear - Rear View Monitor w/Parking Guidance Dynamic (RVM w/PG) yes
  • ABS brakes
  • Brake assist
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • Dual front side impact airbags
  • Overhead airbag
  • Occupant sensing airbag
  • Panic alarm
  • Ignition disable
  • Electronic stability
  • Traction control
  • Max seating capacity - 5
  • Front seats - bucket
  • Rear seats - bench
  • Air conditioning
  • Power windows
  • 1-touch down
  • Illuminated entry
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Driver vanity mirror
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Front beverage holders
  • Rear beverage holders
  • Overhead console
  • Driver door bin
  • Passenger door bin
  • Rear door bins


  MSRP Engine Transmission City/Hwy mpg
LX 2021 Kia Rio Sedan LX Search New $16,050   120-hp 1.6L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  33 / 41  
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$16,690   120-hp 1.6L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  33 / 41  

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Kia Optima: The longtime favorite among midsize sedans is a handsome, sleek, comfortable vehicle. With the new Optima, you'll get a car that's ready for everything from city rides to long-distance cruising.

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Kia Niro: The new Niro is a practical and highly efficient hybrid model. With a spacious cargo area and an EPA-estimated 50 mpg combined, the Niro is the best of both worlds.

Kia Sorento: This three-row crossover is designed to take on life's adventures. Seating for seven and available all-wheel drive make sure of that.

Kia Seltos:This fun and dynamic compact crossover brings together bold styling with practical design and capable engineering.

Kia Soul: The new Kia Soul is certainly one of the most unique vehicles on the road. Its distinctly boxy design is a standout in any crowd.

Kia Sportage: The Kia Sportage is the right-sized crossover for many drivers near Goldsboro and Winterville. The model strikes a balance between utility, style, and comfort.

Kia Telluride: This spacious, refined new SUV makes a splash in the market. From its premium cabin to its robust performance, the Telluride is a complete package.

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