2016 Kia Rio hatchback, price

Kia Rio is the most popular and successful model of the company. The model was first launched in the year of 2000. So this model has already crossed three generations and announced about its upcoming generation for 2016 in Chicago Auto show this year. The new version will be refreshed with a revision of front and rear fascia and will launch in both sedan and hatchback models. Naturally, buyers may choose as per their choice. A stylish lower bumper with newly designed grille has given a sporty look to this car. 2016 Kia Rio will compete with Hyundai Accent, Chevrolet Sonic, Ford Fiesta and Toyota Yaris with 5 door hatchback and 4 door sedan models.

2016 Kia Rio front

2016 Kia Rio: Redesign Exterior and Interior

As per the market source, 2016 Kia Rio will launch with three variations – LX, EX and SX. Among these three, LX is the base model, where the high end SX is the top with some special inclusions. But on the exterior part, design is more or less unchanged. Apart from the Kio’s recognized color (black, red, silver and white), two new brightened color urban blue and digital yellow will be introduced. The subcompact car will be the perfect one for the populated city with its compressed body shape and fuel efficiency.

The new 2016 Kia Rio has been designed more stylish with a change of fascia and bumper. Chrome Tiger Nose grille with angular headlights, redesigned fog lights and tail lights, horizontal lines in the lower part of the bumper, new rear reflectors, 15 inch aluminum wheels with an option of 17 inch, satin finish exterior will make the car more dynamic. LED has been used for the lights. 2016 Kia Rio will have a widened look for its modern design concept. Rio’s SX trim will have power sunroof with a sportier suspension.

2016 Kia Rio interior

You will get different specifications in three variants apart from some basic elements. The LX version will have crank windows with manual door locks, when mid level EX will be with Kia’s UVO E services telemetric system and SX with a backup camera and navigation system. You will get a high quality leather seat, leather wrapped steering wheel and push button start in SX model. As general standard features like air conditioning, power window, USB port, audio system, satellite radio, Bluetooth will be available in all trims. Ex version will have centre console arm rest with grey stitching on black cloth seats and gray padded door panel. Moreover 2016 Kia Rio is coming with an eco package.

2016 Kia Rio rear

2016 Kia Rio: Engine Specs

The upcoming model of 2016 Kia Rio will carry 1.6 liter four cylinder engines with direct injection. It will be with standard six speed manual transmission on sedan and six speed auto on the hatchback. The engine will produce 138hp and 123 lb-ft of torque. The manual gear box used in the previous model can be changed with standard automatic gearbox in this new version. The estimated top speed of the car is 105mph and it will accelerate 0 to 65mph in 9.5 seconds.

2016 Kia Rio: Release Date and Price

Though the specifications of the 2016 Kia Rio have disclosed by different sources, but price is still unknown. As per Auto market, the estimated price of the car is $ 14 000. It may launch very soon this year. So, your dream car will be available soon in your nearest showroom.

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