The newest 2018 Kia Rio is being a subcompact vehicle, which comes as a five-door hatchback and a four-door sedan. The four doors appear as a sedan or a compact and it comes no wonder that Kia reflects 70 percent of buyers in the United States will choose for the sedan, even though the five-door hatchback model is more attractive proportion. The Kia Rio keeps its international popularity by remodeling the current model, which was, become Kia’s best-selling car in 2017. The 2018 Kia Rio will be available in three trims: LX, S, and EX. 2018 Kia Rio hatchback sedan review release date.
2018 Kia Rio Good-Looking Exterior
In the front side of 2018 Kia Rio, there are multi-reflector halogen headlights, fog lights, and tiger-nose grille as Kia is iconic. Its aerodynamic silhouette of the Kia Rio is given by the bold strokes and strong lines and its sporty side comes from the 15” split-spoke alloy wheels. In the backside, we will see that there are eye-catching taillights and a unique bumper image. Those two things assert that all the new Kia Rio is the wide and stable stance. His car tends to be subcompact vehicle, which comes as a five-door hatchback and a four-door sedan.
Hi-Tech Interior and Mid-Grade Plastic
The interior part of this 2018 Kia Rio is made by the mid-grade plastic. There are three-knob HVAC controls, which are simple enough. The seat is available for 5 passengers. This car also offers a wonderful feature like a bi-travel tray in the center console for portable devices. In addition, the redesigned seats are for more comfort. The five-door hatchback will offer a cargo space for about 17 cubic feet, while the sedan model only offers 14 cubic feet. The Kia Rio appears with more modern tech features such as Bluetooth Hands-Free, a 7” touchscreen interface, a six-speaker stereo with satellite radio, UVO3 voice recognition as an infotainment system, a rear-view camera system, and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. 2018 Kia Rio exterior and interior.
Kia Rio 2018 Available Engine Generating 130 Horsepower
This 2018 Kia Rio engine enhances 1.6-liter inline-four used in the previous and current soul is the only available engine. Generating at 130 horsepower and 119 lb-ft of torque, output drops by reach almost 8 horsepower and 4 lb-ft, but what is occurring at lower rpm. Only about 5 percent of buyers will need the gearbox and limit its availability to the base of LX although both six-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions are available. 2018 Rio Kia engine specs.
2018 Kia Rio Release Date and Price
Talking about the launching of this car, 2018 Kia Rio will be put on sale in the tenth month. The price of base LX trim will start at $14,795 for the sedan, while for hatchback is $15,095. The price of mid-grade S trim sedan starts at $16,995 and $17,295 for a hatchback. The price of range topping EX sedan starts at $19,295 and hatchback starts at $19,595. 2018 Kia Rio release date and price.