2017 Kia Rio

2017 Kia Rio

Summary

vs. The Competition

The 2017 Kia Rio is currently rated #8 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Toyota Prius C for Subcompact Cars.

It's a bad car overall compared to others in the same category.

Its MSRP lose against competitors.

Competitors

Which is better: Kia Rio or Chevrolet Sonic?

The Rio costs $980.00 less than the Sonic. Based on a comparison of the attributes, people rated both as tied in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Ford Fiesta?

The Rio costs $505.00 more than the Fiesta. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters rated it is losing in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Honda Fit?

The Rio costs $1,925.00 less than the Fit. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters rated it is winning in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or MINI Cooper?

The Rio costs $6,785.00 less than the Cooper. After a comparison of the two based on their attributes, our voters rated it is losing in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Toyota Yaris iA?

The Rio costs $1,785.00 less than the Yaris iA. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Hyundai Accent?

The Rio costs $580.00 less than the Accent. From comparing their attributes, our survey rated it is winning in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Toyota Prius C?

The Rio costs $5,985.00 less than the Prius C. From comparing their attributes, our survey rated it is winning in a head to head match up.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Smart ForTwo?

The Rio costs $485.00 less than the ForTwo. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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Which is better: Kia Rio or Fiat 500?

The Rio costs $830.00 less than the 500. You have a chance to be the first to compare the two against each other.

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2017 Kia Rio Specs & Details

Is This Car Good?
Overall Rating

Best Attribute
MSRP

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Motor Trend Overall Rating

Rating Feature Value Analysis
MSRP$14,165.00Good with 4 stars based on ratings
MPG27 city / 36 highwayBad with 0 stars based on ratings
DrivetrainFWDBad with 0 stars based on rating
Horsepower138Good with 3.5 stars based on ratings
Fuel Tank Capacity11.4 galBad with 2 stars based on ratings
Seating Capacity5. Good headroom, but backseat legroom cramped for long legsBad with 0 stars based on ratings
Car and Driver Overall Rating2.5/5Bad with 2 stars based on ratings
Motor Trend Overall Rating2/5Bad with 0 stars based on ratings