2020 Kia Rio sedan
2020 Kia Rio has been declared top third subcompact car of the year 2020 because of its reliability, comfort and performance. 2020 Kia Rio offers you an agile vehicle handling and refine ride quality providing you up to date infotainment technology and spacious interior and the best part is that this top updated with a new powerful engine delivering more power and efficiency while automatic transmission is now also available giving you more mileage. Seven inches infotainment screen compatible with smartphones are now provided as standard in all trim levels of Kia Rio.
It is available in three trim levels that include LX sedan, S sedan and S hatchback. LX trim is equipped with rear view parking camera, one USB port, heated side mirrors and six speakers audio system. S trim features folding rear seats, keyless entry, two USB ports, adjustable headrest for rear seats and arm rests. S trim also offers an additional technology package that features emergency braking system, eservice communication, driver’s assistance programs and forward collision warning alarm.
Engine, transmission and performance:
It is charged by 1.6 liters four inline 1598 cc engine producing 120 horsepower at 6300 rpm with torque of 112 pounds feet at 4500 rpm. The inline four cylinder engine now provides you more practicality and let you drive with fun offering the drivers a precise and balanced six speed continuously varying automatic transmission while motor driven power steering improves responsiveness and making your drive more fun.
A nice blend of agility and comfort is given to passengers because of its pleasant suspension “soaking the bumps and imperfections of road impressively and also making body rolls around corners comfortably. The new Kia Rio offers more fuel efficiency with affordable fuel economy than before giving you a mileage of 33 miles per gallon in city and 41 miles per gallon on highways. Front wheel driving feature is provided as standard in all trims of Kia Rio equipped with improved suspension system and responsive steering control. The all- new engine is best chosen for driving the car at low speeds making it best city cars driving comfortably in urban traffics and narrow city streets while driving it at high speeds can produce irritating noise in cabin disturbing the comfort of riders. It has the capacity to accelerate from 0 to 60 miles per hour in only in 10 seconds.
Exterior design and features:
Design of Kia Rio 2020 is simple and sculpted that features an attractive front end having tiger nose chrome grille with signature Kia logo and halogen eye catching LED headlights sweeping around provided with multi reflectors.
The sleek silhouette flaunts an athletic appearance to this vehicle while the rear end features a large sized window, beautifully designed tail lights and decent size separate cargo area while the car looks attractive from every angle. Fifteen inches alloy wheels give this sedan bold looks while body colored door handles, variable intermittent windshield wipers, heated side mirrors, solar control glass, rear wipers and space saver spare tire is also provided to you.
Interior design and features:
Beautifully designed cabin of Kia Rio is stylish as well as comfortable accommodating five adults providing maximum relaxation and comfort to the passengers even on long route journeys but rear seats are not much spacious with comparatively less leg room and 13.7 cubic foot of cargo area is quite enough for carrying your grocery bags and a little luggage. Driver’s seat can be adjusted manually in six ways so driver can drive comfortably with minimum fatigue.
Cabin has been equipped with latest technology that includes a seven inches standard screen to provide you with infotainment having easy connectivity with Android Auto and Apple Car play while rear view camera is also displayed on touch screen to help you in parking and reversing. 2020 Kia Rio has been given highest rating by IIHS declaring it a top safety pick vehicle as it is equipped (Safety Features) with forward collision warning alarm, automatic emergency braking system, rear view camera, air bags, anti-lock braking system, electronic stability control system, hill start assistance, tire pressure monitoring system and side impact door beams.
2020 Kia Rio has a price ranging from 15,850 US dollars to 16,490 US dollars giving you the warranty for five years while its launch in Pakistan is expected in mid of 2020 having price fairly competitive with its competitors.