Kia Rio - The Most Popular Car Across the Globe

The Kia Rio is a sub compact car. This car was appeared in the year August 2000.It was manufactured by Kia Motors. Kia Rio has three generations. There is no doubt that Kia has produced this car brilliantly with complete high quality features. For those who cannot afford the expensive car Kia Rio is a blessing for them. The price of Kia Rio is reasonable. Specially the used Kia Rio is available at a very reasonable price. Most famous models include Kia Rio Kia Rio 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009. Kia Rio is a very popular car in a number of countries including South Africa, USA, UK, Lebanon, Sri Lanka, Nigeria and Kenya.


This car can accommodate up to five passengers and has three trim levels—LX, EX, and SX. It is a perfect car for small families. The Body styles of this small car have included a five-door hatchback and four-door sedan body styles it is outfitted with inline-four gasoline and diesel engines, and front-wheel drive.


Beginning of Kia Rio

KIA RIOThe car was launched in the year 2000-2005.This generation offered in both four-door sedan and five-door hatchback body styles. It is also called as Kia Rio Cinco, Kia Rio RX-V, Kia Rio SF and Kia Rio Stylus. It comes with 5 speeds manual and 4 speeds automatic. This generation was available in a 1.3-litre (1,343 cc) SOHC four-cylinder/eight-valve petrol, producing 75 hp (56 kW) ,1.5-litre DOHC I4 gasoline engine and a 1.6-litre DOHC four-cylinder rated at 105 hp (78 kW) engine.


Improvements in the First Launch

According to the Kia Rio Reviews this car has gained extreme popularity in all over the world because of its advance quality features. Two diesel versions including Kia Rio 1.1 & 1.4 as well as tow petrol versions including 1.25 and 1.4 are available. The 2005-2011 design was launched with a new exterior and interior design.


It is available in a four-door-sedan and a five-door hatch. There are numerous attractive features such as power steering, power window, Bluetooth hands-free phone operation, parking lights, side-marker lights and much more. Second generation was powered with a 1.6 litre DOHC engine with 110 hp, a 1.4 litre light version with 96 hp and a 1.5 L Turbo diesel engine with 109 hp. It is also called as Kia New Pride, Kia Rio5, Kia New Pride Sedan, Kia New Pride, Kia Sephia Sport and Kia Rio Xcite. The Kia Rio SX is sporty with sport suspension, 17-inch alloy wheels and a sunroof.


Further improvements were observed on 1 march, 2011.The car was renamed as Kia Pride and Kia K2.It is available in 3 door hatchback, 4 door sedans and 5 doorkia rio hatchback body styles. The main attraction of this car is the exterior and interior. The exterior of this generation is marvelous. It is available in vibrant colors. As far as the interior is concern the interior of this car is superb. It has a sufficient space for leg room and head room. It is fully outfitted with high quality leather seats that give complete comfort to all the passengers. This generation is available in 1.2 L Kappa I4 (petrol), 1.4 L Gamma I4 (petrol), 1.6 L Gamma I4 GDI (petrol), 1.1 L CRDi I3 (diesel) and 1.4 L CRDi I4 (diesel) engines.


Kia Rio Price

Used Kia Rio is available within price range of 3500 USD to 7000 USD depending upon condition, model and mileage.

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