The 2012 Kia Rio Sedan brings a whole new platform, longer, wider and lower than the previous generation. His aggressive attitude and fun is enhanced by an overall length of 4366mm (Kia Rio sedan) or 4046mm (Rio5) with a platform measuring 1720mm wide and 1455mm high. Employing steel high tensile strength (63 percent), Kia Rio Sedan offers a lightweight design and enhanced torsional rigidity for improved handling, ride quality and refinement, and the resilience to shocks increased while reducing the total weight.
Interior the new Kia Rio Sedan envelopes the driver and the passenger cabin of a bold and modern, Kia will focus characteristic horizontal, three-cylinder and finished two-tone trim highlights the feel and comfort. Extended wheelbase (2,570 mm) significantly improve the ability of passengers and cargo for maximum comfort.
The Kia Rio Sedan besides providing a comfortable cabin, the technology also has impressive standard throughout, including an AM/FM/CD/MP3/Sat audio system with SIRIUSÂ® Satellite Radio capabilities and three months of free service and taken to auxiliary audio input and USB connection for MP3 players. The range-topping SX trim offers consumers UVO powered by MicrosoftÂ® hands-free communication and entertainment system with rear camera display. 2012 Kia Rio Sedan will offer a selection of optional upgrades, along with many comfort and ecological characteristics and premium.
Engine the 2012 Kia Rio Sedan is powered by a 1.6-liter four-cylinder GDI with an optional six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. One of only two vehicles in this segment to offer a GDI (Gasoline Direct Injection) engine, the 2012 Kia Rio offers to consumers that elusive combination of power and impressive fuel economy, achieving class leading 135HP ( 100 kW) of power and leadership in class fuel economy rating of 30/40 mpg city / highway (7.8-5.8L/100km). The new Kia Rio Sedan also offers technology ISG, the new Kia lineup in which the engine stops when the vehicle is moving. The engine restarts automatically when the driver release the brake pedal, thereby reducing fuel consumption in stop-start urban traffic.kia rio sedan