All About 2021 KIA RIO


The new upcoming car KIA RIO is all set to launch in India. it will gonna cost you around Rs.10 lakhs. The RIO discovers center armrest, cruise control, and other several new features. Let’s have a look at new upcoming KIA RIO

KIA RIO Performance & Engine

KIA RIO Performance & Engine

Kia performs with the same engine under the hood of every Rio, even with different variants of trim or body style. It’s a 1.6-liter non-turbo four-cylinder that delivers 120 hp and 112 lb-ft of torque, and the engine works with a CVT automatic transmission to deliver power to the front wheels, with a 130-hp version of the I-4, it reaches up to 60 mph in 8.7 seconds. The new KIA RIO is EPA-rated at 33/41 mpg city/highway

Engine Order Code                                                                                                      NA

Engine Type and Required Fuel                                                                    Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement (liters/cubic inches)                                                                  1.6 L/98

Fuel System                                                                                                                    MPI

Maximum Horsepower @ RPM                                                                         120 @ 6300

Maximum Torque @ RPM                                                                                    112 @ 4500

Cooling System Capacity (quarts)                                                                           NA


Transmission Order Code                                                                                           NA

Transmission Description                                                                                        CVT w/OD

Number of Transmission Speeds                                                                            1

First Gear Ratio (:1)                                                                                                    2.68 – 0.39

Reverse Ratio (:1)                                                                                                        2.82

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)                                                                                          NA

Clutch Size                                                                                                                        NA

Fuel Economy and Range

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score                                                                                        NA

CO2 Emissions, 15K mi/year (tons)                                                                         4.9

Range, city/highway (miles)                                                                              392.70 / 487.90

EPA Fuel Economy, total/city/highway (mpg)                                               36 / 33 / 41

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KIA RIO Design

New KIA RIO 2021 comes with a subtle and compact look for its body, It is the second most compact or smallest car in the market have a look at its technical dimensions.

It is provided with extra Steel Spare Wheel, which is a Compact Spare Tire that is mounted Inside Under Cargo, it has Clearcoat Paint

KIA RIO’s Body-Colored has Front and rear Bumper w/Black Bumper Insert, provided with Black Side Windows Trim, Body-Colored Door Handles, Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding, Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper, and Defroster it is fitted with Light Tinted Glass and has Liftgate Rear Cargo Access, Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks

Dimensions Of All-New KIA RIO 2021

Wheelbase (inches)                                                                                    101.6

Length (inches)                                                                                              160

Width, without mirrors (inches)                                                            67.9

Height (inches)                                                                                              57.1

Front Track Width (inches)                                                                      60

Rear Track Width (inches)                                                                       60.2

Minimum Ground Clearance (inches)                                                  5.5

Liftover Height (inches)                                                                             NA

KIA RIO’s Interior

KIA RIO's Interior

Every one of the various variations of the Rio give open to seating to five travelers, however, the payload limit changes with various variations. The car offers  13.7 cubic feet of room; hatchback variation offers a diverse limit which estimates 17.4 3D shapes behind the back seats and 32.8 with the seats collapsed down.  In one of the other vehicles, legroom comes in at 42.1 crawls front and center and 33.5 creeps for back seat travelers.

Technical features of the interior

Traveler/Seating Capacity                                     5

Absolute Passenger Volume (cubic feet)           90.5

Front Head Room (inches)                                      38.9

Front Leg Room (inches)                                        42.1

Front Shoulder Room (inches)                                  54.1

Front Hip Room (inches)                                        52.9

Second Row Head Room (inches)                          38

Second Row Leg Room (inches)                                 33.5

Second Row Shoulder Room (inches)                            53.3

Second Row Hip Room (inches)                                 52.4

2021 KIA RIO Technology 

KIA RIO comes standard with SiriusXM satellite radio, Bluetooth connectivity, and charging ports as well as SiriusXM satellite radio, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto.

  • Radio: AM/FM/MP3 Audio System – inc: 6 speakers, 8″ rearview screen w/dynamic stopping direction
  • back camera show
  • controlling wheel-mounted sound controls
  • USB input jack
  • USB charging
  • Bluetooth remote innovation
  • remote Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control and UVO3 External Memory Control
  • Coordinated Roof Antenna

KIA RIO Saftey

  • All the new KIA RIO has been outfitted with legitimate usefulness and a ready wellbeing framework that keeps from any mishappening to the travelers.
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
  • Side Impact Beams
  • Double Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Double Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Window ornament first And second Row Airbags
  • Airbag Occupancy Sensor
  • Back Child Safety Locks
  • Detachable Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts – inc Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters

KIA RIO Price And Launch Date

KIA RIO is expected to get launched in India in August 2021 with a hopeful price tag of Rs 8.00 Lakh.

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