2012 Kia Rio Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$13,400-$17,700
$13,145-$16,880
28 /CITY / 36 /HWY
Overall Quality
Overall Performance and Design
Predicted Reliability
Available Trims for the 2012 Kia Rio
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name LX (4dr Sdn Man) Transmission Manual MSRP 13400.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 29/37
Name LX (4dr Sdn Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 14500.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36
Name SX (4dr Sdn Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17500.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36
Name EX (5dr HB Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16500.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36
Name SX (5dr HB Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17700.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36
Name EX (4dr Sdn Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 16300.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36
Name LX (5dr HB Man) Transmission Manual MSRP 13600.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 29/37
Name LX (5dr HB Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 14700.00 Engine 1.6L/97 City/Hwy MPG 28/36

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INTERIOR
  • Front bucket seats -inc: slide/recline, adjustable headrests, 6-way driver seat adjustment w/height adjust
  • 60/40 split-folding rear bench seat -inc: adjustable outboard headrests
  • Woven cloth seat trim
  • 4-spoke tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Instrumentation -inc: segment trip computer, LCD odometer & trip meter, tachometer, shift indicator, external temp display, trip distance, distance to empty, average mpg, instant mpg, digital clock
  • Indicators -inc: door ajar, trunk open, fuel cap open, belt reminder
  • Manual windows
  • Manual door locks
  • Remote trunk release
  • Manual air conditioning -inc: rear heat ducts, 4-speed heater fan
  • Rear window defroster w/timer
  • Glove box w/illumination
  • (2) 12V front pwr outlets
  • Front/rear door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Dual visors w/covered vanity mirrors
  • (3) assist grips -inc: front passenger, dual rear, coat hook
  • Dome lamp w/delay-out
  • Cargo area lamp
  • Front seatback pockets
  • Luggage hook
  • Instrumentation -inc: segment trip computer, LCD odometer & trip meter, tachometer, external temp display, trip distance, distance to empty, average mpg, instant mpg, digital clock
  • Knit cloth seat trim
  • Front center console w/sliding armrest -inc: (2) cup holders, storage bin
  • Metal pedals
  • Metal-grain trim -inc: center fascia, steering wheel spokes, A/C switch knob, indicator panel, park brake button, vent surround
  • 4-spoke leather-wrapped tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/Bluetooth, audio & cruise controls
  • Instrumentation -inc: Supervision cluster, dot matrix trip computer, LCD odometer & trip meter, tachometer, external temp display, trip distance, distance to empty, average mpg, instant mpg, digital clock
  • Pwr windows -inc: driver safety lock & 1-touch auto-up/down
  • Pwr door locks -inc: remote keyless entry, ignition key reminder, emergency door unlock, 2-turn entry, folding key w/panic button
  • Cruise control
  • Soft touch dash
  • Artificial leather door trim
  • Front padded door armrests
  • Dual visors w/covered illuminated vanity mirrors -inc: dual map lights
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • 4-spoke tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/Bluetooth, audio & cruise controls
  • Indicators -inc: door ajar, tailgate open, fuel cap open, belt reminder
  • Pwr door locks -inc: remote keyless entry, ignition key reminder, emergency door unlock, 2-turn entry, tailgate pwr lock/unlock, folding key w/panic button
  • Cargo cover
EXTERIOR
  • 15" x 5.5" steel wheels w/covers
  • P185/65R15 low rolling resistance radial tires
  • Body-color bumpers w/lip
  • Locking fuel filler door
  • Black grille w/matching surround
  • 2-lens multi-reflector headlights -inc: black trim bezels
  • Tinted glass
  • Body-color heated pwr mirrors
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers w/mist function
  • Body-color door handles
  • Hood insulation
  • 17" x 6.5" alloy wheels
  • P205/45R17 low rolling resistance radial tires
  • Black grille w/chrome surround
  • 2-lens multi-reflector headlights w/auto-on/off & escort lighting -inc: black trim bezels
  • Multi-reflector fog lamps
  • LED side positioning lamps & taillights
  • Body-color heated pwr folding mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Rear spoiler
  • Tailgate trim
  • 4-lens multi-reflector headlights -inc: black trim bezels
  • Rear window wiper w/washer
  • Projection headlights w/auto-on/off & escort lighting -inc: black trim bezels
  • Projection fog lamps
MECHANICAL
  • 1.6L DOHC GDI dual CVVT 16-valve I4 engine -inc: variable intake system (VIS), aluminum block & head, engine cover
  • 6-speed manual transmission -inc: hydraulic clutch w/clutch lock
  • Front wheel drive
  • 36 amp-hour battery w/battery saver
  • Smart alternator w/alternator management system (AMS)
  • MacPherson strut front suspension w/stabilizer bar
  • Coupled torsion beam axle rear suspension
  • Monotube gas shock absorbers w/coil springs
  • Electric pwr steering
  • Front vented/solid rear disc brakes
  • Tire mobility kit
  • Active ECO system
  • 6-speed automatic transmission -inc: auto shift lock, ignition key interlock, H-matic
  • 54 amp-hour battery w/battery saver
  • Sport tuned suspension
  • Dual exhaust tips
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
    • Electronic brake-force distribution (EBD)
    • Electronic stability control (ESC)
    • Hill assist control (HAC)
    • Vehicle stability management (VSM)
    • 2.5-MPH bumpers
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Front/rear crumple zones
    • Driver & front passenger advanced airbags -inc: passenger occupancy sensor
    • Front seat-mounted side airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags
    • 3-point seat belts for all seating positions -inc: front height adjustment, front pretensioners, front load limiters, rear emergency locking retractors (ELR)
    • Rear lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Rear child safety door locks
    • Internal emergency trunk release
    • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
    • Rear camera display
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (4) speakers, auxiliary input jack, USB port, micro roof antenna
    • SIRIUS satellite radio
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (4) speakers, tweeter speakers, auxiliary input jack, USB port, micro roof antenna
    • UVO infotainment system
    • Bluetooth connectivity

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