2011 Kia Rio

#3 in Small Car
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2011 Kia Rio Ratings
80

Years

Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
80
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
82/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Average
77/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
78/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Small Car of 2011

All J.D. Power rankings are powered by VIN verified vehicle owners. See ratings methodology.
Small Car
Rating
#3 Kia Rio
80

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2011 Kia Rio after 90-days of ownership.
  • Quality of the interior materials
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • The vehicle's audio system

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2011 Kia Rio during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Flexibility of seat configurations
  • Forward visibility
  • Ease of loading/unloading trunk/hatch

Performance Specs

MPG City

27 - 28

MPG Hwy

34 - 36

Horsepower

110

Transmission

4 speed, Automatic, 5 speed, Manual

Engine

Gas I4

Drivetrain

Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2011 Kia Rio Review

Overview
Compact practical and fuel-efficient: the 2011 Rio has all the basics covered and then some. With its standard 1.6-litre DOHC four-cylinder engine and fuel-saving shift indicator and Eco-Minder indicator technologies Rio moves smartly around town and on the highway while helping you go farther between fill-ups. Rio delivers big-time value for your small-car dollar with surprising roominess and more standard comfort features than you thought you’d find in such a practical car. So why pay more for things like the easy-breathing comfort of a cabin air filtration system a robust audio system with MP3 capability and hands-free Bluetooth cell phone capability. Rio helps protect you and your family from everyday driving concerns with an array of protective and thoughtful standard safety features including dual front airbags height-adjustable front safety belts and rear child-safety door locks. The 2011 Kia Rio now you’re on a roll.

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