2016 Kia Rio 4dr Sdn Auto LX Specs

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Performance Specifications

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  • Drivetrain


  • Engine

    4 Cyl

  • Displacement

    1.6 L

  • Transmission


  • Fuel tank

    11 Gal

  • Fuel Type


  • Door count


  • IIHS Overall Safety

    4 out of 5

  • Emissions Score


Quality Award Winner

Awarded to the brands/models with the fewest problems reported per 100 owners during the first 90 days of ownership.

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What People Are Paying

Prices shown are the prices people paid including dealer discounts for the 2016 Kia Rio 4dr Sdn Auto LX with standard options and in good condition with an average of 12,000 miles per year. Taxes and fees (title, registration, license, document and transportation fees) are not included.

Average price paid

Data from 203 transactions - Updated 01/20/20
80% of people paid between:
$7,602 - $8,725
Data from 203 transactions - Updated 01/20/20

Vehicle Rating


The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners regarding their vehicle's quality, dependability, performance, depreciation and their experience at the dealership

2016 Hatchback Rating Avg. Price
#1 Chevrolet Sonic 81 $9,500
#2 Toyota Scion iA 77 N/A
#3 Hyundai Accent 76 $9,395
#4 Nissan Versa 76 $8,790
#5 Honda Fit 75 $13,994
#7 Kia Rio 73 $9,295


These additional ratings provide more detail behind the overall score in terms of quality, reliability, safety, experience, and resale value of a vehicle based on verified owner input.

Driving Experience

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Out of 100


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Out of 100

Dealership Experience

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Out of 100

The Pros

Measured owner satisfaction with 2016 Kia Rio performance, styling, comfort, features, and usability after 90 days of ownership.

The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth

Comfort of the 2nd row seats

The vehicle's heating and air conditioning

Problem Areas

The problems experienced by owners of the 2016 Kia Rio during the first 90 days of ownership.

Vehicle stability in poor conditions

Rear visibility

Vehicle acceleration

Consumer Reviews Verified Owner Reviews

Reviews from owners of the 2016 Kia Rio.

Verified owner


  • Sep 08, 2017
  • 10,021
  • Owned 11 months
4 out of 5 stars

Good value. It is a reliable car with low maintenance cost, great mileage, good warranty, and very comfortable to drive.

Verified owner


  • Aug 30, 2017
  • 7,400
  • Owned 8 months
3 out of 5 stars

I drive a 2016 KIA Rio5. This is the 2nd KIA Rio I have purchased. This car rides so smooth and the cabin is so quiet for a small car that is low to the ground. I get 32 mpg average, driving mostly back roads. The only thing I don't like about this car is the material the seats are made of. They sta

Verified owner


  • Aug 22, 2017
  • 6,126
  • Owned 8 months
3 out of 5 stars

Overall my vehicle is acceptable and reliable it haven't done me wrong yet

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