The Kia Rio has a history of being a fantastic vehicle for families who want a lot of room for an affordable price. Now onto its fourth generation, the Kia Rio is arguably more stylish than ever before, With, among other features, a new platform, turbo charged engines, automatic emergency city breaking, and an infotainment system.
The Rio has competitive running costs, with almost all models below 110g/km of carbon emissions. This helps it stand out in a crowded market consisting of the Ford Fiesta, VW Polo and even the Skoda Fabia, who are all direct competitors.
The Rio comes with a great choice of both petrol and diesel engines, so you’re sure to find one that suits your tastes. However, if you’re travelling on numerous long journeys, it may be worth noting that the Rio’s comfort levels don’t quite match those of its rivals.
On the inside, the Kia Rio has a fantastic driving position and great visibility. Even the base models get Bluetooth connectivity and an information display, with higher spec models getting a larger display in colour. As it is famous for, the Rio provides front and rear space by the bucket load, and it is certainly one of the largest cars in its class.
As it’s a Kia, you get a seven year / 100,000 mile warranty with the Rio, and Euro NCAP gave it five stars in their safety tests. So you can rest assured you’re getting a safe, reliable car with the Kia Rio.
If you’re looking for a spacious, well-equipped, safe family car, you can’t go far wrong with the Kia Rio.