How fast is the Kia Rio?

How fast is the Kia Rio?

With the engine matched to Kia’s six-speed manual gearbox, such figures translate to a 0 to 60mph time of 9.8 seconds and a top speed of 118mph.

Is a Kia Rio good on gas?

Yes, the Kia Rio is a good car. It comes in sedan and hatchback body styles, gets excellent gas mileage, and handles pretty well by class standards. It also rides comfortably and has a decent amount of passenger and cargo space.

Are there any recalls on a 2012 Kia Rio?

2012 Kia Rio Recalls There have been no safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

Is a Kia Rio reliable?

The Kia Rio Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 6th out of 21 for subcompact cars. The average annual repair cost is $434 which means it has excellent ownership costs.

Does a Kia Rio have a turbo?

Kia Rio petrol engines The 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder engine is a great fit for the Rio. Its light steering is best suited to urban driving, where it makes the Rio easy to park and manoeuvre.

How much does it cost to replace a Kia Rio engine?

Unfortunately for Kia owners, the average Kia engine repair cost is quite high – engine fixes are among the highest in car repairs or replacements. The average price of an engine rebuild comes between $2,500 and $4,000 for both labor and the cost of parts.

Is the 2012 Kia Rio 5 a good car?

Our 2012 KIA Rio5 is our second car. For around town use it is terrific – we get an overall 35 mpg. The five door is very usefu and the comfort is just fine. The styling is fine and the car really is fun to drive. We have a family car that is for trips but the Rio 5 is for everyday use.

What kind of engine does the Kia Rio have?

Recent changes included a new 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, which is now matched with a continuously variable transmission. With its all-new platform, the fourth-generation Rio sedan and hatchback sit lower, wider, and slightly longer than before. The changes bring increased passenger space for both the front and rear seats.

Is there automatic emergency braking on Kia Rio?

Automatic emergency braking for city/urban speed will now be available. The 2012 redesign was a leap forward, making the Rio feel solid compared with some other subcompacts, bringing more power and space and better handling, along with a six-speed automatic transmission for better gas mileage.

What kind of handling does the Kia Rio have?

We found that the Rio has safe, competent handling. The interior is basic, the front seats are short on support, and the rear seat is tight, but the easy-to-use controls are a high point.