2021 Kia Rio

What's New for the 2021 Kia Rio?

For 2021, the Kia Rio gets updates to the exterior, interior, and under the hood. Featuring a new narrowed, tiger-nosed shaped grille flanked by bold halogen headlights and a new bumper, the Rio is sportier and more stylish than ever. There is also a new base engine delivering more power than last year's model. Two new paint colors are available for 2021, including a grey shade and a blue. Interior changes include new color schemes and a unique dashboard layout.

Which Trims & Features Are Available in 2021?

The 2021 Kia Rio sedan body style comes in two trim levels, LX and S, while the hatchback is available in just the S. Both trims include an 8-inch color touchscreen with a rear camera along with wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The S trim adds cruise control and keyless entry. Combining this with the optional S Technology package will add auto emergency braking technology, UVO link connectivity services, LED headlights and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.


2021 Kia Rio Interior

What's Under the Hood of the Rio?

Both trims of the 2021 Kia Rio are powered by a 1.6L engine with four cylinders. The engine produces up to 120 HP and 112 lb-ft of torque. The two trims have the same transmission as well, which is an intelligent variable automatic (IVT). The 2021 Kia Rio comes with front-wheel drive and an 11.9 gallon fuel tank capacity.

Technologies to Keep You Safe

The Kia Rio has an impressive list of safety aids for 2021. Some features are standard on both trims, while the top trim adds some additional safety amenities. Standard features include an anti-lock braking system, electronic stability control, front and side airbags, hill start assist, vehicle stability management and more. Forward collision-avoidance assist, lane departure warning, driver attention warning, rear-occupant alert, and other advanced safety aids are optional.

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Rio Questions

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