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The 2012 Kia Rio sedan is affordably priced and offers some new tech such as "Idle Stop and Go." It's a feature that is not only good for the environment, but also great for fuel efficiency.
Now even the baseline Kia Rio offers air conditioning, electric power steering, MP3-capable audio system with USB ports and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
The Kia Rio SX trim offers upscale features, such as standard metal pedals, LED front accent lights, and LED taillights.
All three trims of the 2012 Kia Rio offer an estimated 30 mpg city and 40 mpg highway--besting the 2011 Rio that offers 27 mpg city and 36 mpg highway for the four-speed automatic.
The Rio LX and EX trims both ride on 15-inch wheels, while the SX trim rides on 17-inch wheels.
The 2012 Kia Rio has an engine that is 29 pounds lighter than those of previous generations and offers improved performance.