2012 Kia Rio

Starts At:

  • 1.6L I-4 138hp engine
  • 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • side seat mounted airbags
  • curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
  • airbag occupancy sensor
  • 15" steel wheels
  • ABS and driveline traction control
  • electronic stability
  • power mirrors
  • power windows.
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Model Overview


The all new Kia Rio is a lower, wider, and longer version of the previous generation. The stylish sedan has high standards not traditionally found in a small car. A sporty personality, impressive fuel economy, and high level of safety take priority in this new design.

The Rio is offered in LX, EX, and SX trim levels. Power comes from a new 138-hp 1.6-liter gasoline direct injection (GDI) four-cylinder engine. A new six-speed manual transmission is standard on the LX. A new six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode is standard on the EX and SX trims, and offered on the LX. Available unique features include a push button ignition, power folding exterior mirrors, heated seats, idle stop and go (ISG), rearview camera, UVO audio infotainment system, heated steering wheel, power sunroof, projection headlights, and LED taillights. Standard safety features include six airbags, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability control with brake and hill start assist, and traction control.

The Kia Rio is all new for 2012.

Prices may include cash incentives available to Canadian customers residing in the province of Ontario, for details about pricing available to customers outside of Ontario please contact us.