The Kia Rio proves its value with its win of the 2021 Best Value in America Award from Vincentric. After calculating the cost of ownership and market price of 2021 vehicles, Vincentric announced the Rio was tops in the Subcompact Hatchback segment.
“The Kia Rio had the lowest repair and depreciation costs of all Subcompact Hatchback vehicles,” said David Wurster, president, Vincentric.
The Kia Rio presents a refresh for 2021 that includes tech updates, a bold design, and remarkable value. The 5-Door hatchback boasts modern connectivity capability thanks to standard wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ and an 8-inch touch screen, as part of its driver-centric design of the cabin. The color touch screen features a Rear-Camera Display to help you see potential hazards behind you. The standard 60-40 split-folding rear seat lets you customize the interior to fit your cargo-carrying needs.
A 1.6-liter engine paired to an Intelligent Variable Transmission generates 120 horsepower and 112 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain nets EPA-estimated fuel efficiency ratings of 33 mpg in the city, 41 mpg on the highway, and a combined mpg of 36.*
“We are proud to have a company like Vincentric recognize the Rio for its significance in a segment very important to many American families,” said Sean Yoon, president and CEO, Kia Motors America, Kia Motors North America.
The sporty 2021 Kia Rio 5-Door Hatchback features one trim level — S. Get a closer look at the Kia Rio at Gossett Kia in Memphis, Tennessee.
*EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.