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2016 Kia Rio Trim Levels & Specs

2016 Kia Rio Specifications

Compare important 2016 Kia Rio technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Exterior length 172.0 " 172.0 " 172.0 " 159.4 " 159.4 " 159.4 "
Exterior body width 67.7 " 67.7 " 67.7 " 67.7 " 67.7 " 67.7 "
Exterior height 57.3 " 57.3 " 57.3 " 57.3 " 57.3 " 57.3 "
Horsepower 138 @ 6,300 rpm 138 @ 6,300 rpm 138 @ 6,300 rpm 138 @ 6,300 rpm 138 @ 6,300 rpm 138 @ 6,300 rpm
Torque 123 @ 4,850 rpm 123 @ 4,850 rpm 123 @ 4,850 rpm 123 @ 4,850 rpm 123 @ 4,850 rpm 123 @ 4,850 rpm
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 7.8 seconds 8.1 seconds 8.1 seconds 8.1 seconds 8.1 seconds 8.1 seconds
1/4 mile time 16.1 seconds 16.3 seconds 16.3 seconds 16.3 seconds 16.3 seconds 16.3 seconds
1/4 mile speed 90 mph 89 mph 89 mph 89 mph 89 mph 89 mph
Lateral acceleration (g) .8 .8 .8 .8 .8 .8
Slalom speed 60 mph 60 mph 60 mph 60 mph 60 mph 60 mph
Bore-and-Stroke 3.03/3.36 " 3.03/3.36 " 3.03/3.36 " 3.03/3.36 " 3.03/3.36 " 3.03/3.36 "
Curb weight 2,494 lbs. 2,573 lbs. 2,729 lbs. 2,564 lbs. 2,564 lbs. 2,732 lbs.
Wheelbase 101.2 " 101.2 " 101.2 " 101.2 " 101.2 " 101.2 "
Front track 59.8 " 59.8 " 59.8 " 59.8 " 59.8 " 59.8 "
Rear track 60.0 " 60.0 " 60.0 " 60.0 " 60.0 " 60.0 "
Turning radius 16.7 '' 16.7 '' 17.3 '' 16.7 '' 16.7 '' 17.3 ''
Front legroom 43.8 " 43.8 " 43.8 " 43.8 " 43.8 " 43.8 "
Rear legroom 31.1 " 31.1 " 31.1 " 31.1 " 31.1 " 31.1 "
Front headroom 40.0 " 40.0 " 40.0 " 40.0 " 40.0 " 40.0 "
Rear headroom 37.6 " 37.6 " 37.6 " 37.6 " 37.6 " 37.6 "
Front hip room 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 "
Rear hip room 51.2 " 51.2 " 51.2 " 51.2 " 51.2 " 51.2 "
Front shoulder room 53.1 " 53.1 " 53.1 " 53.1 " 53.1 " 53.1 "
Rear shoulder room 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 " 52.1 "
Luggage volume 13.7 cu.ft. 13.7 cu.ft. 13.7 cu.ft. 15.0 cu.ft. 15.0 cu.ft. 15.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 13.7 cu.ft. 13.7 cu.ft. 13.7 cu.ft. 49.8 cu.ft. 49.8 cu.ft. 49.8 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 88 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft. 88 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 11.4 gal. 11.4 gal. 11.4 gal. 11.4 gal. 11.4 gal. 11.4 gal.

2016 Kia Rio Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the Rio, however, is its roomy interior. The 2016 Kia Rio comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Air conditioning, front manual manual manual manual manual manual
Air filter std std std std std std
Underseat ducts std std std std std std
Cargo tie downs std std std std std std
Clock in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Compass opt opt opt opt opt opt
Cupholders front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet 2 2 2 2 2 2
Floor console full full full full full full
Floor mats carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows manual power power manual power power
Rear windows manual power power manual power power
1-touch window up driver driver driver driver driver driver
1-touch window down driver driver driver driver driver driver
Programmable garage door opener opt opt opt opt opt opt
Instrumentation analog analog analog analog analog analog
Tachometer std std std std std std
Trip computer std std std std std std
Water temp gauge std std std std std std
Low fuel warning std std std std std std
Exterior temperature display std std std std std std
Lighting - glovebox std std std std std std
Lighting - dome light fade fade fade fade fade fade
Lighting - cargo light std std std std std std
Rear window defogger std std std std std std
Rear view mirror day-night day-night day-night day-night day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote trunk release mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Retained accessory power opt std std opt std std
Seatback storage pockets 2 2 2 2 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column std std std std std std
Steering wheel material urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Cargo net opt opt opt opt std std
Air compressor std std std std std std
Cruise control N/A std std N/A std std
Lighting - map lights N/A front front N/A front front
Illuminated vanity mirrors N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger
Overhead console N/A N/A mini N/A N/A mini
Cargo concealed storage N/A N/A N/A N/A std std

2016 Kia Rio Exterior Features

Would you like to grasp the idea which 2016 Kia Rio trim level is better equipped with such little cool exterior features like fog lights, spoiler, mud flaps, sunroof, roof racks, running boards, etc? Check out the full list of these additional features below.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim black black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround black black w/chrome surround black w/chrome surround
Door count 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door trunk trunk trunk liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows light light light light light light
Rear window type fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Heated door mirrors std std std std std std
Spoiler lip lip lip lip lip lip
Front tires P185/65TR15.0 BSW AS P185/65TR15.0 BSW AS P205/45VR17.0 BSW performance AS P185/65TR15.0 BSW AS P185/65TR15.0 BSW AS P205/45VR17.0 BSW performance AS
Wheels 15" steel 15" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum 15" steel 15" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel N/A N/A compact steel N/A N/A
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Mud flaps opt opt opt opt opt opt
Fog/driving lights N/A front front N/A front front
Sunroof N/A N/A 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass N/A N/A 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Rear window wipers N/A N/A N/A fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval

2016 Kia Rio Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2016 Kia Rio trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Front seat type bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front driver seat direction controls 6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Front head restraints adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable 2 - adjustable
Seat trim cloth premium cloth leather cloth premium cloth leather
Front armrests N/A center sliding center sliding N/A center sliding center sliding
Heated front seats N/A N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback

2016 Kia Rio Entertainment System

Some 2016 Kia Rio trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Radio SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability std std std std std std
Auxiliary input jack std std std std std std
Steering wheel audio controls std std std std std std
Speakers 4 6 6 4 6 6
Speed-Sensitive Volume std std std std std std
Voice recognition N/A opt std N/A opt std
1st row LCD screen N/A 1 1 N/A 1 1
Bluetooth Compatibility N/A std std N/A std std
Navigation system N/A N/A yes with voice activation N/A N/A yes with voice activation

2016 Kia Rio Safety and Security Features

Each 2016 Kia Rio trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupancy sensor std std std std std std
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable seatbelts front front front front front front
Seatbelt pre-tensioners front front front front front front
Headlights halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control auto off auto off fully automatic auto off auto off fully automatic
Illuminated entry opt std std opt std std
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm opt std std opt std std
Door locks manual power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock manual power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks std std std std std std
Ignition disable std std std std std std
Low tire pressure warning std std std std std std
Daytime running lights N/A opt std N/A opt std
Keyless access system N/A N/A std N/A N/A std
LED taillights N/A N/A std N/A N/A std

2016 Kia Rio Mechanical Features

The 2016 Kia Rio will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Engine 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist std std std std std std
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Speed sensitive steering std std std std std std
Suspension tuning regular regular sport regular regular sport
Front suspension type strut strut strut strut strut strut
Front anti-roll bar std std std std std std
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type torsion beam torsion beam torsion beam torsion beam torsion beam torsion beam
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system std std std std std std
Sequential shift control opt std std std std std
Transmission 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.83 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.07 3.07

2016 Kia Rio Other Specs

In general, the 2016 Kia Rio lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims LX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Sedan, Engine: 1.6L I-4 LX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 EX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4 SX 4dr Hatchback, Engine: 1.6L I-4
Maximum towing capacity 2000 2000 2000 1700 1700 1700

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Wheel Offset 30 - 45 mm
Lug Nut Size M12 x 1.5
0-60 times 8.9 - 9.5 sec
Horsepower 138 hp
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Lug Pattern PCD 4x100
Tire size 185/65 R15 - 205/45 R17
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