2012 Kia Rio

2012 Kia Rio Review Summaries

What reviewers liked most about the Kia Rio

  • The light weight of the car and the healthy output of its engine in conjunction with the rigid feel of the Rio's chassis, and a suspension tuned slightly to the firm end of the spectrum, give the Rio a sporty feel.

    - Canadian Driver

What reviewers liked least about the Kia Rio

  • There's noticeable body roll but not a horrendous amount. Ride quality could use some work.

    - AutoWeek

Kia Rio Comparisons

  • We're still bigger fans of the Sonic's cheerful scrabble under turbo power, and the Fiesta's electric steering leads in tuning, but the Rio acquits itself better than any small Kia has

    - The Car Connection

Best one-liner about the Kia Rio

  • It's quite an accomplishment to make a subcompact car that feels so substantial

    - Canadian Driver

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