2018 Kia Rio Specs Info And Update
The 2018 Kia Rio is classified as a family car by a secondary. Secondary is the US designation of the car that indicate the small size car ranges in the range of 4,191 mm (165 inches) is relatively larger than a small car. The products are the ideal means by renowned South Korean automaker Kia, the first generation model was launched in 2000.
To respond to market demands, and this car comes out with a new performance of the new appearance. New secondary as a car, this car is cheaper and smaller car belonging to the South Korean car industry Kia. It will be offered in the United States. It will be available in two body styles five-door hatchback and four-door sedan this car. This new model of 2018 Kia Rio expected to be the latest technical features and improve comfort. Great rivals of this vehicle is the Ford Fiesta, Toyota Yaris and Honda Fit.
Design wise, Kia Rio has matured up. The new design borrows from the new design we have seen on the big Kia vehicles. The new 2018 Kia Rio looks more athletic, and comes with many straight and smooth lines, which is a big step from cheap look. The new development of the former kicks tiger nose grille auto-off the new design.
Grille wider and shorter in length. Hood front overhang is greater. Surrounded by the barrier LED headlights in the form of bilateral jobs that make the front look more stylish U-shaped. Also it has been modified bumper and it integrates new fog lights. The rear also sports seems. It is characterized by a window almost vertical rear door, thinner, arrow-shaped LED tail lights, a modified roof spoiler as well as the new publisher element. Dimension such as wise, the Kia Rio is 0.6 inches longer and 0.2 inches wider than the outgoing model. This model is lower in height by 0.2 inches. Wheelbase is 0.4 inches longer.
While these figures do not seem that significant, they have in fact helped achieve the model has also been renovated in stance. The cabin in a more balanced. To begin with, many of the plastic material used to cover the dashboard Gone. It has been replaced by the best materials. Dash is also more centered driver. It is characterized by “floating” high-resolution touch screen mounted in the center. Unlike the outgoing model, the dash is much cleaner and offered uncluttered.
The interior in black or gray cloth upholstery on the seats. Featuring distinctive models or black faux leather upholstery. New furnishings helped create a more premium model. Buyers can also choose red package that adds black and red faux leather upholstery on the seats. Trim and glossy black and metallic accompanies all options furnishings. 2018 Kia Rio also features slots A / C on the trapezoidal shape of the corners. Other features include a redesigned steering wheel, the center tunnel, and armrest.
This model also features a new instrument panel and new legs to the passenger door panels. The little rear seats and a compliment better than the slight increase in the vehicle wheelbase. The automaker also revealed that the Kia Rio will offer practical reading category, as well as safety features and communication techniques. The model is easier to handle and will offer more attractive driving experience.
2018 Kia Rio will Front Wheel Drive equipped, the best drivetrain and upgraded four-cylinder diesel and gasoline engines included. This car is scheduled to be launched in three different models EX, SX and LX. 1.4-liter I4 gasoline engine produces up to 130 hp and about 123 lb-ft of torque, the 1.6-liter I4 gasoline engine that will deliver 138 hp and 130 lb-ft of torque, and in the past, and 1. 4-liter diesel I3 engine that will share the same configuration as engine. This gasoline I4 2018 Kia Rio will have a good transportation system, a four-speed or six-speed automatic and six-speed A6GF1 M6CF1 manual transmissions. Rio will also have a wider wheelbase to 101.2 inches around the engine better.
Such as the engine, Kia is also not yet details on the price of 2018 Kia Rio published. However, due to the many new changes, the 2018 Kia Rio will be more expensive than the previous model. The current model starts at $ 15,495 in the United States. It is likely to start at around $ 16,500.
In addition to the new hatchback model, is set for the auto industry to offer a sedan version in the United States, which attracts a starting price of $ 15,000. Commencement of production at the end of the year with sales starting at the end of the first quarter of 2018. The Kia Rio is slowly catching up with the “big girls from this sector. The best models to win in this category are the Ford Fiesta and Volkswagen Polo.