2018 Kia Rio Hatchback Release Date and Price

Thursday, March 23rd 2017. | Kia


The place to introduce the new 2018 Kia Rio will be at Paris Auto Show. It will enter the European market as the fourth generation that will be produced in the end of 2016 and it will enter the US market too. It will come out as subcompact cars with the lightweight body design. The streamlined features and the shaped body give it a nice capability to have better performance than the previous model.

2018 Kia Rio Changes
2018 Kia Rio Exterior

2018 Kia Rio has new overhaul around the outer parts. As others, the company wouldn’t remove its iconic look, but several changes will be added to make it better. They will start their work from the wheelbase, hood and the front shade. The grille will be overhauled with the more upright C-columns as well as the upgraded front smocks. It has new headlights and new taillights. The back and the front sash have new advancements to make it better. In addition, they will add lighter components to complete its body structure with some astounding parts to improve the fuel consumption without adding more pounds of weight, but to give better engine execution.

2018 Kia Rio Interior2018 Kia Rio Interior

Some latest innovation will be added inside the new 2018 Kia Rio. Their main focus is on the infotainment framework which will be highlighted with six-speaker stereo and the five-inch of touchscreen. The car also has more spacious cabin design with the driver-centered lodge and straight even lines on the dashboard. The dashboard is improved to help driver controlling the car and the infotainment framework has something more. The car also has nice seats with dark and red accents.

2018 Kia Rio Engine

We have to say that the data about the engine to use in this 2018 Kia Rio is still unclear. The Korean company wants to make it effective with the use of four-barrel unit and 1.6 liter is possible to provide about 140 hp. The output can be achieved with the support of six-speed manual gearbox. There is also programmed gearbox that is possible to offer. The car has about 28 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway.

2018 Kia Rio Release Date2018 Kia Rio Release Date and Price

In the beginning of 2018, the company should start its debut and there will be three variants to offer. The first is the SX with the price about $21,000, LX about $14,400 and the last is EX with the cost about $17,900. It helps you a lot to choose the right variants of 2018 Kia Rio based on your financial capability.