2018 Kia Rio Redesign, Specs, Changes, Price, Rumors
Kia Motors is well-known for launching new automobiles and SUVs at a cheaper price as compared to other automakers. The fourth generation of the Kia Rio, is unveiled quietly at the 2016 Paris Motor Show as concept car. The Korean automaker has given a major facelift to the current model at its design centers based in Germany and California. Their efforts seem to have yielded fairly good results showing at the new 2018 Kia Rio. 2018 Kia Rio redesign specs changes price rumors.
2018 Kia Rio Exterior and Interior
New Kia Rio comes in two types, the hatchback and sedan, there would be the new upgrade for the appearance that’s exterior. The Kia Rio 2018 will remain very familiar, but there might be significant changes in this division. The changes will start with a longer wheelbase, front overhang and hood. And also continue with an updated grille, more upright C-pillars, an updated front apron, new headlights and new taillights. On the back and the front fascia will get new developments for the better look. As the latest subcompact automobile, lighter elements will build the body structure of Kia Rios. It includes of high-quality parts, which may enhance the fuel consumption and to reduce the weight of car as well as providing better performance.
Inside of the 2018 Kia Rio, the latest technology of Kia’s infotainment system will likely be offered, which features 5-inch touchscreen and 6-speaker stereo. Up-level trims will add 7-inch screen with navigation as well as Android and Apple CarPlay Auto integration. And also USB ports to charge everyone’s portable devices will be found in both the front and the back of the Rio. 2018 Kia Rio exterior and interior.
Kia Rio 2018 Engine Specs
Korean automaker offers a powerful for new Kia Rio under its hood. The 2018 Kia Rio might be developed with 1.6-liter Four-cylinder unit. The powertrain is able to provide better output of 140-hp. For getting better fuel consumption, 2018 Kia Rio may have combination of the powertrain and six-speed manual gearbox. As the optional, there might be automatic gearbox. Compared with the earlier model, new Kia Rio is able to reach fuel consumption around 28-mpg in the city / 40-mpg on the highway. Kia Rio 2018 engine specs.
2018 Kia Rio Release Date and Price
The 2018 Kia Rio is predicted will be launched in the third quarter of 2017. But, some rumors say that this automobile will likely be launched in the beginning of 2018. The price that’s tagged to this automobile will start from $15.000 for the base model. 2018 Kia Rio release date and price.