Fuel: 27 mpg city / 36 mpg hwy
The 2011 Kia Rio is available as both a sedan and four-door hatchback, with the hatchback model referred to as Rio5. The Rio comes in Base (sedan only), LX, and SX trims with either a manual or automatic transmission. All models are powered by a 110 horsepower 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine mated to either a five-speed manual transmission or four-speed automatic transmission. Standard features on the LX and SX include automatic cruise control, and side mirrors with integrated turn signals. Hands-free Bluetooth compatibility will be available later in the model year. Safety features include a trunk entrapment release, dual front airbags, front and rear head curtain airbags, and front side impact airbags.