2022 Kia Rio Review

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The 2022 Kia Rio maintains the same advantages as the previous model year: low price, small size and a long warranty. Fuel economy is also impressive, as you might expect from such a small car

2022 Kia Rio

Interior

2022 Kia Rio Interior

The Kia Rio represents the best of cheap and easy transportation. Fuel-efficient and affordable but with surprising driving sophistication and price, this subcompact offers great value for money.

2022 Kia Rio Engine and Performance

The Rio is powered by a 1.6 litter inline-four making 120 horsepower, and the only transmission option is a continuously variable automatic.

2022 Kia Rio Comfort

2022 Kia Rio Comfort

Soft suspension tunes and tall tire sidewalls mean the Rio rides surprisingly well. It is not perfect, but the ride is better than you might expect.

2022 Kia Rio Storage

Despite the Rio’s small stature, its hatchback version offers a surprising amount of cargo space. With the rear seats up, the hatch area gives you 17.4 cubic feet of usable space.

2022 Kia Rio Technology

2022 Kia Rio Technology

Our test car had a sticker price of about $20,000 making it one of the cheapest new cars you can buy. Given the fairly low price, the Rio is actually well-built. 

2022 Kia Rio Price

2022 Kia Rio value

Kia’s premium warranty offers five years/60,000 miles of bumper-to-bumper and 10-year/100,000 miles of powertrain coverage. Roadside assistance is also available during the five-year

2022 Kia Rio Specification

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