2016 Rio
2016 Kia Rio Specifications
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Engine
Type 1.6L in-line 4 cylinder, Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), aluminum block and head 1.6L in-line 4 cylinder, Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), aluminum block and head 1.6L in-line 4 cylinder, Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), aluminum block and head
Displacement (cc) 1,591 cc 1,591 cc 1,591 cc
Bore x stroke (mm) 77 x 85.44 77 x 85.44 77 x 85.44
Compression ratio 11.0:1 11.0:1 11.0:1
Horsepower (SAE net) 138 hp @ 6,300 rpm 138 hp @ 6,300 rpm 138 hp @ 6,300 rpm
Torque (SAE net) 123 lb.-ft. @ 4,850 rpm 123 lb.-ft. @ 4,850 rpm 123 lb.-ft. @ 4,850 rpm
Valve System 16 valve DOHC with Mechanical Lash Adjuster 16 valve DOHC with Mechanical Lash Adjuster 16 valve DOHC with Mechanical Lash Adjuster
Injection system Natually Aspirated Natually Aspirated Natually Aspirated
Fuel Injection System Direct Fuel Injection Direct Fuel Injection Direct Fuel Injection
Rec. Fuel Unleaded Gasoline (Regular 87 or higher) Unleaded Gasoline (Regular 87 or higher) Unleaded Gasoline (Regular 87 or higher)
Cooling System Liquid Liquid Liquid
Emission Control System WCC + UCC WCC + UCC WCC + UCC
Drivetrain
Transmission Gear Ratios: 6-speed manual transmission - - -
First 3.769:1 - -
Second 2.045:1 - -
Third 1.286:1 - -
Fourth 1.036:1 - -
Fifth 0.893:1 - -
Sixth 0.774:1 - -
Reverse 3.700:1 - -
Final drive ratio 3.833:1 - -
Transmission Gear Ratios: 6-speed automatic transmission - - -
First - 4.400:1 4.400:1
Second - 2.726:1 2.726:1
Third - 1.834:1 1.834:1
Fourth - 1.392:1 1.392:1
Fifth - 1.000:1 1.000:1
Sixth - 0.774:1 0.774:1
Reverse - 3.440:1 3.440:1
Final gear ratio - 3.065:1 3.065:1
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in.) 101.2 in. 101.2 in. 101.2 in.
Length (in.) 172.0 in. 172.0 in. 172.0 in.
Width (in.) 67.7 in. 67.7 in. 67.7 in.
Height (in.) 57.3 in. 57.3 in. 57.3 in.
Track (in.), (front/rear) 59.8 in. / 60.0 in. 59.8 in. / 60.0 in. 59.8 in. / 60.0 in.
Overhang (in.), (front/rear) 32.1 in. / 38.8 in. 32.1 in. / 38.8 in. 32.1 in. / 38.8 in.
Minimum ground clearance (in.) 5.5 in. 5.5 in. 5.5 in.
Approach angle / Departure angle (degree) 13.0 13.0 13.0
Interior Dimensions
Head room, front/rear (in.) 40.0 in. / 37.6 in. 40.0 in. / 37.6 in. 40.0 in. / 37.6 in.
Leg room, front/rear (in.) 43.8 in. / 31.1 in. 43.8 in. / 31.1 in. 43.8 in. / 31.1 in.
Shoulder room, front/rear (in.) 53.1 in. / 52.1 in. 53.1 in. / 52.1 in. 53.1 in. / 52.1 in.
Hip room, front/rear (in.) 52.1 in. / 51.2 in. 52.1 in. / 51.2 in. 52.1 in. / 51.2 in.
Passenger volume (cu. ft.) 88.4 (cu. ft.) 88.4 (cu. ft.) 88.4 (cu. ft.)
Cargo volume (rear seat up) (cu. ft.) 13.7 (cu. ft.) 13.7 (cu. ft.) 13.7 (cu. ft.)
Chassis/Suspension
Body type Steel unibody Steel unibody Steel unibody
Front suspension MacPherson strut with gas shock absorber MacPherson strut with gas shock absorber MacPherson strut with gas shock absorber
Rear suspension Coupled torsion beam axle with gas shock absorber Coupled torsion beam axle with gas shock absorber Coupled torsion beam axle with gas shock absorber
Steering
Type / Power Source Electric Power Steering Electric Power Steering Electric Power Steering
Steering ratio 15.5:1 15.5:1 15.5:1
Turns, lock-to-lock 2.82 2.82 2.82
Turning circle, curb-to-curb (ft.) 33.5 / 34.5 33.5 / 34.5 33.5 / 34.5
Sway Bar (mm) 20 20 22
Brakes
Type Ventilated disc / Solid disc Ventilated disc / Solid disc Ventilated disc / Solid disc
Size (in.) front/rear 10.1 in. / 10.3 in. 10.1 in. / 10.3 in. 11.0 in. / 10.3 in.
Wheels/Tires
Wheel size (in.) 15 x 5.5 15 x 5.5 17 x 6.5
Tire size 185/65 R15 185/65 R15 205/45 R17
Spare Tire TMK (OPT: T125/80 D15) TMK (OPT: T125/80 D15) TMK (OPT: T125/80 D15)
Curb Weights
Manual transmission 2,656 lbs. - -
Automatic transmission 2,573 lbs. 2,656 lbs. 2,729 lbs.
Estimated Fuel Economy
Manual transmission, city/highway/combined (mpg) 27/38/31 - -
IVT Automatic Transmission (est) - 27/37/31 27/37/31
Automatic transmission with ISG (Eco Package), city/highway/combined (mpg) - 28/37/31 28/37/31
Fuel tank capacity (gallons) 11.4 11.4 11.4
Media Contacts
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mobile: (310) 221-1696
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