Kia unveiled the 4th Generation of Kia Rio at Paris Motor Show 2016. The 4th Generation Kia Rio is a front engine front wheel/ four-wheel drive subcompact hatchback. Kia Rio 2020 featured an updated and sportier design language as well as larger exterior dimensions compared to the previous 3rd generation Kia Rio making for a more spacious interior.
The Kia Rio is available in 3 variants S, EX, and LS. Kia is planning to bring the 1.4 engine option in Pakistan. however, in some parts of the world 1.6 variants are also available with the sedan body size. The Price of Kia Rio 2019 will be kept near to 15 lacs which will bring good competition in the hatchback market of Pakistan.
Kia Rio 2020 exterior features a unique and distinctive design language. Kia Rio 4th generation gets refreshed in some aspects of the car’s character without straying too far from the script. The front end houses sleek narrow upswept headlights, a small grill with a chrome accent and exquisite grill design on the front bumper.
The rear end houses sharp trapezium styled side swept headlights and a horizontal chrome trim piece running the length of the standard case tailgate. All other variants of the Kia Rio 2020 feature identical styling in every aspect. The overall exterior of the 4th Generation Kia Rio features a fairly unique design language that allows itself to differentiate itself from its rivals.
Kia Rio 2020 interior features black and polished silver trim pieces. The front and rear seats are covered in fabric. Standard features include air conditioning, 8 airbags, cup holders, power lock doors, power steering, power windows, tachometer and a 7-inch infotainment system.
Features on the higher end S variant include a front and rear spoiler, front fog lights, Xenon headlights and side airbags. Options include satellite navigation, climate control, leather upholstery, power door mirrors, cruise control, Xenon headlights and rear fog lamps.
The overall interior of the Kia Rio 4th generation features a good amount of interior space in both the front and rear for a hatchback of its exterior dimensions. It also offers a good level of comfort, comfortable ride with its soft suspensions setup and a good level of interior refinement.
The main competitors of the Kia Rio 2019 are the Suzuki Cultus, FAW V2, Suzuki Swift, Toyota Passo, Daihatsu Mira, Honda N One, Suzuki Wagon R and Suzuki Alto.