Kia has announced that for the U.S. market, the four-door Kia Rio sedan has a starting price of $14,150, including a $750 destination charge. This price is $200 lower than the hatchback. However, they use the same 1.6-liter and the same manual gearbox. Kia has also revealed that the automatic version has a starting price of $15,250.
The sedan is equipped with a 1.6-liter GDI and is offered in three trim levels: LX, EX and SX. The manual version offers a fuel economy rating of 30 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway.'
Throughout the range, its standard equipment include air conditioning, electric power steering, an MP3 audio system with USB and auxiliary ports, SiriusXM satellite radio with three months complimentary service, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), ABS, Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) and Vehicle Stability Management (VSM).
"The top-of-the-line SX trim starts at $17,5004 and offers an abundance of upscale features, including standard metal pedals, LED front accents lights, LED taillights, a Supervision meter cluster, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, power-folding outside mirrors, dual illuminated vanity mirrors, and UVO powered by Microsoft voice-activated infotainment system with rear camera display." said the press release.