Kia Rio hi-tech Overview
The color range has been extended with two new paint (Urban Digital Blue and Yellow), while in the high-tech paint, white or metallic black is standard. The interior suffers dashboard enhanced by chrome trim of the four air vents and the new panel in which is inserted the sound system. Among the equipment available (depending on the version) enters the DAB digital radio and the new generation of Kia Navigation System with 7 “screen and new processors to increase processing power and therefore execution speed of all functions.
On the high-tech versions, identified by badges dedicated, standard equipment includes dual-zone automatic climate control, rear camera and Kia Navigation System that features free map update for seven years. And also the dashboard Electronic Supervision, digital radio, the tweeters additional front headlights with cornering light and light sensor, tinted rear glass, rear parking sensors and automatic monitoring of tire pressure and alloy wheels 17 “.
The new Rio range is offered with a choice of four diesel engines and gasoline-efficient, with power outputs ranging from 75 hp (diesel version in 1100) to 90 horses (diesel version in 1400); the petrol 1200 delivers 85 horsepower and will be available in version bifuel Eco-GPL. The manual gearboxes to 5 or 6 speed.
Versions are equipped with the second generation of the Kia ISG Start / Stop (standard on the new Rio High Tech), which includes the starter motor powered, electronic control of the alternator and tires with low rolling for reducing consumption and CO2 emissions. The Kia Rio in Sohari in Korea and, like all cars Kia and obviously benefit from the extended warranty 7-year / 150,000 km.