The Kia Rio has long been a top-selling car because of its amazing affordability, which includes a ton of features that give a lot of value back to its users. This year’s 2016 Kia Rio offers its users an all-new exterior that is downright attractive and sexy. It even has a powerful engine that allows the vehicle to produce excellent fuel efficiency. Starting at a base price of $14,165, the Rio is extremely affordable. For those in Auburn, NY looking to get this sedan, visit Kia of East Syracuse who offers a lot of cool promos and deals with their vehicles. Here are some essential features of the Rio EX Trim configuration.
The 2016 Kia Rio EX is an extremely attractive compact sedan that is sporty and sleek in appearance. It has a lot of angular indentations on its body to improve its aerodynamic capabilities. It exterior design starts off with a front bumper consisting of a chrome accented grille, halogen headlights and projector-beam fog lights. Moving to each side of the vehicle, the Rio EX sports 16” aluminum wheels that match well with body-colored side mirrors. Finally, in the back of the vehicle is an automatic tailgate release that is powered by Kia’s remote keyless entry system. This system also simultaneously powers all vehicle doors automatically.
Moving inside the 2016 Kia Rio EX, there is sufficient cabin space for 5 passengers. The cabin of the vehicle is outfitted in fine leather and high-quality fabrics. The cabin also features front and rear leather seats that have power and manual adjustable features as well as ergonomic lumbar support to provide added comfort to all passengers.
As a subcompact sedan, the Rio EX is adequately fast and more importantly, fuel efficient. The vehicle has a1.6 liter Inline 4-cylinder engine that propels the vehicle at maximum speeds of 138 horsepower with 123 pound feet of torque. This engine is also design to provide valuable fuel economy with its 6-speed shift-able automatic transmission and variable valve timing.
One of the reasons why Kia vehicles are fun to drive is due to their extremely modern technology. The 2016 Rio EX has features such as remote keyless entry that utilizes integrated key fob sensing to power all vehicle doors and tailgate release simultaneously. The Rio EX also has backup sensors to provide further assistance in parking in reverse. Other tech features outside the vehicle are:
- Rear View Camera - Assisting drivers in parking is a rear view camera found in the vehicle’s rear bumper. This camera transmits live video feed of the car’s rear to the UVO entertainment screen to assist drivers in backing up.
- Power-Heated Side Mirrors - Prevent smog accumulation from colder climates.
Inside the Rio EX are the following tech features:
- Kia UVO Audio System
- Satellite Radio
- Bluetooth Hands-free Connectivity
- Voice Control
- Steering Wheel Controls
- USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization
For such a small sedan, it is quite amazing to see just how many safety features the 2016 Kia Rio EX. Outside, it has ananti-theft alarm system that protects the vehicle’s exterior. In the event of a vehicular theft, the system disengages an engine immobilizer that suspends engine activation temporarily. It also has backup sensors that guide the users in parking their vehicle safely. In addition, the Rio also has exterior other safety features such as:
- 4-wheel ABS - This feature works to prevent the vehicle’s brakes from locking under any driving terrain.
- Electronic Brake Distribution - Evenly distributes brake pressure on all vehicle wheels to provide further brake stability.
- Tire-pressure Monitoring System - Automatically alerts users of low tire air on all four wheels.
- Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control - This feature keeps the vehicle’s suspension stable at all times regardless of the driving terrain.
The interior of the 2016 Kia Rio EX also includes a lot of safety features such as:
- Multiple Airbags
- Front and rear seat seatbelts
- Child Seat Fasteners
- Child Safety Locks
Kia of East Syracuse specializes in KIA new or used cars and SUVs. Located in East Syracuse, New York. Serving near Syracuse, Fulton, Auburn, Utica,Rochester, Watertown, Morrisville, Rome, and Norwich.
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