2021 Rio 5-door


Fuel Efficiency
7.2 / 6.0
City/Hwy (L/100km)

120 | 113
HP | lb. ft.


Interior 360

Feature Highlights


Wireless Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™

Stay connected on the move with standard Wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android AutoTM. You’ll have handsfree access via your smartphone to all your essential apps, music, texts, and more.5,6


UVO Intelligence™

The available UVO IntelligenceTM gives you a world of support to makes everything easiser. Access diagnostics, start your car, set climate control, and more – all remotely via your smartphone.2


Blind Spot Collision Warning

The Rio 5 always has your back. To help prevent collisions the available Blind Spot Detection System monitors your surroundings to give you an alert when another vehicle moves into your blind spot.


Automatic Climate Control

Step into your comfort zone. Unlike manual climate control that requires you to turn it on or off, the Rio 5’s available automatic climate control monitors and adjusts to your ideal temperature.


Forward Collision Avoidance Assist

Move forward with peace of mind. The available Forward Collision Avoidance Assist watches out for you and automatically applies the brakes if a frontal collision seems imminent.

Model Range


    • 1.6L MPI engine
    • 6-speed manual transmission
    • 15″ steel wheels with covers
    • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ 5, 6
    • Air conditioner
    • Rearview camera
    • Bluetooth connectivity4
    • Cruise control

Well-equipped from



    • 1.6L MPI engine
    • 15″ steel wheels with covers


    Adds to or upgrades from LX+ MT

    • Automatic Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
    • Drive Mode Select

Well-equipped from


LX Premium

    • 1.6L MPI engine
    • Automatic Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
    • 15″ alloy wheels


    Adds to or upgrades from LX+

    • Blind Spot Collision Warning 1
    • Heated steering wheel
    • LED daytime running lights
    • 4.2″ supervision cluster
    • Sunroof

Well-equipped from


EX Premium

    • 1.6L MPI engine
    • Automatic Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
    • 15″ machine-finished alloy wheels


    Adds to or upgrades from LX Premium

    • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist 1
    • Lane Following Assist 1
    • Smart key with push button ignition 
    • UVO Intelligence™ 2
    • SiriusXM 3

Well-equipped from


Exterior Colours

Sporty Blue *
Ultra Silver *
Radiant Red *
Steel Grey *
Snow White Pearl *
Aurora Black
Ice Blue *

* Premium Paint

Interior Colours

Black Cloth
Available on LX+ MT, LX+, LX Premium
Black Cloth
EX Premium


15" Steel Wheel
Available on LX+ MT and LX+
15" Alloy Wheel
Available on LX Premium
15" Machine-Finished Alloy Wheel
Available on EX Premium


  1. All vehicle and feature images are for illustrative purposes only.
  2. Please note that your vehicle may not be equipped with all features described. This also applies to safety-related systems and functions. None of the features we describe are intended to replace the driver’s responsibility to exercise due care while driving and are not a substitute for safe driving practices. Some features may have technological limitations. For additional information regarding the various features, including their limitations and restrictions, please refer to your vehicle’s Owner’s Manual.
  3. UVO Intelligence only available on select models and trims. Specific functionality may vary between models and trims. Destination Search is only available on vehicles with a navigation head unit. Certain functions are only accessible on the smartphone app and/or customer web portal and/or in-vehicle head unit. Service is free for the first five years from the day the vehicle was first registered for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 models. For model year 2021 onward the free trial period is three years. Monthly subscription may be applicable after the free period. Please consult your dealer for details.
  4. SiriusXM satellite radio service includes a 3 month trial and is available in the 10 provinces and three territories of Canada, and the 48 contiguous states of the U.S. Monthly subscription sold separately after three trial months.
  5. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc.
  6. Apple, the Apple logo, CarPlay, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
  7. Google, Google Play, Google Maps, and Android Auto are trademarks of Google Inc.
  8. The Kia 5-year/100,000-km warranty includes various warranties and roadside assistance. Some restrictions apply. For more information call us at 1-877-542-2886 or visit to kia.ca.
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