2018 Kia Rio Pricing


Edmunds Rating
4.0 / 5.0

Pros

  • Sporty handling makes it entertaining to drive
  • Solid build quality for such a price-conscious car
  • Long warranty coverage for peace of mind
  • Hatchback model has class-leading cargo space

Cons

  • Sedan has subpar cargo space
  • Base LX and S have a non-telescoping steering wheel
  • Standard equipment is a bit bare-bones

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Features & Specs

LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)S 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
Starting MSRP$14,990$16,100$16,400
MPG323232
Seating555
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic6-speed shiftable automatic
Fuelgasgasgas
Horsepower130 hp @ 6300 rpm130 hp @ 6300 rpm130 hp @ 6300 rpm

Safety

Our experts’ favorite Rio safety features:

Forward Collision Warning

Warns you if a front collision is imminent. Available only on the top-trim EX model.
Rearview Camera

Helps navigate into tight parking spots and avoid collisions when backing out of spots in crowded parking lots.
Automatic Emergency Braking

Helps mitigate an accident by engaging the brakes when a front collision is sensed — standard only on the EX trim level.

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New 2018Kia RioEX
MSRP:$19,475
Est.Loan: $355/mo
Fairfax Kia(3)
15.4 mi away
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Price Includes KIA Customer Cash:($1000.00) Total Savings:($1000.00)! INCLUDES Destination Fee. EXCLUDES applicable; governmental title and registration Fees Taxes Dealer Processing Fee and Dealer Installed equipment.

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MSRP:$17,400
Est.Loan: $318/mo
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Herson's Kia includes a Two year or 24,000 mile maintenance package with every new Kia purchased or leased. The maintenance package includes oil changes and all regularly scheduled maintenance according to the vehicles maintenance minder system. This offer is exclusive to Herson's Kia. For more details visit our website www.hersonskia.com or call 301-340-3100 and speak to our service consultants.

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Check out this 2018! This vehicle rocks its class with 4-cylinder efficiency and distinctive styling! Kia prioritized practicality, efficiency, and style by including: fully automatic headlights, telescoping steering wheel, and 1-touch window functionality. Smooth gearshifts are achieved thanks to the efficient 4 cylinder engine, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. Both high fuel economy and flexible performance are assured by the 6 speed automatic transmission. Our sales reps are knowledgeable and professional. They'll work with you to find the right vehicle at a price you can afford. We are here to help you.

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MSRP:$14,925
Est.Loan: $272/mo
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This Kia won't be on the lot long! There is no mistaking this compact for anything but extraordinary. Kia paid particular attention to efficiency and practicality with the following features: adjustable headrests in all seating positions, a trip computer, and more. Smooth gearshifts are achieved thanks to the efficient 4 cylinder engine, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. We encourage you to browse our online inventory, schedule a test drive and investigate financing options.

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MSRP:$19,874
Est.Loan: $362/mo
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MSRP:$14,925
Est.Loan: $272/mo
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Dealer Notes

Customer Cash: -$1,000 Military: -$400 + TAX, TAGS, FREIGHT, $299 DEALER PROCESSING CHARGE, AND STATE FEES. MAY REQUIRE FINANCING THROUGH KIA MOTORS FINANCE WITH APPROVED CREDIT, NOT ALL MANUFACTURER OFFERS COMBINE. PRICING INCLUDES ALL REBATES AND INCENTIVES. VEHICLES MAY HAVE DEALER INSTALLED OPTIONS.

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Aurora Black 2018 Kia Rio LX FWD Manual 1.6L 4-CylinderOur Promise - Simple. Honest. Fair. Here at Kia of Waldorf we have been in business for over 40 years! Our Bayside For Life program includes Oil Changes, Tire Rotations, Car Washes and more! With a 4.7 out of 5 DealerRater rating our reputation precedes us! We would be honored to gain your business and trust. Give us a call! 37/29 Highway/City MPGOnline prices include all available rebates which creates the most competitive price. Not all customers qualify for all rebates. We will work with each customer to get to the very best price available to them. Includes Bayside For Life Oil Changes, Tire Rotations, Car Washes, Earn Points, and more Call For Details. **We make every effort to provide accurate information, but please verify options and price before purchasing. All vehicles are subject to prior sale. The ""E-Price or Internet Price"" is quoted to give you the best possible deal. Some quotes include all available rebates and incentives and does not include taxes, tags, freight, dealer processing fee and dealer installed options. Special financing is available on some vehicles in lieu of certain rebates and incentives. Not all customers will qualify for all incentives. Additional savings may be available due to changing programs. Rebates and Incentives are subject to change at any time. See dealer for details. Occasionally, pricing and data errors and omissions may occur on various vehicles and offers. Upon notification, such errors and omissions will be promptly removed or fixed. Inaccurate prices and data errors and/or omissions do not constitute valid prices or retail offers. $1,000 - KIA Customer Cash. Exp. 05/31/2018, $400 - Military Program. Exp. 05/31/2018 Bayside for life Platinum rebate - $1,000 towards trade in for our Platinum members

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MSRP:$17,205
Est.Loan: $312/mo
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Here it is! Hurry and take advantage now! This Kia won't be on the lot long! You'll appreciate its safety and convenience features! Kia infused the interior with top shelf amenities, such as: an outside temperature display, tilt and telescoping steering wheel, and 1-touch window functionality. Smooth gearshifts are achieved thanks to the efficient 4 cylinder engine, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. Both high fuel economy and flexible performance are assured by the 6 speed automatic transmission. We pride ourselves in the quality that we offer on all of our vehicles. Stop by our dealership or give us a call for more information.

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MSRP:$17,585
Est.Loan: $317/mo
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Est.Loan: $363/mo
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Est.Loan: $366/mo
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Internet price includes all applicable rebates, incentives, dealer discounts, and coupons. Price shown excludes tax, tag and title fees, freight, and $300 dealer processing fee (not required by law). Some rebates and/or incentives may be in lieu of special financing; not all customers may qualify for all rebates or incentives. $1,000 - KIA Customer Cash. Exp. 05/31/2018

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Est.Loan: $296/mo
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18.3 mi away
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Herson's Kia includes a Two year or 24,000 mile maintenance package with every new Kia purchased or leased. The maintenance package includes oil changes and all regularly scheduled maintenance according to the vehicles maintenance minder system. This offer is exclusive to Herson's Kia. For more details visit our website www.hersonskia.com or call 301-340-3100 and speak to our service consultants.

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The car you've always wanted! How about this great vehicle! This is a superior vehicle at an affordable price! Kia infused the interior with top shelf amenities, such as: adjustable headrests in all seating positions, an outside temperature display, and much more. Smooth gearshifts are achieved thanks to the efficient 4 cylinder engine, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. Both high fuel economy and flexible performance are assured by the 6 speed automatic transmission. We pride ourselves in the quality that we offer on all of our vehicles. Stop by our dealership or give us a call for more information.

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Est.Loan: $292/mo
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Check out this 2018! This is a superb vehicle at an affordable price! Kia infused the interior with top shelf amenities, such as: a trip computer, front bucket seats, and much more. Smooth gearshifts are achieved thanks to the efficient 4 cylinder engine, and for added security, dynamic Stability Control supplements the drivetrain. Both high fuel economy and flexible performance are assured by the 6 speed automatic transmission. Our sales reps are extremely helpful knowledgeable. We'd be happy to answer any questions that you may have. Stop in and take a test drive!

2018 Kia Rio Overview

The 2018 Kia Rio is offered in the following submodels: Hatchback, Sedan. Available styles include LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A), S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A), S 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A), LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A), LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M), EX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A), EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A), and LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6M). Kia Rio models are available with a 1.6 L-liter gas engine, with output up to 130 hp, depending on engine type. The 2018 Kia Rio comes with front wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 6-speed shiftable automatic. The 2018 Kia Rio comes with a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. basic warranty, a 5 yr./ 60000 mi. roadside warranty, and a 10 yr./ 100000 mi. powertrain warranty.

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What's a good price for a New 2018 Kia Rio?
2018 Kia Rio EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $19,295. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $1,845 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $1,845 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $17,450.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 9.6% below the MSRP.

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We are showing 3 2018 Kia Rio EX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $16,015. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $4,260 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $4,260 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $11,755.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 26.6% below the MSRP.

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We are showing 5 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M)

The 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $14,795. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) is trending $3,994 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $3,994 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $10,801.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) is 27% below the MSRP.

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We are showing 2 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $17,205. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $843 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $843 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $16,362.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 4.9% below the MSRP.

Available Inventory:

We are showing 3 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $15,885. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $2,898 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $2,898 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $12,987.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 18.2% below the MSRP.

Available Inventory:

We are showing 3 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $16,995. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $3,055 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $3,055 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $13,940.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 18% below the MSRP.

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We are showing 2 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $17,125. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $3,301 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $3,301 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $13,824.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 19.3% below the MSRP.

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2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A)

The 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $16,095. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is trending $496 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $496 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $15,599.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) is 3.1% below the MSRP.

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We are showing 2 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M)

The 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) can be purchased for less than the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (aka MSRP) of $14,925. The average price paid for a new 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) is trending $2,735 below the manufacturer’s MSRP.

Edmunds members save an average of $2,735 by getting upfront special offers. The estimated special offer price in your area is $12,190.

The average savings for the 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) is 18.3% below the MSRP.

Available Inventory:

We are showing 2 2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6M) vehicle(s) available in the in the Ashburn area.

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2018 Kia Rio Gas Mileage

2018 Kia Rio LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A), 6-speed shiftable automatic, regular unleaded
32 compined MPG,
28 city MPG/37 highway MPG

2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl 6A), 6-speed shiftable automatic, regular unleaded
32 compined MPG,
28 city MPG/37 highway MPG

2018 Kia Rio S 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A), 6-speed shiftable automatic, regular unleaded
32 compined MPG,
28 city MPG/37 highway MPG

EPA Est. MPG32
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drive
Displacement1.6 L
Passenger Volume103.6 cu.ft.
Wheelbase101.6 in.
Length172.6 in.
Width67.9 in.
Height57.1 in.
Curb Weight2714 lbs.