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2009 Kia Rio Comparisons

Base Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $11,495.00 $13,920.00 $14,100.00
Destination $695.00 $720.00 $720.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 1.6L I4 1.6L I4 1.6L I4
Horsepower 110 @ 6000 RPM 110 @ 6000 RPM 106 @ 6400 RPM
Torque 107 @ 4500 RPM 106 @ 4500 RPM 105 @ 3800 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 1599 1599 1598
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.0 X 3.4 3.0 X 3.4 3.1 X 3.2
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 10:1 10.8:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 27 26 27
Highway (mpg) 33 35 34

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2365.6 2403.0 2568.4
Wheelbase (in.) 98.4 98.4 97.6
Length (in.) 166.9 168.5 169.7
Width (in.) 66.7 66.7 67.3
Height (in.) 57.9 57.9 59.3
Track Front (in.) 57.9 57.9 57.1
Track Rear (in.) 57.5 57.5 56.3
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.6 39.6 39.3
Rear Headroom (in.) 37.8 37.8 37.4
Front Legroom (in.) 42.8 42.8 41.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 34.3 34.3 35.4
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 53.5 53.5 53.6
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.1 53.1 52.8
Front Hip Room (in.) 50.8 50.6 51.6
Rear Hip Room (in.) 50.0 49.6 52.8

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 92.2 92.2 90.8

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension torsion torsion torsion
Tires 175/70R14 185/65R14 185/60R14

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks N/A N/A N/A

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio satellite N/A AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A N/A
Tilt Steering N/A N/A Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning N/A Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows N/A N/A N/A

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