Kia Rio

12 Great Cars for Graduates and New Professionals

By Jennifer Geiger on May 14, 2018

For some parents, spring signals a time to gently encourage their recent graduate to take the next steps toward independence. In my head, it goes something like this: Little bird, real life is c... Read More
2018 Kia Rio Video Review

By Jennifer Geiger on January 12, 2018

CARS.COM — Shopping for a subcompact car is about as exciting as shopping for a pair of sneakers. The class consists of the most basic and affordable vehicles on the market. The 2018 Kia R... Read More
Luxury Vehicles, Sports Cars Cost More to Crash

By Fred Meier on January 5, 2018

CARS.COM — Based on the latest data available, the insurance industry's Highway Loss Data Institute has come up with lists of the best and worst model-year 2014-16 cars for collision d... Read More
2018 Kia Rio: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on December 5, 2017

CARS.COM — Kia redesigned its smallest vehicle for 2018, and the Rio is again available in sedan or hatchback body styles. We tested the hatchback version, and although this subcompact off... Read More
Rio, Bravo: 2018 Kia Rio Is Actually Good

By Brian Normile on November 17, 2017

CARS.COM — Strange things happen with cars sometimes. Having high expectations for the driving experience can sometimes lead to disappointment, especially if it's a car you've drea... Read More
2018 Kia Rio: Our View

By Fred Meier on October 5, 2017

A respectable redesign in an unrespected class. Read More
2018 Kia Rio: More Features, Less Price

By Jennifer Geiger on September 20, 2017

CARS.COM — Kia updated its Rio subcompact sedan and hatchback for 2018; it's now a little bigger than its predecessor, wears facelifted styling and uses revised powertrains. What's... Read More
Kia Plans New Stonic Subcompact SUV

By Fred Meier on June 7, 2017

CARS.COM — Kia has announced that it will have a new subcompact SUV out later this year and that it will be called the Stonic. The automaker released some teaser renderings for the vehicle... Read More
Smaller Cars Have Larger Fatality Risks

By Fred Meier on May 25, 2017

CARS.COM — Small four-door sedans dominate the list of vehicles with the highest traffic fatality risks, accounting for six of the 10 vehicles with the highest driver fatality rates, accor... Read More
2017 New York Auto Show: What You Missed Today

By Matt Schmitz on April 13, 2017

CARS.COM — It's up to you, New York, New York ... to ensure that the 2017 auto-show season goes out with a bang — and so far, things are poppin' off like Times Square at midn... Read More