Kia Rio

2007 Kia Rio

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  • (4.2) 12 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,601$7,105
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 33
  • Engine: 110-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
2007 Kia Rio

Our Take on the 2007 Kia Rio

A sporty SX trim level joins the Rio sedan lineup for 2007. Essentially mimicking the Rio5 SX hatchback, the SX sedan includes larger wheels and a sportier interior.For 2006, Kia redesigned its compact Rio to sit on a longer wheelbase and a wider track. In addition to the new front-wheel-drive pl... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Backseat space and comfort

Notable Features

  • New SX trim level
  • 110-hp, 1.6-liter four-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Six standard airbags

2007 Kia Rio Reviews

Consumer Reviews

4.2

Average based on 12 reviews

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Very Economical to buy and own and very reliable

by fordguy from Riverside, CA on November 13, 2007

First off I am not a small car person. My first car was a 1971 Ford Galaxie 500, that set the standard for the cars I would gravitate towards in the future. The 2007 Kia Rio was not even on my radar, ... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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2007 Kia Rio Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Kia Rio Base

Head Restraints and Seats
P
Moderate overlap front
A
Side
P

IIHS Ratings

Based on Kia Rio Base

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
P
Overall Rear
P
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
A
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
A
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
P
Structure/safety cage
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
G
Driver Head and Neck
G
Driver Pelvis/Leg
P
Driver Torso
P
Overall Side
P
Rear Passenger Head Protection
G
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
A
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
M
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Kia Rio Base

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Kia Rio Base

Overall Rollover Rating
Front Seat
Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There is currently 1 recall for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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