(4.0) 6 reviews
MSRP: $1,960$8,128
Body Style: Hatchback
Combined MPG: 33
Engine: 110-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2007 Kia Rio5

Our Take on the 2007 Kia Rio5

Our Take

Updates for the 2007 Kia Rio5 hatchback include new wheels and some light interior changes. Overall, it's virtually the same as the 2006 model. Both a sedan and a Rio Cinco wagon were offered in the prior Rio generation. For 2006, a Rio5 hatchback became available in addition to the redesign... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Backseat space and comfort
  • Cargo space
  • Uncertain reliability record

Notable Features

  • 1.6-liter four-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Hatchback body style
  • Six standard airbags


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 6 reviews

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expected better

by Doughy from Timmins, Ontario on February 24, 2007

I bought the rio5- 2 weeks ago and currently have 7500km on it. I am in the courier business and all my mileage is highway. The current gas mileage is not good, in my opinion. Considering that all I d... Read Full Review

1 Trim Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2007 Kia Rio5.

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