2018 Kia Rio 5-door Revealed in Montreal – Tiny hatchbacks are a big deal in Canada. Which is why Kia’s getting its North American debut of the 2018 Rio 5-door in Montreal. And while the Kia Rio doesn’t have a market as nicely as sister company Hyundai’s Accent; last year, the Rio outsold the Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Sonic by wholesome margins and even edged out the Nissan Versa. The Rio marketed practically as well as the Toyota Yaris and was not very far right behind the perennial favorite, Honda Fit. To keep aggressive, Kia ups the ante on the Rio and has just released the all-new 2018 Rio 5-door at the Montreal Auto Show. Here’s what you want to find out about it.
2018 Kia Rio 5-door Redesign
Offering up 493 liters of the cargo area 68 L more than the existing model) produced achievable by a body that becomes 15 millimeters for a longer time, the 2018 Rio 5-door is between the most capacious in the section. New for 2018 is a split level trunk floor, similar in reality to what we have seen Nissan put into action in the Versa Be aware. The wheelbase will grow by 10 mm, allowing for a lot more second-row legroom, 850 mm to be specific. Arm area also develops to 1,375 mm in the front and 1,355 in the back.
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are now available on the Ro 5-door. Although a 5-inch screen is regular, a 7-inch touch screen will be front and center for the car’s infotainment center. Kia has additionally announced that the 2018 Kia Rio will be the first merchandise in their Canadian lineup to feature an inlaid telematics system. The system will provide remote service, safety and security, and vehicle connection control professional services geared towards boosting the acquisition encounter. It will be totally free on select trims and is free for the first five years. A heated steering wheel and heated front seats are typical on all Rio 5-door models. A backup camera will also be standard kit on the new car.