New Kia 2022 Kia Rio near Detroit MI for Sale near Detroit l Southfield MI
2022 Kia Rio near Detroit MI
If you are in the market for a small sedan or hatchback, the team at Glassman Kia encourages you to consider the 2022 Kia Rio. The Rio is a nameplate that elevates consumer expectations when it comes to affordable subcompact vehicles. In fact, Car and Driver magazine awarded the latest Rio 9 out of 10 and lauded it for an elegant cabin, ride comfort and handling that transcend its price point. Our Kia dealership serving Detroit Southfield Troy Dearborn Novi offers the Rio in two core trim levels. The LX is the well-equipped base model and limited to the popular four-door sedan form factor, and the up-level S adds a range of popular features and also gives you the option of the exciting five-door hatchback.
Exterior – Kia Dealer serving Detroit MI
The 2022 Kia Rio near Detroit has a 101.6-inch wheelbase and a 5.5-inch ground clearance. The sedan has a total length of 172.6 inches—about 14.4 feet. The hatchback is shorter at 160.0 inches—about 13.3 feet. Width and height are the same at 67.9 and 57.1 inches, respectively. The base LX trim level includes 15-inch steel wheels with full wheel covers and power heated side mirrors. The up-level S trim adds remote keyless entry. It also has a trunk/hatchback opener that you can activate from the key fob.
Whether you opt for the sedan or the hatchback, the 2022 Kia Rio near Detroit is a five-passenger vehicle. There are some minor differences on paper. The hatchback offers a bit more total passenger volume, for instance, but the practical differences are not really notable for the average consumer. Front headroom is about 39 inches. Front legroom is about 42 inches, and rear legroom is about 34 inches. The difference that will most inform your decision is the cargo area. The sedan has a trunk that provides 13.7 cubic feet. The hatchback has an interior cargo area that measures 17.4 cubic feet and which can be expanded to 32.8 cubic feet when the rear seat is not in use.
Kia Rio Mechanical specs
All Rio models sold and leased at our Kia dealership serving Detroit Southfield Troy Dearborn Novi are front-wheel drive vehicles, and this is true whether you opt for the sedan or hatchback. The front suspension features a MacPherson strut and shock absorbers. The rear suspension features a coupled torsion beam axle and twin-tube shock absorbers. Four-wheel antilock disc brakes are standard.
Powertrain – Kia Dealership near Detroit MI
Every 2022 Kia Rio near Detroit is powered by 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. Kia mates this engine to a continuously variable automatic transmission. It is notable that Kia markets its CVT as an i-CVT or IVT. The “I” indicates that it is an intelligent system that aims to mimic the sound and feel of a traditional automatic transmission. The Rio delivers plenty of acceleration to make it a more-than-capable commuter and around-towner, and Car and Driver was pleased with its suspension, which it said provides the Rio with a pleasant demeanor.
Safety – 2022 Kia Rio dealer
All models have the latest Uvo infotainment system. They also have a color HD 8-inch touchscreen, which is a nice touch at this price point. Better yet, you get advanced features like wireless Android and Apple device integration. Automatic headlamps and a rear-camera display is standard equipment. Beyond that, Kia does not include driver assists in order to keep the Rio as affordable as possible. However, if you want them, you have the option of a Technology package with the S trim level. It adds automatic high-beam control, forward collision avoidance with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning with lane keeping assist, lane following assist and driver attention monitoring.
The 2022 Kia Rio is a great example of how not all affordable cars are the same. A sedan or hatchback can be affordable and still deliver you great value, and you can see that firsthand with a test-drive at our location serving Detroit Southfield Troy Dearborn Novi. You can also call Glassman Kia or contact us online via text or email to learn about current specials, request custom quotes and more. Prefer to shop online? Explore our website. We offer numerous tools, including live assistance via chat!