|Model Tested: Kia Rio ‘2’ 1.1 CRDi 74bhp 6-speed manual ISG+
Price: £12,840 including metallic paint at £445. The Kia Rio range starts at £9,245 for the 3-door Rio ‘1’ 1.25 litre petrol, rising to £14,145 for the 5-door Rio ‘3’ 1.4 litre CRDi.
|Good and Bad
Good Stuff: Looks great, good value proposition, high levels of standard equipment, economy, space.
Bad Stuff: Bland inside, not as economical as you might expect.
Maximum Speed: 98 mph
Economy and Costs
Official combined cycle fuel economy: 74.3 mpg
Engine: 1.1 litre three cylinder turbocharged common rail direct injection diesel
Length: 4,045 mm