Ford Fiesta vs. Kia Rio

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VS
Silver

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$12,949 - $15,028
$13,900 - $14,990

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.65 / 5
52 Reviews
4.59 / 5
39 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
120 hp
130 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L Ti
1.6L GDI 16

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
38.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
31.2 in.
33.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 - 37.2 in.
37.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12.8 cu. ft.
13.7 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

AUX Input

AUX Input

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Steel

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
98 in.
101.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.4 ft.
33.5 ft.

Length

Length
159.7 - 173.6 in.
172.6 in.

Width

Width
67.8 in.
67.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2537 - 2616 .lbs
2648 - 2727 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
120 hp
130 hp

Torque

Torque
112 ft. lbs.
119 ft. lbs.

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
12.4 gal.
11.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
14 - 36 mpg
29 - 19 mpg

City

City
27 mpg
28 - 29 mpg

Highway

Highway
35 - 37 mpg
37 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Fiesta
Kia Rio

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback - Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Subcompact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
85.1 ft³.
89.9 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2537 - 2616 lbs.
2648 - 2727 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
30 - 31 mpg.
32 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 mpg.
28 - 29 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
35 - 37 mpg.
37 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
99J
Regular Unleaded I-4

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
1.6 L/97

Displacement

Displacement
1.6 L/97
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
6

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
44A
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

Trans Type

Trans Type
5 - 6
3.77 - 4.40

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
2.04 - 2.73

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.85 - 3.92
1.29 - 1.83

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 - 2.43
1.04 - 1.39

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 - 1.44
0.89 - 1.00

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.95 - 1.02
0.77

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76 - 0.87
3.44 - 3.70

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
3.06 - 4.06

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.51 - 3.61
410

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90 - 4.07
5.5

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
500
90

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7 - 5.8
Strut

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Strut

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
P185/65TR15

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P185/60HR15
P185/65TR15

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P185/60HR15
15 X 5.5 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
15 X 5.5 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 6 in.
Steel

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 6 in.
Steel

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Rack-Pinion

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Steel
33.5 ft.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Front Disc/Rear Drum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
4-Wheel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.4 ft.
11 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
8 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
8 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.2 in.
11.9 gal.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
7.9 in.
38.9 in.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
42.1 in.

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
7.9 in.
54.1 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.4 gal.
52.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
37.4 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
33.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
52.7 in.
53.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
50.6 in.
52.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 - 37.2 in.
101.6 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
31.2 in.
172.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
49 in.
67.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49.2 in.
57.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
98 in.
59.8 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
159.7 - 173.6 in.
60 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
67.8 in.
5.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58 - 58.1 in.
13.7 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
57.7 in.
Rio

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
57.7 in.
Subcompact

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
14.9 ft³.
Sedan

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
25.4 ft³.
1.6

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12.8 ft³.
DOHC

Model Group

Model Group
Fiesta
aluminum

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact
4

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback - Sedan
4