Toyota Prius c vs. Kia Rio

Super White
VS
Silky Silver

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$19,363 - $22,176
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.77 / 5
22 Reviews
4.59 / 5
39 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
99 hp
130 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.5L 4
1.6L GDI 16

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
38.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35 in.
33.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37 in.
37.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
Not Available
13.7 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
100.4 in.
101.6 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
31.4 ft.
33.5 ft.

Length

Length
159.8 in.
172.6 in.

Width

Width
67.5 in.
67.9 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2530 .lbs
2648 - 2727 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
99 hp
130 hp

Torque

Torque
82 ft. lbs.
119 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
9.5 gal.
11.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 - 22 mpg
29 - 19 mpg

City

City
48 mpg
28 - 29 mpg

Highway

Highway
43 mpg
37 mpg

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Toyota Prius c
Kia Rio

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
87.4 ft³.
89.9 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2530 lbs.
2648 - 2727 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
46 mpg.
32 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas/Electric I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
1.5 L/91
1.6 L/97

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
3.8
5.5

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P175/65HR15
P185/65TR15

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P175/65HR15
P185/65TR15

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 5 in.
15 X 5.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 5 in.
15 X 5.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Not Available

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Not Available

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
31.4 ft.
33.5 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
Front Disc/Rear Drum

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10 in.
11 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9 in.
8 in.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
Yes

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
9 in.
8 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
9.5 gal.
11.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.6 in.
38.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
42.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
52.3 in.
54.1 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
51 in.
52.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37 in.
37.4 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35 in.
33.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.7 in.
53.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
50.8 in.
52.4 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
100.4 in.
101.6 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
159.8 in.
172.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
67.5 in.
67.9 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.7 in.
57.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
58.5 in.
59.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
58.1 in.
60 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
17.1 ft³.
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Prius
Rio

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact
Subcompact

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.5
1.6

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4