2017 Kia Rio vs 2017 Ford Fiesta

With their small design and efficient setups, compact sedans have come to be an important part of the roadways. Compacts are known for low purchase prices and saving their owners loads of money at the pump. Compact cars enable drivers to go anywhere without breaking the bank. Every year, new models are released that make the daily commute more affordable, and Kia is no exception to this. The 2017 Kia Rio proves that with a compact, there is no need to compromise on quality or comfort. Check out this comparison we've put together about the 2017 Kia Rio vs the 2017 Ford Fiesta. 

If you're intereseted in getting behind the wheel of the new 2017 Kia Rio, then contact your friends here at Riverchase Kia. The friendly Kia experts at Riverchase Kia are here to answer your questions, give you a professional tour of the Rio and get you started on the quick and easy financing process.

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2017 Kia Rio VS 2017 Ford Fiesta
1.6-Liter I-4 Standard Engine 1.6-Liter I-4
138/123 Horsepower/Torque 120/112
36 MPG Highway Fuel Economy 36 MPG
Yes Available Auto Transmission Yes

2017 Kia Rio vs 2017 Fiesta Available Safety Features

Both the Ford Fiesta and the Kia Rio offer drivers similar engine and performance specs. Both models come with a standard engine that is a 1.6L inline four-cylinder paired with a manual transmission. Drivers have the choice of an automatic transmission, providing the same great fuel economy. One performance spec that's hard to ignore is the extra torque and boosted horsepower which the 2017 Rio offers its drivers while achieving the same exceptional fuel economy as the less powerful Fiesta.

On the inside, both models offer a variety of available and standard features and options. If you're looking for the convenience of technology to make your daily commute more exciting, ask about the 2017 Kia Rio's optional touchscreen with the UVO infotainment system. Higher trims offer technology like a voice-activated navigation system and Bluetooth compatibility for connecting and utilizing your smartphone devices.

Safety features available for both the 2017 Kia Rio and 2017 Ford Fiesta include a rear parking assist feature and daytime running headlights. Other standard high-tech features for both the Fiesta and the Rio include: electronic traction control, hill assist control, and a variety of airbags for driver and passenger protection 

2017 Kia Rio Interior Technology
2017 Kia Rio Dashboard
2017 Kia Rio Center Console Cupholders
2017 Kia Rio Passenger Space