The base engine offered on the 2018 Kia Rio Hatchback is a 1.6-liter Gas that makes 130 hp @ 6300 rpm and 119 lb.-ft. @ 4850 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Automatic. Equipped with this engine, the 2018 Kia Rio Hatchback takes 8.5 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and achieves the quarter-mile in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 1.6-liter I4 that makes 130 hp @ 6300 rpm and 119 lb.-ft. @ 4850 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Manual. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Kia Rio Hatchback takes only 8.5 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

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2018 Kia Rio Hatchback 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
EX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6M)
S 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
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8.5 sec

2018 Kia Rio Hatchback vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2018 Ford Fiesta Hatchback6.3 sec---
2018 Kia Forte Hatchback8.2 sec---
2018 Honda Fit8.2 - 8.5 sec---
2018 Chevrolet Sonic8.5 sec---
2018 Kia Rio Hatchback8.5 sec---
2018 Nissan Versa Note Hatchback9.2 sec12.9 sec110 mph140 ft.

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2017 Kia Rio Hatchback 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
EX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
SX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
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8.5 sec

2017 Kia Rio Hatchback vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

2016 Kia Rio Hatchback 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
SX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
EX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
+2 More
10.9 sec

2016 Kia Rio Hatchback vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

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