2020 Kia Rio in Mankato, MN
The 2020 Kia Rio in Mankato, MN has arrived at the Kia of Mankato showroom. Kia engineers and designers have built one of the automotive industry’s most efficient and well-equipped subcompact sedans currently on the market. For the 2020 model year, the new Kia Rio picks up a new universal engine that increases fuel economy scores in addition to updating and expanding owner’s access to the automaker’s most advanced connectivity features. The manufacturer has positioned the 2020 Kia Rio at the entry-level of its lineup. In order to help keep the subcompact sedan’s starting price as low as possible while still equipping the 2020 Rio with everything it needs to be successful, it is available in two trim grades, LX and S. Kia of Mankato customers can schedule a test drive with the 2020 Kia Rio today by calling, 833-212-9673.
Both trim grades of the 2020 Kia Rio have a lot to offer potential owners. The base LX model is equipped with heated and powered side mirrors, air conditioning, power windows and locks as well as a Bluetooth connectivity and a USB port. Buyers looking at the top S trim will get most, if not all of the previously mentioned features, but will also add a few more conveniences like keyless entry and a remotely controlled trunk lid. Additionally, the 2020 Rio S will offer cruise control, a center console and a 60/40 split rear seat with adjustable headrests. Arguably the most important change implemented for the 2020 Rio is the sedan’s universal access to smartphone-compatible technology. Both trims now feature a 7-inch touchscreen-based infotainment system that will be able to access both the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto suites of applications.
The 2020 Kia Rio picks up a new version of the 1.6-liter, four-cylinder engine that has been used in previous models. Both available trim grades will produce 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. Customers can expect the 2020 Rio to achieve 33 miles per gallon in the city and 41 miles per gallon on the highway, both figures represent notable increases over the previous model.
Despite residing in the subcompact sedan class of the automotive industry, the driver and passengers riding inside of the 2020 Kia Rio should have little trouble being comfortable. Those people sitting in the front seats will have up to 42.1 inches of legroom. Rear passengers can use up to 33.5 inches to stretch their legs. The 2020 Rio offers up to 13.7 cubic-feet of trunk volume.