Budget-minded automotive shoppers in the Novato-area have a plethora of choices for the subcompact car segment, but a model that stands out from the pack is the 2019 Kia Rio at Kia Marin! Offered in sedan and hatchback models, the 2019 Rio boasts youthful styling, a fun-to-drive nature, high fuel economy, and advanced technologies — all at an affordable price.
Under the hood of the 2019 Kia Rio is the Gamma 1.6 GDI four-cylinder engine. Mated to the smooth-shifting 6-speed automatic transmission, the engine enables the Rio to get a fuel-sipping estimated highway fuel economy of 37 mpg. Also, with its quick acceleration, electric power steering, MacPherson Strut front suspension, and Twist Beam rear suspension, the Rio provides a delightful driving experience.
The 2019 Kia Rio is a very safe car. Its advanced airbag suite includes front, side, and side curtain airbags, along with sensors that can adjust the deployment according to the intensity of an impact. Also, the high-strength steel frame is crash-optimized to help lessen the blow from a collision. Additionally, the Rio has many active safety features, including Electronic Stability Control, Hill Start Assist Control, and Vehicle Stability Management.
The 2019 Kia Rio offers many advanced multimedia and connectivity technologies. The UVO infotainment system offers a multitude of useful features and services, including help with calling roadside service and assistance with locating your parking spot. With Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, you can access the apps from your Apple or Android device via the 7” color touchscreen display in the Rio. And with the available 6-speaker audio system with front tweeters, you’ll enjoy a high-quality sound experience.
Here at Kia Marin, we invite subcompact car shoppers in the San Francisco Bay Area to come test drive the 2019 Kia Rio!