Research 2015 Kia Rio specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX 4dr Sedan Man LX


Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.7


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 410


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 5.7


Displacement 1.6 L/97
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 138 @ 6300
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 123 @ 4850
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 101.2
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 60
Track Width, Front (in) 59.9
Height, Overall (in) 57.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.7
Length, Overall (in) 171.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.4

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 31.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.1
Front Head Room (in) 40
Second Hip Room (in) 51.2
Front Hip Room (in) 52.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 88.4
Passenger Capacity 5


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37


Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5


Vehicle Name Kia Rio
Body Style Sedan


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


Front Tire Size P185/65TR15
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size
Rear Tire Size P185/65TR15


Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.04
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.04
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.77
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.83
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.70
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.89


EPA Classification Compact Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2410


Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 5.5