2017 Kia Rio vs 2017 Ford Fiesta

Small and efficient, the compact sedan offers a low purchase price and great fuel economy rating for drivers looking to take on the road without breaking the bank. The daily commute is made more comfortable and convenient with each passing year, as the 2017 Kia Rio proves that small size doesn't necessarily mean sacrificing high-tech innovation and comfort. Check out the differences between the 2017 Kia Rio and 2017 Ford Fiesta in this comparison of engine specs and interior features.

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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

When it comes to engine specs, there are a lot of similarities between the 2017 Kia Rio and 2017 Ford Fiesta. Both compact vehicles come with a standard 1.6-liter inline-four-cylinder engine that is paired with a manual transmission. The available automatic transmission can add convenience, while also offering you the same estimated fuel economy ratings as with the manual transmission. The 2017 Kia Rio does offer boosted horsepower and torque, meaning that despite achieving the same number of miles per gallon, it offers a more responsive and powerful driving experience.

As for interior features, both the 2017 Kia Rio and 2017 Ford Fiesta have a variety of high tech 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

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