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3/4 Front Glamour 2009 Kia Rio

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2009 Kia Rio specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2009 Kia Rio warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$11,495$13,225$14,025
    Invoice *$11,045$12,550$13,305
    Engine1.6L I-4 110 HP1.6L I-4 110 HP1.6L I-4 110 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City27.0 mpg27.0 mpg27.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy33.0 mpg33.0 mpg33.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine1.6L I-4 110 HP1.6L I-4 110 HP1.6L I-4 110 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator90 amp90 amp90 amp
    Battery540 amp540 amp540 amp
    Axle Ratio4.064.064.06
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank11.9 gal.11.9 gal.11.9 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Suspensiontorsion beam beamtorsion beam beamtorsion beam beam
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels14.0 " silver steel14.0 " steel15.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP175/70HR14.0BSW ASP185/65HR14.0BSW ASP195/55HR15.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestsdriverdriverdriver
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls8-way8-way8-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seatsbench60-40 bench60-40 bench
    Rear Headrestsfixedadjustableadjustable
    Seat Trimclothclothpremium cloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Dashboard InsertN/AN/Ametal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Seatback Storage111
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningN/Amanualmanual
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioSIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanSIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanSIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerN/AMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers444
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Door Locksmanualmanualmanual
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets222
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Smokers Packageashtrayashtrayashtray
    Lighter Elementsfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering WheelN/Atilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather
    Front Windowsmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Windowsmanualmanualmanual
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume11.9 cu.ft.11.9 cu.ft.11.9 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length166.9 "166.9 "166.9 "
    Exterior Width66.7 "66.7 "66.7 "
    Exterior Height57.9 "57.9 "57.9 "
    Wheelbase98 "98 "98 "
    Front Tread58 "58 "58 "
    Rear Tread58 "58 "58 "
    Turning Radius16.3 '16.5 '16.5 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating3,638 lbs.3,638 lbs.3,638 lbs.
    Curb Weight2,365 lbs.2,365 lbs.2,365 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating1,918 lbs.1,918 lbs.1,918 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating1,874 lbs.1,874 lbs.1,874 lbs.
    Front Legroom42.8 "42.8 "42.8 "
    Rear Legroom34.3 "34.3 "34.3 "
    Front Headroom39.6 "39.6 "39.6 "
    Rear Headroom37.8 "37.8 "37.8 "
    Front Hiproom50.8 "50.8 "50.8 "
    Rear Hiproom50.0 "50.0 "50.0 "
    Front Shoulder Room53.5 "53.5 "53.5 "
    Rear Shoulder Room53.1 "53.1 "53.1 "
    Passenger Volume92 cu.ft.92 cu.ft.92 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume11.9 cu.ft.11.9 cu.ft.11.9 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/Awing
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside Moldingsblackblackblack
    Grille Moldingsblackblackblack
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual manual remotedual manual remotedual manual remote
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Major Components Months/Miles120/100,000120/100,000120/100,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/100,00060/100,00060/100,000
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Accessories Months/Miles12/unlimited12/unlimited12/unlimited
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2009 Kia Rio safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
Base 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
LX 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
SX 4dr Sedan
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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