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2002 Kia Rio Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2002 Kia Rio specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2002 Kia Rio warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$9,095
Invoice *
$8,722
Engine
1.5L I-4 96 HP 98 ft.lbs. @ 4,500 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
27.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
32.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
60/60,000
Engine
1.5L I-4 96 HP 98 ft.lbs. @ 4,500 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
80 amp
Battery
540 amp
Axle Ratio
4.17 / 3.74
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
11.9 gal.
Exhaust
partial stainless steel
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Suspension
strut
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Rear Suspension
semi-independent torsion beam beam
Rear Springs
coil
Steering
rack & pinion
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Vented Disc Brakes
front
Wheels
14.0 " steel
Front Tires
P175/65TR14.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel
Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
driver
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
8-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth
Headliner
full vinyl
Floor Trim
carpet
Rearview Mirror
day-night
Glove Box
glove box
Dome Light
dome light
Floor Console
full
Cup Holder
front
Instrument Panel Storage
bin
Dashboard Storage
dashboard storage
Seatback Storage
2
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
radio prep / AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
CD
in-dash mounted single
Speakers
4
Antenna
manual retractable
Door Locks
manual / power
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks
Power Outlets
1
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Smokers Package
ashtray
Lighter Elements
front
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Clock
in-dash
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Steering Wheel Type
tilt
Front Windows
manual
Rear Windows
manual
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Door Count
4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
9.2 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
165.9 "
Exterior Width
65.9 "
Exterior Height
56.7 "
Wheelbase
95 "
Front Tread
56 "
Rear Tread
57 "
Turning Radius
15.4 '
Curb Weight
2,242 lbs. / 2,297 lbs.
Front Legroom
42.8 "
Rear Legroom
32.7 "
Front Headroom
39.4 "
Rear Headroom
37.6 "
Front Hiproom
51.6 "
Rear Hiproom
53.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.0 "
Rear Shoulder Room
53.2 "
Passenger Volume
88 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
9.2 cu.ft.
Rear Spoiler
wing
Bumpers
body-colored
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored
Grille Moldings
chrome
Paint
clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
60/60,000
Major Components Months/Miles
120/100,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
60/unlimited

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2002 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.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Base 4dr Sedan
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
REAR SEAT
Cinco 4dr Station Wagon
DRIVER
PASSENGER
FRONT SEAT
N/A
REAR SEAT
N/A

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