2017 Kia Rio Garden Grove CA
When did a new car become so expensive? Anyone who has been driving for more than a decade can remember a time when it really wasn’t so difficult to find a new car at an affordable price. If you’re shopping for the 2017 Kia Rio, available in Garden Grove CA at Garden Grove Kia, you’ll find that this is still the case. The model is a smart option for those looking for a compact car to go off to college, commute or just as an efficient and attractive daily driver to work, the grocery store and anywhere else.
What do you need to know about the 2017 Kia Rio? The model is an attractive option that turns heads in up to eight different color options from vibrant to neutral hues. A simple front end pairs with a uniquely chiseled side body to look appealing at every angle, and it’s just as visually stunning in the interior. The model comes in just two trims, the LX and EX, with the base model offering up simple black woven seats, while the upgrade has a higher quality feel with premium knit or optional leatherette seating surfaces.
For such a small car, the top concern is always whether a model will be underpowered. The 2017 Kia Rio has a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 138 horsepower and 123 pound-feet of torque. Transmission options include a standard six-speed manual or an upgraded six-speed automatic..
What technology is considered a necessity? The Kia Rio comes standard with a four-speaker sound system with USB, AM/FM, MP3, CD and SiriusXm radio, A/C, woven cloth seating, a six-way adjustable driver’s seat, a center console with sliding armrest and steering-wheel mounted audio control buttons.
The 2017 Kia Rio is a compact economy car for those who are looking for easy maneuverability. Total passenger volume sits at 88.4 cubic feet, while still leaving a 13.7 cubic-foot area for all your cargo needs. This is standard for its class, and allows the model to zip into tight parking space.
Is the 2017 Kia Rio right for you?
Smart shoppers look around to weigh the pros and cons of a variety of options on the market. It only makes sense to see what the competition is offering, so how do you decide if the 2017 Kia Rio is right for you? It’s all a matter of what your primary needs are.
Between the two trim levels, you see a wide variety of options to go from a fairly no-frills option to one that includes all the latest features. When it comes to your budget, this makes it a versatile choice. Some drivers are fond of advanced technology, while others still want a basic radio with manual controls. If this is you, you’ll find the Kia Rio is a simple car that puts the focus back on driving.
All of which isn’t to say that you can’t find everything you want in the Kia Rio, as it is every bit as competitive as other options in the segment. The EX trim is priced to match the base trim offered by the competition and comes standard with a six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth with audio, cruise control, power windows and locks and much more. You’ll also find optional add-ons like a rearview camera, a 4.3-inch color touchscreen and the eco-friendly Idle Stop and Go system.
Of course, the best way to find out if a car is a fit is to take it for a test drive. Stop by Garden Grove Kia to see for yourself whether the 2017 Kia Rio is your top choice for your daily commute.