2016 Kia Rio vs. 2016 Chevrolet Sonic

2016 Kia Rio vs. 2016 Chevrolet Sonic

2016 Kia Rio


2016 Chevrolet Sonic

$15,220 at Yonkers Kia Price Starts at $16,183 (The Competition)
29, 38 MPG (City, Highway) 28, 39
138 Horsepower 138
27, 37 Base MPG (Automatic Trans.) 25, 35
10 years or 100,000 miles Warranty Coverage – Limited Powertrain 5 years or 60,000 miles
33.5 Turning Circle (Feet) 34.5 to 36.1
2,494 to 2,732 Curb Weight (Pounds) 2,733 to 2,894

The Kia Rio and the Chevrolet Sonic are both reliable cars and offer plenty of features. In terms of price, the Kia Rio is slightly less expensive. Both cars fall in the affordable car category, with a price tag of less than $20,000. The Kia Rio and the Chevrolet Sonic also come with many other features, and comparing their performance and features will help you figure out which car to buy.


While the Kia Rio is at an advantage in terms of price, it also offers superior warranty cover. The Kia Rio warranty stands for five years and covers 60,000 miles, against the three-year, 36,000 miles warranty offered on the Sonic. This makes the Kia Rio a great choice of a car. Whether you are planning to buy your first car or need a family car for your regular commutes, the Kia Rio is the affordable choice.


Both cars are fitted with a 4 cylinder engine. The Kia Rio offers slightly better performance in terms of mileage. Both cars have a similar capacity for fuel tank storage. Thanks to its smaller size, the Kia Rio is easier to park. The cars feature similar torque. They also compare evenly when it comes to engine output. The Kia Rio does better in terms of turn radius, as it has a smaller radius and can be driven around in smaller lanes and roads.


Both cars can accommodate five people. While the Sonic does offer slightly more legroom to back row passengers, the Kia Rio has more leg room up front. This makes the Kia Rio perfect for your journeys. It is particularly more comfortable for drivers. The Sonic does better than the Rio in terms of cargo space. It can store more cargo. The Kia Rio cargo space is sufficient for your daily, regular trips around town.

There are plenty of features and conveniences that make the Kia Rio the perfect vehicle for your daily commuting needs. Thanks to its comfortable interiors and good mileage, the car can also be used for weekend getaways to other cities. If you are looking for a high value, affordable car, the Kia Rio is the best choice.

At Yonkers Kia, you can take the Kia Rio for a test drive. You can also look for good deals on Kia cars. Yonkers Kia will help you find car loans. If you own a Kia car, the dealership will help you locate parts for the car if needed.


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