Kia Rio 2012

4.6 (25 votes)


  • Direct-injection four-cylinder
  • Available navigation with 7-inch screen
  • EPA-estimated 37 mpg highway
  • Redesigned for 2012
  • VSM safety system can automatically make steering corrections


  • Tight backseat
  • Uncomfortable front seats
  • Active Eco mode severely diminishes performance
  • Safety concern in NHTSA side crash test


  • Automatic-transmission responsiveness
  • Gas mileage
  • Assertive styling
  • Decent power
  • Optional upscale amenities

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Information about owners of cars: names, addresses, phone numbers and VINs

Charles Ramsay

5901 S Hollyhock Way, Boise, ID 83716-6977

P: (208) 342-3965

VIN: KNADM4A38C6086999

Jamie Perez

1901 S Ten Mile Rd, Kuna, ID 83634-1726

P: (208) 631-4293

VIN: KNADN4A34C6045072

Laura Heath

4237 E Thomas Mill Dr, Nampa, ID 83686-3019

P: (208) 724-8876

VIN: KNADM4A37C6077338

Rebecca Kent

4098 N Marylebone Way, Boise, ID 83713-2443

P: (208) 514-7655

VIN: KNADM4A34C6087535

Shawn Odell

17580 N Rex Ct, Nampa, ID 83687-5173

P: (208) 989-5869

VIN: KNADM4A32C6072838

Bradford Patterson

2879 S Skyview Dr, Nampa, ID 83686-8775

P: (208) 272-1454

VIN: KNADM4A36C6056514

Joy Tilton

PO Box 190233, Boise, ID 83719-0233

P: (360) 877-6062

VIN: KNADM4A34C6045382

Lance Small

636 Highland Blvd, Pocatello, ID 83204-4738

P: (208) 380-4892

VIN: KNADN4A34C6084275

Kia Rio 2012 Specs

$4,691–$10,251 Inventory Prices
138-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Combined MPG
32-33 Combined MPG
6-speed manual w/OD
Front-wheel Drive
Body Type
Warranty Powertrain
120 months / 100,000 miles
Warranty Roadside Assistance
60 months / 60,000 miles
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper
60 months / 60,000 miles

Kia Rio 2012 Reviews

Great car for the first three years......

Great car for the first three years. I kept up with all the maintenance, tires oil. As soon as I noticed anything it was in the shop. I had so much stuff go wrong with it. In all I spent more that $...

by Tanabanana from Houston tx on December 31, 2017

Favorite Car

This car was a huge update from my 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer I previously owned. It has Bluetooth connection, hands free functions, Sirius XM, AUX Input, touch screen, big trunk space, I definitely would ...

by Angelsracer182 from Fort Worth Texas on January 22, 2018

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