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

Carol Oldham

24B Danielson Pike, North Scituate, RI 02857-1802

P: (401) 323-6726

VIN: KNADN4A35C6049387

Harold Nixon

59 Rosedale St, Providence, RI 02909-2108

P: (401) 751-0073

VIN: KNADN4A39C6049750

Jeffrey Franz

13 Buchanan Ct, Newport, RI 02840-3701

P: (904) 866-9293

VIN: KNADN4A38C6091536

Kathleen Adair

28 Lake View Dr, Chepachet, RI 02814-2053

P: (239) 321-4343

VIN: KNADM4A39C6050321

Margaret Armani

93 Ross Hill Rd, Charlestown, RI 02813-2605

P: (401) 322-9323

VIN: KNADM4A38C6049113

Sherry Zinn

10 South Dr, Ashaway, RI 02804-1303

P: (401) 662-5532

VIN: KNADN4A35C6094376

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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