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Kia to debut all-new Rio at Paris Motor Show

Friday 16 September 2016, By Autovolo

Kia to debut all-new Rio at Paris Motor Show

Kia to debut all-new Rio at Paris Motor Show

Kia is to debut its all-new Rio at the upcoming Paris Motor Show.


The Rio has been the manufacturer’s best-selling model worldwide, and the new model looks to do much the same.


Now coming into it fourth generation, the Rio has been extensively redesigned, and brings with it greater levels of technology and equipment.


Due to go on sale in the first quarter of 2017, the new Rio is the first car in its segment to offer Autonomous Emergency Braking, as well as Android and Apple smartphone connectivity.


Michael Cole, chief operating officer for Kia Motors Europe, said: “The Rio is an important car to Kia, as our best-selling model worldwide. The B-Segment is one of the most hotly-contested areas of the new car market, and the third-geneartion Rio helped introduce more people to the Kia brand than ever before.


“As a gateway to the brand, the Rio has typically offered an attractive design, low running costs and practicality. It’s for these reasons that the current model has sold in record numbers around the world. The new model will build on these key strengths, with higher desirability, a more enjoyable drive and the most advanced safety features in the class.


The new Rio will also come with Kia’s exceptional seven-year, 100,000-mile warranty. Prices are yet to be announced. As well as giving consumers better levels of interior space and comfort, it will available with a wide variety of engines to choose from.