Kia is launching its first ever 3-door version Kia Rio in the UK, with customers already able to oder the new B-segment hatch from showrooms.
The Kia Rio 3-door is priced at 9,995 GBP, 600 GBP less than the equivalent 5-door version, and is offered with the same engines and equipment grades as the 5-door.
The engine range includes two petrols, a 1.25-litre Kappa unit producing 83 bhp and 121 Nm of torque, a 1.4-litre Gamma plant rated at 107 bhp and 137 Nm of torque, plus two diesels which are a 1.1-litre CRDi developing 74 bhp and 170 Nm and a 1.4-litre CRDi outputting 89 bhp and 220 Nm.
Standard features on all 3-door Rio models include daytime running
lights, electric windows, 15 inch wheels, a two-way adjustable steering wheels, a height adjustable driver’s seat, a 12 Volt power socket, MP3 RDS radio and CD player with USB and AUX ports plus Bluetooth.
Safety features offers as standard include electronic stability control (ESC), electronic brake-force
distribution (EBD), emergency brake assist (EBA),
emergency stop signalling (ESS) and Hill-start Assist
Control (HAC).
Complete pricing details along with economy figures for each individual model are found in the chart below the jump.
The UK Rio 3-door model line-up and pricing

Version Power
bhp
Torque Nm 0-60
sec
Top Speed
mph
Comb.
mpg
CO2 Cost
1.25 ‘1’ 83 121 12.6 106 56.5 114 £9,995
1.25 ‘1’ Air 83 121 12.6 106 56.5 114 £10,795
1.1 CRDi ‘1 Air’ EcoDynamics 74 170 14.9 98 78.5 94 £12,095
1.25 ‘2’ 83 121 12.6 106 55.4 119 £11,895
1.4 ‘2’ 107 137 11.1 114 51.4 128 £12,495
1.4 ‘2’ auto 107 137 12.7 106 44.1 150 £13,495
1,1 CRDi ‘2’ EcoDynamics 74 170 15.5 100 74.3 99 £13,195
1.4 CRDi ‘2’ EcoDynamics 89 220 12.6 106 70.6 105 £13,595
1.4 ‘3’ 107 137 11.1 114 51.4 128 £13,195
1.4 CRDi ‘3’ EcoDynamics 89 220 12.6 106 70.6 105 £14,295

Rio 3-door dimensions and weights – All unchanged from Rio 5-door.

 Wheelbase mm  2,570
 Overall – l / w / h mm  4,045 / 1,720 / 1,455
 Kerb weight min / max kg  1,104 / 1,211
 Tow weights – braked / unbraked kg  900 / 450
 Boot capacity (VDA) min / max litres  288 / 923
 Roof load capacity kg  70
 Turning circle m  5.26
 Tank capacity litres  43
 Drag coefficient Cd  0.33
Source: Kia