KIA RIO Malaysia will be here in around end of this year. For those who loves hatchback, this is the alternate to Ford fiesta with a better looks, space, features and engine. Not sure whether the Kia Rio Sedan included in the line up in Malaysia.
When 1st time touching and feels the car last year at Dubai Motorshow, we really loves this car overall. Plus, the price range of Rm 70k will gives you a better deal. Hopefully Naza Kia Malaysia will not disappoint the Kia Rio lovers and owners in Malaysia soon.
Below some specification and news regarding New Kia Rio in Malaysia.
6-Speed ManualTransmission: Electronically Controlled
6-Speed Automatic, Overdrive•
1.6L I4 DOHC, 16-Valve • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) • Horsepower: 138 hp @ 6,300 rpm • Torque: 123 lb.-ft. @ 4,850 rpm • Displacement: 1,591 cc • Compression Ratio: 11.0:1 • Fuel System: Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
KUALA LUMPUR: Naza Kia Malaysia, the local distributor of Kia cars, is planning to stir up excitement in the B-segment car market with its introduction of the new generation Rio model in the fourth quarter of the year.
The stylish compact model is expected to be priced in the RM70,000 range and will come with a host of safety and convenience features.
“The B-segment car market is growing to be the largest segment in Malaysia and the Rio’s competitive pricing will make it an ideal choice for the first time car buyers or families wanting a second car,” said Naza Kia Malaysia chief operating officer Datuk Hafiz Syed Abu Bakar at a prize giving ceremony for the winners of Naza Kia Malaysia’s loyalty programme in Petaling Jaya last week.