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ANCAP 5 Stars: 2012 Toyota Aurion, Suzuki Swift, Kia Rio, 4 For Compass

A new round of ANCAP crash-safety testing has seen 5-Star ratings awarded to the all-new 2012 Toyota Aurion (launchin...

Apr 16, 2012 (5 years ago)
2012 Kia Rio SLS Hatch And Si Sedan First Drive Review
Kia Rio Review | 2012 SLS Three-door And Si Sedan

2012 KIA RIO THREE-DOOR AND SEDAN REVIEW What, or who, is going to slow Kia? In every market, everywhere, its ris...

Feb 10, 2012 (5 years ago)
Ford Ranger/Mazda BT-50 Twins Head TMR’s Top Ten Best Buys of 2011
TMR Best Buy 2011: Mazda BT-50 And Ford Ranger Take The Prize

TMR’S TOP TEN BEST BUYS 2011 Which cars of 2011 make TMR’s list of TOP TEN BEST BUYS? Which should yo...

Jan 5, 2012 (5 years ago)
2012 Kia Rio SLi Hatch Review
Kia Rio Review | 2012 SLi 5-door Petrol

2012 KIA RIO SLI REVIEW What’s Hot: Interior and exterior style, good dynamics. What’s Not: Rearwar...

Oct 4, 2011 (5 years ago)
2012 Kia Rio 3-door Debuts At Frankfurt
Kia Rio Three-door Revealed Ahead Of Early 2012 Australian Debut

2012 KIA RIO The final bodystyle in the Kia Rio line-up has made its debut, with the unveiling of the Rio three-d...

Sep 14, 2011 (5 years ago)

NEWS

2017 Kia Rio - More Details Released Ahead Of Paris Motor Show

FRI, 16 SEP, 2016

To go with the initial images of the 2017 Kia Rio, a slew of new information regarding the light hatch’s European specification has been rele...

2017 Kia Rio Revealed Ahead Of Paris Debut

FRI, 2 SEP, 2016

Following on from a set of teaser sketches, Kia has lifted the lid on its all new Rio light car, ahead of making its official debut at the Paris Mo...

Kia Rio - All-New Fourth Generation Model To Debut At Paris Motor Show

WED, 24 AUG, 2016

Kia has teased its all-new Rio light car for 2017, and announced that the covers will be coming off at this year’s Paris Motor Show.

Kia Rio Hot Hatch To Join Cerato In GT Range

WED, 27 JAN, 2016

Kia’s Rio is set to get the GT treatment from the Korean carmaker before joining the hot hatch market from around 2018.

2015 Kia Rio Range Gets Top-Shelf SLi and Sport Variants

FRI, 24 JUL, 2015

Kia Australia has rounded out its Rio light hatch lineup with two new models, adding the three-door Rio Sport and the five-door Rio SLi to the...

2015 Kia Rio: Price And Features For Australia

WED, 21 JAN, 2015

Kia’s updated Rio light car for 2015 is now available in Australia, bringing refreshed styling, interior updates and suspension improvements.

The Week That Was: Suzuki SUVs, VFACTS September, Kia Rio

SUN, 5 OCT, 2014

Suzuki dished up a triple-treat of SUVs this week, including news of the updated-for-2015 Grand Vitara with an introductory drive-away price tag.

2015 Kia Rio Revealed Ahead Of Australian Debut

MON, 29 SEP, 2014

Kia’s updated Rio, due to land in Australia in the coming months, has been revealed today ahead of its debut later this week.

2015 Kia Rio Confirmed For Paris, Australian Details Confirmed

FRI, 19 SEP, 2014

Kia has confirmed that its refreshed Rio light car will join the all-new Sorento SUV in Paris next month, ahead of an early 2015 Australian de...

The Week That Was: The Future For Kia Australia, And Holden's Commodore

SUN, 13 JUL, 2014

Kia Australia’s new Chief Operating Officer, Damien Meredith, spelled out the Korean carmaker’s future plans in Australia this week.

REVIEWS

2016 Kia Rio SLi REVIEW – Still Handsome, But Showing Some Age

TUE, 24 NOV, 2015

KIA'S RIO HAS TRADITIONALLY BEEN AMONG THE CHEAPEST IN THE LIGHT HATCH CLASS, BUT THAT’S NO LONGER THE CASE.  The Rio starts at $...

2012 Kia Rio SLS Hatch And Si Sedan First Drive Review

FRI, 10 FEB, 2012

2012 KIA RIO THREE-DOOR AND SEDAN REVIEW What, or who, is going to slow Kia? In every market, everywhere, its rise and rise is relentless. ...

2012 Kia Rio SLi Hatch Review

TUE, 4 OCT, 2011

2012 KIA RIO SLI REVIEW What’s Hot: Interior and exterior style, good dynamics.

2012 Kia Rio SLi Five-door Automatic Review

THU, 1 SEP, 2011

What’s Hot: Six-speed auto, cabin design, pricetag, driving dynamics What’s Not: Tyre and wind noise, rearward visibility X-Fact...

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