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Compare 2020 Kia Rio vs 2020 MINI Cooper

2020 Kia Rio
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LX IVT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Rio LX IVT 33 41 $15,382 $15,850
Rio S IVT 33 41 $16,002 $16,490
Rio 5-Door S IVT N/A N/A $16,295 $16,790
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Cooper FWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Convertible Cooper FWD N/A N/A $26,330 $28,400
Convertible Cooper S FWD N/A N/A $30,010 $32,400
Convertible John Cooper Works FWD N/A N/A $35,530 $38,400
Hardtop 2 Door Cooper FWD N/A N/A $21,730 $23,400
Hardtop 2 Door Cooper S FWD N/A N/A $25,410 $27,400
Hardtop 2 Door Cooper SE FWD N/A N/A $27,710 $29,900
Hardtop 2 Door John Cooper Works FWD 26 34 $30,930 $33,400
Hardtop 2 Door Oxford Edition FWD 28 36 $19,000 $23,400
Hardtop 4 Door Cooper FWD 28 36 $22,650 $24,400
Hardtop 4 Door Cooper S FWD 26 35 $26,330 $28,400
Hardtop 4 Door Oxford Edition FWD 28 36 $20,000 $24,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,382
$26,330
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,850
$28,400
Monthly Payment Estimate
$264 / month
$473 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
5.3
6.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2020 Kia Rio is a small car with a quality feel. The 2020 Mini Cooper is a fun and funky small hatchback that trades practicality and value for character and quality.
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Fuel Economy
City
33 mpg -
Highway
41 mpg -
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Minicompact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
33.5 30.9
Front Head Room (in)
38.9 39.8
Passenger Capacity
5 4
Second Hip Room (in)
52.4 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.1 51
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 39
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.3 39.7
Front Leg Room (in)
42.1 41.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
89.9 76.3
Front Hip Room (in)
52.9 -
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
59.8 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 -
Length, Overall (in)
172.6 151.1
Height, Overall (in)
57.1 55.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
60 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
101.6 98.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.9 68
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.7 -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 11
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
8 10.2
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8 NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.9 11.6
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
33.5 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P185/65TR15 P175/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P185/65TR15 P175/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2767 2948
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 X 5.5 15 X 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 X 5.5 15 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
410 -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
120 @ 6300 134 @ 4500
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-3
Fuel System
MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
112 @ 4500 162 @ 1480
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.6 L/97 1.5 L/91
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
41 36
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
33 28
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
36 31
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.82 14.31
Trans Order Code
NA 2TF
Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD Auto-Shift Manual
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.68 - 0.39 15.74
Trans Type
1 7
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 3.20
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 9.28
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 4.13
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.56
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.07
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.79
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 5.90
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Convertible
Vehicle Name
Kia Rio MINI Convertible
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.9 5.6
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-
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2020 Kia Rio
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  • Incentive: $1,000 customer cash
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