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Compare 2020 Kia Rio vs 2020 Toyota Yaris

2020 Kia Rio
2020 Toyota Yaris
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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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L Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Yaris Sedan L Automatic 32 40 $16,081 $16,750
Yaris Sedan L Manual 30 39 $15,025 $15,650
Yaris Sedan LE Automatic 32 40 $17,041 $17,750
Yaris Sedan LE Manual 30 39 $15,985 $16,650
Yaris Sedan XLE Automatic 32 40 $18,001 $18,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,382
$16,081
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,850
$16,750
Monthly Payment Estimate
$264 / month
$279 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
5.3
5.3
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2020 Kia Rio is a small car with a quality feel. The 2020 Toyota Yaris hatchback returns as a complement to the subcompact sedan.
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Fuel Economy
City
33 mpg 32 mpg
Highway
41 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
33.5 34.4
Front Head Room (in)
38.9 38.2
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
52.4 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.1 53.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 36.8
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.3 50
Front Leg Room (in)
42.1 41.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
89.9 85.9
Front Hip Room (in)
52.9 48.6
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.9 66.7
Track Width, Front (in)
59.8 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 -
Length, Overall (in)
172.6 171.2
Height, Overall (in)
57.1 58.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
60 58.5
Wheelbase (in)
101.6 101.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.7 13.5
Brakes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 10.2
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum Front Disc/Rear Drum
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
8 9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8 9
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 30.8
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P185/65TR15 P185/65VR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P185/65TR15 P185/65VR15
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2767 2432
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 X 5.5 15 X 5.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 X 5.5 15 X 5.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
410 -
Engine
Displacement
1.6 L/97 1.5 L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
120 @ 6300 106 @ 6000
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
112 @ 4500 103 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
36 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
41 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
33 32
Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.82 2.99
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.68 - 0.39 3.53
Trans Type
1 6
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.82
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.35
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.74
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.02
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.59
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Kia Rio Toyota Yaris Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.9 5.1
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
  • 2020 Rios are available
  • Incentive: $1,000 customer cash
  • Finance: 0.9% APR for 60 months
  • Lease: No current advertised offers
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2020 Toyota Yaris
  • Toyota drops the Yaris
  • Rebates: Up to $2,000 off (hatchback)
  • Lease: From $239/month (hatchback est.)
  • Finance: Payment deferral cut
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