How Much Cargo Space is in Kia Rio Sedan and Hatchback Models?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Rio on Friday, April 14th, 2017 at 4:28 pm
Blue 2018 Kia Rio Front Exterior on City Street

2018 Kia Rio Passenger and Cargo Space Specs

The debut of the 2018 Kia Rio at the annual New York International Auto Show has sent tremors through the subcompact class. With an athletic style and revamped design that amplifies comfort, ride quality, safety and entertainment, the refreshed Kia Rio is more attractive than ever. When many car shoppers approach the subcompact class, interior space is an important aspect and with the debut of the Kia Rio, many drivers want to know more about the 2018 Kia Rio passenger and cargo space specs. Learn more at Moritz Kia!

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2018 Kia Rio Sedan and 5-Door Hatchback Interior Dimensions and Specs

An updated platform is the highlight of the 2018 Kia Rio that translates to improved dimensions. Armed with a longer wheelbase that stands at 101.6 inches, the Kia Rio sedan extends its length to 172.6 inches and the Kia Rio 5-door is longer at 160 inches. Longer, lower and wider than its predecessor, the 2018 Kia Rio strikes an athletic pose. A bold, athletic style, however, is not the only benefit of a larger platform.

Next-generation Kia Rio models will provide a more spacious cabin that stands among class leaders. Drivers who choose the Kia Rio sedan will benefit from a cabin that makes room for five passengers and measures an impressive 89.9 cubic feet — compared to 88.4 cubic feet for previous models. New Kia Rio sedan editions expand available cargo space to 13.7 cubic feet as well.

Blue 2018 Kia Rio Sedan Trunk and Cargo Space
Red 2018 Kia Rio Hatchback Rear Cargo Space

Are you looking for a sporty and spacious subcompact hatchback? Within the scope of the subcompact class, the 2018 Kia Rio 5-door hatchback will stand out. A larger platform expands passenger space to an impressive 90.5 cubic feet that will provide an instant upgrade in comfort. The added advantage of the hatchback design contributes to 17.4 cubic feet of cargo space that can expand to 32.8 cubic feet with the rear seats laid flat.

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If you find yourself looking for a nimble subcompact sedan or hatchback, the revamped 2018 Kia Rio will fit the bill. A closer examination of the 2018 Kia Rio passenger and cargo space specs place the Kia Rio among the most spacious and comfortable in its class — an asset for families on the go. Keep an eye on the Moritz Kia inventory for the arrival of the 2018 Kia Rio sedan and 5-door hatchback variants later this year!

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