2021 Kia Rio Sport Launch.
Kia has added costs above about its absolute vary, together with its entry-level SUV, the Stonic.
Costs afore on-road prices are up $500, which Kia attributes to alien components equivalent to enterprise prices and barter charges. There settle for been no blueprint modifications above the brand new emblem.
Present drive-away presents settle for added by $1700-$2200 in contrast with these supplied at launch.
In aboriginal 2021, the ambit opened at $22,990 drive-away. The most effective reasonably priced Stonic now prices $24,690 drive-away.
Although it aboriginal appeared in added markets in 2017, the Stonic alone accustomed in Australia in 2021.
Below the pores and skin, the Kia Stonic shares its fundamental with the Rio ablaze hatch. The 2 allotment engines and are abreast equivalent inside.
S and Sport fashions settle for a added comfort-focused journey and administration stability, whereas the range-topping GT-Line has a firmer forms in befitting with its sportier announcement and range-topping worth.
The Stonic has been a hit for Kia, settlement third in VFACTS’ ablaze SUV articulation in 2021 with 7645 gross sales. That had it bitter on the heels of the Toyota Yaris Cross (7828), admitting each fell abbreviate of the athletic Mazda CX-3’s account (12,873).
All costs exclude on-road prices.
The 2022 Kia Stonic comes with a better of two engines, apery the accompanying Rio’s agent line-up.
The S and Sport each use a naturally-