Three-door Kia Rio launched in the U.K. image

The South Korean based automaker Kia has officially announced that the three-door Kia Rio has been launched in the United Kingdom, and the model has a starting price of 9.995 GBP.

According to the car manufacturer, the new generation of the three-door Kia Rio is now available in the United Kingdom too, where its future customers will have to pay 9.995 GBP before they will be able to get their hands on the small model. Kia says that the new Rio three-door is coming with some standard equipment like the Hill-start Assist Control (HAC), emergency brake assist (EBA), electronic brake-force distribution (EBD), electronic stability control (ESC), MP3 RDS radio and CD player with USB and AUX connectivity and integrated daytime running lights.

For a sportier look on the new three-door Kia Rio, its future customers can choose the “3” trim level, which is adding LED running lights and rear clusters, heated front seats, cruise control and 17 inch rims, amongst many other things. Under the hood, the three-door Kia Rio is coming with the revised 1.24 liter engine with 83 HP and 121 Nm of torque (89 lb-ft), which is returning a combined 56.5 mpg fuel economy, along with the more powerful 1.4 liter Gamma generating 107 HP and 137 Nm of torque (101 lb-ft), doing 51.4 mpg.