Kia Rio Eco Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Rio Eco for 5 years. They average 31.2 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2017 Rio Eco below average at 31 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2017 Rio Eco to be $1,250 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,000 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Rio Eco consumes about 11 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Rio Eco emits 286 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,290,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 204 trees would offset these emissions. The Rio Eco has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 Kia Rio Eco 31 36 27
2016 Kia Rio Eco 31 36 27
2015 Kia Rio Eco 31 36 27
2014 Kia Rio Eco 31 36 27
2013 Kia Rio Eco 32 36 30

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Rio Eco has 5 different model options on record with the EPA since 2013. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 36 27
2016 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 36 27
2015 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 36 27
2014 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 36 27
2013 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 32 36 30