Kia Rondo Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Kia Rondo Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2011 2011 Kia Rondo 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2010 2010 Kia Rondo 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 4 4
2009 2009 Kia Rondo 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 4 4
2008 2008 Kia Rondo 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 4 4
2007 2007 Kia Rondo 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 4 4

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Rondo for 6 years. They average 21.4 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2012 Rondo below average at 21 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2012 Rondo to be $1,850 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 $2,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Rondo consumes about 16 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.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2012 Kia Rondo 21 25 18
2011 Kia Rondo 21 25 18
2010 Kia Rondo 21 26 18
2009 Kia Rondo 21 26 18
2008 Kia Rondo 21 26 18
2007 Kia Rondo 20 25 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Rondo has 12 different model options on record with the EPA since 2007. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2012 Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 21 25 18
2012 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 20
2011 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 21 25 18
2011 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 20
2010 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 27 20
2010 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 21 26 18
2009 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 21 26 18
2009 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 27 20
2008 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 21 26 18
2008 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 19
2007 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 20 25 18
2007 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 19