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Well built, nice interior, good gas mileage and fun to drive.
Plainest little car you'll ever love
Cons: AppearanceThis is my second 'base model' Kia Rio, I love it! Never have to drop a gear going up big hills. I like the simplicity, feeling the road, and reliability. My last Kia didn't owe me a dime when I finally traded it at 130k. Great warranty, nice car as long as your ego isn't hooked to the cool factor of your ride.
Pros: trunk and gas tank release
Cons: thin steel wheelsGood basic transportation, the steel wheels are easily bent on bad roads and quite pricey to replace. Very little maintance and starts very well even in cold weather. All over the high fuel prices this is a good comuter car average 30 MPG.
its a good car
Cons: not enough roomi like it but since i have a baby its not roomy enough
Pros: Gas mileage
Cons: nothingI drive 140 miles round trip to work in one day and 38 miles to the gallon is a great feature. I have speed, safety and savings in one place.
Great small car
Pros: Interior size. Much larger than you'd expect.
Cons: small tires3 years heavy driving and not one problem!
Pros: the look
Advice: DON'T!!!!car has no go! you put the pedel to medal and the askes you 'what?' check engine light comes on when it feels like it and periodict(sp?) dying (once or twice on the freeway!) sucky car would never even think to test drive another! traded it for my 08 TOYOTA corolla