2023 Kia Rio in Antigonish, Nova Scotia

2023 Kia Rio in Antigonish, Nova Scotia

New Kia Hatchback at Strait-Way Kia

The 2023 Kia Rio is the ideal subcompact vehicle for city driving. It was created with versatility in mind, making it an excellent choice for everyday life in Nova Scotia. The Rio offers excellent fuel efficiency, ample passenger and cargo space, and a comfortable interior thanks to its economical, sporty, and stylish design. The 2023 Rio is a fun and affordable option that is now available at Strait-Way Kia, whether you’re commuting to work or running errands. Get behind the wheel and see for yourself.


Hatchback Style

Even though it’s uniquely-shaped, the Rio hatchback has added functionality that makes loading cargo easier. Whether you’re going to the grocery store or need to transport sports equipment, the Rio hatchback is the ideal vehicle.

LED Lighting

The Kia Rio is available with LED headlamps, which improve visibility and safety on the road even in the darkest of nights. Enjoy improved visibility and peace of mind while driving.


The 2023 Rio hatchback comes standard with 15-inch steel wheels with covers, but for those looking to add a touch of style, available 15-inch alloy wheels or 15-inch machine-finished alloy wheels are available as upgrades.




Small Car, Big Space

Despite its small size, the cabin of the 2023 Rio is spacious and comfortable. Enjoy the standard heated front seats, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, and the 60:40 split-folding rear seats to comfortably fit all of your loved ones.

Luxurious Touches

The Rio hatchback’s available features range from a heated steering wheel to a leather-wrapped shift knob and high-gloss interior trim. Upgrade your Rio to get the best driving experience possible.

Heated Seats & Steering Wheel

With the Rio’s available heated steering wheel and front seat options, you can confidently face cold weather, ensuring you and your passengers stay comfortable during the colder winter months.




Apple CarPlay & Android Auto

With standard wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality, you can stay connected while driving your new Kia Rio. Through the standard 6-speaker audio system, you can easily access your messages, calls, favourite apps, and music.

UVO Intelligence

The Rio 5-Door’s available UVO intelligence technology allows you to access all important information and control your vehicle from a convenient app. You can use your smartphone to start your vehicle from a distance, adjust the climate controls to warm it up in cold weather, or check your vehicle’s diagnostics.

Automatic Climate Control

With the Kia Rio’s available automatic climate control, you can stay comfortable in any weather. When you’re too hot or cold, there’s no need to fiddle with manual controls. Set your preferred temperature and let the system handle the rest. It will monitor and adjust the climate as necessary to maintain the cabin’s temperature.




Peppy Power

The Rio is powered by a 1.6L MPI engine that generates 120 horsepower and 113 pound-feet of torque. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard, providing a more engaging driving experience. Drivers can, however, choose the available Intelligent Variable Transmission for smooth and efficient shifting (IVT).

Efficiency Forward

The fuel economy of the 2023 Rio hatchback is impressive, with a combined 6.6L/100km rating. With this fuel-efficient vehicle, you can save money on gas while still getting where you need to go.



Engine 1.6L 4-Cylinder MPI (Multi Point Injection)
Horsepower 120 hp
Torque 113 lb-ft
Transmission 6-Speed Manual / IVT (Intelligent Variable Transmission)
Fuel-Efficiency (City/Highway) 7.2 / 6.1 L/100km

Blind Spot Collision Warning

With the available Blind Spot Collision Warning, you can drive with confidence, knowing that the Rio has your back even in tricky situations. This system monitors your blind spot and alerts you if another vehicle enters it, assisting you in avoiding potential collisions.

Forward Collision Avoidance Assist

The Rio hatchback has Forward Collision Avoidance Assist as an option to help prevent accidents caused by driver error. This system detects potentially dangerous forward collisions and can automatically apply the brakes if one is imminent, giving you extra confidence on the road.

Standard Safety

Your 2023 Rio comes standard with a number of safety features to give you extra peace of mind on the road. Six airbags, Vehicle Stability Management, Hill Assist Control, a rearview camera, and other features are included. These features complement one another to keep you and your passengers safe while driving.




For all your new and used Kia vehicle needs, our team at Strait-Way Kia is ready to assist you and educate you about the Rio and the rest of the Kia model lineup. We’re proud to serve the entire Nova Scotia region, and offer our customers an unmatched Kia experience, making our location the best place to find your next Kia in Antigonish, and across Nova Scotia. Give us a call, today, to book your appointment with us, and come see what we’re all about.