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Kia Rio vs. Kia Forte MPG

Chart is based on 122 fuel economy reports for the Kia Rio and 263 fuel economy reports for the Kia Forte.

Kia Rio MPG

Kia Rio Kia Rio 2009 27.0 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2009 27.8 MPG Highway Percentage 57 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2009 37.1 MPG Highway Percentage 40 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2008 40.0 MPG Highway Percentage 90 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2008 32.9 MPG Highway Percentage 50 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2008 21.7 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2007 27.9 MPG Highway Percentage 75 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2007 36.5 MPG Highway Percentage 76 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2007 30.7 MPG Highway Percentage 40 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2006 29.0 MPG Highway Percentage 5 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2006 26.9 MPG Highway Percentage 20 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2006 31.1 MPG Highway Percentage 36 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2003 29.3 MPG Highway Percentage 35 percent Kia Rio Kia Rio 2001 36.1 MPG Highway Percentage 65 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2009 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills light none 10 70 20 0 N/A 27.0  
2009 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat light hvy 1 32 10 57 70 27.8  
2009 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light none 0 0 60 40 60 37.1  
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat v.lt none 5 5 0 90 65 40.0  
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
hills v.lt none 0 25 25 50 65 32.9  
2008 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med none 29 57 14 0 0 21.7  
2007 4dr Sedan 96-horsepower 1.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med none 0 15 10 75 130 27.9  
2007 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light light 0 13 12 76 73 36.5  
2007 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
hills med hvy 0 20 40 40 70 30.7  
2006 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med light 70 10 15 5 120 29.0  
2006 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med none 0 80 0 20 60 26.9  
2006 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat light light 0 37 27 36 119 31.1  
2003 4dr Sedan 104-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat med light 5 40 20 35 55 29.3  
2001 4dr Sedan 96-horsepower 1.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat light none 20 10 5 65 60 36.1  

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Kia Forte MPG

Kia Forte Kia Forte 2015 27.0 MPG Highway Percentage 20 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2013 24.4 MPG Highway Percentage 24 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2012 28.1 MPG Highway Percentage 70 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2012 27.1 MPG Highway Percentage 52 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2011 31.3 MPG Highway Percentage 39 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2011 27.9 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2011 28.4 MPG Highway Percentage 72 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 28.0 MPG Highway Percentage 45 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 26.4 MPG Highway Percentage 58 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 25.6 MPG Highway Percentage 23 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 28.3 MPG Highway Percentage 48 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 27.6 MPG Highway Percentage 59 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 23.1 MPG Highway Percentage 53 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 27.9 MPG Highway Percentage 73 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 32.1 MPG Highway Percentage 68 percent Kia Forte Kia Forte 2010 32.6 MPG Highway Percentage 56 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2015 4dr Sedan 173-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat med none 0 0 80 20 120 27.0  
2013 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 17 35 24 24 110 24.4  
2012 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light light 0 30 0 70 90 28.1  
2012 4dr Hatch 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 8 22 18 52 68 27.1  
2011 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light hvy 0 28 32 39 72 31.3  
2011 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
flat light none 0 0 70 30 70 27.9  
2011 4dr Hatch 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat light none 3 16 9 72 72 28.4  
2010 4dr Sedan 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed manual FWD
flat light hvy 10 20 25 45 60 28.0  
2010 4dr Sedan 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
hills med none 7 29 5 58 112 26.4  
2010 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med none 1 57 20 23 68 25.6  
2010 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed automatic FWD
flat med light 2 40 10 48 68 28.3  
2010 4dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light none 4 25 12 59 91 27.6  
2010 2dr Coupe 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed manual FWD
hills lead light 28 15 5 53 100 23.1  
2010 2dr Coupe 173-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
flat med light 3 7 17 73 67 27.9  
2010 2dr Coupe 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
flat med hvy 0 20 13 68 73 32.1  
2010 2dr Coupe 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
flat light hvy 5 9 30 56 65 32.6  

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Kia Rio vs. Kia Forte MPG

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the Kia Rio

Kia Rio Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2016 4dr Sedan 138-horsepower 1.6L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Very good fuel econmy. 7 to 8 L/100km over the month I drove it. Temps were quite cold also and there was some idling (warm up) time. see full Kia Rio review
2010 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
really good on fuel for daughters commute to school see full Kia Rio review
2009 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
The vehicle was rated at 35-41 MPG. Very good economy for a non-hybrid. see full Kia Rio review
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Fuel economy stays above 30 MPG, even during fast (75 MPH+) highway driving. see full Kia Rio review
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
From a 17mpg average Chevy truck to NEVER getting less than 29mpg city, need I say more? Well okay, how about 37mpg on a freeway run. I have only got 13000 miles on the vehicle, and can imagine the fuel economy will improve still more. see full Kia Rio review
2007 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
I get 35mpg with it on the highway. see full Kia Rio review
Kia Rio Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 4dr Hatch 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Although this car is rated at 50 mi.per Imp.Gal. the best we can get is 44 mpg. see full Kia Rio review
2008 4dr Sedan 110-horsepower 1.6L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
doesnt get the mileage that they claimed it does.customer servive tried to tell me how to drive to save gas, i told them i already drive as they suggested see full Kia Rio review
 

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