Hyundai Elantra Hyundai Elantra 2019 Kia Rio Kia Rio 2012

We are 106,000+ car owners sharing real-world car information.

Join Us

Hyundai Elantra vs. Kia Rio Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Hyundai Elantra vs. Kia Rio Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $20,625

Kia Rio SX   
Difference: $4,235

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20192012
ModelElantraRio
TrimSportSX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $22,600 $17,500
Cargo tray 105 80
Floor mats 125 95
7-speed automated manual 1,100  
Premium Package   2,200
Cargo tray 84 60
Floor mats 100 72
7-speed automated manual 1,034  
Premium Package   2,000
Options (change) 1,330 2,375
Options (change) 1,218 2,132
Destination 930 750
Total Price $24,860 $20,625

Return to top

While we strive for accuracy, the site is not error-free, and prices can change at any time.

Dealer Price Quotes

Want to find out how much dealers are willing to discount these cars?

Request free, no-obligation Hyundai Elantra dealer quotes or Kia Rio dealer quotes from dealers using our car quote form.

The process is easy and takes just a minute or two. You'll receive price quotes from local approved dealers within 48 hours.

TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Elantra vs. Kia Rio

Lowest Adjusted Price: Kia Rio SX
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Hyundai Elantra Sport
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,510
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $17,472
Model Year20192012
ModelElantraRio
TrimSportSX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine201hp I4138hp I4
TransmissionS7T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)26/33 MPG28/36 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/40-18205/45-17
Total Price$24,860$20,625
Adjustments for Features-7250
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$24,135$20,625

Return to top

Features Comparison: Hyundai Elantra vs. Kia Rio

Model Year20192012
ModelElantraRio
TrimSportSX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener$125 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Blind spot warning system$200 
Cross-traffic warning, rear$100 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Temporary spare tire$150 
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$100 
Apple CarPlay support$100 
CD player $125
MP3-compatible player $50
Navigation system $600
Traffic information $25
Voice control for nav and audio $100
Exterior 
Body kit$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog lights $125
Outside temperature display$50 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50 
Soft-touch instrument panel (optional) $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Performance steering system (optional)$0 
Total Value of Features$2,900$2,175
Value of Feature Adjustments$725$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-630

Return to top

Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Elantra vs. Kia Rio

Model Year20192012
ModelElantraRio
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase106.3 in101.2 in
Length181.9 in171.9 in
Width70.9 in67.7 in
Height56.5 in57.3 in
Curb Weight3,131 lb.2,476 lb.
Fuel Capacity14.0 gal.11.4 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.3 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.2 in53.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.4 in52.1 in
Row 1 Legroom42.2 in43.8 in
Row 2 Headroom37.3 in37.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in52.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.9 in51.2 in
Row 2 Legroom35.7 in31.1 in
Cargo Volume14.4 ft313.7 ft3

Return to top

Option Package Details
Kia Rio SX

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100No
Traffic information25No
Total Requested225076%
Total Not Requested72524%

Was this information useful?

We're glad we could help! Share this page:

We're so sorry! Tell us how we can improve it.

See TrueDelta's information for all Sedans and Coupes.
See TrueDelta's information for all Hyundai models.
Website Security Test