2017 Toyota Yaris vs 2017 Kia Rio

The 2017 Toyota Yaris has a unique profile and a long list of standard equipment. The 2017 Kia Rio also enjoys a nice list of standard features but seems to compromise on handling and ride quality. Both subcompacts offer a nice amount of interior space with the 2017 Toyota Yaris offering more than adequate leg room.

The 2017 Toyota Yaris is a truly a citizen of the world. It is a Japanese car, sold in North America, that was designed by Europeans to maneuver tight European city streets. It handles really well and delivers great fuel economy.

The 2017 Kia Rio has upgraded its sound insulation and provided other nice interior perks like two-tone upholstery. There is also an eco-package offered. The Yaris comes standard with the Entune digital interface, Bluetooth phone and a USB connection. In addition to LED lights, power side mirrors and a 60/40 folding rear seat. The 2017 Kia Rio has a respectable roster of technology and comfort options. The 2017 Toyota Yaris is available as a two-door or four-door hatchback. There are 3 trim levels, the L, LE, and SE. The SE is only available as a four-door.

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2017 Toyota Yaris vs 2017 Kia Rio
30/36 mpg Miles Per Gallon 27/36 mpg
Yes USB Yes
6 Speakers Stereo 4 Speakers
$16,443 MSRP $17,265

Test Drive a 2017 Toyota Yaris

To understand the difference between the 2017 Toyota Yaris and the 2017 Kia Rio, the best thing to do is to go for a test drive. There is a remarkable difference in handling that is sure to be noticed each day. Another big difference between these two models is not physical, but contractual. The 2017 Toyota Yaris comes with 2 years and 25,000 miles of free scheduled maintenance. That’s 2 full years! That kind of a perk is usually reserved for luxury cars, not subcompacts!

Why not stop by Serra Toyota or schedule a Toyota test drive online? We’d love to talk to you at the Yaris. We are also happy to answer any financing questions you may have. If you like there are a number of finance tools on the Serra Toyota site to help you get a sense of costs and savings involved. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you. If you're interested in looking at all of your options, check out our full inventory of new Toyota cars near Hoover, AL.

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