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Kia Rio 1.5 LS Automatic

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Kia Rio 1.5 LS Automatic

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1493 cm3 / 91.1 cu in / 91.1 cu in, 72.0 kW / 96.6 hp / 96.6 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 132.0 N·m / 97.4 lb·ft / 97.4 lb·ft @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 175 km/h / 109 mph / 109 mph top speed, consumption 7.2 l/100km / 39.2 mpg-UK / 32.7 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)KiaIssued from2006
ModelRio 1.5 LS AutomaticIssued until
SerieRioNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerKiaCountryKR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)449 l / 15.86 cu ft / 15.86 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2633 l / 92.98 cu ft / 92.98 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1277 l / 45.10 cu ft / 45.10 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4250 mm / 167.3 in / 167.3 inTotal (curb) weight1153 kg / 2542 lb / 2542 lb
Width1690 mm / 66.5 in / 66.5 inDry weight
Height1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inLoad capacity365 kg / 805 lb / 805 lb
Wheelbase2420 mm / 95.3 in / 95.3 inGross (max.) weight1518 kg / 3347 lb / 3347 lb
Track frontTowing weight1100 kg / 2425 lb / 2425 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.05 m2 / 22.1 sq ft / 22.1 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.62 m2 / 6.6 sq ft / 6.6 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.3 kW / 20.5 hp / 20.5 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore75.5 mm / 2.97 in / 2.97 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke83.4 mm / 3.28 in / 3.28 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio0.91
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1493 cm3 / 91.1 cu in / 91.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity373.38 cm3/cylinder / 22.785 cu in/cylinder / 22.785 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power72.0 kW / 96.6 hp / 96.6 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationMax. torque132.0 N·m / 97.4 lb·ft / 97.4 lb·ft at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)28.8 kW / 38.6 hp / 38.6 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output48.2 kW/l / 1.060 bhp/cu in / 1.060 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque88.4 N·m/l / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in / 0.77 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed175 km/h / 109 mph / 109 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio85.0 kW/ton / 64.4 bhp/ton / 64.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)7.2 l/100km / 39.2 mpg-UK / 32.7 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions168 g/km / 271 g/mi / 271 g/mi (est.)
  Range625 km / 388 mi / 388 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front175/65R14TTyres rear175/65R14T
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Kia Rio 1.5 LS Automatic

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