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2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Kia Rio 1.5 RS

Spec Summary

Petrol EnginePetrol Engine

1.5L Inline 4

Top SpeedTop Speed

109 mph

0 - 62 mph Acceleration0 - 62 mph Acceleration

11.6 sec

Maximum BHPMaximum BHP

97 BHP

Fuel Economy (combined)Fuel Economy (combined)

38.7 mpg

Drivetrain Layout

Front - FWD

Kerb WeightkgKerb Weight

1072 kg

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Performance RatingPerformance Rating1.9
Environment RatingEnvironment Rating2.5
Practicality RatingPracticality Rating3.6
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2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 Kia Rio 1.5 RS

Performance Data
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Top Speed

109 mph175 Km/h

0-62 mph

11.6 sec

Fuel Economy

38.7 mpg

Fuel Range

383 Miles617 Km

Power-to-Weight

90 BHP/Tonne11.05 kg/BHP

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Size

1.5 Litre1493cc

Configuration

Inline 4

Peak Power

97 BHP98 ps

Peak Power @

5800 RPM

Specific Output

64 BHP/L

Peak Torque

135 NM100 lb/ft

Peak Torque @

4500 RPM

Valvetrain

DOHC

Valves/Cylinder

4

Compression Ratio

9.5:1

Bore x Stroke

75mm x 83.4mm

Fuel Injection

Multi-point

Position

Front Engine

Orientation

Transversal

Fuel Tank Size

45 Litres

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FWD Drivetrain
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Gearbox (MT)

5 Gears

Gearbox (AT)

4 Gears

Tyres

175/70R13 T

Front Suspension

MacPherson Strut

Rear Suspension

Torsion Beam

Front Brakes

Vented Disc

Rear Brakes

Drum

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General Details
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Doors

5

Seats

5

Cargo Space

449-1277 L

Kerb Weight

1072 kg

Gross Weight

1467 kg

Tow Capacity

1100 kg

Length

4215 mm

Width

1675 mm

Height

1440 mm

Wheelbase

2410 mm

Front Track

1430 mm

Rear Track

1435 mm

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