2020 Kia Rio vs 2019 Ford Fiesta

2020 Kia Rio vs 2019 Ford Fiesta

Many people have switched to large vehicles because it makes them feel strong and demanding. However, there are still many people who choose to get subcompact cars due to their reliability and small size. These cars are especially popular in large cities that have heavy traffic and tight parking. Navigating the city is much easier in a small vehicle rather than a large SUV.

Two popular subcompact cars are the 2020 Kia Rio and the 2019 Ford Fiesta. Both of these models provide reliable performance at an affordable price. Whether you need a car for driving in the big city or just need a car to get to work, both models should be at the top of your list. However, to help you decide between these two models, we are going to pit them against each other. Check out our comparison table below to see how they are different and similar.

2020 Kia Rio


2019 Ford Fiesta

$15,850 Starting MSRP $14,260
120 hp Engine Power 120 hp
112 lb-ft Engine Torque 112 lb-ft
33 / 41 / 36 mpg Fuel Economy (city/hwy/combined) 27 / 35 / 30 mpg

2020 Kia Rio Available Safety Features

Looking at the comparison table above, we can that both models have their advantages over the other model, while also sharing some aspects. The 2019 Ford Fiesta has a lower starting MSRP. On the other hand, the 2020 Kia Rio has a higher fuel economy rating. However, both model’s engines have the same power and torque amounts. The final decision comes down to budget or the importance of fuel economy. As you make your decision, here are the available safety features for the 2020 Kia Rio:

  • Dual Front Advanced Airbags
  • Front Seatbelt Pretensioners
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Vehicle Stability Management
  • Hill Start Assist Control

Interested in the 2020 Kia Rio? Check out our available inventory at Airport Kia of Naples. If you would like to learn more about this model, don’t hesitate to contact us.