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|Gas mileage is excellent!||The driver's seat needs lumbar support|
|Looks and quality are first class!||When going 65 mph with windows open it hurts your ears.|
|Good response with new 6 speed transmission.||Trunk space limited due to small size|
|Instrument that gives average mpg||Visability out rear window due to large c pilars in rear|
|Storage and cupholders in front||Dealer support. they have no pride|
|Exterior styling - nicest in its class||Air & heat dont get to the back seat very well|
|I love the hand-sfree capabilities with voice activation.||Cup holders too far back in console|
|Gas mileage topped out @ 46.5 mpg||Tires - size is not available in many brands, and very pricey.|
|Looks - sporty, wide, looks like it's moving when it's not||Position of reverse gear in manual transmission|
|Engine noise is very quiet||Side windows leak- no rain guards available|
The 2012 Rio 5-door is a 4-door, 5-passenger wagon, available in 3 trims, ranging from the LX to the SX.
Upon introduction, the LX is equipped with a standard 1.6-liter, I4, 138-horsepower engine that achieves 29-mpg in the city and 37-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive is standard. The SX is equipped with a standard 1.6-liter, I4, 138-horsepower engine that achieves 28-mpg in the city and 36-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is standard. See more... See Less