Profile view of 2020 Kia Rio

Interior Passenger and Cargo Space in 2020 Kia Rio

How Big is the 2020 Kia Rio? 

The compact 2020 Kia Rio is the smallest member of the Kia lineup, offering the perfect amount of space for daily drivers and commuters. Thanks to its small stature, the fun-to-drive Rio offers nimble handling on the road with incredible responsiveness and control. Shoppers around Tampa Bay who are considering hopping behind the wheel of this compact Kia may be curious to know just how big the 2020 Kia Rio is. This guide to the interior passenger and cargo space in the 2020 Rio is here to give you a glimpse inside this Kia sedan.  

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2020 Kia Rio Cabin and Cargo Space 

The 2020 Kia Rio offers seating for up to five passengers with its two front-row seats and three-passenger rear bench seat. Despite its small size, passengers stay comfortable inside the Rio regardless of what seat they occupy thanks to the generous legroom and plush interior. Here’s a quick breakdown of just how much space is in the first and second row inside the 2020 Rio: 

  • Headroom (front/rear) – 38.9 inches/37.4 inches 
  • Shoulder room (front/rear) – 54.1 inches/53.3 inches 
  • Hip room (front/rear) – 52.9 inches/52.4 inches 
  • Legroom (front/rear) – 42.1 inches/33.5 inches 
  • Passenger volume – 89.9 cubic feet 
Steering wheel and dashboard in 2020 Kia Rio
Rear view of blue 2020 Kia Rio
Rear seats in 2020 Kia Rio

Even with the generous amount of passenger space inside the cabin of the 2020 Rio, there is still plenty of space in the sedan’s trunk for daily essentials. Whether it’s backpacks, shopping bags, weekend luggage, or work supplies, the 13.7 cubic feet of cargo space in the Rio sedan’s trunk makes carrying it all easy. The rear seatback can be folded down to expand the cargo area into the cabin, making room for bulkier cargo items.  

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Buy or Lease a New Rio at Friendly Kia 

Shoppers looking for their next Kia vehicle in the Tampa Bay area need to look no further than Friendly Kia in New Port Richey. The 2020 Kia Rio is sure to check all of the boxes for shoppers looking for their next small sedan and you can stop by our dealership to try one out for yourself. We offer test drives here in New Port Richey every day during our normal business hours. Come by and test out a new Kia Rio or any other member of our new Kia lineup here at Friendly Kia.