The 2017 Kia Rio 5-door was presented by the Kia Motors at the 2016 Paris Motor Show and production started by the end of 2016. The fourth-generation of this model was designed in Germany and US design centres of the South Korean manufacturer. Its styling features a wide and more upright C-pillar, a bigger hood and longer front overhangs, new front grille and headlights, more aggressive and sportier look. Inside there is comprehensively updated interior with a big "tablet" of infotainment system on a dashboard, new selection of trims and materials. The new Rio hatchback is slightly longer, wider, and lower than its predecessor. It is available wit a front-wheel drive and three engines: 1.4 or 1.6 petrol units and 1.0-litre turbodiesel motor.