2009 Kia Rio MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2009 Kia Rio.

The 2009 Kia Rio has 2 model options: Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L and Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L.

The 2009 Kia Rio Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

The 2009 Kia Rio Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Compact Cars car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2009 Kia Rio Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2009 Kia Rio is 30 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 27 33
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 26 35

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2009 Kia Rio?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2009 Kia Rio is $2,100.

The average fuel costs have been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

Comparing a 2009 Kia Rio to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $1,000 on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L $2,100 save $1,000
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L $2,100 save $1,000

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2009 Kia Rio Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2009 Kia Rio will consume in one year is 10 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L 10
Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L 10

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2 2009 Kia Rio model options.

Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2009 Kia Rio Manual 5-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L:

City MPG 27
Highway MPG 33
Combined MPG 30
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 1,000
Fuel Cost $2,100
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Manual 5-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2009 Kia Rio Automatic 4-spd 4-cyl, 1.6 L:

City MPG 26
Highway MPG 35
Combined MPG 30
Save/Spend vs Average Car Save 1,000
Fuel Cost $2,100
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 10
Drive Front-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic 4-spd
Vehicle Class Compact Cars
Start/Stop? No
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

Ratings were provided by the manufacturer to the U.S. Department of Energy, which is where we sourced the data. Be advised that manufacturers may have upgraded, downgraded, or changed these ratings following the compilation of this data.

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