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Kia Rio (2011-2016) review

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Starting at bargain prices, the Kia Rio has long been considered a cheap and not-so-cheerful choice - but this model-range, launched 2011, was much-improved over earlier incarnations both in terms of up-to-date looks and the driving experience offered. It's a much more appealing all-round package. Read on for our full review to find out more.
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