With big volume-sellers such as the Ford Fiesta and Seat Ibiza receiving serious updates, other manufacturers such as Kia have an even harder time on their hands to produce competitors. AOL Cars gets behind the wheel of the new Rio to see if it's a serious challenger to the supermini giants.
What is it?
The Kia Rio is the Korean brand's rival to popular superminis such as the Ford Fiesta. While it might not be the first car your mind springs to in this crowded class, it's actually been around for a fair few years, and scores well as a value for money option.