New Ford Fiesta offers better interior, engine choices than Kia Rio

Castrucci of Alexandria has new Fiesta available

ALEXANDRIA, Ky., Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Now that a number of the 2014 models have been rolling into the Mike Castrucci of Alexandria showroom, the sales staff there has decided to start comparing some of the new arrivals to the competition in order to help their customers with some of the research that goes into choosing a new vehicle to take home and put in the driveway. One of the vehicles that will intrigue those on a budget and are also looking for something fun to drive will be draw to the 2014 Ford Fiesta. This subcompact car is one of the biggest surprises in its automotive industry segment with its development into the vehicle it has become.


One of the new Fiesta's chief competitors in its class is the Kia Rio. Comparing the Kia Rio and the Ford Fiesta has proven to be a tight battle with the slightest of edges going to the Ford Fiesta. Right off the bat, the 2014 Ford Fiesta has been praised by independent reviews for having one of the most comfortable and well appointed interiors of any subcompact car on the market today. The Fiesta features many surfaces with soft-touch materials and premium accents that highlight the unique style of the car.

Among the chief differences between the 2014 Ford Fiesta and the Kia Rio is the choice of available engines. The Rio hosts a single engine option, a 1.6-liter, four-cylinder engine that is built for efficiency with the ability to record over 35 miles per gallon on the highway. While this does best the base engine offering from the new Ford Fiesta, the other two engines than can be had more than make up the difference. The first alternate engine choice for the Fiesta is actually a three-cylinder that can break the 40-mile per gallon barrier. Those looking to take maximum advantage of the responsive handling and overall nimbleness of the new Ford Fiesta, buyers should take a long look at the Fiesta ST trim a performance minded subcompact that knocks on the door to 200-horsepower and will certain raise pulses during turns.

The entire Mike Castrucci of Alexandria inventory can be seen online at Their showroom is located at 7400 Alexandria Pike, Alexandria, KY 41001. Mike Castrucci of Alexandria carries a full line of new Ford and Lincoln cars, trucks and SUVs. Anyone with questions about inventory availability or financing should call (877) 558-5487. They also have one of the largest inventories of reliable used cars in Cincinnati, OH for sale.

Media Contact: Todd Williams, Mike Castrucci of Alexandria, (877) 558-5487,

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