Sunny Side Blog

We believe in celebrating the sunny side of life.

To singing in front of the mirror, driving with the sun roof down and laughing ‘til our sides hurt. You see, instead of chasing rainbows, we decided to make our own. We say no to negativity and boooo to boring – to us, life’s all about those little moments that make you smile and remind you that it’s all good if you want it to be.

Bobby Thompson prepares for Donington race day

on Sunday, 29 April 2018. Posted in Bobby Thompson

Bobby Thompson prepares for Donington race day

Don't miss a second of Bobby Thompson, Rio race car driver in the BTCC with live coverage from race day at Donington Park. Hear his thoughts and views times here...

All hail Amanda Barber - without her we'd never be sipping on summer

on Thursday, 19 April 2018. Posted in Rio Family

All hail Amanda Barber - without her we'd never be sipping on summer

Thirty years ago Rio sprang into our lives! We chat to Rio creator Amanda Barber to find out how our favourite lightly sparkling soft drink came to be …

Rio race car driver Bobby Thompson shares his journey so far ...

on Monday, 26 March 2018. Posted in Bobby Thompson

Rio race car driver Bobby Thompson shares his journey so far ...

Since the age of 7 he's wanted to drive in the BTCC, this season is a dream come true for Bobby Thompson. Follow his journey with us...

Find out the science behind your smile and do it more!

on Thursday, 19 April 2018. Posted in The Sunny Side

Find out the science behind your smile and do it more!

At Rio we’re on a mission to make everyone smile more. It’s no secret that we celebrate the sunny - summer, fresh tastes, good vibes and good friends, well they all make our lips curve into a big smile.

Brands Hatch - Bobby goes home

on Saturday, 07 April 2018. Posted in Bobby Thompson

Brands Hatch - Bobby goes home

Hear Bobby's thoughts for the weekend ahead and find out times to get in on all the action

A Caribbean Crave

on Thursday, 08 February 2018. Posted in Recipes

A Caribbean Crave

The name says it all. Thanks to Leanne Bolton who created it!

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