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08 06

Kia Motors posts 23.4% increase in May global sales

Kia Motors Corporation announced today its global sales figures for passenger cars (export sales, domestic sales and sales from overseas plants), recreational vehicles (RVs) and commercial vehicles for May 2010, recording a total of 175,098 units sold. This figure represents a year-on-year increase of 23.4%.
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21 04

Kia Forte is ‘Top Safety Pick’ by Insurance Institute for Highway...

Following in the footsteps of the 2010 Soul urban passenger vehicle, Kia Forte (known as ‘Cerato’ in some markets) has been recognized by the US’ Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) with a 2010 ‘Top Safety Pick’ award in the Small Car category. The new Forte, which replaced Kia’s popular Spectra model in the compact sedan segment, received the organization’s top honor by earning ‘Good’ ratings – the highest achievable – in frontal, side, rear and rollover impact crash safety tests. Kia Sedona (‘Carnival’ in some markets) minivan was chosen as a ‘Top Safety Pick’ shortly after its launch in 2006.
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16 04

Kia Venga wins red dot design award

Kia Venga has won the coveted red dot design award, marking the second prize the car maker’s newest B-segment MPV has won since its launch, earlier this year. A top-class jury picked Venga as the winner in the “product design” category for the compact MPV’s departure from the conventional mini-van profile. The red dot award is acknowledged worldwide as a seal of quality for outstanding design and complements the prestigious iF product design award already received by Venga.
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16 04

Kia Motors posts 39.5% increase in February global sales

Kia Motors Corporation announced today its global sales figures for passenger cars (export sales, domestic sales and sales from overseas plants), recreational vehicles (RVs) and commercial vehicles for February 2010, recording a total of 143,267 units sold. This figure represents a year-on-year increase of 39.5%.
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16 04

Three premieres for Kia Motors at Geneva Motor Show

To celebrate the world premiere of the all-new Kia Sportage at the 80th Salon International de l’Auto in Geneva today (Tuesday), Kia Motors Corporation will be displaying three examples of its latest crossover vehicle in Switzerland.
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16 04

Kia celebrates grand opening of $1 billion state-of-the-art...

Officials with Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG), Inc. were joined by dignitaries from the Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group, the State of Georgia, local city and county officials to celebrate the official grand opening of Kia’s first-ever U.S. automobile manufacturing plant in West Point, Georgia, capable of producing 300,000 cars annually for the North American and global markets.
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16 04

Kia Motors posts 62.9% increase in January global sales

Kia Motors Corporation announced today its global sales figures for passenger cars (export sales, domestic sales, and sales from overseas plants), recreational vehicles (RVs), and commercial vehicles for January 2010, recording a total of 150,392 units sold. This figure represents a year-on-year increase of 62.9%.
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16 04

Kia Soul named finalist for ‘World Car of the Year’ and ‘World Car...

The popular Kia Soul urban crossover vehicle has been named by the World Car Awards as a finalist for its prestigious ‘World Car of the Year’ and ‘World Car Design of the Year’ awards. Winners will be announced at the 2010 World Car Awards press conference on Thursday, April 1 at the New York International Auto Show.
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16 04

Kia Rio & Rondo vehicles recommended by 2010 Consumer Guide® &...

Kia Motors America (KMA) announced its popular subcompact and midsize CUVs, Kia Rio and Rondo (known as ‘Carens’ in some markets), have been selected as 2010 Consumer Guide Automotive Recommended Vehicles for the vehicle’s offerings of quality, comfort, function and value. The announcement comes on the heels of Kia Rondo being named to the ‘Best Family Cars Under $20,000’ list with About.com, a respected online resource for US consumers.
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16 04

Kia Motors exciting, new fan event is ace for 2010 Australian Open

Kia Motors Corporation announced details of its continued sponsorship of the Australian Open, the first grand slam tournament of the year, marking the ninth year the carmaker sponsors the global tennis event.
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