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Purple M Is a Kia Start-Up Aimed at Personalized e-Mobility Services
Purple M Is a Kia Start-Up Aimed at Personalized e-Mobility Services

20 Jul 2020, 09:25 UTC / Code42.ai and the South Korean automaker have partnered to establish a new start-up designed to offer mobility services through a dedicated, proprietary OS

 
Kia Intelligently Explains How You Cog the Stick In 'Automatic' Fashion With IMT
Kia Intelligently Explains How You Cog the Stick In 'Automatic' Fashion With IMT

24 Jun 2020, 12:18 UTC / Kia Motors has decided to explain a little better its new intelligent Manual Transmission (iMT), developed for mild-hybrid applications (MHEV)

 
Stephen Curry Donates the 2016 Kia Sorento He Won as NBA MVP to Charity
Stephen Curry Donates the 2016 Kia Sorento He Won as NBA MVP to Charity

7 May 2015, 08:45 UTC / Kia Motors has been suporting NBA for many years now. The best players in the game have been receiving a new car from the company, yet most of them were donated

 
Kia Says the GT is Wiskers Away From Production
Kia Says the GT is Wiskers Away From Production

7 Apr 2015, 11:11 UTC / Kia GT is coming soon on the market. At least, that's what South-Korean officials are saying, claiming that work is well underway on the sylish sedan

 
Kia Novo Fastback Concept Is Another Proof Koreans Found Their Design Modjo
Kia Novo Fastback Concept Is Another Proof Koreans Found Their Design Modjo

2 Apr 2015, 09:35 UTC / After the SPORTSPACE concept we all saw and loved a few weeks ago, Kia does it again and presents the Novo concept in Seoul

 
2016 Kia Optima Winks at Us In First Official Photo
2016 Kia Optima Winks at Us In First Official Photo

26 Mar 2015, 10:13 UTC / Kia will introduce the all-new 2016 Optima at the upcoming New York Auto Show scheduled to kick-off on April 1st and we get to see it's first official photo

 
2016 Kia Optima Teased Before New York Debut
2016 Kia Optima Teased Before New York Debut

19 Mar 2015, 09:41 UTC / Kia has released a couple of teaser design sketches depicting the next generation Optima mid-size sedan, expected to debut at the 2015 NYIAS

 
2015 Kia Sorento Gets UK Starting Price Tag of £28,795
2015 Kia Sorento Gets UK Starting Price Tag of £28,795

18 Mar 2015, 09:48 UTC / Kia Sorento reached it's third generation last year in Paris, but now the SUV is available on the UK market for a starting price tag of £28,795

 
Kia Makes the Clean Cut on Top 50 Green Brand List
Kia Makes the Clean Cut on Top 50 Green Brand List

12 Jun 2013, 13:55 UTC / Kia Motors was named the 37th cleanest brand out there on Interbrand’s list of the 50 Best Global Green Brands 2013. This shows the growth of this Korean car company is not only design lead, b...

 
Kia Soul Prices Start at $13,300
Kia Soul Prices Start at $13,300

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Kia Motors American today unveiled prices of the new Kia Soul, with the cheapest variant of the car available for a MSRP of $13,300 (without freight, taxes, title, license, options and dealer charge...

 
Kia Named One of Top 100 Best Global Brands
Kia Named One of Top 100 Best Global Brands

3 Oct 2012, 10:12 UTC / According to a 2012 study made by Interbrand, the world’s largest brand consulting agency, Kia is now one of the ‘Top 100 Best Global Brands”. Kia’s brand is valued at $4....

 
Kia Motors Suspends Georgia Production
Kia Motors Suspends Georgia Production

19 Mar 2012, 17:04 UTC / Automotive News today reports on one of Kia’s main operations in the US being shut. The plant in Georgia will not operate on Monday and Tuesday his week, and we don’t have a statement as...

 
Kia Promises More Cars for Dealers in 2012
Kia Promises More Cars for Dealers in 2012

6 Feb 2012, 16:41 UTC / The biggest problem both Kia and Hyundai have in the US right now is now awareness but the incapacity to keep up with demand. Hyundai has already stated its doing all it can to boost Elantra product...

 
Kia Viral Marketing: Five Hours of Adriana Lima Waving a Flag
Kia Viral Marketing: Five Hours of Adriana Lima Waving a Flag

31 Jan 2012, 15:03 UTC / Honestly, we could watch supermodel Adriana Lima sleeping, but when we spotted Victor Secret’s angel waving a the racing flag for Kia, we knew we needed more. Thankfully, the carmaker’s ...

 
Kia Motors Sets Sales Record in 2011
Kia Motors Sets Sales Record in 2011

11 Jan 2012, 16:33 UTC / Kia has managed to outdo itself with a record-breaking sales result of 2,478,959 Kia vehicles sold globally in 2011. With robust demand coming from China and the US, the South Korean automaker easil...

 
Kia to Build Third Plant in China by 2014
Kia to Build Third Plant in China by 2014

2 Nov 2011, 12:12 UTC / Kia has announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to build its third manufacturing plant in China. The facility will have an annual capacity of 300,000 units produced and will...

 
Kia Adds Thirds Shift at European Factory to Keep Up With Demand
Kia Adds Thirds Shift at European Factory to Keep Up With Demand

23 Sep 2011, 14:34 UTC / Despite the harsh economic conditions in the European market, Kia has adapted will and is growing at at much better pace than other large automakers operating here. To keep up with demand, which has...

 
Kia's US Sales Jump 36% in Second Quarter
Kia's US Sales Jump 36% in Second Quarter

1 Aug 2011, 14:16 UTC / Kia Motors announced its has increased its sales on the global market by 21 percent in the period between April to June. However, a much more note-worthy result was achieved by the South Korean carm...

 
Kia Wins New Automotive Brand Contest for Design
Kia Wins New Automotive Brand Contest for Design

21 Jul 2011, 11:59 UTC / Kia Motors is one of the main winners in the first-ever Automotive Brand Contest, which was a new international brand and design competition organized by the German Design Council. The judging panel...

 
Kia Celebrates Two Decades in the UK
Kia Celebrates Two Decades in the UK

30 Jun 2011, 07:40 UTC / Less than two weeks after the Picanto arrived in the UK, Kia today celebrates 20 years of steady improvements on this market since it landed in Britain on June 30th, 1991. We’ll remind you tha...