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Kia and Hyundai Offer Incentives to Fired Employees
Kia and Hyundai Offer Incentives to Fired Employees

3 Aug 2009, 11:12 UTC / Kia and Hyundai are trying a different approach in South Korea, a country which now faces gloomy predictions when it comes to new car sales in the upcoming months. The government recently shut down ...

 
Kia VG Renderings Leaked
Kia VG Renderings Leaked

29 Jul 2009, 14:02 UTC / Korean manufacturer Kia keeps on teasing the upcoming street version of the VG concept car, unveiled earlier this year at the Seoul Motor Show as the Kia KND-5. Although they don't bring anythi...

 
Kia Motors to Invest 2.3 Billion Euros in European Green Plan
Kia Motors to Invest 2.3 Billion Euros in European Green Plan

27 Jul 2009, 12:58 UTC / Kia Motors will invest approximately 2 billion pounds (2.3 billion euros) to make its European business a bit greener and launch a couple of models that would reduce the overall fuel consumption fig...

 
2010 Kia Rio First Photos
2010 Kia Rio First Photos

20 Jul 2009, 07:38 UTC / Just as expected, Kia is currently working on a refreshed version of the Rio which will receive a bunch of new features for the 2010 model year. A report published by kia-world.net brought us the v...

 
Kia Forte Awarded to Kia Motors Performance Challenge Winner
Kia Forte Awarded to Kia Motors Performance Challenge Winner

16 Jul 2009, 12:51 UTC / For those of you who don’t know it by now, Kia Motors America is the official automotive partner of the NBA. Last weekend, at the final NBA Nation, the company announced the winner of the 2009...

 
Kia Launched the Forte LPI Hybrid
Kia Launched the Forte LPI Hybrid

15 Jul 2009, 12:54 UTC / The South Korean car manufacturer revealed today its first commercialized hybrid electrical vehicle (HEV) in Seoul. Kia has continued its bet on the liquid petroleum gas (LPG) and electric combinati...

 
British Police Go on Patrol with Kia Soul
British Police Go on Patrol with Kia Soul

15 Jul 2009, 07:41 UTC / We already know that Kia Soul appeared to be extremely appealing to the British customers ever since it was launched in the UK market, becoming one of the best selling models in Kia’s current ...

 
2010 Kia Cee'd Teaser Photo
2010 Kia Cee'd Teaser Photo

13 Jul 2009, 14:57 UTC / Automarket and Kia-World released some leaked shots of the presumed 2010 Kia Cee'd facelift. While still expected to launch at the Frankfurt Motor Show this fall, some teaser photos made they w...

 
2010 Kia Forte Koup Launched in the US
2010 Kia Forte Koup Launched in the US

9 Jul 2009, 13:22 UTC / Kia Motors America today announced the 2010 Forte Koup will arrive in dealerships across the country later this summer following its public appearance at the 2009 New York International Auto Show. T...

 
Spyshots: 2010 Kia Sportage
Spyshots: 2010 Kia Sportage

7 Jul 2009, 09:11 UTC / Following the introduction of the face-lifted version of the second generation Kia Sportage back in May 2008, the Koreans have begun developing the next generation of the SUV. The results of that we...

 
Kia US Going Up in Sales... Fourth Time in Row
Kia US Going Up in Sales... Fourth Time in Row

2 Jul 2009, 10:56 UTC / Kia might not have huge sales in the US (who does anyway these days?), but at least they're constantly going up, at least that's what the company's press release stated. Apparently, K...

 
Kia Confirms 11 Models Eligible for US CARS
Kia Confirms 11 Models Eligible for US CARS

28 Jun 2009, 09:33 UTC / After the United States government approved the Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), automakers selling cars in the country rushed to announce their very own models participating in the scheme. The g...

 
KIA Continues Partnership with Indie-Rock Music Tour
KIA Continues Partnership with Indie-Rock Music Tour

26 Jun 2009, 17:10 UTC / For the second consecutive year, Kia Motors America will be the exclusive partner of the 2009 Vans Warped Tour. That means that Kia will host and sponsor on-site events and activities during each to...

 
Spyshots: 2010 Kia Cee'd Facelift
Spyshots: 2010 Kia Cee'd Facelift

26 Jun 2009, 09:23 UTC / The new Kia Cee'd is currently undergoing heavy testing as the parent company is getting ready for the official debut of the car so here is a set of spyshots that will surely give us a hint int...

 
Kia Denim Soul Special Edition Launched
Kia Denim Soul Special Edition Launched

24 Jun 2009, 14:04 UTC / Kia Motors America announced today the launch of the 2010 Denim Kia Soul, a special edition of the Soul model line, which keeps the Soul’s standard features, but also offers the customers extr...

 
Kia Considers an LPG Hybrid for Australia
Kia Considers an LPG Hybrid for Australia

24 Jun 2009, 09:17 UTC / The Australian market could welcome an LPG hybrid small car from Kia in the near future, since the Korean automaker is about to release a new LPG hybrid based on the Cerato small sedan already on sa...

 
Kia Soul’ster is the Concept Truck of the Year
Kia Soul’ster is the Concept Truck of the Year

24 Jun 2009, 06:52 UTC / The open-air Kia Soul’ster Concept was recognized as the 2009 Concept Truck of the Year at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Michigan. During the 2009 North American Concept Vehicle of ...

 
2010 Kia Forte Launched in China
2010 Kia Forte Launched in China

18 Jun 2009, 10:32 UTC / Korean manufacturer Kia has launched today its new Forte (a.k.a Cerato in some countries) at the Nanjing International Expo Centre, with the outspoken goal to make the car a hit in the high-end C-se...

 
Kia Soul in the UK: 1,000 Units Sold in 100 Days
Kia Soul in the UK: 1,000 Units Sold in 100 Days

15 Jun 2009, 12:36 UTC / Kia Soul is one of the best selling models in Kia's current model lineup, with lots of models sold since the company debuted it in global markets some months ago. To be more specific, Kia deliv...

 
Kia VG Concept Interior Revealed
Kia VG Concept Interior Revealed

15 Jun 2009, 10:52 UTC / As we told you at the end of March, prior to the debut of the Seoul Motor Show, Korean manufacturer Kia was getting ready to unveil the VG concept car (codenamed KND-5). Today the manufacturer came ...