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From sketch to reality – Concept cars brought to life

Posted: June 30, 2017 at 1:23 pm   /   Concept Cars

Concept cars offer a peek into the soul of an auto manufacturer and often embody future design directions. In our pursuit of creating the cars of your dreams, Kia designs, builds and showcases concept cars not only to introduce awe-inspiring new mobility ideas but also to gauge the general public’s reaction for potentially turning these one-of-a-kind […]

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KIA teams up with DStv & Mzansi Magic for Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards

Posted: June 29, 2017 at 11:50 am   /   Awards, Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors has teamed up with DStv and Mzansi Magic as partner and sponsor to the inaugural Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards. In a first for South African television, M-Net’s Mzansi Magic channel has partnered with DStv to launch the brand new awards show in which South African television audiences will determine the winners in 10 […]

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KIA opens community run mechanic training centre in Ethiopia

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 2:08 pm   /   CSR, Featured, Kia Global

KIA Motors Corporation has opened its new community-run auto mechanic training centre in Ethiopia. The establishment of the new Kia-KOICA Green Light Auto Mechanic Training Center is one of the latest steps in KIA’s ‘Green Light Project’ corporate social responsibility program. The Kia-KOICA training centre is located in the Lideta area of Ethiopia’s capital, Addis […]

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Rigorous test and development regime for KIA Stinger

Posted: June 26, 2017 at 10:30 am   /   Cars, Featured, Technical

Each prototype subjected to 480-lap, 10,000 km Nürburgring validation program Designers and engineers collaborate to refine aerodynamic efficiency Testing and tuning work sees development of high-performance braking system, powerful engines and eight-speed transmission Stinger goes on sale globally during Q4 2017   (NüRBURGRING) June 26, 2017 – The KIA Stinger is entering the final stages […]

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KIA tops J.D. Power’s Initial Quality ranking for second straight year

Posted: June 22, 2017 at 11:43 am   /   Awards, Featured, Kia Global

Continuing a multi-year string of quality and reliability awards and accolades, J.D. Power’s 2017 Initial Quality Study (IQS) today recognised KIA Motors as the highest-ranking nameplate in the United States for the second year in a row. KIA’s improvement to 72 problems per 100 vehicles marks the best nameplate performance within the last 20 years […]

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Outrun Ordinary in the new KIA Rio

Posted: June 9, 2017 at 3:53 pm   /   Cars, Featured, Latest News

Latest version of Kia’s popular B-segment model, one of the brand’s global best-sellers Progressive exterior design and modern cabin with ‘floating’ interface New in-car technologies and connectivity features, including Android and Apple smartphone integration Significantly stronger steel bodyshell for improved safety Engaging handling and more comfortable ride Class-leading cabin spaciousness and 325-litres luggage capacity   […]

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Seven more Sportage derivatives & seven more ways to WOW!

Posted: May 31, 2017 at 2:58 pm   /   Featured, News

– KIA announces seven new derivatives in the Sportage model line-up – Local debut for 1.7 CRDI engine in the range – High-value PLUS models add additional features, and even more value Following the successful introduction of the all-new KIA Sportage to the South African market late in 2016, KIA Motors South Africa is now […]

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Indicators & warning lights: understanding your Kia’s dashboard

Posted: May 24, 2017 at 9:55 am   /   Cars, Latest News, Owner's Circle, Technical

Your car’s dashboard is a hub of vital information to assist you while you drive. The instrument cluster – located right behind the steering wheel – is especially helpful when you are on the road. Complexly wired but simply presented, the car’s control panel is designed to indicate signs of trouble.   Those who have […]

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The enhanced KIA Soul arrives in South Africa

Posted: May 2, 2017 at 11:46 am   /   Cars, Featured, News

(JOHANNESBURG) May 2, 2017 – Following its unveiling at the Paris Motors Show in September 2016, the enhanced KIA Soul this week makes its arrival on South African shores. Featuring a number of design updates, the Soul’s up-to-date styling is complemented by the introduction of a new turbo diesel-powered entry-level model. The KIA Soul has […]

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KIA Motors South Africa awards R115,000 to various South African charities

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 3:47 pm   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors South Africa recently awarded R115,000 to various South African charities as the final part of its Sharenet Stockpicks Charity Challenge. The Charity Challenge, an extension of the eight month long Sharenet Stockpicks Challenge, saw some of South Africa’s most influencial financial personalities go head to head in order to find out who could […]

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