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The new KIA ProCeed: Merging stunning design with the space and versatility of a tourer

Posted: October 2, 2018 at 3:02 pm   /   Awards, Cars, Featured, General, Kia Global, Latest News, News

 Shooting brake body follows blueprint laid down by KIA Proceed Concept A true European: designed, developed, engineered, and built in Europe 594-litre luggage capacity from coupé-inspired body Engines include high-performance 1.6-litre T-GDi for GT models, and choice of gasoline and diesel for GT Line variants (PARIS, France) 2 October 2018 – The new KIA ProCeed […]

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KIA’s BEAT 360 wins International Design Excellence Award

Posted: September 20, 2018 at 12:51 pm   /   Awards, Cars, General, Latest News

KIA triumphs in two categories: ‘Environments’ and ‘Design strategy’ Beat 360 provides a unique KIA brand experience Latest victory adds to the list of prestigious global design accolades won in 2018, including three iF awards and three Red Dot awards (SEOUL) 20 September 2018 – KIA Motors has triumphed in the International Design Excellence Awards […]

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KIA Rio & Stinger named segment winners in J.D. Power 2018 APEAL Study

Posted: August 6, 2018 at 11:18 am   /   Awards, Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors has earned two more J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) awards for the stylish Rio and Stinger fastback. The double win helped increase KIA’s overall score by eight points since last year, while also securing the brand’s spot among the top 10 non-premium nameplates. The announcement follows KIA Motors being named […]

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KIA Rio ranks highest in 2018 J.D. Power Dependability Study

Posted: February 20, 2018 at 10:02 am   /   Awards, Featured, Latest News

The 2018 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) has ranked the KIA Rio as the leader in the Small Car category. The industrywide study examines problems reported during the past 12 months by original owners of three-year old vehicles (2015 model year). Overall dependability is determined by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP100), thus […]

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Three trophies for KIA at the 2018 iF Design Awards

Posted: February 14, 2018 at 10:45 am   /   Awards, Featured, General

KIA Motors has won three prestigious 2018 ‘iF Design’ Awards, reinforcing the brand’s reputation for striking car design. The new KIA Stinger sports sedan, Stonic compact crossover and Picanto city car were each awarded prizes in the ‘Product Design’ category. 2018 marks the second consecutive year in which KIA has won three iF awards, and […]

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KIA Motors constantly increases global brand value

Posted: September 26, 2017 at 2:47 pm   /   Awards

KIA’s global brand value rises 6% to $6.68 billion Second year in a rown among the top 60 brands globally Value of KIA brand has increased seven-fold since 2007  Motors has been ranked among the highest valued brands in the world once again, according to Interbrand’s 2017 ‘Best Global Brands’ report. The latest study, released […]

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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 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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2017 KIA Niro sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for lowest fuel consumption by a hybrid vehicle

Posted: December 19, 2016 at 10:41 am   /   Awards, Latest News

Arriving at New York City Hall in downtown Manhattan, the 2017 KIA Niro officially received a Guinness World Record® title for the lowest fuel consumption driving across the USA from coast to coast (hybrid car). The new record-setting mark is an incredible 76.6 mpg (3,07-litres/100km). “We’re extremely pleased with the Niro’s record-breaking performance,” said Orth […]

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J.D. Power ranks KIA Motors highest for initial quality

Posted: June 23, 2016 at 11:30 am   /   Awards, Featured, Latest News

Fastest-growing Korean automaker is first non-premium brand to top the Initial Quality Study rankings in 27 years KIA owners report fewer issues with their vehicles within the first 90 days of ownership than all other car and truck brands in the U.S.A. Sportage and Soul recognised as ‘Best in Segment’; three additional models ranked among […]

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