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The Kia Sorento evolution story, an on-going journey to excellence

Posted: June 24, 2015 at 3:16 pm   /   Featured, General, News

Coming soon the South Africa, the 3rd generation Sorento has already won several major awards including the Red Dot design award, iF design award and the highest five-star crash safety rating by Euro NCAP. Originally developed as Kia’s first crossover SUV model, the first generation Sorento exploded onto the automotive scene in 2002. Before we walk down […]

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[Mark Pilgrim Blog] Kruger Park & The Tooth Fairy

Posted: June 23, 2015 at 3:31 pm   /   General, Latest News

For the past 4 years, the kind owners of Turaco Lodge have been inviting Nicole and I to experience their 4 star boutique accommodation at the Kruger National Park. Always having a toddler has made it difficult, but as our youngest, Alyssa, is now old enough to appreciate seeing the animals, we took them up […]

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Kia Motors nearing 15 millionth vehicle milestone

Posted: June 17, 2015 at 8:34 am   /   General, Kia Global, Latest News

In 1975, Kia Motors exported the first 10 units of the Brisa pickup truck to Qatar. Fast forward 40 years, Kia is excited to mark its 15 millionth cumulative export from Korea later this June. Following the 10 millionth export reached in March of 2011, it has taken only four years and three more months […]

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Photo Blog: Picanto Play Day at Vereeniging Kart Track

Posted: June 11, 2015 at 3:36 pm   /   Cars, Featured, General, News

The Kia South Africa team recently launched the face lifted Kia Picanto to a group of motoring journalists with a surprise trip to Vereeniging Kart Circuit. Needless to say, Picanto impressed everyone with its dynamic handling and spirited performance, a reminder to all of what a great package it is. Here are a few highlights […]

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Catch The #SAMAXXI Non-broadcast Awards Show

Posted: April 19, 2015 at 6:53 pm   /   General, Latest News

  Viewers tuning into the live broadcast of the 20th Annual South African Music Awards may want to shield their eyes lest they are blinded by the sheer star power on display – including electrifying performances by some of the country’s hottest music acts. SAMA 20 organiser RISA – the Recording Industry of South Africa […]

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Catch The #SAMMAXXI Glam-cam live!

Posted: April 19, 2015 at 6:02 pm   /   General, Latest News

  Beamed live to your living rooms from the Sun City Superbowl, the SAMA 20 ceremony will pulse with an unforgettable performance by comeback kids Mafikizolo. The popular duo is nominated for an incredible six SAMAs this year – including two nods in the hotly contested Kia Record of the Year category. Also bringing his […]

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The Kia Soul Sessions with the #KiaROTY nominees

Posted: April 17, 2015 at 3:55 pm   /   General, Latest News

Kia Motors South Africa is proud to be vehicle partner to The 21st Annual South African Music Awards. We’re particularly proud of our Kia Record Of The Year (#KiaROTY) sponsorship, as its the only SAMA award chosen by the fans. In the spirit of empowering fans, we thought it fitting to crowdsource questions for our […]

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Kia hits 2 million vehicle production milestone in Europe

Posted: April 16, 2015 at 8:57 am   /   General, Kia Global, Latest News, News

Following its first production run in 2006 and reaching a record-breaking level of production in 2014, Kia Motors Slovakia produced its historic 2 millionth car on April 8. It all happened at the production facility based in Žilina, Slovakia, Kia’s one and only manufacturing plant in Europe that produces the various models for European customers, […]

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First look: Next-generation Kia Optima

Posted: March 30, 2015 at 12:24 pm   /   Cars, Concept Cars, Featured, General, Kia Global, News

The wait is nearly over! We present you with the very first look at the all-new Optima. Thoroughly refreshed inside and out from the previous generation, Kia’s best-selling mid-size sedan will come in multiple engine choices and new premium features. To get more views and information, stay tuned for the all-new Optima’sworld premiere at the upcoming New […]

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Kia Soul and K900 named the “Best Car For Families”

Posted: March 19, 2015 at 7:00 am   /   General, Latest News

When choosing a car for your family, safety and comfort are usually your top concerns, and Kia recognizes that. Recently, U.S. News & World Report named K900 (Quoris) and Kia Soul the “Best Cars for Families” in theLuxury Large Car and Hatchback categories. The prestigious award takes various aspects into consideration, including professional automotive reviews, safety and reliability […]

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