Newsletter subscribe
Latest News
Rafael Nadal Kia Key Handover

Nadal unveils KIA’s newest X-Car at Australian Open

Posted: January 15, 2016 at 11:43 am   /   Latest News

Tennis superstar and KIA global brand ambassador, Rafael Nadal, this week lifted the cover off of KIA’s latest ‘X-Car’ in Melbourne, Australia, during the official VIK handover ceremony for the Australian Open 2016. The one-of-a-kind Sportage CUV was created in collaboration with Twentieth Century Fox and modelled after the popular X-Men character, Mystique.   Boasting […]

No Comments read more
Kia Telluride_front quarter (1)

KIA Telluride concept makes world debut at Detroit

Posted: January 12, 2016 at 11:51 am   /   Concept Cars, Featured, Latest News

Telluride combines breakthrough of technology and functionality in a full-size SUV Telluride suggests styling of a possible future premium large SUV in the brand’s lineup Telluride pushes the boundaries of with unique in-cabin health-and-wellness technology and luxury Glimpsing a future that is grounded in reality but not bound by the present, KIA Motors today unveiled a cutting-edge […]

No Comments read more
autobild

KIA takes first place in Auto Bild magazine’s Quality Report 2015

Posted: December 15, 2015 at 9:01 am   /   Kia Global, Latest News, News

KIA Motors has been named in first place according to the Quality Report 2015 published by Auto Bild magazine (issue 50/2015), which rates customer satisfaction, reliability and long-term quality of the 20 leading automotive brands on the German market. KIA shared the top position with Mazda with an overall rating of 2.14 (on a scale […]

No Comments read more
KIA SOUL_DCT_002

The KIA Soul Diesel SMART: Now available with DCT

Posted: December 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA’s all-new seven-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT), which made it’s global debut at the 85th Salon International de l’Automobile in Geneva in March this year, is now available in the range-topping KIA Soul 1.6 CRDi SMART. The new DCT is capable of handling larger torque outputs than KIA’s existing six-speed torque converter automatic transmission (up to […]

No Comments read more
Cadenza Main

Purposeful design for all-new KIA Cadenza

Posted: November 26, 2015 at 8:51 am   /   Cars, Featured, Latest News

Cadenza: a virtuoso solo passage inserted into a movement in a concerto or other musical work, typically near the end. KIA Motors has revealed the new exterior styling of the all-new Kia Cadenza (known as ‘K7’ in the Korean domestic market) in the first official photos of the new model. The all-new Cadenza boasts a purposeful […]

No Comments read more
Soul Autonomous

KIA Motors to introduce autonomous driving tech by 2020

Posted: November 25, 2015 at 4:47 pm   /   Latest News

KIA Motors has announced significant investment into the development of new autonomous driving technologies. By 2020, KIA plans to introduce a range of partially-autonomous driving technologies to its model line-up, and is aiming to bring its first fully-autonomous car to market by 2030. The initial stage of investment by KIA – totalling US$2 billion by […]

No Comments read more
KIAHandoverEngine

KIA Umlazi donates car engine to Chief Ngonyama Technical School

Posted: November 23, 2015 at 11:33 am   /   CSR, Latest News

KIA Motors Umlazi, with the support of KIA Motors South Africa, recently handed over a KIA Optima engine to the Chief Ngonyama Technical School in Ozwathini, a rural area north of Durban. The KIA engine will assist learners with the required practical training portion of Mechanical Technology in the school workshop. The Chief Ngonyama Technical […]

No Comments read more
Kia Niro Production Model Rendering (front quarter)

KIA to launch all-new Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle

Posted: November 18, 2015 at 10:54 am   /   Concept Cars, Featured, Latest News

KIA has announced its plans to introduce an all-new low emissions vehicle to its growing model line-up. The Niro – labelled a Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV) – represents a new concept from the Korean car brand, and marks the development of KIA’s first dedicated eco-car platform.   Niro will maintain all the practicality and appeal […]

1 Comment read more
Next generation Kia Cadenza_Front Quarter Rendering

Kia to continue award winning streak with next-gen Cadenza

Posted: November 13, 2015 at 10:25 am   /   Featured, Latest News

The all-new KIA Cadenza will set new benchmarks for cutting-edge design, interior quality and contemporary luxury when it goes on sale in 2016. Previewed for the first time in new images released today, the next-generation Cadenza maintains the progressive, contemporary image of the current model, while introducing higher levels of luxury and refinement to the […]

No Comments read more
kia-main-engine

Petrol or Diesel – Which engine is right for you?

Posted: November 10, 2015 at 6:33 am   /   Latest News, Owner's Circle, Technical

Diesel or Petrol, which one is right for you? Insight on the characteristics of each engine: http://bit.ly/1WK4DOsIf headlamps are the ‘eyes’ of the car, the engine can only be described as its ‘heart.’ The choice of an engine is an especially important decision for anyone in the market for a new car. The type of […]

1 Comment read more