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Taller, stronger and funkier – 2018 Kia Picanto X-Line

Posted: October 20, 2017 at 11:00 am   /   General, Latest News

Kia’s smallest hatchback has returned with a fresh new look! Last month in Frankfurt, Germany, the Kia Picanto X-Line made its grand debut at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show. Taking inspiration from Kia’s popular crossover and SUV model lines, the pumped-up Picanto X-Line definitely triggered a wow effect on the show floor. Read on to find out about the […]

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KIA Motors appoints Oleg Son as new Head of KIA Design China

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 3:20 pm   /   Latest News

Son to lead KIA’s design strategy and development in China Previous experience in China will help Son enhance KIA’s design appeal in the expanding Chinese market Son wil strengthen design cooperation between KIA’s global design network, working alongside recently hired Head of Styling, Pierre Leclercq   KIA Motors has appointed prominent car designer Oleg Son, […]

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KIA and Team Seven7 Drive spread hope for Children with Cancer.

Posted: September 16, 2017 at 12:08 pm   /   Concept Cars, Featured, General, Latest News

KIA Motors South Africa and Team Seven7 will bring a bit of Soul to children fighting cancer across Southern Africa this September. The two teams will partner to drive 7,000 kilometres across South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique and Lesotho to visit little cancer patients at various public hospitals. The Seven7 Drive was conceptualised in 2015 […]

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Pierre Leclercq named new Head of Styling at KIA Motors

Posted: September 14, 2017 at 10:21 am   /   Latest News

KIA Motors has named Pierre Leclercq as its new Head of Styling. Based at KIA’s design headquarters in Namyang, Korea, Leclercq’s appointment will accelerate the establishment of a consistent design DNA across the expanding KIA model range.   As the newly-established Head of Styling, the Belgian-born Leclercq will be responsible for developing KIA’s long-term design […]

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World debut for KIA Proceed Concept at Frankfurt Motor Show

Posted: September 12, 2017 at 11:22 am   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors has unveiled the Proceed Concept today at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show. Making its world debut in Frankfurt, and designed at KIA’s European design centre just 500 metres away from the KIA stand, the Proceed Concept indicates what the next-generation cee’d could look like. Gregory Guillaume, Chief Designer Europe for KIA Motors, […]

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KIA Proceed Concept revealed ahead of Frankfurt world debut

Posted: September 7, 2017 at 9:30 am   /   Concept Cars, Featured, Latest News

Extended hot hatch presents a new body type for KIA Low, lean and lithe – concept characterised by its rakish roofline, muscular proportions and compact footprint Unique ‘Luminline’ exterior design feature – an illuminated outline of its glasshouse Hints at the design of the next-generation cee’d   KIA Motors has revealed new images of the […]

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New design and in-car technologies for the KIA Sorento at Frankfurt

Posted: September 6, 2017 at 12:50 pm   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors Europe has announced a range of upgrades to the KIA Sorento, the company’s seven-seat flagship SUV. The new Sorento will be on public display for the first time at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show. The updated KIA Sorento features a refreshed exterior and interior design, and is available with KIA’s latest safety […]

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Crossover-inspired design for all-new KIA Picanto X-Line

Posted: September 5, 2017 at 12:01 pm   /   Concept Cars, Featured, Latest News

KIA has announced details of the all-new crossover-inspired Picanto X-Line ahead of its public debut at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA).   The all-new X-Line variant further broadens the appeal of the Picanto, KIA’s smallest car, combining all of its best qualities with a new look which draws inspiration from KIA’s popular crossover and […]

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KIA Motors SA announces voluntary safety recall on 2017 model year Rio models

Posted: September 4, 2017 at 11:43 am   /   Featured, General, Latest News

September 4, 2017 – KIA Motors South Africa (Pty) Ltd will conduct a voluntary safety recall of approximately 1266 KIA Rio models (2017 model year) to inspect the operation of the rear door child locks. KIA Motors Corporation has advised that there may be some Rio vehicles where the child locking function of the rear […]

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The All-New Picanto is now available in South Africa.

Posted: July 14, 2017 at 11:33 am   /   Featured, Latest News

Get In : The all-new KIA Picanto Bold, new exterior design for one of KIA’s best-selling vehicles New, modern cabin with ‘floating’ HMI and new infotainment technology Quieter, more spacious interior with improved refinement Largest cargo capacity in its class Stronger body improves safety and supports refinement   The all-new KIA Picanto, now in its […]

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