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KIA previews design of new K900 ahead of world debut

Posted: March 7, 2018 at 11:48 am   /   Concept Cars, Featured

KIA releases first sketch of new flagship luxury sedan Elegant, flowing lines and geometric shapes influenced by the ‘Gravity of Prestige’ design concept Design inspired by the dynamic flow of nature and energy   KIA Motors has revealed a rendering of the all-new KIA K900 flagship luxury sedan. The result of a collaborative effort by […]

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KIA launches 2018 Champ into the Arena tournament

Posted: March 7, 2018 at 6:40 am   /   Featured, Latest News

South African launch of KIA’s global amateur, 5-a-side soccer tournament Local talent to shine in support of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Russia Entries now open for the South African tournament Winning team to play in the KIA Champ into the Arena World Finals in Russia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup™   In […]

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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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All-new KIA Cerato makes world debut at NAIAS

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 11:36 am   /   Featured, Latest News

Compact sedan levels up with sophisticated yet sporty design, advanced technology and all-new efficient Smart Stream IVT Cerato evolves into a more refined compact with design cues inspired by Stinger KIA’s first in-house designed and built Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) introduces new line of Smart Stream technologies designed to increase fuel efficiency and deliver an […]

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Renderings of Cerato sedan released ahead of North American International Auto Show

Posted: January 11, 2018 at 8:56 am   /   Featured, News

Ahead of the global debut of the all-new KIA Cerato sedan at the upcoming North American International Auto Show (known as the Forte sedan in the U.S.A.), KIA Motors today revealed design renderings of the brand’s latest compact sedan. While the third-generation Cerato retains its sporty and youthful image, it has graduated with a more […]

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KIA to reveal all-electric concept car at CES 2018

Posted: January 7, 2018 at 8:58 pm   /   Concept Cars, Featured

New EV concept to make world debut in Las Vegas in January 8th KIA to outline vision for future mobility and technology strategies at CES Interactive exhibits explore cutting-edge vehicle interfaces, autonomous driving technologies and world’s first in-car 5G connection KIA Motors will unveil a new all-electric concept car and present the brand’s vision for […]

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A look at our #BestNine Instagram Images of 2017

Posted: December 22, 2017 at 2:34 pm   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors South Africa aims to build a vibrant community of Kia lovers on our social platforms. This is why we make a point of encouraging our customers to share their special Kia moments, whether it be to win prizes in our #LoveKia competition, or for the pure fun of it. A quick look at the […]

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What’s in a name? Names of Kia cars by region

Posted: December 22, 2017 at 1:01 pm   /   Featured, General, Latest News

  Stinger, Optima, Cadenza… how do our vehicles get their names? A name should embody the overall personality, design, and feel of the car as a whole. The very first step in naming a car is to define its character. Is it fast? Is it bold? Is it melodious? Clear references – names of animals for […]

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KIA Stinger named finalist for 2018 North American Car of the Year Award

Posted: December 1, 2017 at 12:24 pm   /   Competitions, Featured, Latest News

Designed in Frankfurt and developed on the Nürburgring, the all-new KIA Stinger fastback sport sedan was named as one of three finalists for the 2018 North American Car of the Year.   “Today marks an important milestone in KIA’s history and the jurors’ acknowledgement of Stinger’s world-class style, performance and value honours the global research, […]

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