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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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The SMART Choice, now in Automatic

Posted: January 10, 2018 at 5:36 pm   /   News

Adding even more convenience to a car already packed with comfort and convenience features, KIA Motors South Africa is expanding the KIA Picanto range with the introduction of the KIA Picanto 1.2 SMART Auto. The range-topping Picanto model has thus far only been available with a five-speed manual transmission. With more than 700 units sold […]

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Alternative powertrain cars – facts and misconceptions

Posted: January 7, 2018 at 10:14 pm   /   General, Owner's Circle

Internationally, more and more consumers are turning to alternative powertrain cars such as the beloved Kia Optima Hybrid to go green, but there seems to be a lack of understanding about eco-friendly cars in general. Here are a number of misconceptions about eco-friendly cars and the facts that set them straight.    Short-lived batteries Contrary to popular belief, batteries […]

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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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KIA at SEMA 2017

Posted: October 20, 2017 at 1:08 pm   /   Featured, Latest News

KIA Motors has teamed up with West Coast Customs to show off a uniquely-modified version of the KIA Stinger, the brand’s first GT offering, in pure SEMA style. The all-new fastback sedan will tout a number of eye-catching high-performance enhancements including lowered front and rear suspension, a gloss black front grille, a carbon fibre aero […]

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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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Seven7 Drive ends epic journey on a high in Ga-Rankuwa

Posted: September 27, 2017 at 6:36 am   /   CSR, Featured

Time flies when you are criss-crossing the continent for a good cause! On Friday, 22 September, Team Seven7 Drive made a late-afternoon stop at the Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital in Ga-Rankuwa to deliver gifts, cupcakes and good cheer to the children in the oncology ward and so ended a seven-day, 7,000 km whirlwind journey […]

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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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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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