Continuing a multi-year string of quality and reliability awards and accolades, J.D. Power’s 2017 Initial Quality Study (IQS) today recognised KIA Motors as the highest-ranking nameplate in the United States for the second year in a row. KIA’s improvement to 72 problems per 100 vehicles marks the best nameplate performance within the last 20 years […]
(JOHANNESBURG) May 2, 2017 – Following its unveiling at the Paris Motors Show in September 2016, the enhanced KIA Soul this week makes its arrival on South African shores. Featuring a number of design updates, the Soul’s up-to-date styling is complemented by the introduction of a new turbo diesel-powered entry-level model. The KIA Soul has […]
The idea of a self-driving car is not too far from reality, and Kia Motors plans to make it happen by the year 2030. At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Kia launched DRIVE WiSE, an innovative sub-brand dedicated to furthering the brand’s Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). Learn more about this exciting new development! […]
Kia Motors has been a rising star among the global automotive brands in terms of environmental friendliness, most recently ranking 35th out of 50 global brands in international brand management consultancy, Interbrand’s 2014 Best Global Green Brands.
Kia announced that its cumulative global sales have exceeded 30 million vehicles since Kia produced Korea‘s first three-wheeled vans, the K-360, 52 years ago in 1962. Have a hard time wrapping your head around what 30 million cars looks like? If 30 million Kia Optimas (also known as the K5) were lined up bumper-to-bumper it […]
J.D. Power and Associates’ 2013 Initial Quality Study (IQS) has ranked the Kia Soul and Kia Sportage as leaders in the Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle and Sub-Compact CUV segments, respectively, in the U.S. And, for the first time, Kia ranks among the automotive industry’s top 10 nameplates for initial quality. The 2013 Soul ranked first in […]