KIA Motors South Africa this week reaffirmed its support of the annual South African Music Awards as its official vehicle partner, and continues its sponsorship of the KIA Record of the Year award in 2015. Organised by the Recording Industry of South Africa (RiSA), the nominees for the annual South African Music Awards were announced […]
When it comes to design, Kia is reaching new heights, and we are being recognized for our innovation. The GT4 Stinger and upcoming Kia Soul once again proved their car design prowess, especially after the Industrial Designers Society of America awarded Kia with a pair of prestigious design awards. The GT4 Stinger concept and the upcoming Kia Soul earned Silver and Bronze honors, respectively, in […]
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.
South Africa is a very diverse country and this is reflected in the numerous nominated categories at this year’s South African Music Awards (SAMA’s). Each year, local artists get nominated in their various genre categories by an esteemed panel of judges. Record of the year (one of the most important categories at each year’s event), […]
The Kia Cerato recently impressed in a compact sedan shootout which saw it go head to head against formidable contenders in its segment. Facing stiff competition from the likes of the Toyota’s Corolla and Hyundai’s Elantra, the Cerato was chosen as the best all round value offerings. In the shootout, Car Magazine, one of South […]
Distinctive compact SUV receives renowned ‘iF product design award’ ahead of market launchAward jury praises ‘transformation of design making Kia desirable’ Kia Soul on sales on North America and due to go on sale across Europe in March The new Kia Soul, which celebrated its European premiere at the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) in Frankfurt in […]
- Best Budget Buy: Kia Picanto – Best SUV/Crossover: Kia Sportage – Brand Champion: Kia Motors South Africa joint 3rd place After the successful launch of this prestigious award ceremony in 2011, the third Annual Standard Bank People’s Wheels Awards took place at the Monte Casino Ballroom on 21 November 2013. This competition prides itself […]
Good news for all of us as a KIA manufacturer and distributors, All-New Kia Cerato rated Number One in ‘The $20,000 Compact Sedan Challenge’ stated By USA Today & Cars.com, U.S. this challenge included competitors such as: Hyundai, Honda, Nissan, Toyota, SUBARU, FORD.
Never before has design been so important in the automotive industry, a statement now substantiated by the decision of the jury of the 2013 Golden Steering Wheel awards. In one of the car industry’s most prestigious awards programmes, Peter Schreyer has received the Honorary Golden Steering Wheel, awarded for outstanding achievements in the automotive industry. […]