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12/16/21 ID: 18296
KIA TELLURIDE EARNS 2022 EDMUNDS “TOP RATED” AWARD
Telluride wins 2022 Top Rated award
12/16/21 ID: 18297
KIA TELLURIDE AND SELTOS WIN 2022 KELLEY BLUE BOOK BEST BUY AWARDS
Telluride and Seltos win 2022 KBB Best Buy awards
12/01/21 ID: 18291
The Kia EV6 named ‘Crossover of the Year’ at 2021 TopGear.com Awards
The Kia EV6 has earned the coveted ‘Crossover of the Year’ title at the 2021 TopGear.com Awards.
11/18/21 ID: 18238
KIA TELLURIDE NAMED TO CAR AND DRIVER’S 2022 10BEST LIST
The Kia Telluride has been named to Car and Driver’s 10Best list for 2022, which recognizes the best trucks and SUVs on the market. The industry-leading automotive publication selected Kia’s largest-ever SUV for this prestigious honor based on its impressive design, premium interior and refined ride. Year-to-date sales of the Telluride are up 39-percent, in part propelled by industry awards like Car and Driver’s 10Best.
11/10/21 ID: 18099
KIA CARNIVAL MPV AND K5 SPORTS SEDAN EARN 2021 NEWSWEEK AUTOS AWARDS
Kia America has earned double honors in the inaugural 2021 Newsweek Autos Awards. The awards recognized the Carnival MPV and K5 as the best in their respective categories, based on features, specifications and driving impressions.
09/03/21 ID: 17858
KIA AMERICA EARNS HIGHEST NUMBER OF J.D. POWER INITIAL QUALITY AWARDS IN THE INDUSTRY
Kia America has earned more number-one ranked models than any other automaker, according to the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS). A total of five Kia vehicles delivered segment-best performances: Forte (Compact Car), Sedona (Minivan), Sportage (Compact SUV), Soul (Small SUV) and Telluride (Upper Midsize SUV). 2021 marks three consecutive wins for Forte and Sedona and the second straight year Soul ranked number one. Telluride is a first-time honoree and Sportage recaptures the title it previously held in 2019.
08/24/21 ID: 17816
2022 KIA CARNIVAL EARNS 2021 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK AWARD
The 2022 Kia Carnival MPV has been awarded the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) TOP SAFETY PICK (TSP) rating just months after the vehicle’s introduction with a new name to the Kia lineup. The designation applies to the Carnival when equipped with LED projector headlights and built after March 2021. The Carnival earned ratings of ‘good’ in all six IIHS crashworthiness evaluations, including the driver-side small overlap front, passenger-side small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraint tests.
07/02/21 ID: 17618
2022 KIA STINGER EARNS IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ AWARD
The 2022 Stinger sport sedan has been awarded the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) rating with the implementation of standard LED headlights. Previously a Top Safety Pick, the refreshed 2022 Stinger earned ratings of ‘good’ in all six IIHS crashworthiness evaluations, including the driver-side small overlap front, passenger-side small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraint tests. The Stinger comes standard with Forward Collision Avoidance Assist that earned a superior rating in the vehicle-to-vehicle evaluation and an advanced rating in the vehicle-to-pedestrian evaluation.
04/14/21 ID: 17291
KIA SORENTO NAMED TO PARENTS’ LIST OF BEST FAMILY CARS 2021
The Kia Sorento is a PARENTS Magazine Best Family Cars 2021 award winner. PARENTS, the leading source for busy, millennial moms, selected winners based on high-tech performance, safety, and convenience features that meet the needs of families.
04/13/21 ID: 17289
KIA EARNS HONORS IN VINCENTRIC 2021 BEST FLEET VALUE IN AMERICA AWARDS
Kia Motors America (KMA) has earned multiple honors in the Vincentric 2021 Best Fleet Value in America Awards. The leading cost and analysis group recognized the Forte GT-Line (compact) and Soul LX (compact hatchback) as the best in their respective categories, marking three consecutive wins for the Forte. The Soul also claimed its third win.
03/09/21 ID: 17184
KIA SORENTO AND K5 ACHIEVE TOP 10 FOR THE 2021 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS
The Kia Sorento and K5 have both been selected to the Top 10 for this year’s World Car of the Year (WCOTY) Awards. The nominations follow Kia’s big wins last year, as the Telluride was named ‘World Car of the Year’ and the Soul EV ‘World Urban Car.’
03/05/21 ID: 17171
KIA TELLURIDE WINS 2021 KELLEY BLUE BOOK BEST RESALE VALUE AWARD
The Kia Telluride has won the 2021 Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Award in the 3-Row Midsize SUV category. The award recognizes models with the lowest depreciation among competitors during the first five years of vehicle ownership. Depreciation is often the most significant yet unexpected cost incurred during ownership of a vehicle and can impact overall value.
03/01/21 ID: 17087
CAR AND DRIVER EDITORS GIVE KIA A “HIGH FIVE”
The Kia Telluride, Sorento, Soul, K5 and Rio have all earned a spot on the Car and Driver 2021 Editors’ Choice Award list of cars, trucks, crossovers and SUVs that represent 2021’s standard of excellence. The winning vehicles were selected from more than 400 models tested by Car and Driver editors and awarded a “seal of approval” following rigorous instrumented testing.
03/01/21 ID: 17090
Kia Motors America announces pricing of the all-new 2022 Carnival MPV
Following on the heels of the Carnival MPV’s North American debut last week, Kia Motors America (KMA) has announced pricing for the multi-faceted people mover. Pushing the boundaries on expected fronts and bringing new life to a staid segment, the 2022 Carnival MPV is offered in four trim levels: LX, EX, SX, and SX Prestige. This all-new MPV is expected to go on sale in the second quarter of this year and pricing starts at $32,100.
02/19/21 ID: 17072
#1! KIA TOP MASS-MARKET BRAND IN J.D. POWER VEHICLE DEPENDABILITY STUDY
Kia was ranked number one among mass-market brands today by J.D. Power in the 2021 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) with a reported 97 problems per 100 vehicles. The achievement has been strengthened by three of Kia’s most popular-selling models – the Sorento, Sportage, and Optima – each besting their respective segments.