KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES OCTOBER SALES
11/01/17 | ID: 13108
08/11/17 | ID: 12854
Kia Motors America|Models|Front 3/4|2018 Soul
2018 Soul

Best-Ever October Sales for the Forte Family of Compact Cars

IRVINE, Calif., November 1, 2017 – Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced October sales of 44,397 vehicles, led by the Soul urban passenger vehicle. The month also included the highest October sales total in company history for the Forte nameplate, up 15 percent year-over-year.
 

 

MONTH OF OCTOBER

YEAR-TO-DATE

Model

2017

2016

2017

2016

Rio

1,657

1,826

13,609

25,991

Forte

9,219

8,013

101,311

87,621

Optima

7,554

9,974

92,258

99,301

Cadenza

1,021

289

5,464

4,042

K900

23

81

375

702

Niro

1,935

N/A

22,605

N/A

Sportage

5,979

5,741

61,736

69,251

Sorento

6,478

7,651

83,791

93,253

Sedona

1,277

2,366

21,197

39,721

Soul

9,254

13,036

99,981

120,859

Total

44,397

48,977

502,327

540,741


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About Kia Motors America

Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kia Motors America continues to top quality surveys and is recognized as one of the 100 Best Global Brands and 50 Best Global Green Brands by Interbrand.   Kia serves as the "Official Automotive Partner" of the NBA and LPGA and offers a complete range of vehicles sold through a network of nearly 800 dealers in the U.S., including cars and SUVs proudly built in West Point, Georgia.*

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* The Sorento and Optima GDI (EX, SX & Limited and certain LX Trims only) are assembled in the United States from U.S. and globally sourced parts.

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