376 Press Releases
10/20/21 ID: 17989
KIA AMERICA TEASES ALL-NEW SUV
Kia’s all-new, boldly designed and highly capable SUV will make its North American virtual debut October 27. Going on sale early next year with a variety of powerful and efficient engines and available in FWD and AWD, this all-new SUV will arrive with multiple standard advanced driver assistance systems and high-tech infotainment options. Adventurists will find a new level of off-road capability with a model specifically designed to get off the beaten path with increased ground clearance, multiple driver-selectable terrain modes and dirt-grabbing all-terrain tires.
10/11/21 ID: 17964
2022 KIA FORTE ARRIVES WITH NEW DESIGN IDENTITY AND ARRAY OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY
The 2022 Forte compact sedan arrives with a host of enhancements including new front and rear design elements, a newly available 10.25-inch widescreen navigation display, and an expanded suite of new and upgraded Drive Wise ADAS technology. The compact sedan offers six standard ADAS2 features and a total of 15 systems, including Lane Following Assist, Navigation-Based Smart Cruise Control, Highway Driving Assist, and Safe Exit Warning.
10/08/21 ID: 17945
SORENTO PLUG-IN HYBRIDS PRIMED AND PREPPED FOR REBELLE RALLY
Following the previous announcement of Kia America’s participation in the 2021 Rebelle Rally, the company has unveiled the modified, trail-ready Sorento Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) that will compete in the race. Inspired by the rugged and adventurous Zion and Yosemite Sorento X-Line concepts revealed last year, the rally-ready Sorento PHEVs have been outfitted to take on the elements of the punishing 1,500-mile navigational desert challenge.
10/05/21 ID: 17940
ELECTRIFIED AND ADVENTURE-READY: 2022 SORENTO PHEV SET TO TAKE ON DAUNTING REBELLE RALLY
Kia America is ready to hit the dirt again for the 2021 Rebelle Rally, this time entering a pair of modified 2022 Sorento PHEVs to highlight the capability of the electrified SUV in the harsh conditions that make up the 1,500-mile navigational desert challenge. Two formidable all-female teams will be at the helm of the new plug-in hybrid SUVs as they compete in the X-Cross class under the “Electrified” designation.
10/01/21 ID: 17938
KIA AMERICA SETS BEST-EVER THIRD QUARTER SALES PERFORMANCE IN COMPANY HISTORY
Kia America today announced September sales of 52,906 units, led by Forte and Telluride models, which accelerated Kia to its best-ever third quarter sales in company history for a total of 177,014 units sold. This result has contributed to Kia’s highest ever sales performance for the first nine months of a calendar year – a total of 555,525 units – a nine-percent increase over the previous first three- quarter sales record of 491,764 units set in 2016.
09/27/21 ID: 17935
Hyundai Motor Group Starts ‘2021 EV Open Innovation Challenge’ for Charging Infrastructure and Service Solutions
Hyundai Motor Group, parent company of Kia, is a global automotive corporation leading the era of electric mobility, is opening the 2021 EV Open Innovation Challenge following the successful completion of the EV and Battery Challenge launched in 2020.
09/23/21 ID: 17933
KIA ANNOUNCES 2021 CLASS OF THE GREAT UNKNOWNS SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
Kia America today welcomed the third class of Great Unknowns Scholarship recipients from across the U.S. The 16 scholarship recipients are planning to pursue a college undergraduate degree in one of the following disciplines: Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Arts, or Math (STEAM). They were chosen based on financial need, academic performance, and how they are inspired to make a big difference.
09/17/21 ID: 17900
KIA AMERICA TAKES OVER PRIMETIME TO INTRODUCE ALL-ELECTRIC EV6 AND THE NEW KIA AMERICA BRAND
The introduction of Kia America’s first dedicated all-electric model – the all-new 2022 EV6 Crossover – continues as the brand once again partnered with the 73RD EMMY® AWARDS and NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”. The initiatives follow the May 2021 launch of the EV6 in New York City’s Times Square and will continue to not only introduce the EV6 to U.S. consumers, but also introduce the transformed Kia America brand to the U.S. market through an all-new, 60-second creative campaign that debuts during the 73RD EMMY® AWARDS.
09/17/21 ID: 17894
KIA ANNOUNCES 2022 SORENTO PHEV PRICING
2022 Sorento Turbo Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) is arriving in dealers now with a starting MSRP of $44,990 for the SX and an MSRP of $47,890 for the fully loaded SX-Prestige (SX-P).
09/06/21 ID: 17865
Hyundai Motor Group Presents Its Vision to Popularize Hydrogen by 2040 at Hydrogen Wave Forum
Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) has set out its vision for hydrogen energy and a global hydrogen society.
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.
09/01/21 ID: 17853
Kia announces August 2021 global sales
Kia Corporation recorded total global sales of 217,204 units in August 2021, a 0.1 percent increase year over year.
09/01/21 ID: 17851
KIA AMERICA CONTRIBUTES $200,000 TO THE AMERICAN RED CROSS TO SUPPORT HURRICANE IDA RELIEF EFFORTS
Kia America today made a donation of $200,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with disaster relief efforts and provide shelter, food and comfort to those affected by Hurricane Ida. In addition, Kia Motors Finance customers affected by Hurricane Ida may be eligible for payment relief solutions. Impacted Kia Motors Finance customers can call that company’s customer service line at (866) 331-5632 to learn more about their options during this difficult time.
08/31/21 ID: 17849
KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES AUGUST SALES
Kia America today announced August sales of 54,009 vehicles, led by the Forte and Sportage models. Kia sold 74-percent of available inventory in August.