333 Press Releases
09/22/20 ID: 16710
STUNNING ALL-NEW 2021 KIA SORENTO SETS A NEW SUV BENCHMARK
The all-new fourth-generation Kia Sorento changes the game. Again. Since its debut in 2002, the Sorento is one of Kia’s best-known and best-selling vehicles, becoming progressively more powerful, more attractive, better engineered and more technologically advanced in each new iteration. The 2021 model sets a new standard for Sorento’s sustained excellence and leadership in the compact SUV segment as the only vehicle in its class to offer the best estimated fuel economy for a 3-row SUV with 37 mpg combined.
09/18/20 ID: 16708
KIA’S MOST POWERFUL MIDSIZE SEDAN, THE ALL-NEW K5, GOES PRIMETIME FOR THE 72nd EMMY® AWARDS TELECAST
Kia Motors America’s groundbreaking introduction of the all-new 2021 K5 continues with this weekend’s 72nd Emmy® Awards telecast. In a year full of firsts, Kia, in partnership with the Television Academy, is implementing a first-of-its-kind integration where the K5 will be prominently featured in what are sure to be the most high-profile and unforgettable moments during the telecast. Each K5 appearance will highlight the style, performance and driving dynamics of Kia’s most powerful midsize sedan ever.
09/15/20 ID: 16703
Kia Motors accelerates business transformation to become a leading EV brand
Kia Motors Corporation has shared a glimpse of its global electric vehicle (EV) business strategy today, revealing an early sketch of several of the brand’s future dedicated Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs). Details of Kia’s future EV product strategy were announced by Kia President and CEO Ho Sung Song during an event at the brand’s Hwasung plant in Korea.
09/01/20 ID: 16612
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES AUGUST SALES
Kia Motors America’s August sales of 57,015 vehicles were led by the Forte and Sorento models with 8,414 and 7,809 units sold, respectively. Retail sales of 56,015 accounted for 98 percent of Kia’s August volume, and represents the second highest monthly retail sales total in company history.
08/31/20 ID: 16610
ALL-NEW KIA K5 GOES PRIMETIME WITH CREATIVE BROADCAST CAMPAIGN & FIRST-OF-THEIR-KIND PARTNERSHIPS ON NETWORK TV SHOWS
The introduction of Kia’s most powerful midsize sedan ever – the all-new 2021 K5 – continues as Kia Motors America (KMA) launches a creative broadcast campaign and embarks on never-before-seen marketing partnerships with network shows including NBCUniversal’s America’s Got Talent and the 72nd Emmy® Awards telecast. The initiatives come hot on the wheels of the first-ever K5 Live “Triple Threat Stunt” – which took place in July – and will continue showcasing the all-new K5 midsize sedan in unique and unexpected ways.
08/28/20 ID: 16608
2020 KIA SOUL NAMED ONE OF THE 10 BEST CARS FOR DOG LOVERS
The 2020 Kia Soul has been named to Autotrader’s 10 Best Cars for Dog Lovers list for 2020. In celebration of National Dog Day, the editors at Autotrader have announced the list of winners to ensure pet parents are riding in vehicles that have the comfort, convenience and safety features that every family needs.
08/13/20 ID: 16505
KIA MOTORS’ “TELLURIDERS” CONTINUE DELIVERING FACE SHIELDS TO HOSPITALS AND MEDICAL FACILITIES NATIONWIDE
Kia Motors continues to “Accelerate The Good” through the donation of personal protective equipment (PPE) to hospitals and medical facilities nationwide. This week, the Kia “Telluriders” delivered face shields to the Kheir Clinic in Los Angeles. The deliveries are part of Kia’s Accelerate The Good initiatives, which includes ongoing face shield donations to medical facilities not only throughout Southern California, but also to facilities throughout Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Jersey, New York and Washington, D.C. The face shields are assembled at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia in West Point and the brand will donate more than 500,000 face shields nationwide to help in the fight against COVID-19. In addition, Kia donated $1 million to non-profit partners that assist America’s homeless youth population.
08/04/20 ID: 16500
Hyundai Motor Group Provides Pandemic Mobility Support to Residents of Los Angeles
Hyundai Motor Group is continuing its global fight against COVID-19 in the City of Los Angeles by providing eco-friendly transportation to frontline personnel through its mobility service venture, MoceanLab.
08/03/20 ID: 16498
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES JULY SALES
Kia Motors America’s July sales of 52,479 vehicles featured the highest July retail-only total in company history. Kia’s top-selling models for the month were the Sorento and Sportage SUVs.
08/03/20 ID: 16496
2021 KIA SELTOS NAMED TO WARDS 10 BEST USER EXPERIENCE (UX) LIST
The 2021 Kia Seltos has been named to Wards 10 Best UX list for 2020. The list recognizes outstanding touchscreens, voice controls, connectivity, driver-assistance technology features and overall user friendliness.
07/31/20 ID: 16493
KIA MOTORS' ALL-NEW K5 FLIES THROUGH THE AIR IN BREATHTAKING “TRIPLE THREAT STUNT”
To introduce the brand’s most powerful midsize sedan ever, Kia Motors America (KMA) executed a daring “Triple Threat Stunt” performed by professional stunt drivers on a track outside Atlanta. The Triple Threat Stunt featured two turbocharged K5 models sailing through the air in opposite directions as a third K5 model slid into position below the airborne pair. The Triple Threat Stunt served as the kick-off of a multi-channel marketing campaign in support of the all-new 2021 K5 midsize sedan.
07/27/20 ID: 16480
KIA MOTORS’ SET TO UNLEASH ITS MOST POWERFUL MIDSIZE SEDAN EVER IN GROUNDBREAKING “LIVE” MARKETING CAMPAIGN
Kia Motors America (KMA) today is kicking off a multi-channel marketing campaign in support of the all-new 2021 K5. True to KMA’s “Give It Everything” philosophy, the wide-reaching, real-time “K5 Live,” effort will reset expectations by placing Kia’s most powerful mid-size sedan in situations previously untouched in this traditionally conservative category.
07/23/20 ID: 16478
KIA TELLURIDE AND STINGER NAMED SEGMENT WINNERS IN J.D. POWER 2020 AUTOMOTIVE PERFORMANCE, EXECUTION, AND LAYOUT (APEAL) STUDY
Two of Kia Motors America’s (KMA) most talked about models – the Telluride SUV and Stinger sport sedan – have earned a J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) award for their respective segments. The announcement follows Kia being named the highest ranked brand in the industry in the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study.
07/20/20 ID: 16473
KIA MOTORS RELEASES THE BLOCKBUSTER MOVIE EVENT OF THE SUMMER
A year without the biggest tinsel town blockbusters? The creative team at Kia Motors America (KMA) doesn’t think so.
07/14/20 ID: 16430
2021 TELLURIDE NIGHTFALL EDITION ARRIVES THIS SUMMER
Following a debut year defined by phenomenal sales success and an unprecedented number of industry accolades, including being named MotorTrend’s SUV of the Year, World Car of the Year, “North American Utility Vehicle of the Year” and Car and Driver’s 10 Best, Kia’s bold and capable Telluride ups its appeal with a special Nightfall Edition package.