353 Press Releases
05/03/21 ID: 17305
Kia announces April 2021 global sales
Kia Corporation recorded total global sales of 249,734 units in April 2021, a 78 percent increase compared to the same month last year.
04/30/21 ID: 17303
KIA ACHIEVES BEST MONTHLY SALES IN COMPANY HISTORY IN APRIL, 2021
Kia Motors America today announced its second-successive best-ever monthly sales total of 70,177 units, surpassing the previous monthly high set in March 2021. Two Kia nameplates – K5 and Forte – enjoyed their strongest month ever in April, powering Kia to a 121.3-percent increase over the same period last year.
04/23/21 ID: 17299
2022 SPORTAGE OVERVIEW
As one Kia’s longest-running nameplates, the Sportage is unchanged for 2022 but maintains its cutting-edge design, capability and convenience. New this year, the LX Value Edition Package adds 18-in. dark gray wheel, Smart key with push button start and heated front seats. The Nightfall Edition also replaces the S trim as a standalone package, and the panoramic sunroof is now standard on the EX trim. The EX Tech Package and SX Turbo are equipped with new complimentary map updates including new points of interest and ADAS features support.
04/22/21 ID: 17295
Hyundai Motor and Kia Recruit AI Expert to Strengthen Smart Technology Development and Mobility Business Opportunities
Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Corporation announced today the recruitment of Kyunghyun Cho, associate professor of computer science and data science at New York University. Professor Cho will provide outside expert counsel to strengthen the group’s development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology and its application in the mobility industry.
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.
04/08/21 ID: 17274
KIA LAUNCHES ALL-NEW MARKETING CAMPAIGN FOR AN ALL-NEW CATEGORY OF VEHICLE - THE CARNIVAL MPV
Kia is debuting the all-new 2022 Carnival MPV in a multifaceted marketing campaign, the centerpiece of which is a :30-second broadcast spot entitled “What Else Ya Got?” The spot illustrates how the Carnival MPV offers active consumers a host of benefits to support their busy lives and stakes Carnival as a new offering in the unoccupied space between SUV and family hauler.
04/01/21 ID: 17269
MARCH 2021 MARKS BEST-EVER MONTH AND FIRST QUARTER SALES FOR KIA IN THE U.S.
Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced its best-ever month and an all-time high for first quarter sales. Through March, Kia sales are up 9-percent over the previous first quarter high set in 2016. Finishing in record-setting fashion, Kia delivered 66,523 vehicles in March, with best-ever monthly performances by the K5 and Seltos.
04/01/21 ID: 17271
Kia announces March 2021 global sales
Kia Corporation recorded global sales of 251,362 units in March 2021, an 8.6 percent increase compared to the same month last year.
03/30/21 ID: 17267
Kia EV6 redefines boundaries of electric mobility with inspiring design, exhilarating performance and innovative space
The new Kia EV6 brings long-range, zero-emissions power, 800V ultra-fast charging and distinctive styling to the crossover SUV market. The EV6 is Kia’s first car to be based on the company’s dedicated new platform for battery electric vehicles (BEVs).
03/26/21 ID: 17252
KIA TELLURIDE NAMED BEST 3-ROW SUV FOR FAMILIES BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT
For the second consecutive year, the Kia Telluride was named the “Best 3-Row SUV for Families” by U.S. News & World Report. The Kia Telluride was selected based on excellent professional automotive reviews, safety and reliability ratings, and the availability of family friendly features that keep occupants connected and entertained. Vehicles with the highest composite score in their class were named the Best Car for Families in their respective categories.
03/22/21 ID: 17250
KIA MOTORS AMERICA HIRES MICHAEL MCHALE AS DIRECTOR, BRAND EXPERIENCE
Kia Motors America (KMA) announced today that automotive industry veteran, Michael McHale, has joined the company as director, brand experience. In the newly created role, McHale will lead all aspects of public relations and external communications including events, experiential, auto shows and strategic partnerships. McHale will report directly to Russell Wager, KMA’s vice president, marketing.
03/16/21 ID: 17205
2022 Stinger Overview
The Stinger established a new era in Kia’s history when it debuted in 2017 as a 2018 model, but that was just the start of the story. It “crashed the party” in a way never expected and converted enthusiasts stuck in the old “German is better” doctrine. For 2022, Stinger continues to evolve and maintain its position as Kia’s halo sport sedan while pushing frontiers in expected style, performance and engineering. It’s been revamped with new exterior design details that offer a more upscale appearance, enhanced performance thanks to a more powerful standard engine, and an unparalleled driving experience with several technologically advanced driver assistance systems as standard.
03/14/21 ID: 17207
Kia reveals new design philosophy and full images of EV6
Kia Corporation has today revealed the first images of the exterior and interior design of EV6, its first dedicated battery electric vehicle (BEV), ahead of the car’s world premiere in March.
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.’