266 Press Releases
02/17/20 ID: 16009
KIA RECEIVES SIX TOP SAFETY PICK RATINGS FROM INSURANCE INSTITUTE FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recently awarded Top Safety Pick (TSP) to the new 2020 Kia Telluride, which received “Good” ratings in all six IIHS crashworthiness tests and an “Acceptable” rating for headlights. The Sorento, Sportage, Soul, Stinger and Forte also received TSP ratings.
02/17/20 ID: 15982
ALL-NEW 2021 KIA SELTOS BRINGS RUGGED REFINEMENT TO LONE STAR LANDSCAPE
Rugged, refined and right-sized, the all-new Seltos arrived in Texas Hill Country this week to show off a personality all its own.
02/13/20 ID: 15997
KIA MOTORS OFFERS BASKETBALL FANS A SLAM DUNK EXPERIENCE DURING NBA ALL-STAR 2020
NBA fans from across the country converging on Chicago for the NBA All-Star Game will have the opportunity to participate in a full weekend of interactive activities presented by Kia Motors America, the Official Automotive Partner of the NBA.
02/12/20 ID: 15995
Hyundai Motor Group, Canoo to Co-Develop All-Electric Platform for Future Electric Vehicles
Hyundai Motor Group and Canoo announced today that Hyundai has engaged Canoo to jointly develop an electric vehicle (EV) platform based on Canoo’s proprietary skateboard design for upcoming Hyundai and Kia models.
02/06/20 ID: 15987
KIA WINS TWO 2019 MOTORWEEK DRIVERS’ CHOICE AWARDS
Today, at the Chicago Auto Show, Kia received two MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Awards. The Niro won in the “Best Eco-Friendly” category and Telluride topped the “Best Large Utility” category. MotorWeek is television's longest running automotive magazine show. Its editors conduct upwards of 150 car and truck reviews annually, evaluating vehicles on an array of factors, including: price, features, performance, accommodations, fuel economy, reliability records, and resale value. The Drivers’ Choice awards are based on these thorough evaluations.
02/06/20 ID: 15985
KIA TELLURIDE WINS 2020 MAMA FAMILY VEHICLE OF THE YEAR
The Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) awarded the Telluride its 2020 MAMA Family Vehicle of the Year. The Telluride beat out 19 contenders for the award, and in order to qualify, vehicles must be either new or significantly updated for that model year.
02/06/20 ID: 15992
Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Mong-Koo Chung Inducted into Automotive Hall of Fame
Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Mong-Koo Chung will be inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame, the industry’s top honor, in the class of 2020.
02/06/20 ID: 15989
REFRESHED 2020 KIA CADENZA DEBUTS AT CHICAGO AUTO SHOW
The refreshed 2020 Kia Cadenza premium sedan made its debut today at the Chicago Auto Show.
02/04/20 ID: 15983
KIA INCREASES CONTRIBUTION TO THE FIGHT AGAINST YOUTH HOMELESSNESS TO $1 MILLION FOLLOWING THE SUPER BOWL
Having already pledged $1,000 for every yard gained during Sunday’s Big Game – which totaled 748 yards – Kia Motors America today announced the company will round up the donation to $1 million to aid in the fight against youth homelessness. The donation is part of the brand’s “Yards Against Homelessness” charitable initiative, inspired by Josh Jacobs, the pro-football running back that starred in Kia’s 60-second Super Bowl spot for the all-new 2021 Seltos SUV, entitled “Tough Never Quits”.
02/03/20 ID: 15979
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES RECORD JANUARY SALES
Kia Motors America today announced best-ever January sales of 40,355 units, up 8-percent over the same period last year. Sales were led by the Sportage SUV, which posted an 11-percent increase year-over-year, marking the model’s best-ever January sales performance. The month also saw the first retail deliveries of the all-new 2021 Seltos SUV.
01/29/20 ID: 15941
KIA CALLS FOR NATIONWIDE BLITZ AGAINST YOUTH HOMELESSNESS IN SUPER BOWL CAMPAIGN FOR THE ALL-NEW 2021 SELTOS SUV
What would you tell a younger you trying to make your way through the world? For Josh Jacobs, who rose from homelessness in middle school to football stardom, it is an inspiring message of hope and determination in Kia Motors’ Super Bowl spot for the all-new 2021 Seltos SUV.
01/23/20 ID: 15882
KIA WINS MULTIPLE 2020 “BEST CAR FOR THE MONEY” AWARDS FROM U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT
Today, at the Washington Auto Show, Kia received four 2020 Best Car for the Money awards from U.S. News & World Report in four separate categories: the Forte won for best compact car; the Soul was best subcompact SUV; Sorento best 3-row SUV; and Sedona best minivan.
01/23/20 ID: 15884
KIA TEASES SUPER BOWL SPOT FOR ALL-NEW SELTOS SUV
In a preview of what’s to come in Kia Motors’ Super Bowl ad for the all-new 2021 Seltos SUV, we see a strong and determined child as he enters a room teeming with journalists. After making his way to the podium he looks out across the assembled crowd and says, “First question.” A reporter quickly replies, “What keeps you going out there?”
01/22/20 ID: 15880
TELLURIDE IS 2020 ALG DESIGN INNOVATION WINNER
The Kia Telluride has won the 2020 ALG Design Innovation Award for Overall Design and Execution. ALG judges lauded the 2020 Kia Telluride for exemplifying the best in automotive design. ALG, a subsidiary of TrueCar, is an industry leader in vehicle residual value projections and has been in operation for over 55 years.
01/21/20 ID: 15871
KIA USES BIG GAME AD TO SHINE LIGHT ON ISSUE OF YOUTH HOMELESSNESS
This year, with more than 4.2 million young people experiencing homelessness in the U.S., the car company known to “Give It Everything” will use its big game advertising platform to give back in a meaningful way. For every yard gained during the game Kia will donate $1,000 to three charity partners dedicated to ending the issue of youth homelessness and transforming the lives of young people in need: Covenant House, Positive Tomorrows and StandUp For Kids.