10 Press Releases
11/06/07 ID: 3539
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES NAME OF NEW MIDSIZE SUV
Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced it will give its new midsize SUV the moniker of Borrego when it debuts in January at the Detroit Auto Show. The Kia Borrego will be manufactured in Korea and go on sale in North America in late spring or early summer of 2008 as a 2009 model.
03/12/08 ID: 3556
SEVEN KIA MODELS GIVEN "BEST BET" DISTINCTION BY THE CAR BOOK 2008
Kia Motors America (KMA) has broken its all-time sales record, inked a major sponsorship deal as the Official Automotive Partner of the NBA and launched its all-new Borrego midsize SUV. KMA also is proud to announce seven models, including the Optima, Rio, Rondo, Sedona, Sorento, Spectra and Spectra5 have achieved The Car Book "Best Bet" distinction. Rio and Optima are recipients of the award for the third consecutive year, while the Spectra, Spectra5 and Sorento have achieved this award for the second year in a row.
07/15/08 ID: 3572
2009 ALL-NEW KIA BORREGO
Having made its global debut earlier this year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Kia Motors America (KMA) today officially launched the 2009 Borrego midsize SUV. Borrego is one of the first production offerings based off of the new design direction Kia continues to unveil through concept vehicles including the Kue, KND-4, Kee and KOUP. Given a straightforward and clean look, Borrego is intended for those who enjoy an active yet uncomplicated lifestyle.
09/05/08 ID: 3576
KIA BORREGO EARNS FIVE-STAR CRASH SAFETY RATING FROM U.S. GOVERNMENT
The all-new 2009 Kia Borrego has achieved a five-star crash safety rating, the highest rating possible, for all seating positions in the latest frontal and side impact crash tests conducted by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This is the first time Borrego has been tested by the government agency.
11/10/08 ID: 3584
2009 KIA BORREGO SELECTED IN AUTOBYTEL.COM/MYRIDE.COM EDITOR'S CHOICE AWARDS
The recently launched 2009 Kia Borrego midsize SUV, already a recipient of a five-star crash safety rating for all seating positions in frontal and side crash tests by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) , has been chosen as "Best Kept Secret" in the Autobytel.com/MyRide.com 2009 Editors Choice Awards. Equipped with fuel-efficient V8 or V6 engines, Borrego was chosen for its impressive combination of capabilities, comfort and space.
11/17/08 ID: 3590
2009 KIA BORREGO
Having made its global debut earlier this year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit and officially launched earlier this year in Washington, the 2009 Kia Borrego midsize SUV represents one of the first production offerings based off of the new design direction Kia Motors America (KMA) continues to unveil through concept vehicles including the Kue, KND-4, Kee and KOUP. Given a straightforward and clean look, Borrego is intended for those who enjoy an active yet uncomplicated lifestyle.
03/03/09 ID: 3608
KIA BORREGO AWARDED NEW ENGLAND MOTOR PRESS ASSOCIATION (NEMPA) 2009 WINTER VEHICLE AWARD
Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced the 2009 Kia Borrego has been given the Best-in-Class Sport Utility Vehicle $25,000-$35,000 award as part of the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) 2009 Winter Vehicle Awards competition. Also selected as the Best Kept Secret in the Autobytel.com/MyRide.com Editors Choice Awards and given a Best Bet distinction by The Car Book 2009, Borrego (which tied with the 2009 Honda Pilot) was honored for its powerful V8 engine, towing capacity, impressive fuel economy, outstanding warranty and ranked higher than the Volkswagen Tiguan, Jeep Commander, Dodge Durango, Land Rover LR2, Hummer H3 and Hyundai Veracruz.
06/18/09 ID: 3624
KIA BORREGO AWARDED EDMUNDS.COM CONSUMERS' TOP RATED VEHICLE AWARD
Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced the 2009 Kia Borrego has been named the top-rated SUV $25,000-$35,000 in the Edmunds.com Consumers Top RatedSM Vehicle awards for 2009. Borrego earned strong marks from consumers for its overall excellent value, along with impressive power and towing capacity, interior space, visibility, fuel economy and extensive list of standard features.
03/19/09 ID: 3963
KIA SOUL AND KIA BORREGO NAMED TO THE WEEKLY KELLEY BLUE BOOK “5 GREAT DEALS” LIST ON KBB.COM
Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced the all-new 2010 Soul passenger vehicle and 2009 Borrego LX recently have been included in Kelley Blue Book’s weekly “5 Great Deals” list on kbb.com. The two newest vehicles to join Kia Motors’ ever-expanding lineup were lauded for offering attractive pricing on top of an impressive combination of capabilities and value.
07/15/08 ID: 3965
ALL-NEW KIA BORREGO LATEST ENTRY IN MIDSIZE SUV SEGMENT
Kia Motors America (KMA) continues to broaden its product line-up with the arrival of the all-new seven-passenger Borrego midsize SUV. Proving you don’t have to sacrifice sophistication, convenience, quality or size for impressive value, Borrego enters the North American market offering unmatched power capabilities and luxury at an unbeatable price.