14 Press Releases
14 Press Releases
12/04/19 ID: 15794
2020 KIA TELLURIDE NAMED SUV OF THE YEAR BY HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS FOUNDATION
Its sophisticated style, refined handling and high value proposition are just some of the qualities that contributed to the 2020 Kia Telluride being named “SUV of the Year” by the Hispanic Motor Press Foundation. Kia’s largest and most capable SUV was recognized for offering the space, comfort, technology, luxury and safety ideal for today's Latino family.
12/02/19 ID: 15791
KIA TELLURIDE NAMED FINALIST FOR 2020 NORTH AMERICAN UTILITY VEHICLE OF THE YEAR AWARD
Conceived, designed and assembled in America, the Kia Telluride has been named one of three finalists for the 2020 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY).
11/22/19 ID: 15742
KIA TELLURIDE NAMED “SUV OF TEXAS” BY THE TEXAS AUTO WRITERS ASSOCIATION
The Kia Telluride went even bigger and bolder at the 2019 Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) Truck Rodeo, taking home the overall category-winning title of “SUV of Texas”. In addition to the top honor, Telluride was also named the “Mid-Size SUV of Texas.”
11/20/19 ID: 15740
2020 KIA TELLURIDE EARNS TWO TOP HONORS IN KELLEY BLUE BOOK’S BEST BUY AWARDS
The Kia Telluride has been named a winner in two categories of Kelley Blue Book’s 2020 Best Buy Awards. Kia’s big and bold utility vehicle earned the top spot in both the Best New Model and 3-Row Midsize SUV segments after a yearlong process of head-to-head testing, evaluation and data analysis of hundreds of 2020 model-year vehicles.
11/19/19 ID: 15724
KIA NAMED 2020 BEST SUV BRAND BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT
Kia Motors America (KMA) has been honored as the 2020 Best SUV Brand in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Vehicle Brand awards, knocking Honda from the #1 position it has held since 2016. The awards evaluate 35 automakers and recognize industry-wide excellence for cars, SUVs, trucks and luxury vehicles.
11/13/19 ID: 15551
KIA MOTORS INTRODUCES “THE GREAT UNKNOWNS” FRESHMAN CLASS
Following through on the promise to help young people in need get a foothold in higher education, today Kia Motors America proudly recognizes the recipients of The Great Unknowns Scholarship. Comprised of 16 college students from across the U.S., the scholarship winners were chosen based on financial need, academic performance and the demonstrable ways they made a difference by giving it everything within their local schools and communities.
09/10/19 ID: 15435
VIDEO DEMONSTRATING KIA REAR OCCUPANT ALERT SYSTEM IS NOW AVAILABLE
A video is now available demonstrating the Kia Rear Occupant Alert (ROA) system that is standard on all Telluride models.
05/15/19 ID: 15139
ALL-NEW KIA TELLURIDE WINS SUV CATEGORY AT INAUGURAL TEXAS OFF-ROAD INVITATIONAL
The all-new Kia Telluride won first place in the SUV category at the first-ever Texas Off-Road Invitational held by the Texas Motor Press Association. More than 30 truck and sport-utility media evaluated the all-new mid-size SUV at General Sam’s Offroad Park in Huntsville, Texas. After comparing it to more than a dozen other SUVS, many of them legendary off-roaders and luxury utility vehicles, the Telluride was voted best.
05/10/19 ID: 15132
KIA TELLURIDE PICKS UP AWARD AT ANNUAL NORTHWEST AUTOMOTIVE PRESS ASSOCIATION’S “MUDFEST”
After two days of driving more than 20 vehicles through a mix of on-road handling and off-road courses at The Ridge Motorsports Park in Shelton, Wash., member journalists of the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) named the Telluride as the “Mid- and Full-Size CUV” category winner at the association’s 25th annual Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year event, also known as “Mudfest.”
04/30/19 ID: 15126
KIA TELLURIDE NAMED “CUV OF TEXAS” BY THE TEXAS AUTO WRITERS ASSOCIATION
After two days of driving and evaluations, journalist members of the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) named the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride “CUV of Texas” as well as the “Mid-Size CUV” category winner at the association’s recent Auto Roundup event. The results were based on the assessments of the 44 journalist members of TAWA who attended the event and evaluated 29 vehicles across a wide variety of criteria.
03/19/19 ID: 15019
ALL-NEW 2020 KIA TELLURIDE OFFERS RUGGED LUXURY
Today the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride made its official on-road and off-road debut, beginning a new adventure for Kia with its biggest and boldest SUV ever. Not far from the town that bears its name, the midsize Telluride SUV tackled mountain passes, rugged off-road trails and nearly every other kind of road under Colorado’s wide western sky. Imagined in America, designed at Kia’s design studio in California, and assembled in Georgia, the Telluride is the largest Kia ever. It provides comfortable seating for up to eight, a powerful 291-hp 3.8-liter V6, available active on-demand all-wheel drive, and an inspiring view of the world. The Telluride offers potential for exploration and adventure every time it’s on the road.
02/15/19 ID: 14981
Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia Begins Production of All-New 2020 Kia Telluride
On Friday, the team of Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. (KMMG) officially began production of the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride, Kia’s largest and most rugged SUV to date.
01/14/19 ID: 14874
ALL-NEW 2020 KIA TELLURIDE OFFERS RUGGED LUXURY
Large, bold, capable and comfortable, the midsize Telluride SUV opens the door to exploring in a whole new way. Imagined in America, designed at Kia’s design studio in California, and assembled in Georgia , the Telluride is all about big skies, desert roads, mountain passes, shady forests, smooth highways, and long coastal drives. The largest Kia ever, it provides comfortable seating for up to eight, a powerful 291-hp 3.8-liter V6, available active on-demand all-wheel drive , and an inspiring view of the world. In short, the Telluride offers potential for exploration and adventure every time it’s on the road.
09/08/18 ID: 14048
ALL-NEW KIA TELLURIDE MAKES TEXAS-SIZED STATEMENT ON BRANDON MAXWELL’S RUNWAY AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK
Breaking new ground, a bespoke version of Kia Motors America’s largest and most refined SUV – the all-new 2020 Telluride – made its first public appearance today at fashion designer Brandon Maxwell’s New York Fashion Week show. Created by Kia’s U.S. design studio in Irvine, California, the customized Telluride that appeared on the runway drew influence from Maxwell’s inspiration for the Spring Summer 2019 collection: Texas.