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10/06/22 ID: 19477
KIA AMERICA CONTRIBUTES $500,000 TO THE AMERICAN RED CROSS IN SUPPORT OF HURRICANE IAN RELIEF INITIATIVES
Kia America announced a $500,000 donation to the American Red Cross to help those affected by Hurricane Ian. The donation will support the non-profit as it works to facilitate temporary shelter and provide food and comfort items to those in need. In addition, Kia Finance America customers affected by Hurricane Ian may be eligible for payment relief solutions. Impacted Kia Finance America customers can call that company’s customer service line at (866) 331-5632 to learn more about their options during this challenging time.
10/06/22 ID: 19475
KIA AMERICA PLUGS INTO ELECTRIFY EXPO 2022
Kia America joins cutting-edge mobility companies for Electrify Expo, a series of five local events where leaders in electrification come together to discuss the key challenges, insights, available research, and trends facing the mobility sector as it moves toward an all-electric future. After events earlier this summer in the Long Beach, CA, Seattle and NYC-Metro areas, the series continues October 8-9, at Regatta Park in Miami, where attendees will have the opportunity to experience the Kia EV6 first-hand.
10/03/22 ID: 19428
KIA TOPS STRATEGIC VISION 2022 TOTAL QUALITY IMPACT AWARDS
Kia America topped Strategic Vision’s 2022 Total Quality Impact Awards with four models that each won their respective segments. The Kia K5 (Mid-Size Car), Seltos (Entry CUV), Sorento Plug-In Hybrid (Alternative Power Train - Utility), and Carnival (Minivan) were reported to have the fewest problems in the TQI report while all models were lauded for enhanced quality in seat comfort, power, and driver-assist features.
10/01/22 ID: 19426
KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES BEST-EVER THIRD QUARTER SALES
Kia America announced best-ever September sales of 56,270 units, leading to the highest third quarter performance in company history. These record-breaking performances are fresh on the heels of record August sales achieved by the brand. September highlights include a strong performance from Kia’s stable of capable SUVs with year-over-year sales increases for Sportage (+88%); Sorento (+79%) and Seltos (+37%).
09/29/22 ID: 19403
KIA ANNOUNCES 2023 RIO PRICING
As Kia’s entry-level vehicle, the sixth-generation Rio competes in the sub-compact segment and is an attractive option for customers looking for day-to-day efficiency, offering up to 41 MPG on the highway and a long list of amenities. Largely a carryover for the 2023 model year, the sporty subcompact is loaded with useful technology and is wrapped in a stylish, space-efficient package. The standard engine now includes an oil level sensor which alerts drivers if the engine oil level is low.
09/28/22 ID: 19421
Kia Headed to Rebelle Rally with Modified 2023 Sportage X-Pro
Kia America is headed to the iconic Rebelle Rally for the third year in a row, this time with a 2023 Sportage X-Pro that has been modified to handle the harsh topography that makes up the 1,500-mile navigational challenge. Teammates Verena Mei (driver) and Tana White (navigator) return this year for redemption in the X-Cross class after placing second in the Sorento PHEV last year.
09/27/22 ID: 19407
KIA AMERICA OFFERS 500 KILOWATT-HOURS OF COMPLIMENTARY FAST CHARGING TO NIRO EV BUYERS THROUGH ELECTRIFY AMERICA NETWORK
Kia America and Electrify America have announced a collaboration to provide drivers of the all-new second-generation 2023 Kia Niro EV with 500 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of complimentary EV charging at any Electrify America station across the United States. The charging credit can enable Niro EV owners to drive as many as 1,950 miles, depending on driving style and external conditions.
09/27/22 ID: 19404
KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES 2023 NIRO HYBRID PRICING
Kia has announced pricing for the all-new second generation 2023 Niro Hybrid, starting at $26,490, excluding destination.
09/27/22 ID: 19395
THE ALL-NEW 2023 KIA NIRO
Following its debut at the New York Auto Show earlier this year, Kia America welcomes top media from around the country to experience the all-new 2023 Niro first-hand in and around Northern San Diego County. From the stunning Encinitas coastline and into the foothills around Julian, California, the next-generation Niro has been designed from the ground up to meet and exceed the expectations of eco-minded consumers. With striking styling cues and a commitment to sustainability and connectivity throughout, the 2023 Niro launches in the United States with three highly efficient, electrified powertrains: hybrid electric (HEV), plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and all-electric (EV).
09/27/22 ID: 19400
Kia America and Hyundai Motor America Resolve Engine Litigation
Kia America and Hyundai Motor America have entered into an agreement to resolve class action litigation with owners of certain vehicles equipped with Theta II multi-port fuel injection (“MPI”) engines, Nu gasoline direct injection (“GDI”) engines, and Gamma GDI engines. This agreement will provide various cash compensation options, extended warranties, free inspection and repair of the covered engines for certain qualifying repairs, and installation of a software update Kia and Hyundai introduced to enhance safety and detection of potential engine failure.
09/26/22 ID: 19391
2023 KIA SPORTAGE AND SPORTAGE HYBRID EARN 2022 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK AWARD
The 2023 Sportage and Sportage Hybrid have been awarded the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) 2022 TOP SAFETY PICK (TSP) award. The designation applies to the Sportage and Sportage Hybrid when equipped with LED projector headlights, and also makes the Sportage the ninth Kia vehicle to earn either a 2022 TSP or TOP SAFETY PICK+ (TSP+) award.
09/21/22 ID: 19381
Hyundai CRADLE to Host 7th Mobility Innovators Forum Under the Theme ‘Orchestrating Ecosystems’
Hyundai Motor Group (the Group), including Kia Corporation and Hyundai Motor Company as its affiliates, announced today that Hyundai CRADLE Silicon Valley will host the seventh annual Mobility Innovators Forum (MIF) on September 22nd at the Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco.
09/19/22 ID: 19252
KIA ANNOUNCES 2023 SORENTO PHEV
For the 2023 model year, the Sorento PHEV has been streamlined to one range-topping SX-P trim. While the SX-P was already fully equipped with an upscale interior, technology, standard AWD, and an expansive suite of standard Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), including Highway Driving Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Collision Avoidance technology, it gains other creature comforts such as a retractable rear door sunshades, a 115-volt inverter that can charge household items such as a laptop, and standard Homelink. With 32 miles of all-electric range, the Sorento PHEV can fully charge its battery in about 3.5 hours when utilizing a Level-2 charger. The Sorento PHEV continues to offer the most passenger room and second-row legroom of any PHEV SUV.
09/16/22 ID: 19250
KIA ANNOUNCES 2023 SORENTO HEV
The Sorento Hybrid has been optimized for the 2023 model year with two repackaged trim levels. While the S trim has been discontinued, the Sorento Hybrid is now available in an all-new range-topping SX-P trim, which comes standard with Kia’s AWD system with center locking differential and Drive Mode Select with Snow Mode. Other standard features on the SX-P include 17-inch alloy wheels, LED foglamps, Smart Power Tailgate, 12.3-inch digital cluster, perforated leather seats, Bose premium audio system, Navigation Smart Cruise Control- Curve, Forward Collision Avoidance Assist, Surround View Monitor, Blind View Monitor, Parking Distance Warning – Front and Rear, and Second Row Captain’s Chairs. The EX remains in the trim lineup and gains an 8-way power front passenger seat and a frameless rear view mirror.
09/14/22 ID: 19374
KIA AMERICA'S RUSSELL WAGER NAMED 2022 BRAND GENIUS BY ADWEEK
Adweek announced the recipients of its 2022 “Brand Genius Awards,” including Kia America’s vice president, marketing, Russell Wager. Wager and the Kia America marketing organization were recognized for implementing high profile marketing partnerships with the Television Academy/EMMY Awards, activations with national network shows including “America’s Got Talent,” raising Kia’s profile through expanded CSR initiatives, and utilization of new and emerging technologies including NFTs in creative campaigns for the Super Bowl as well as new model launches.