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12/05/23 ID: 21549
COMBINED SIX ROWS OF SUCCESS: ALL-NEW KIA EV9 AND TELLURIDE NAMED TO CAR AND DRIVER’S 2024 10BEST TRUCKS AND SUVS
The all-new 2024 Kia EV9 three-row EV SUV and the rugged yet sophisticated 2024 Telluride SUV have been named to Car and Driver’s 2024 10Best Trucks and SUVs. In earning this prestigious award for the fifth consecutive year, the Telluride has become a paragon of three-row SUV excellence and one of a few vehicles to be named a Car and Driver 10Best each year it has been on sale. The Telluride’s ongoing success has paved the way for its all-electric counterpart, the EV9, which celebrates this award in its first year on sale.
11/16/23 ID: 21502
ALL-ELECTRIC KIA EV9 NAMED FINALIST FOR 2024 NORTH AMERICAN UTILITY VEHICLE OF THE YEAR™
Today, the all-electric Kia EV9 was named as a finalist in the competition for 2024 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year™ by the North American Car of the Year (NACTOY) jury . The EV9 was evaluated by 50 third-party jurors and named one of three finalists from among nine semi-finalists.
11/01/23 ID: 21383
KIA RECOGNIZED ACROSS MULTIPLE CATEGORIES IN 2023 NEWSWEEK AUTOS AWARDS
Kia America earned eight honors in the 2023 Newsweek Autos Awards. The brand was recognized as the Most Innovative Vehicle Brand and for offering the Best SUV Lineup. Individual vehicle awards included: Best Minivan for the Kia Carnival (third year in a row), Best Small SUV for the Kia Seltos, Best Two-Row SUV for the Kia Sportage, Most Improved Vehicle for the Kia Seltos, and the Best Premium SUV and Best SUV Interior for the highly anticipated Kia EV9, which is expected to arrive in dealer showrooms in Q4 2023
10/31/23 ID: 21355
KIA EV6 GT CROWNED ROAD & TRACK’S 2024 PERFORMANCE EV OF THE YEAR
Kia America is proud to announce the Kia EV6 GT has been named Road & Track’s 2024 Performance EV of the Year, taking the win in the category for EVs priced under $100,000. Selected after a rigorous evaluation of all available EVs deemed legitimate performance vehicles by Road & Track, the EV6 GT outperformed the competition in a series of demanding road tests.
10/27/23 ID: 21357
TELLURIDE X-PRO CLAIMS THIRD-PLACE PODIUM FINISH IN 2023 REBELLE RALLY
Kia America is reveling in the success of its Rebelle Rally team, which took third place overall in the X-Cross ™️ class. Behind second place by only seven points, Verena Mei (driver) and Susie Saxten (navigator) toughed out a tumultuous eight days of competition, tackling over 1,500 miles of punishing terrain in the modified 2024 Telluride X-Pro.
08/03/23 ID: 20910
KIA EV6 RECEIVES STRAIGHT A’S ON CARS.COM’S 2023 CAR SEAT FIT REPORT CARD
The 2023 Kia EV6 straight A’s on Cars.com’s 2023 Car Seat Fit Report Card, highlighting vehicles that received top scores from the outlet’s certified child passenger safety technicians.
07/24/23 ID: 20896
KIA SETS A RECORD FOR THE HIGHEST TOTAL NUMBER OF AWARDS EVER EARNED IN A SINGLE YEAR BY A BRAND IN THE J.D. POWER 2023 AUTOMOTIVE PERFORMANCE, EXECUTION, AND LAYOUT (APEAL) STUDY
Kia America set a record for the highest total number of awards ever earned in a single year by a brand in the J.D. Power 2023 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) study as seven Kia models ranked number one in their segments – the most awarded to a single manufacturer in the APEAL Study’s 28-year history. These awards come on the heels of Kia taking home the highest number of awards in the J.D. Power 2023 Initial Quality Study (IQS) which were announced last month.
06/21/23 ID: 20753
KIA AMERICA IS ONLY AUTOMOTIVE COMPANY IN THE US NAMED TO THE 2023 TIME100 LIST OF MOST INFLUENTIAL COMPANIES
Today, Kia entered the exclusive TIME100 Most Influential Companies list, highlighting companies making an extraordinary impact around the world.
06/08/23 ID: 20740
KIA K5 NAMED AMONG LIST OF 2023 BEST CARS FOR TEENS BY U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT
U.S. News & World Report has awarded the 2023 Kia K5 “Best Car for Teens $25K to $30K.” These awards recognize vehicles that score well in dependability, reliability, crash prevention, and available features, which are all factors parents may consider while shopping for a vehicle for their teen driver.
05/11/23 ID: 20581
2023 KIA SPORTAGE WINS WARDS 10 BEST INTERIORS & UX AWARD
The 2023 Kia Sportage was named a winner of a Wards 10 Best Interiors & UX award. Completely redesigned for the 2023 model year, the Sportage earned high marks for its comfortable and upscale interior, along with its easy-to-use controls and center display.
05/01/23 ID: 20535
KIA TELLURIDE SUV AWARDED “BEST MID-SIZE 3-ROW SUV” IN GOOD HOUSEKEEPING “BEST FAMILY VEHICLES OF 2023”
The 2023 Kia Telluride has been named “Best Mid-Size 3-Row SUV” in the Good Housekeeping “Best Family Vehicles of 2023” rankings. This is the third time in four years that the Telluride has been recognized by the leading third-party testers of consumer goods.
04/25/23 ID: 20499
2023 KIA RIO AND RIO 5-DOOR RECEIVE VINCENTRIC 2023 BEST FLEET VALUE IN AMERICA AWARDS
Kia America has been awarded two Vincentric 2023 Best Fleet Value in America™ awards. The 2023 Kia Rio LX topped the subcompact segment, while the Rio 5-Door S was recognized as the leader in the subcompact hatchback segment for the second consecutive year.
04/13/23 ID: 20326
Kia Niro PHEV wins prestigious Red Dot Award
The Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid has been recognized with a Red Dot Design Award in the category “Product Design.” The award is a testament to Kia's commitment to designing innovative, high-quality vehicles that meet the needs of its customers while also staying at the forefront of cutting-edge design.
04/06/23 ID: 20276
KIA SPORTAGE NAMED AMONG AUTOTRADER’S BEST NEW CARS OF 2023
The 2023 Kia Sportage was recently named among Autotrader’s Best New Cars of 2023. The redesigned fifth generation of the iconic SUV – available with internal combustion engine (ICE), hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) powertrains – was honored alongside 10 other top vehicles.