This Kia has Soul

The Kia Soul was made famous by Kia's hamster ad scheme. But the little Kia that could found a cult following. Backed by Kia's class-leading warranty, the Kia Soul has become a familiar site on the road. The latest iteration of the hamster-mobile has made some physical changes to the appearance and offerings both inside and out. Click to read the full article to see if these changes add up to a better end product.

Imagine by Kia: a new all­electric concept car revealed

5 March 2019 – Kia Motors has revealed its new all­electric concept car, ‘Imagine by Kia’, at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. “Automotive design is about capturing the heart and making it beat that bit faster for that bit longer. We believe that there’s absolutely no reason why that should change simply because the car is electric,” says Gregory Guillaume, Vice President of Design for Kia Motors Europe. “That’s why our all­electric concept is designed to not only get your pulse racing, but to also signpost our holistic and emotional approach to electrification.” “Today’s drivers understandably have many [...]

Rio and Stinger named segment winners in J.D. Power 2018 Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout (Apeal) Study

Kia’s Overall Score Increases Eight Points Since Last Year Rio and Stinger fastback sedan dazzled in their respective segments Kia continues to cement its place among the top 10 non­premium brands IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2018 – Following the launch of the 2018 Rio and highly anticipated 2018 Stinger, Kia Motors America (KMA) has earned two more J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) awards for its stylish subcompact and its powerful fastback sports sedan. The double win helped increase Kia’s overall score by eight points since last year, while also securing the brand’s spot among the top [...]

Fresh-faced 2019 Sedona Makes Appearance at the New York International Auto Show

Subtle Yet Significant Upgrades Keep Sedona Ahead of the Minivan Pack Visual enhancements all around give the Sedona a bolder appearance 8-speed automatic helps provide more seamless driving experience and aims to increase fuel efficiency1 Available Rear Entertainment System (RSE) is all-new with enhanced functionality including smartphone mirroring NEW YORK, March 28, 2018 – At the 2018 New York International Auto Show today, Kia Motors America (KMA) unveiled the refreshed 2019 Sedona, revealing a more refined minivan that maintains the same functional convenience with ample passenger space and cargo, albeit with more style, technology, and amenities. Wearing newly designed front [...]

Refreshed 2019 Kia Optima Debuts at New York International Auto Show

Redesigned and Brimming with New Tech and Features, the 2019 Optima Continues its Run as a Compelling Alternative in the Midsize Sedan Segment SX 2.0T infuses Optima with available European­style sport leather seating More Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS)1 technologies now standard across Optima line New UVO play, UVO link and UVO link2 with Navigation debut on 2019 Optima NEW YORK, March 28, 2018 – The refreshed 2019 Kia Optima debuted at the New York International Auto Show today. Kia’s best­selling midsize sedan was unveiled with new design cues inside and out, expanded ADAS technology, a new UVO infotainment [...]