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New Kia Sorento In UK

New Kia Sorento In UK

Kia has opened the order books for the new Sorento facelif in the UK. The 2013 version of the CUV car sports a fresh new look with revised head and taillights as well as the firm’s signature grille, upgraded interior, and improved equipment. The handling is also enhanced by lower ride height, while the safety [...]

Kia Ranks Among 100 Best Brands

Kia Ranks Among 100 Best Brands

Constant growth and making amazing new products secures Kia yet another award, this time a place in the list of the ‘Top 100 Best Global Brands,’ according to the 2012 study. This of course has something to do with the value of the brand. Kia’s remarkable increase in brand value is now estimated at $4.1 [...]

2013 Kia Carens

2013 Kia Carens

Kia Motors took the wraps off the new Carens ahead of its public unveiling at the Paris Motor Show. The third gen Carens remains loyal to the philosophy of the old models as a large and practical seven-seat MPV. But this model has become ten times more interesting and cooler than all of the older [...]

2013 Kia Rio 5-Door SE

2013 Kia Rio 5-Door SE

Celebrating its success in the B-segment racing series in America, and also to answer to the market demand for a sub-compact manual hatchback, Kia is releasing a limited edition of the 2013 Rio 5-door in the U.S. market. Arriving in dealerships in limited quantity with a MSRP of just $17,900, the Rio SX M/T is [...]

Kia Ceed Sportswagon UK

Kia Ceed Sportswagon UK

High on the heels of releasing the new generation Ceed hatchback in the UK, Korean car maker Kia has put on sale the Sportwagon Ceed, which is the estate version of the car. The mid-size estate launches with two engines in the old country. The entry-level 89bhp 1.4 CRDi engine develops 220Nm of torque from [...]

Kia FCEV Plans Explained

Kia FCEV Plans Explained

You probably thought Kia is so hellbent on making more eco cars to get those volumes up and brag about being one of the world’s biggest car makers that they forgot about the future. Well, they haven’t. They are actually on track with their plans for developing more fuel cell vehicles, hybrids and EVs. For [...]

2013 Kia Ceed Euroncap Rating

2013 Kia Ceed Euroncap Rating

The new version of Kia Ceed has bee put through the new rigorous test of EuroNCAP and came out with five stars on its shoulders as a sign that it’s very very safe. The five-door hatchback achieved high scores for Adult Occupant Protection (89%), Child Occupant Protection (88%) and Safety Assist equipment (86%), recording the [...]

 Kia cee’d Sportswagon In Production

Kia cee’d Sportswagon In Production

Kia announced the start of production for the all-new cee’d Sports wagon. So if you are looking for an affordable mid-size estate you better hang on a bit longer until this arrives so you can try it out. Or, you can go and buy the Hyundai i30 wagon which is basically the same car, but [...]

TUV Environmental Certificates For Kia

TUV Environmental Certificates For Kia

German TUV organization awarded three Kia models with ISO14040 Life Cycle Assessment award, in recognition of their outstanding eco-credentials. Kia’s recently introduced all-new cee’d hatchback, Optima hybrid saloon and refreshed Sorento SUV have all been certified according to the ISO 14040 Life Cycle Assessment (LCA).  The LCA inspection examines the environmental impact of both the [...]

Kia Wins New Design Awards

Kia Wins New Design Awards

Who would have thought in a few years Kia design department turns into a world giant winning design awards every other day. But they have, and then some. Kia has won three design awards in the Automotive Brand Contest 2012, the latest of a series of honours for the Korean brand’s design team headed by [...]