Kia News

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

20 January
Next-gen Kia Sorento Caught in South Korea

We keep discovering more & more elements of the next-gen 2021 Kia Sorento thanks to a new spy picture that shows for the first time the new taillights on that allows us to see the new brake/indicators function, after we saw rear tailgate naked. What...

Korean Car Blog

20 January
Kia’s Europe sales pass half a million with 19% sold in the UK

Kia Motors has achieved annual sales of more than half a million cars in Europe for the first time. According to new data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA), annual sales hit 502,845 units in Europe, which...

Motor Trader

20 January
Weekly Brief: Hyundai and Kia Gamble on Multi-Model EV Platform

EV start-up Arrival came out of stealth mode with a bang last week. The UK company announced a cash infusion of $112M from South Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia. The investment turns Arrival into one of the most valuable start-ups in Great Britain...

TU Automotive

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19 January
2021 Kia Seltos starts at $23,110

Kia is getting ready to introduce another crossover to its lineup, the 2021 Seltos. It’s slated to arrive in the first quarter of 2020 and buyers will be happy to hear that the pricing is actually quite reasonable. The Seltos starts at $23,110,...

The Torque Report

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19 January
Plug-In Hybrid Kia XCeed, Ceed Sportswagon Detailed for the UK Market

Combining the 1.6-liter GDi four-cylinder engine with a 44.5-kWh electric motor and 8.9-kWh battery pack, the plug-in hybrid XCeed and Ceed Sportwagon are pretty much the same thing under the skin. The two also ride on a similar platform, and as of...

autoevolution

18 January
2020 Washington Auto Show: Kia Seltos, Toyota RAV4 Prime and Other Stuff You Can’t Miss

If it seems like less than a year since the last auto show in D.C., you aren’t wrong: The 2020 Washington Auto Show is back in its traditional winter spot after 2019’s April date. Winter or spring, Washington is the wonkiest show on the circuit,...

cars.com

17 January
Latest Kia Stinger Spy Shots Shows New Alloy Wheels

Today we have a new spy picture of the Kia Stinger facelift caught in South Korea, that allow us to see it another change as it is wearing a new alloy wheels, apart from the new taillight daylight running light that now will be a real LED stripe...

Korean Car Blog

17 January
Kia: 11 electric cars coming by 2025, first EV comes in 2021

Kia already sells the Niro EV, but this 2021 model will be its first "dedicated" EV not based on an existing car.

CNET - ROADSHOW

17 January
Honda Clarity PHEV, Kia’s electric push, Tesla’s unintended acceleration: Today’s Car News

Tesla’s potentially facing an unintended-acceleration investigation. Kia plans for many more electric vehicles. And the Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid returns, but only to California. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. The federal government...

Green Car Reports

17 January
Kia makes $25B shift toward more electric vehicles: 11 new EVs by 2025

Hyundai’s Kia Motors unit is in many respects a separate automaker from Hyundai, with its own design and manufacturing facilities. Now, Kia is getting specific about its goals for going electric. With an announcement Wednesday, coinciding with an...

Green Car Reports

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17 January
Kia’s European sales hit the half million mark in 2019

Kia Motors has achieved annual sales of more than half a million cars in Europe for the first time, according to new data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA). Kia’s total annual sales of 502,845 units in Europe...

Diesel Car Magazine

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16 January
Hyundai Palisade and Kia Telluride are getting a slight price increase

The well-liked SUVs are now a couple hundred dollars more expensive than when they originally went on sale.

CNET - ROADSHOW

16 January
2020 Launch Plan for Hyundai, Kia and Genesis Motors

Autobhan reported the 2020 launch plan for the Korean Automakers and we’ll be compiling all the information we have for these models so far and by the looks of it, plenty of Electric vehicles. Hyundai Motor Group’s electrified lineup, which...

Korean Car Blog

16 January
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Kia unveils masterplan for EV future

Go Auto

16 January
Kia Could be Working on a Telluride X-Line

A recent rumor suggested that Kia was considering whether to build a rugged-looking version of Telluride crossover. Now, an anonymous Kia employee has reached out to our colleagues at Motor1.com offering strong evidence of the model’s consideration...

Korean Car Blog

16 January
Kia K5 Wagon Rendering Looks Sleek

While we confirmed Kia won’t offer a succesor for the Optima in Europe, this means K5 is not coming to Europe after all. The guys at Kolesa.ru have prepared this rendering of how a K5 Wagon could look and I think we are going to lose a sleek wagon...

Korean Car Blog

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16 January
Hyundai and Kia back UK EV start-up Arrival

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation today announced a strategic investment of €100 million (about £85 million) in a new partnership with Arrival, a UK-based electric vehicle startup. Through the partnership, Hyundai and Kia plan to...

Diesel Car Magazine

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16 January
Hyundai Kia drop £85 million in to UK Electric CV startup Arrival

Hyundai Kia is looking to expand its electric offerings in the commercial vehicle arena, investing £85 million in Arrival, a UK electric CV startup. There may be a huge push going on to get car buyers in to electric cars – although there’s still no...

Cars UK

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16 January
Hyundai and Kia invest £85 million in British EV start-up Arrival

Delivery firms including Royal Mail have expressed an interest in Arrival's electric van Korean car makers will use London firm's skateboard platform for a new line of electric commercial vehicles Kia and Hyundai have invested €100 million...

Autocar

16 January
Hyundai and Kia enter £85.5m partnership with EV start-up

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation have announced a strategic investment of £85.5m in a new partnership with Arrival, a UK-based electric vehicle startup. Hyundai and Kia plan to introduce competitively priced small and medium-sized...

Motor Trader

16 January
Hyundai and Kia give UK car sector €100m electric jolt

Funding for €3bn start-up Arrival among biggest since Brexit vote

FT.com Autos

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15 January
Kia sets target of 11 EVs by 2025, with 500k electric sales per year soon after

Two weeks ago, the Hyundai Motor Group said it would invest $87 billion to produce 23 EVs by 2025, with about half of them as new, dedicated electric models. Kia filled in some of the details yesterday when CEO Han-woo Park presented the brand’s EV...

Electrek

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15 January
Kia adds XCeed and Ceed Sportswagon plug-in hybrids to its line-up

Hot on the heels of the electrified versions of the Niro, Soul and Sportage, Kia is expanding the line-up even further with the launch of Plug-in Hybrid versions of the recently introduced all-new Kia XCeed and the Ceed Sportswagon. Each is powered...

Diesel Car Magazine

15 January
Kia Motors Announces ‘Plan S’ Strategy Transition to EV & Mobility Solutions by 2025

Kia Motors Corporation has announced today details of ‘Plan S’, its mid- to long-term strategy aimed at progressively establishing a leadership position in the future automotive industry, encompassing electrification and mobility services, as well...

Korean Car Blog

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15 January
Kia Ceed Sportswagon and Xceed plug-in hybrids revealed

Kia's new petrol-electric PHEVs start from £29,995, with first deliveries expected in April Kia has revealed UK spec details of its first plug-in hybrid models, based on the Ceed Sportswagon and Xceed crossover.  Available to order now, with...

Autocar

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15 January
Kia Attempts to Grab VW’s EV Limelight

Kia is attempting to hang on Volkswagen’s EV coat-tails by announcing an electrification strategy that will see it launch 11 new BEVs launched by 2025. While that is more than the seven members of its electric ID. family so far announced by the...

TU Automotive

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14 January
Kia announced 11-strong electric car plan for for 2025

News 14 Jan, 2020 Kia’s ‘Plan S’ strategy will produce 11 fully-electric models by 2025, with a dedicated EV model due for release in 2021

Auto Express

14 January
2020 Kia Telluride SX V-6 AWD

Telluride is more than a Midwestern film fest, and Kia’s latest iteration is out in showrooms to show just how much of a play...

Carfanatics

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13 January
2020 North American Car, SUV, and Truck of the Year: Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Kia Telluride, Jeep Gladiator

The winners have been announced for the 2020 North American Car of the Year, SUV of the year, and Truck of the year. Taking the profound award this year was a challenging endeavor where the field of newly recognized vehicles brought the industry...

Automotive Addicts

10 January
2020 Kia Picanto facelift spotted testing

Fri, 01/10/2020 - 17:52 The Kia Picanto is due to be updated later this with fresh styling and extra equipment

Carbuyer

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09 January
Driven: 2020 Kia Telluride

Telluride. For a skier, the name conjures up visions of a wild west town in Colorado ski country, known for deep powder and epic parties.I have never skied at the legendary Colorado resort, but I did stay there once. For one night. The town has...

The Garage Blog

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02 January
New Kia Picanto and Stonic special editions unveiled

Thu, 01/02/2020 - 13:52 Colourful Zest and Maxx versions of the Kia Picanto and Stonic are on sale now

Carbuyer


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