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One of Kansas State Cars Best-Sellers Receives Praise From J.D. Power & Associates

Kia Soul recently received recognition from J.D. Power & Associates and their Initial Quality Study

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MANHATTAN, Kan., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kansas State Cars, an online affiliate car dealership in Kansas, is proud to see one of their best-selling vehicles, the 2012 Kia Soul, be acknowledged by J.D. Power & Associates during their Initial Quality Study.


JD Power & Associates were so impressed with the 2012 Kia Soul that they ranked it the highest in initial quality for the compact multi-purpose vehicle segment. It finished in the top spot due to its high-ratings in both its quality of design as well as its quality of vehicle production.

B.M. Ahn, Kia Motors America and Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia's Group President & CEO, talked about the 2012 Kia Soul receiving this award, stating that, "The Soul signaled the beginning of Kia's design-led transformation when it launched in 2009, and it continues to be one of our most popular vehicles, attracting new consumers to the Kia brand with its eye-catching design and outstanding record of quality, dependability and reliability and playing a vital role in Kia becoming the fastest-growing automotive brand in the U.S."

The 2012 Kia Soul wasn't the only vehicle that received praise as several Kia vehicles increased their rating in this year's J.D. Power & Associate Initial Study.

For more information on a 2012 Kia Soul in Manhattan, Kansas talk go to or talk to our dealership affiliates in Kansas.

Media Contact: Eric Giroux Kansas State Cars, (785) 565-5521,

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