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Dec 02, 2014, 13:55 ET

Kia Motors America Announces November Sales

Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced November sales of 44,936 units, pushing the fast-moving brand beyond the 500,000-unit mark for the third...

Dec 02, 2014, 10:00 ET
#GivingTuesday marks the start of Kia's annual DonorsChoose.org campaign to support public schools nationwide

#GivingTuesday Marks The Start Of Annual Kia Motors America And DonorsChoose.org Campaign To Support Public Schools Nationwide

 In support of #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back, Kia Motors America (KMA) and DonorsChoose.org today launched their annual...

Nov 20, 2014, 06:00 ET
2015 Kia K900 Named 'International Car of the Year'

2015 Kia K900 Named 'International Car of the Year'

In conjunction with the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, Road & Travel Magazine (RTM) has named the 2015 Kia K900 as its International Car of the...

Nov 19, 2014, 16:57 ET
All-new Kia Sorento makes North American debut at Los Angeles Auto Show (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

All-New 2016 Sorento Makes North American Debut at Los Angeles Auto Show

 With its roads and freeways as the foundation of driving adventures encompassing sunny surf-side beaches, rugged snow-covered mountains,...

Nov 19, 2014, 06:00 ET
Kia K900 and Soul receive prestigious 2015 Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy awards

Kia K900 And Soul Receive Prestigious 2015 Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy Awards

 Consumer Guide Automotive has awarded the Kia K900 and Kia Soul its prestigious Best Buy Awards for 2015 in the Premium Large Car and...

Nov 04, 2014, 12:25 ET
The Ballast Point Sedona takes infield fun during a day at the races very seriously, embracing the tastier side of trackside festivities with handcrafted brews.

Kia Celebrates Championship-Winning Season On The Track With "A Day At The Races" Theme At 2014 SEMA Show

 Kia Motors America (KMA) today brought the sights and sounds of the race track to the opening day of the 2014 Specialty Equipment Market...

Nov 03, 2014, 12:29 ET
Kia Motors America Announces Record October Sales

Kia Motors America Announces Record October Sales

Following the best third quarter performance in company history, Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced record October sales of 44,694 units, led...

Oct 28, 2014, 06:00 ET

Kia Motors And NBA Expand Partnership With New Multiyear Agreement

 The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Kia Motors America, Inc. (KMA) today announced a new multiyear extension of their marketing...

Oct 23, 2014, 13:51 ET
2015 Kia Soul Wins Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year

2015 Kia Soul Wins Active Lifestyle Vehicle Of The Year

 Kia Motors America's (KMA) fun and funky urban passenger vehicle, the 2015 Soul, was named a winner at the 11th annual Active Lifestyle...

Oct 20, 2014, 06:00 ET
Kia's partnership with B.R.A.K.E.S. provides free hands-on-defensive driving for teens nationwide.

Kia Motors Expands Partnership With B.R.A.K.E.S. Teen Pro-Active Driving School To Provide No-Cost Defensive Driving Instruction

Kia Motors America (KMA) has furthered its commitment to keeping young drivers safe on the road by expanding the company's partnership with the...

Oct 15, 2014, 17:00 ET
LeBron James Shines The Spotlight On Kia's Flagship Sedan As The Brand's First-Ever Luxury Ambassador

LeBron James Shines The Spotlight On Kia's Flagship Sedan As The Brand's First-Ever Luxury Ambassador

On the court, he is a ten-time NBA All-Star and the most popular athlete in the U.S.1; away from the arena he is a philanthropist, businessman and...

Oct 09, 2014, 01:00 ET
Kia Motors brand value skyrockets 480 percent since 2007 (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Kia Motors brand value skyrockets 480 percent since 2007

Since declaring design management as a core driver of the company's future growth and the hiring of President & Chief Design Officer Peter...

Oct 01, 2014, 12:45 ET

Kia Motors America Announces Best-Ever Third Quarter Sales

After posting the best first-half performance in company history, Kia Motors America's (KMA) momentum continued with record third quarter...

Oct 01, 2014, 06:00 ET
Kia Out to Prove the All-New 2015 Sedona is Not What You'd Expect in New Marketing Campaign That Begins Airing Today (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Kia Out To Prove The All-New 2015 Sedona Is Not What You'd Expect in New Marketing Campaign That Begins Airing Today

A stunt driver tears around a banked track in a sophisticated and athletic automobile.  Lights blur. Wheels spin. A speedway fence shakes. And...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:58 ET
Kia Racing wins 2014 Pirelli World Challenge Championships. (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Kia Racing Wins 2014 Pirelli World Challenge Championships

 Kia Motors claimed the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) Grand Touring Sport (GTS) and Touring Car A (TC-A) Manufacturer Championships at the...

Sep 11, 2014, 11:30 ET

2015 Kia Soul EV Pricing Announced

Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced pricing for the all-electric version of its hugely popular urban passenger vehicle, the Kia Soul. Offered...

Sep 10, 2014, 06:00 ET
Championship on the line for Kia Racing in Pirelli World Challenge season finale. (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Championships On The Line For Kia Racing In Pirelli World Challenge Season Finale At Miller Motorsports Park

 After 14 races, 13 podiums and five race wins, Kia Racing is within sight of two Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) championships as the series...

Sep 08, 2014, 06:00 ET
2015 Kia Forte earns NHTSA 5-Star safety rating (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

2015 Kia Forte Earns NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating

 Kia Motors America's (KMA) second-generation Forte compact sedan has earned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA)...

Sep 03, 2014, 12:26 ET

Kia Motors America Announces Record August Sales

Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced record August sales of 54,667 units, a 5.1-percent increase over the same period last year.  Kia's...

Sep 02, 2014, 06:00 ET
Kia Motors America ramps up DC fast charging network in preparation for arrival of 2015 Soul EV (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Kia Motors America Ramps Up DC Fast Charging Network In Preparation For Arrival Of 2015 Soul EV

 Kia Motors America (KMA) is kicking off the implementation of a robust charging network in advance of the Soul EV going on sale in California...