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6 Kia Vehicles Lead the Way in J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

6 Kia Vehicles Lead the Way in J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

When it comes to high quality, Kia is one of the best auto brands you can choose. In the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Initial Quality Study, Kia vehicles topped five car, SUV, and van segments — more than any other automaker. The J.D. Power Initial Quality Study surveys thousands of people every year about problems they experience during the first 90 days of vehicle ownership. This data is translated into a score that reflects the number of problems experience per…

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Kia is producing up to 200,000 face shields a month

Kia is producing up to 200,000 face shields a month

As the automotive world continues to adjust to the ever-evolving situation presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, Kia is taking it upon itself to give back to those working to keep us healthy. As part of its charitable Accelerate the Good program, the carmaker has converted part of its U.S. manufacturing plant to produce up to 200,000 face shields for healthcare workers. “Giving back in meaningful ways is a key component of Kia Motors’ ‘Give It Everything’ strategy in the U.S….

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Kia Sponsors League of Legends European Championship Summer Finals

Kia Sponsors League of Legends European Championship Summer Finals

Did you know that Kia sponsors League of Legends? It’s true. For the first time, the Kia Motors Corporation sponsored the League of Legends European Championship Summer Finals 2019, which took place in Athens on September 7 and 8. Kia was able to display the All-New Kia Ceed and New Sportage models, and was also able to air their video commercials “Driving Your Game – Kia-LEC” and “The Perfect Intro.” They were able to do this in front of millions…

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Kia Has More IIHS Safety Ratings Than Any Other Brand

Kia Has More IIHS Safety Ratings Than Any Other Brand

Kia is earning top recognition for its safety. The Korean carmaker recently became the brand with the most top Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) safety ratings after the 2020 Kia Telluride earned the title of TOP SAFETY PICK. It now has five vehicles with TOP SAFETY PICK ratings and seven with the IIHS’s highest possible TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating. To earn the title of IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK, each vehicle must earn the highest possible “Good” rating in the…

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Kia Tops Mass Market Brands in 2019 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

Kia Tops Mass Market Brands in 2019 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

For the fifth year in a row, Kia reigns supreme as the top mass market brand, earning the No. 2 spot overall in the 2019 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. New Kia vehicles averaged just 70 problems per 100 vehicle (PP100) in the first 90 days of ownership, improving two points from last year’s score and falling well below the industry average of 93 PP100. “Being ranked at the top of J.D. Power’s U.S. Initial Quality Study among all mass…

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Kia Unveils Limited-Edition Stinger GTS

Kia Unveils Limited-Edition Stinger GTS

Earlier this year at the New York International Auto Show, Kia pulled off the covers on a new limited edition Stinger GTS. This new Kia Stinger GTS will be limited to just 800 units and will feature a completely new available dynamic all-wheel drive system (D-AWD). The Stinger GTS special edition will also come in its own unique color: a “Federation” premium orange paint color. The limited edition Stinger GTS will take its power from the Stinger GT’s engine, a…

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Three Kia SUV Concepts Revealed at Seoul Motor Show

Three Kia SUV Concepts Revealed at Seoul Motor Show

At the recent 2019 Seoul Motor Show in Korea, we got to see three new Kia SUV concepts: the Masterpiece, Signature, and Imagine by Kia. Each showcases possible future design ideas and advanced technology. The Masterpiece is a large, rugged SUV aimed at tackling difficult off-road terrain. It has bold exterior lines with sculpted bodywork. Its powerful all-wheel drive system and raised body give it “go-anywhere” capabilities. With the Signature model, Kia gives us a look at an upcoming Kia…

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Kia Earns Two Best Cars for the Money Awards

Kia Earns Two Best Cars for the Money Awards

When you have a tight budget for a car, you might think that you won’t be able to get many features. However, cars today, even small ones, can come well-equipped and won’t cost you a fortune. To help you find the perfect balance between affordability and great features, U.S. News & World Report gives out its Best Cars for the Money awards each year. This year, two Kia models came home with these great awards, the compact Soul and stylish…

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Kia Showcased Three Autonomous Vehicles at the Chicago Auto Show

Kia Showcased Three Autonomous Vehicles at the Chicago Auto Show

For at least five years now, the automotive industry has really started exploring the limits of autonomous driving technology. Recently, at the Chicago Auto Show, Kia showed how autonomous driving technology can be more than just getting you from point A to point B. The first vehicle on the list is the Kia Sorento Ski Gondola. This amazing concept opens up a whole new world of skiing or snowboarding for extreme enthusiasts. Instead of wheels, this concept comes equipped with…

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All New Kia Stinger Coming Soon

All New Kia Stinger Coming Soon

New cars don’t appear out of the ether. Every new design starts as a car designer’s dream, his or her idea of the perfect vehicle. Sometimes these ideas get made into concept cars and make appearances at auto shows. And sometimes these concept cars go into production and onto the market. Six years ago, Kia showed one of these concept cars, the Kia GT, at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. This sporty, sleek sedan was rear-drive and featured rear-hinged suicide…

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