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ECO Hybrid Platform - New 2017 Kia Niro Makes Quebec Debut

ECO Hybrid Platform - New 2017 Kia Niro Makes Quebec Debut

The all-new Kia Niro will: offer bold, crossover style and utility while providing exceptional fuel economy through an evolved hybrid system –up to 4.7 L/100km combined feature a 6-speed dual clutch automatic transmission with Sport Mode, providing a more dynamic and engaging driving experience than expected provide ... Continue reading

PREVIEW: 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door Makes Canadian Debut - 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

PREVIEW: 2018 Kia Rio 5-Door Makes Canadian Debut - 2017 Montreal International Auto Show

The all-New Rio will: feature Kia Canada's first available embedded telematics system – free for the first five years achieve a more balanced stance with a long bonnet, longer front overhang and shorter rear overhang and be 15 mm longer and 5 mm lower have more shoulder room and capacity in the second row and cargo a ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2017 Kia Cadenza Limited Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Entry-luxury Kia? No, that’s not an oxymoron. It’s an accurate description of the Korean manufacturer’s Cadenza sedan, now in its second generation. ... Continue reading

Kia Stinger Receives Eyeson Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence +VIDEO

Kia Stinger Receives Eyeson Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence +VIDEO

Kia Motors’ all-new 2018 Stinger fastback sedan has been honoured with an EyesOn Design award for Production Car Design Excellence at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. At an event typically dominated by introductions from American car companies, Kia’s Stinger stole the spotlight. ... Continue reading

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

By Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Here we go again – another gathering of the international motoring press in Detroit, still arguably the center of the universe for the U.S. auto business. While manufacturing, design, some engineering and marketing is spread out around the country and t ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

* Media preview days at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit are over. Highlights include: Volkswagen’s I.D. Buzz, a small electric van based on the design of the classic Microbus; a concept large sedan from Nissan; Kia’s new rear-wheel drive sedan called Stinger; the beautiful Volvo V90 station wa ... Continue reading

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- A bright spotlight is shining on SUVs thanks to record retail sales in 2016, yet three of every four car buyers didn't even consider buying an SUV, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Auto Avoider Study,SM released today. ... Continue reading

2018 Kia Stinger Receives EyesOn Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence

2018 Kia Stinger Receives EyesOn Design Award For Production Car Design Excellence

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- Kia Motors America's all-new 2018 Stinger fastback sedan has been honored with an EyesOn Design award for Production Car Design Excellence at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. At an event typically dominated by introductions from American auto companies, Kia ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 KIA SPORTAGE REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2017 KIA SPORTAGE REVIEW

Compact crossovers just keep getting better, and the fully redesigned Kia keeps up with the competition with strong value, sharp design and a smooth ride. Usually left to the bigger or pricier utility vehicles, conveniences are aplenty with the Sportage like a Harman Kardon premium audio system, power lift gate, and lo ... Continue reading

2018 Kia Stinger Makes World Debut At North American International Auto Show +VIDEO

2018 Kia Stinger Makes World Debut At North American International Auto Show +VIDEO

At an event typically dominated by introductions from American auto companies, Kia Motors America (KMA) today stole the spotlight with the world debut of the all-new 2018 Kia Stinger (hereafter Stinger) at the North American International Auto Show. A five-passenger fastback sports sedan poised to redefine a segment cu ... Continue reading

New-Car Transaction Prices Reach Record High, Increasing Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year in December 2016, Incentives Grow Also

New-Car Transaction Prices Reach Record High, Increasing Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year in December 2016, Incentives Grow Also

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 4, 2017 -- The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the automotive industry, today reported the estimated average transaction price (ATP) for light vehicles in the United States was $35,309 in December 2 ... Continue reading

Kia December 2016 And 2016 Annual U.S. Sales

Kia December 2016 And 2016 Annual U.S. Sales

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 4, 2017 -- Capping off an historic year that saw the Kia brand collect more third-party awards and accolades for quality and reliability than ever before, Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced all-time best annual sales of 647,598 vehicles in 2016, up 3.5 percent over 2015. ... Continue reading

Cars.com Announces Nominees for "Best of 2017" Awards

Cars.com Announces Nominees for "Best of 2017" Awards

CHICAGO, Jan. 3, 2017 -- Cars.com has announced nominees for its 2017 Best Of awards, the annual awards show the company hosts in Detroit during the North American International Auto Show. ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Forte S Drive and Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Kia Forte S Drive and Review By Larry Nutson

2017 Kia Forte S Drive and Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

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