Kia is one of two brands sold in the US by the Hyundai Kia Automotive Group, the other being Hyundai. The South Korean brand has recorded consecutive sales growth in the US every year since it began selling its first car, the Sephia, back in 1994.


2017 Kia Sorento
2017 Kia Sorento
MSRP:
$25,400
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 28 HWY
2017 Kia Sportage
2017 Kia Sportage
MSRP:
$24,490
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 25 HWY
2016 Kia Sedona
2016 Kia Sedona
MSRP:
$26,400
Engine:
3.3L V-6
MPG:
18 City / 24 HWY
2016 Kia Sorento
2016 Kia Sorento
MSRP:
$25,100
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 29 HWY
2016 Kia Forte
2016 Kia Forte
MSRP:
$18,090
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 33 HWY
2016 Kia Optima
2016 Kia Optima
MSRP:
$22,140
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
24 City / 35 HWY
Hyundai predicts 250-mile electric vehicle by 2020

Hyundai takes first step with 110-mile-range Ioniq EV in the US this fall.

Hyundai executive says an electric vehicle with a 250-mile single-charge range is likely by the end of the decade.
2017 North American Car, Truck, and Utility of the Year entries announced

This year marks the first time CUVs, SUVs, and minivans will compete for their own award.

There are some absurd entries in this year's competition – Rolls-Royce Dawn, anyone? – but plenty of mainstream metal. Finalists will be announced December 6.
Kia overtakes Porsche in JD Power Initial Quality

Kia has beat out every other automaker and topped the list for the first time.
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2014 Kia Soul
$11,788 / 40,037 miles / CA
2015 Kia Soul
$14,994 / 34,585 miles / CA
2015 Kia Rio
$10,200 / 41,254 miles / CA
Recharge Wrap-up: Venturi seeks funding for speed record, Kia partners on V2G

Daimler launches Mercedes-Benz Energy for stationary storage.

Venturi launches a Kickstarter campaign to break its EV speed record. Kia partners with UC Irvine on V2G technology. Daimler launches Mercedes-Benz Energy to sell stationary storage globally.
2017 Kia Sportage First Drive
There's nothing revolutionary or super exciting about the 2017 Sportage, and that's fine. Kia's midsize CUV continues to be competent and well-rounded.
2016 Kia Optima SX Limited Quick Spin
The 2016 Kia Optima has clean styling and a comfortable, quiet ride. It should be a far bigger standout in its crowded segment.
2016 Kia Optima 2.0T Quick Spin [w/video]
Based on a short preview, the fourth-generation Optima could be a real contender in the cutthroat family sedan market.
Kia recalls 98,000 Sedona minivans for suspension corrosion

This is the second time these minivans have been recalled for this issue.

This is the second time Kia has recalled its Sedona minivan for corroded front lower control arms.
Kia Sedona and Hyundai Tucson recalled for hood latches

219,800 examples of the Kia Sedona and another 81,000 of the Hyundai Tuscon are being recalled in two separate campaigns to fix their secondary hood latches.
Kia recalls 260k Souls for possible steering failure

Kia will recall 256,459 units of the 2014-2016 Kia Soul and Soul EV because potential separation in the steering assembly can cause drivers to lose control.