The 2008 Kia Amanti is a nice car that delivers exceptional value in its class of larger sedans.The 3.8-liter V6 engine has big, smooth power, the ride quality is near-luxury, and the cabin is whisper-quiet on the road.Amanti is packed with standard features that the American, European and Japanese…

2009 Kia Amanti - 4dr Sedan (Base)
4dr Sedan (Base)
3.8L V-6
17 City / 24 HWY
2011 Kia Cadenza bows in Korea, replacing Amanti in the U.S.

2011 Kia Cadenza - Click above for high-res image gallery
Kia releases first renderings of next premium sedan

2010 Kia VG renderings - Click above for high-res image gallery
Rumormill: Kia Amanti making switch to Genesis RWD platform?

From its divisive baroque styling to its status as the court jester of the rental car circuit, the Kia Amanti has so far lived a less than charmed life. The Amanti's tough luck story could change in a big hurry, however, if a new story from Motor Trend is true. MT is reporting that the Amanti is will be going rear-wheel drive as soon as late 2011 on a smaller version of the Hyundai Genesis Sedan platform.

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2005 Kia Amanti
$4,995 / 114,161 miles / CA
2008 Kia Amanti
$7,447 / 100,801 miles / CA