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Kia coupe headed to production mid-2009, replacing Spectra

by Dan Roth (RSS feed) on Jun 30th, 2008 at 10:07AM

click above for high-res gallery of the Kia Koup ConceptWave goodbye to the Spectra name; Kia's planning on sending the moniker packing when the car is replaced in mid-2009. Kicking up the style as a way to grab the dollars of younger buyers, Kia will introduce the styling paradigm laid out by the Koup Concept at last year's New York Auto Show, which will grace a production sedan and coupe. The sedan will hit the market first, with the coupe following within a couple months. The hatchback Spectra will be out of the U.S. lineup entirely; Kia thinks the coupe and its sexier lines will move more... Read More

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