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What it means for cars, steel and any possible Korean pickup trucks

The United States and South Korea have reached agreement on a new trade pact, the White House said on Tuesday.


Videos, pictures and words from our Colorado-to-Oregon road trip

They call the 2018 Kia Stinger a GT. It's powerful and sleek with a low-slung seating position, quick steering and, even with all-wheel drive, a tail-happy nature. It looks killer in red. And with its V6-powered engine, the letters GT are even festooned upon its liftgate. Well, that's nice, but how does it actually deliver on the grand-tourer formula of rapid, comfortable and stylish transportation?


Flagship will debut at the New York International Auto Show

We have been posting sketches and teaser images of the upcoming Kia K900 sedan, but photos of the real thing are already available in South Korea. Some presentation slides of the car, wearing the name "K9," have made it online on a Korean motoring site.


This as U.S. sales are off 12 percent

Shares in Hyundai Motor tumbled on Monday on a U.S. probe into why airbags failed to deploy in some of its Sonata sedans, with investors fretting about potential recall costs for the once popular cars.


Refined appearance, five trim levels and new standard three rows

Kia's refreshed three-row 2019 Sorento will start at $25,990 and be offered in five trim levels, including all-wheel drive options, when it hits showrooms later this year.


There's a virtual gauge cluster and a lot of wood and leather

A little while ago, we posted teaser sketches of the new Kia K900 flagship. So far, we've learned how it looks from front to side to rear, but the interior has remained a mystery. Today, Kia released this sketch of the dashboard, which seems to be as restrainedly designed as the exterior.

Quick Spin

A little car to boast about (with a name to whisper)

Her name is Rio and she's just a little hatch.


Only 500 units planned for a car that fuses east and west

Only 500 units planned for the special edition, which fuses east and west

Spy Shots

Kia's boxy full-size SUV is coming together

Move over Santa Fe and Sorento, Hyundai and Kia have bigger things coming.


And here's a surprise: There's a Toyota on the list

New cars lose a ton of value when you drive them off the lot. That's bad news for owners, but it means great deals on one-year-old models like these.


The 2019 K900 was developed by Kia's Korean and U.S. divisions.

The big Kia gets a second go-around.

Spy Shots

The 2015-introduced Sportage is due for a refresh.

Kia does a lot of development in Germany, so the numberplates are no surprise.

Spy Shots

Spy photos reveal more evolution than revolution. The hamsters should be pleased.

Will it be a better box?


A ‘Black Panther’ Lexus promo and a chance to win a Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe.

Steven Tyler, a 'Black Panther' promo and a chance to win a Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupe.


7-passenger vehicle to the rescue amid declining sales of Kia crossovers.

Kia needs a full-size SUV amid declining sales of its crossovers.