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Go fetch yourself: Hyundai Le Fil Rouge shows off self-parking and wireless charging

Kia and Hyundai could use it on Level 4 autonomous vehicles

Kia and Hyundai could use it on Level 4 autonomous vehicles.

Kia chasing dinero using Robert De Niro to sell e-Niro

Kia is going full meme

Kia is going full meme.

Driver unaware SUV is in flames going down the highway

Another motorist waves her over just in time

NBC Nightly News recently carried the above segment on a video showing a 2012 Kia Sorento spewing flames as its driver travels at highway speed on Interstate 4 in Orlando. Another motorist, Meredith Olinger, drives alongside, shooting the video while trying to warn the driver to pull over. She does, just in time. Seconds later, the Kia is cooked.

In the Kia Niro Super Bowl ad, no good deed goes unpunished

Environmental activism is hard, so why not just drive a hybrid?

Kia's Super Bowl ads all seem to put Melissa McCarthy and the Kia Niro in peril

First she was running from something, and now she's stuck on an iceberg.

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.

Watch the Kia Soul hamsters take on 'Dueling Banjos'

The bluegrass song gets a modern take meant to sell Souls. Oh, and hamsters.

The Kia Soul hamsters are back, they're plump, and they're turning an old Bluegrass tune into a party anthem.

Motorcyclist lucky to escape with life after 100-mph crash

The rider was running from police at the time of the accident.

A motorcycle rider in San Diego is lucky to be alive after leading police on a high-speed chase that ended when the bike collided with a car at over 100 mph.

Kia's Super Bowl ad parks the Optima in a Walken closet

Christopher Walken brings his unique voice to Kia's Super Bowl commercial for the Optima, and the weird ad compares the sedan to a pair of socks.

Recharge Wrap-up: unofficial Tesla ad, VW will produce Budd-e

Akon Loves Tesla, Solar; Kia Soul EV To Get More Range

An unofficial Tesla ad features a Nikola Tesla speech. Akon loves Tesla and solar power. Volkswagen will produce the Budd-e. The 2017 Kia Soul EV will get more range.

Kia Press Conference | 2016 NAIAS Live

Watch The Unveiling Of The Updated Forte And Telluride Concept

Watch Autoblog's coverage of the Kia press conference at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The automaker unveiled its new 2017 Forte and Forte5 as well as the Telluride SUV concept, and our hosts and editors bring you their uncut reaction.

Here are some of the worst things we saw at CES

Proof That Not All Innovations Are Really Innovative

Walking the seemingly endless halls at CES has taught us an interesting lesson: Not all innovations are really all that... well, innovative.

LeBron James ad claims $10M fan bet proving he drives K900

LeBron James is out to prove that he really drives his Kia K900 and responds to tweets from cynics in a new three-commercial ad campaign. The first one puts James in the sedan to pick up $10 million from someone who bet that he didn't drive the Kia.

Los Angeles
2017 Kia Sportage gets bigger and gains bulbous new duds

Kia looks perfectly positioned to capitalize on the booming crossover trend with the 2017 Sportage, which is larger and more efficient than ever before.

Kia previews off-road Sorento for SEMA

Kia is preparing a variety of custom specials for SEMA this year, each representing another region of the country, starting with the PacWest Adventure Sorento.

Dealership worker takes Kia Soul for 200-mile joyride

A woman in Colorado finds a mechanic at Peak Kia North used her car as his own, put 200 miles on it in four days, and didn't fix the issue she took it in for.

Recharge Wrap-up: Kia Niro caught at Nurburgring, Tesla & Ben & Jerry

12.7M EV Chargers By 2020; Kandi, ZTE, ZZY Team Up On Carsharing

Watch the Kia Niro prototype tackle Green Hell. Tesla and Ben & Jerry's raise awareness about climate change. IHS predicts 12.7 million EV chargers by 2020. Kandi teams up for better carsharing.

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