Concept Carz Home Concepts and PrototypesAbout Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed
 
 ManufacturersArrow PictureKia Models 

Kia Models, News, and Images

Amanti
Borrego
Cadenza
Optima
Picanto
Rio
Rondo
Sedona
Sephia
Sorento
Soul
Spectra
Sportage

View list with thumbnails
2015
     Cadenza
     Forte
     Forte Koup
     Forte5
     K900
     Optima
     Optima Hybrid
     Sedona
     Sorento
2014
 Cadenza
 

 Forte
 NHTSA Driver's Crash Rating: 5 of 5
 

 Forte 5-door
 NHTSA Driver's Crash Rating: 5 of 5
 

 Forte Koup
 

 GT4 Stinger Concept
 

 K900
 

 Optima
 NHTSA Driver's Crash Rating: 5 of 5
 

 Optima Hybrid
 

 Rio
 Base MSRP: $13,900-17,900
 

 Rio 5-Door
 

 Sedona
 NHTSA Driver's Crash Rating: 5 of 5
 

 Sorento
 NHTSA Driver's Crash Rating: 5 of 5
 

 Soul
 

 Soul
 

 Soul EV
 

 Soul Red Zone Edition
 

 Sportage
 

2013
     Batman-Inspired Optima Concept
     Carens
     Ceed
     Cross GT Concept
     CUB Concept
     Cyborg-Inspired Forte
     Flash-Inspired Forte Koup
     Forte
     Forte 5-Door
     Forte Koup
     Green Lantern-Inspired Soul
     K9
     Niro Concept
     Optima
     Optima Superman-Inspired
     Provo Concept
     pro_ceed GT
     pro_cee’d
     Rio
     Rio 5-Door
     Rio Aquaman
     Sorento
     Soul
     Sportage
     Wonder Woman Sportage
2012
     Forte
     Forte 5 Door
     Forte Koup
     Grand VQ-R
     GT Concept
     K9
     Optima
     Optima Hybrid
     West Coast Customs Optima Hybrid
     Picanto
     Ray
     Rio
     Rio 3-Door
     Rio5
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Soul
     Sportage
     Trackster Concept
2011
     Carens
     Forte
     Forte Five-Door
     K2
     KV7 Concept
     Magentis
     Naimo Concept
     Optima
     Optima Hybrid
     Optima Turbo SX
     Picanto
     Rio
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Soul
     Sportage
2010
     Ceed
     Forte
     Forte Koup
     Forte Koup GRAND-AM KONI Challenge
     Ignition Soul
     Pop Concept
     Ray PHEV Concept
     Rio
     Rondo
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Soul
     Soul APRIL System
     Soul Safety Car
     Sportage
     Venga
     Venga EV Concept
2009
     Amanti
     Borrego
     Borrego Limited SEMA Concept
     ceed Hybrid
     KND-5 Concept
     No 3 Concept MPV
     Optima
     Rio
     Rondo
     Soulster Concept
     Spectra
     Spectra5
     Sportage
2008
     Amanti
     Kee Coupe Concept
     KOUP Concept
     MPLA Rio5 Concept
     pro_Cee'd
     Rio
     Rio5
     Rondo
     Rondo SX
     Soul Burner Concept
     Spectra
     Spectra5
2007
     Amanti
     Carens
     Cee'd Concept
     ex_cee'd Convertible Concept
     KND-4 Concept
     Kue Concept
     Optima
     pro_Cee'd Concept
     Rio
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Spectra
     Sportage
     Sports Coupe Concept
2006
     Carens Concept
     KCD-II Concept
     Multi-S Crossover
     Optima
     Rio
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Soul
     Spectra
     Sportage
2005
     Amanti
     KCV4 Mojave Concept
     Optima
     Rio
     Rio Cinco
     Rio5 Red Rocket
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Spectra
     Sportage
     Sportage Solid Gold
2004
     Amanti
     Cerato Green Concept
     Optima
     Rio
     Sedona
     Sorento
     Spectra
     Spectra Green Scream
     Sport Concept
     Sportage FCEV Concept
2003
     KCD-I Slice Concept
     KCV-III Concept
     Opirus
     Optima
     Rio
     Sedona
     Sorento
2002
     Optima
     Rio
     Sephia
     Sportage
2001
     Rio
     Sephia II
2000
     Spectra
1999
     Sephia
     Sportage
1997
     Elan


Kia Vehicles by Year   1997-2000
   2001-2010
   2011-2015
Monthly Sales Volume   June 2014   50,644
   May 2014   60,087
   April 2014   53,676
   March 2014   54,777
   February 2014   41,218
   January 2014   37,011
   December 2013   33,631
   November 2013   45,411
   October 2013   39,754
   September 2013   38,003
   August 2013   52,025
   July 2013   49,004
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 next >>
2014 KIA SOUL RECEIVES J.D. POWER APEAL AWARD FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR2014 KIA SOUL RECEIVES J.D. POWER APEAL AWARD FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Second-generation Soul Scores Highest in Compact Multi-Purpose Segment and Posts Record-Setting Sales
◾2014 Kia Optima finishes second in Midsize Car segment
◾Kia's combination of style, technology and value continues to win with customers

IRVINE, Calif., July 29, 2014
– Coming off its best-ever first-half sales performance in company history, the fun and funky 2014 Soul has received the J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) award for the third straight year....
TORONTO-NATIVE MARK WILKINS SCORES THRILLING VICTORY FOR KIA ON HOME TURF IN ROUND 10 OF THE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGETORONTO-NATIVE MARK WILKINS SCORES THRILLING VICTORY FOR KIA ON HOME TURF IN ROUND 10 OF THE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE

◾Canadian Wilkins currently leads GTS Driver Championship standings
◾Nic Jönsson, driver of the No. 36 DonorsChoose.org Optima turbo, is third in the GTS Driver Championship standings

Irvine, Calif., July 21, 2014 – Toronto, Ontario, native and Kia Racing pilot Mark Wilkins showed championship-caliber grit and tenacity this weekend as he scored two top-five finishes in the No. 38 B.R.A.K.E.S. Optima turbo, including his second win of the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) season. Wilk....
KIA MOTORS' GT4 STINGER CONCEPT AND 2014 SOUL EARN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDSKIA MOTORS' GT4 STINGER CONCEPT AND 2014 SOUL EARN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS

◾The Industrial Designers Society of America presents Kia with two IDEAs, honoring design excellence in Transportation category
◾Kia receives IDEA Silver for the sleekly sculpted GT4 Stinger concept car and IDEA Bronze for the distinctively hip 2014 Soul

IRVINE, Calif., July 17, 2014
– Kia Motors has built a reputation for world-class design over the last several years, and recently, the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) has added to the Korean brand's renown with a pair....
KIA RACING HEADS NORTH OF THE BORDER TO THE STREETS OF TORONTO FOR ROUNDS NINE AND TEN OF THE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGEKIA RACING HEADS NORTH OF THE BORDER TO THE STREETS OF TORONTO FOR ROUNDS NINE AND TEN OF THE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE

Toronto Native Mark Wilkins and Teammate Nic Jönsson Aim to Extend Kia's Lead in Grand Touring Sport (GTS) Manufacturer Championship Following Double Victory at Road America
◾Jönsson, driver of No. 36 DonorsChoose.org Optima turbo, is front-runner in GTS Driver Championship standings
◾Canadian Wilkins, driver of No. 38 B.R.A.K.E.S. Optima turbo, is second in title chase, just one point behind Kia Racing teammate Jönsson

Irvine, Calif., July 16, 2014 – Coming off back-to-back triumphs....
KIA TOPS MAINSTREAM BRANDS IN STRATEGIC VISION'S TOTAL QUALITY INDEX STUDYKIA TOPS MAINSTREAM BRANDS IN STRATEGIC VISION'S TOTAL QUALITY INDEX STUDY

Kia Soul and Optima Score Highest in Their Segments and Enhance Overall Brand Strength

◾Soul wins small multi-function segment for second consecutive year
◾Customers value safety, functionality and styling of Kia's model line

IRVINE, Calif., July 2, 2014 – Kia Motors America's (KMA) two most popular vehicles, the 2014 Optima and 2014 Soul, were ranked at the top of their respective segments in Strategic Vision's Total Quality Index Study. Kia's youthful, stylish and well-built ve....
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES BEST FIRST-HALF SALES PERFORMANCE IN COMPANY HISTORYKIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES BEST FIRST-HALF SALES PERFORMANCE IN COMPANY HISTORY

• Year-to-Date Sales of 297,413 Units Up 7.2 Percent Over 2013


IRVINE, Calif., July 1, 2014 – On the heels of its highest-ever J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) ranking – sixth among all automakers – Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced June sales of 50,644 units, contributing to the company's best-ever first-half performance with 297,413 vehicles sold thus far in 2014. With Kia's year-to-date sales up 7.2 percent, the brand's aggressive new product cadence continues i....
KIA MOTORS BECOMES OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER OF SEGERSTROM CENTER FOR THE ARTSKIA MOTORS BECOMES OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER OF SEGERSTROM CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Irvine-Based Automaker Joins with Orange County's Largest Non-Profit Arts Organization to Showcase All-New K900 Flagship Luxury Sedan
◾Multifaceted K900 launch extends with three custom-built vehicle displays throughout the Center's campus and involvement with special events, including the Off-Center Festival, Movie Mondays and the annual Candlelight Concert
◾The Center's 600,000 annual visitors will have the opportunity to interact with and test drive Kia vehicles throughout the multi-year pa....
2014 KIA SOUL NAMED ONE OF THE 10 COOLEST CARS UNDER $18,000 BY KELLEY BLUE BOOK'S KBB.COM2014 KIA SOUL NAMED ONE OF THE 10 COOLEST CARS UNDER $18,000 BY KELLEY BLUE BOOK'S KBB.COM

Kia's Totally Transformed Urban Passenger Vehicle is fun-to-drive and fun-to-own
◾Soul ranked third on KBB.com's annual list
◾Second-generation Soul is stylish, tech-savvy and a great value

IRVINE, Calif., June 27, 2014 – Kia Motors America's (KMA) popular urban hatchback, the 2014 Soul, is one of the 10 Coolest Cars Under $18,000 in 2014, according to Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com. Soul ranked third out of ten on KBB.com's annual list highlighting the hippest and most affordable cars ....
KIA RACING SCORES DOUBLE VICTORY AT ROAD AMERICA TO RETAKE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE DRIVER AND MANUFACTURER POINTS LEADSKIA RACING SCORES DOUBLE VICTORY AT ROAD AMERICA TO RETAKE PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE DRIVER AND MANUFACTURER POINTS LEADS

Nic Jönsson and Mark Wilkins First and Second, Separated by One Point in Driver Championship Chase
◾Jönsson posts back-to-back wins behind the wheel of the No. 36 DonorsChoose.org Kia Optima turbo
◾Teammate Mark Wilkins drives No. 38 PutOnTheBrakes.org Kia Optima turbo to second- and seventh-place finishes
◾Kia Motors regains manufacturer championship lead over Ford, Porsche, Chevy, Nissan and Aston Martin

ELKHART LAKE, Wis., June 23, 2014 – Kia Racing's doubleheader debut at Road....
KIA RANKS SIXTH AMONG AUTOMAKERS IN 2014 J.D. POWER INITIAL QUALITY STUDYKIA RANKS SIXTH AMONG AUTOMAKERS IN 2014 J.D. POWER INITIAL QUALITY STUDY

Cadenza and Sportage Recognized as Segment Leaders as Fast-Moving Brand Moves Up Four Positions Over Last Year
◾Kia achieves its highest-ever IQS ranking and outpaces the industry average
◾Sportage claims second-consecutive IQS award in a tie while Cadenza receives first-time honors

IRVINE, Calif., June 18, 2014 -- J.D. Power 2014 Initial Quality Study (IQS) has ranked the Kia Sportage and Kia Cadenza as leaders in the Small SUV and Large Car segments, respectively. Furthermo....
KIA RACING SCORES BACK-TO-BACK PODIUM FINISHES IN ROUNDS FIVE AND SIX OF PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE AT DETROIT BELLE ISLEKIA RACING SCORES BACK-TO-BACK PODIUM FINISHES IN ROUNDS FIVE AND SIX OF PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE AT DETROIT BELLE ISLE

Kia Maintains Points Lead in Grand Touring Sport (GTS) Manufacturer Standings Heading into Rounds Seven and Eight at Road America
◾Mark Wilkins in the No. 38 B.R.A.K.E.S. Optima turbo currently second in Driver Championship points after two top-five finishes in Detroit, including a podium in round six on Sunday
◾Nic Jönsson in the No. 36 DonorsChoose.org Optima turbo finished third Saturday in round five, helping Kia retain the Manufacturer point standings lead

IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 20....
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES LARGEST MONTHLY SALES TOTAL IN COMPANY HISTORY

• May Sales Surpass 60,000 Units in a Single Month for the First Time;

• Record-Setting Performances by Optima and Soul; Annual Sales Up 8.8 Percent


IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 2014
– Kia Motors America (KMA) is celebrating its 20th anniversary in the U.S., and the brand's momentum reached historic new heights in May with an all-time best monthly sales total of 60,087, a 14.8-percent increase over the same period in 2013 and the first time KMA has achieved more than 60,000 ....
KIA RACING LOOKS TO REPEAT PODIUM PERFORMANCE IN MOTOR CITY FOR ROUNDS FIVE AND SIX OF PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGEKIA RACING LOOKS TO REPEAT PODIUM PERFORMANCE IN MOTOR CITY FOR ROUNDS FIVE AND SIX OF PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE

Kia Currently First in the Grand Touring Sport (GTS) class Manufacturer Championship after Four Rounds; Leads Porsche, Ford, Chevrolet and Aston Martin
◾Mark Wilkins in the No. 38 B.R.A.K.E.S. Optima turbo leads the Driver Championship points with teammate Nic Jönsson in the No. 36 DonorsChoose.org Optima turbo second
◾Kia simultaneously leads two Manufacturer Championships as upstart privateer Forte Koup program earns top spot for Touring Car A (TC-A) class ranking

irvine, Calif., May 2....
KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES RECORD APRIL SALES; SELLS FIVE MILLIONTH VEHICLE IN THE U.S.KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES RECORD APRIL SALES; SELLS FIVE MILLIONTH VEHICLE IN THE U.S.

K900 Flagship Sedan Sales Grow as Vehicles Continue Arriving in Select Showrooms
◾Kia Soul, totally transformed for 2014, marks all-time single-month sales record
◾All-new 2015 Sedona makes global debut in conjunction with New York International Auto Show

IRVINE, Calif., May 1, 2014 – With Kia Motors America (KMA) celebrating its 20th anniversary, the company's first-quarter momentum continued into April with record sales of 53,676 vehicles, a 12.9-percent increase over the same mont....
KIA RACING SCORES WIN AND SECOND PLACE FINISH AT BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARKKIA RACING SCORES WIN AND SECOND PLACE FINISH AT BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARK

Kia now leading Manufacturer Championship standings ahead of Porsche, Ford and Chevy
◾Mark Wilkins and Nic Jönsson currently first and second in GTS-class Driver Championship following Wilkins' victory in round three Saturday and Jönsson's second-place finish in round four Sunday
◾Rookie Jason Wolfe scores first podium in Touring Car A (TC-A) class finishing third in competition debut of No. 36 Richard Wolfe Trucking Kinetic Motorsports Forte Koup

IRVINE, Calif., April 28, 2014 – Kia....
Page: 1 2 3 4 5 next >>