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2017 Kia Cadenza Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Mark

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The new 2017 Kia Cadenza, one of he best choices in the affordable semi-luxury sedan segment, has been through the safety evaluation by the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and as it turns out it has passed it with flying colors. The Korean car was awarded Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+).


Published on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7:46 by
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2017 Kia Rio Priced from £11,995 in the UK

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Not very long after its debut in Paris the new, fourth generation Kia Rio is now on sale in the United Kingdom. The small and popular Korean hatchback hits the market in Blighty in simple 1, 2 and 3 trim levels starting from just £11,995, plus a limited-run First Edition which is the dearest of […]


Published on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 5:15 by
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Euro-Spec Kia Stinger to Launch by Year’s End

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Introduced at the beginning of 2017, the new Kia Stinger fastback sport sedan is slated to hit the European markets as the year comes to a close. The Korean Panamera will enter production in the second half of this year so that it can be available in time for a fourth quarter launch.


Published on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 5:34 by
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2018 Kia Stinger Goes Official at NAIAS

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So what we’ve been teased about over the past few weeks and months was not a Kia GT after all. It was the 2018 Kia Stinger sports sedan – a Korean Alfa Giulia if you like – with sleek design, top quality, great equipment, and, for the first time, decent performance. The Stinger is quite possibly the […]


Published on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 6:21 by
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Kia GT Gets a Bunch of New Teasers

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With only four days to go until the official unveiling of Kia’s hot new sports car, currently known as Kia GT, the Korean car maker is putting its last effort into creating more hype for the car. The teasers are as pointless and uninformative as ever, but we have to say they do manage to […]


Published on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 14:51 by
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Preview: 2018 Kia Picanto

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Kia Motors is wrapping the year up with the promises of unveiling cool new models in the next one. In early 2017 they will reveal the new Kia GT sports car and this, an all-new Kia Picanto city car, a tiny little thing that’s been a best-seller for the Korean car maker across the globe.


Published on Friday, December 23, 2016 at 5:52 by
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Kia Niro Hybrid Sets World Record for Efficiency

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Well, it came out of nowhere, but turns out the new Kia Niro Hybrid crossover is one of the world’s most fuel efficient cars right now. It was verified by the Guinness World Record people who covered the 3715.4 miles distance from Los Angeles to New York City in the Niro using only 4.1 tanks […]


Published on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 5:51 by
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MSRP Announced for 2017 Kia Cadenza

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In the world of affordable luxury sedans the Korean automakers Kia and Hyundai are the undisputed rulers with products like the Azera, the Genesis, the Optima, and now the all-new second-generation 2017 Kia Cadenza. The extremely well-equipped sedan arrives in dealerships later this month starting at $31,990.


Published on Friday, November 11, 2016 at 5:50 by
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Official: 2017 Kia Soul Turbo

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The weird little Kia Soul is a car that many people simultaneously both hate and love. It looks kind of stupid, but is also loveable at the same time, and now there is a new Turbo version that makes it even more confusing because now it also has decent performance. The 2017 Kia Soul Turbo […]


Published on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 6:01 by
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Kia Soul 1.6 T-GDI Packs 200bhp

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A car the shape and size of Kia Soul is a hard thing to improve aesthetically at all because it is a very unique thing and belongs to a niche all its own. So while they continue with the same body as before Kia is relying on a powerful new powertrain to keep the interest […]


Published on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 5:47 by
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Kia Rio GT Already Rendered

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X-Tomi Design is known to be quick with his pen, or rather computer mouse, as he always comes up with renderings of future variants of new model a few hours after they are introduced. The rendering he wants to show you this time depicts the next Kia Rio GT, the hot version of the family hatchback […]


Published on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 8:05 by
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New Kia Rio Unveiled Ahead of Paris Debut

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Following last week’s official renderings Kia Motors now unveils the first proper photos of the fourth-generation Kia Rio hatchback. This fairly uninteresting but hugely important car is set for global debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show, with production scheduled to begin towards the end of the year.


Published on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 6:28 by
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New Kia Rio Teased for Paris Debut

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Paris Motor Show next month is going to be chock full of new production models, including this one, the fourth-generation Kia Rio. Shown here is a series of official sketches, the new Rio continues the tradition of its ancestors in terms of being a cheap and cheerful family car, but also conforms to Kia’s modern […]


Published on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 6:41 by
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Kia Optima Hybrid and Sportswagon Launch in the UK

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The British market now has two extra variants of the new Kia Optima including a PHEV hybrid, Kia’s first plug-in hybrid model, and a Sportswagon GT Line S, Kia’s first D-segment estate car. These cars serve different types of customers… unless you want a hybrid estate car!


Published on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 6:26 by
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Kia Niro Hybrid – UK Pricing and Specs

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Kia are about cause a bit of commotion in the mid-size crossover segment in the UK with the launch of their new Kia Niro Hybrid. This model delivers all that you would ever want from a crossover, it is a lot more economical than a regular crossover, and it starts at just £21,295. That’s game […]


Published on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 6:02 by
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