Category Archives: Kia Reviews

Kia Rio wins Carsguide Car of the Year 2011

The Rio scores its success off the back of impressive design and packaging, tweaking by an Australian suspension expert, topped by smart pricing starting from $16,290. Carsguide Car of the Year 2011 The Kia Rio emerges as the judges’ choice … Continue reading

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Kia Optima Hybrid Named to “Top 10 Cars of the Year” List by Hispanic Motor Press Association

Kia Optima Hybrid Named to “Top 10 Cars of the Year” List by Hispanic Motor Press Association –Optima Hybrid Takes Top Honors in the Alternative Powerplant Category – Kia’s fuel-efficient midsize sedan recognized for class-leading highway fuel economy(1), advanced technology … Continue reading

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KIA plant celebrates second year of production in US

Thousands of jobs attributed to West Point, Georgia plant By: Kristen Letsinger oanow.com Published: November 15, 2011   WEST POINT, Ga. — It may be a baby in terms of auto plants, but KIA’s operation in across the Georgia border … Continue reading

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Kia Optima hybrid rocks with fuel economy, value and styling

Phoenix Business Journal by Cathy Luebke, Guest blogger The 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid. The Kia Optima Hybrid If you are in the market for a midsize hybrid, the Kia Optima is a must for your test-drive list. New for 2011, … Continue reading

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Kia follows industry suit with hybrid model

Sunday, October 30, 2011   Dave Kunz LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Following on the heels of the Optima sedan, Kia has done what more and more auto manufacturers are doing: added a hybrid version. The Optima hybrid combines battery power … Continue reading

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2012 Kia Sportage

Based on analysis of 16 Sportage reviews and test drives. Avg. Paid:$18,876 – $28,644 MSRP: $18,500 – $28,400 Invoice: $18,135 – $26,495 MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy   U.S.News Scores Overall: 8.0 Performance: 7.9 Exterior: 8.2 Interior: 7.0 Safety: … Continue reading

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2012 Kia Soul review

Kia’s history thus far can be divided into two parts, the time before Peter Schreyer, and the time since he joined the firm in 2006. Before Mr. Schreyer got to this Korean manufacturer, all its models had rather dull styling, even … Continue reading

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