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Kia reports 5.1 per cent global sales increase in July

Aug 02, 2018

Kia has today announced its global sales stats for July, 2018, with the figure translating to a 5.1 per cent increase on the same month last year. The company has reported year-on-year increases for five...

2018 Kia Sorento GT-Line (video)

Jul 12, 2018

As a household brand name, Kia has upped the ante over the last few years with its latest models. We have seen enormous leaps in styling, performance and quality from the South Korean brand. The...

2019 Kia Sportage now on sale in Australia from $29,990

Jul 10, 2018

Kia Australia is introducing the 2019 Kia Sportage range, with updated powertrains and increased safety brought in to boost the mid-size SUV’s competitiveness. Four main variants lines are being offered, spanning from the Si, Si...

Kia Stinger police cars confirmed for Queensland force

Jul 05, 2018

Kia Australia has confirmed a deal with Queensland Police to supply Kia Stinger 330 V6 vehicles for highway patrol duties. These will replace the outgoing Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon fleet. By the end of...

Top 10 best-selling SUVs in Australia during first half of 2018

Jul 05, 2018

The first half of 2018 is over and the car industry is seeing some big changes in vehicle choice and popularity among buyers (see our June 2018 VFACTS report for more). The SUV market is...

2018 Holden Commodore VXR vs Kia Stinger 330Si: Sports sedan comparison (video)

Jun 21, 2018

The affordable large sports sedan market has changed dramatically. For starters, you can forget Australian made. And, technically, most sedans aren’t even sedans these days; in the case of these two, both feature a sporty...

2019 Kia Optima on sale in Australia, prices reduced

Jun 20, 2018

Following the overseas reveal of the 2019 Kia Optima, Kia Australia has now introduced the facelift with some local changes, giving it “renewed relevance”. The sedan market is one of the fastest-declining segments in Australia....

2019 Kia Cerato now on sale in Australia from $19,990

Jun 08, 2018

The 2019 Kia Cerato has landed in Australia, bringing a fresh, Stinger-inspired design, new technologies, and improved safety and refinement for the small car. Starting with the design. It is the result of Kia’s design...

2019 Kia Sportage revealed with new hybrid diesel

May 28, 2018

Kia has unveiled the 2019 facelift of its popular Sportage medium SUV, with significant marches forward on the efficiency front. The star of the show is a new mild-hybrid ‘EcoDynamic+’ powertrain, which utilises a 48V...

2018 Kia Stinger ANCAP rating now 5 stars for all variants

May 08, 2018

It looks like all Kia Stinger variants have now been rated five stars in ANCAP’s stringent safety tests, following a poor three-star score for all base S models during initial tests last year. According to...

2019 Kia Carnival now on sale in Australia from $42,490

May 04, 2018

A string of updates have been announced for the introduction of the 2019 Kia Carnival range. Headlining the update is a new eight-speed automatic, along with added safety tech and improved practicality. As revealed last...

2018 Kia Picanto GT-Line on sale in Australia from $17,490

Apr 17, 2018

It’s arrived, the cute little Kia Picanto GT-Line. It comes in as the new flagship in the plucky compact model’s lineup, sprinkling a range of sporty garnishes over most areas. From the outside, the Picanto...

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