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Kia Seltos on sale in Australia from $25,990

Oct 18, 2019

The all-new Kia Seltos has arrived in Australia, coming in as the brand’s smallest SUV in the showroom. It’s set to take on the likes of the Mazda CX-3, Hyundai Kona, and the Toyota C-HR....

2020 Kia Stinger Carbon Edition announced for Australia

Oct 16, 2019

Lovers of the Kia Stinger will be excited to hear the local arm has just announced a sportier Carbon Edition for Australia, which comes with a range of exotic carbon fibre highlights to enhance its...

Video: Tuned Kia Stinger GT (324kW ATW) 0-100km/h & engine sound

Oct 01, 2019

Here at PerformanceDrive, we love cars and the aftermarket scene. So when a close friend decided to tune his Kia Stinger GT, we just had to check it out and see the potential. The car...

Kia Picanto EV on the cards, challenge to keep costs down – report

Sep 23, 2019

Kia is considering an electric version of its cute little Picanto hatch, a report has discovered. However, the challenge is finding ways to keep costs to a minimum for the affordable nameplate. The news stems...

2020 Kia Stinger GT review (video)

Aug 26, 2019

It’s been on sale for almost two years now, and although it does present some very appealing numbers, including power and performance figures, and price, it hasn’t really captured the Aussie market as much as...

2020 Kia Mohave large SUV revealed for Korea

Aug 15, 2019

Kia has released images of its new large SUV called the Mohave. This is the production version of the Mohave Masterpiece concept car which debuted earlier this year. It’s clear to see the Mohave is...

Kia Seltos goes on sale in Australia during fourth quarter

Jul 24, 2019

The booming small SUV market is about to welcome a new product; the brand new Kia Seltos. It’s Kia’s first entrant into the popular class, sharing platforms and some components with the Hyundai Kona. From...

Hyundai develops world’s first Active Shift Control transmission for hybrids

Jul 19, 2019

Hyundai Motor Group has developed what it is calling the world’s first Active Shift Control transmission for hybrid powertrains. It will debut in the all-new Sonata arriving later this year. The technology promises optimised transmission...

Hyundai announces clever CVVD valve control tech, debuts with G1.6 T-GDi

Jul 03, 2019

Hyundai has revealed plans to introduce a “world-first” engine technology that it’s calling Continuously Variable Valve Duration (CVVD), which will start to make its way into production cars as early as later this year. What...

Kia XCeed revealed as stylish new small SUV for Europe

Jun 27, 2019

Kia has revealed a new small SUV called the XCeed, based on the Ceed five-door hatchback. It is being introduced for the European market only. Once again Kia seems to have produced yet another lesson...

Kia Seltos revealed as all-new compact SUV

Jun 20, 2019

Kia has revealed its new compact SUV, called the Kia Seltos. It will go on sale in global markets, including Australia, later this year, slotting below the Kia Sportage. This is a great move by...

Genesis tops 2019 JD Power Initial Quality Study, Land Rover most improved

Jun 20, 2019

Genesis has topped the 2019 JD Power Initial Quality Study for a second year running, while the lower end is made up of some familiar faces. Interestingly, the top three were made up of Hyundai...