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Electric: Genesis ‘GV60’, new Kia, Hyundai IONIQ 5 confirmed for 2021

Jan 05, 2021

It’s no secret that many carmakers are working away on all-new electric platforms for upcoming electric vehicles. Hyundai Motor Group has just confirmed some additional details on its E-GMP layout, which will underpin new electric...

2021 Kia Sorento GT-Line review (video)

Jan 04, 2021

Here’s a lesson in how to large practical SUV. This is the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento. Specifically, the flagship GT-Line, which comes with enough bells and whistles to keep all the family happy. The new...

2021 Kia Carnival on sale in Australia from $46,880

Jan 04, 2021

The all-new 2021 Kia Carnival officially goes on sale in Australia on January 5. It proves humble MPVs needn’t be all utilitarian without style or technology. Or without power for that matter. Four main trim...

2021 Kia Carnival spotted in Australia, launches in January

Dec 16, 2020

The all-new 2021 Kia Carnival has been spotted on the streets in Australia, ahead of its local launch scheduled for January. This is one of the first examples in the country. These images were sent...

2021 Kia Sorento scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating (video)

Dec 10, 2020

Kia’s new 2021 Sorento has passed ANCAP’s stringent five-star safety standards following the latest rounds of crash testing by the Euro NCAP division, with the popular SUV scoring impressive marks in most areas. It was...

2021 Kia Stinger now on sale in Australia from $49,550

Dec 08, 2020

The updated 2021 Kia Stinger is now on sale in Australia. It introduces some fresh tech inside, a new bi-modal exhaust for the V6 engine, and a touch more power for the V6. Four main...

Hyundai Motor Group unveils new ‘E-GMP’ EV platform

Dec 03, 2020

An all-new modular electric platform, called E-GMP, from Hyundai Motor Group will see 23 new battery electric vehicles (BEV) launched across the Kia and Hyundai brands by 2025. This will include a “high performance model”...

2022 Kia Sportage spotted testing; new platform, hybrid likely (video)

Nov 23, 2020

A prototype version of the next-gen 2022 Kia Sportage has been spotted lapping the Nurburgring in Germany, giving us an early glimpse of the new model before its expected arrival later next year. This will...

2020 Kia Cerato GT Sedan review (video)

Sep 05, 2020

As the name suggests, PerformanceDrive loves to get its teeth stuck into all sorts of sport-oriented vehicles. Although the 2020 Kia Cerato GT falls short of the full Hyundai i30 N equivalent hot hatch, we...

Kia reveals facelifted design for 2021 Stinger, inside and out

Aug 12, 2020

Kia has unveiled the exterior and interior design of the facelifted 2021 Stinger. Unfortunately, details regarding the powertrains are being withheld until a later date. But at least we get a good look at the...

2021 Kia Stonic facelift debuts, confirmed for Australia late 2020

Aug 06, 2020

Not another new SUV? Well, we’re all buying them. Coinciding with the debut of the facelifted 2021 Kia Stonic, the Australian arm has confirmed the nameplate will go on sale here later this year. The...

2021 Kia Sorento: Australian prices and range confirmed

Jul 28, 2020

The new 2021 Kia Sorento is getting ready to launch in Australia, so this week the local arm is confirming Aussie specs and prices ahead of its market launch “within weeks”. Kia confirms four main...