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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...

Top 10 best 7-seat SUVs coming to Australia in 2021

Jul 25, 2020

Can you believe we’re almost walking into year 2021? It seems like not that long ago this would be a very distant future. With time going so fast, we thought we’d help you prepare by...

2021 Kia Carnival interior shown, looks superb

Jul 14, 2020

We were shown images of the exterior of the 2021 Kia Carnival last month. And now the company has just revealed images of the surprisingly suave and sophisticated interior. Check it out. You wouldn’t even...

Kia develops clever clutch-by-wire iMT manual transmission

Jun 24, 2020

Kia has developed an interesting new manual transmission technology, creatively called the intelligent manual transmission (iMT). It debuts clutch-by-wire technology, and will roll out in the new Kia Rio in Europe later this year. You’ve...

2021 Kia Carnival revealed with sharp new design

Jun 24, 2020

So this is the future of MPVs? Looks pretty cool to us. It’s the all-new 2021 Kia Carnival, also called the Sedona in some markets. Kia released these first images today giving us a detailed...

2021 Kia Carnival teaser

2021 Kia Carnival teaser previews impressive new design

Jun 18, 2020

Kia is getting ready to introduce the all-new 2021 Carnival later this year, and has sent out a teaser image to stir some anticipation. It will be the fourth generation of the popular MPV. The...

Top 5 fun cars

Top 5 fun yet sensible cars for young professionals

Jun 15, 2020

You’ve graduated uni, settled into a job, have no kids and aren’t a true ‘adult’ yet – so now it’s time to have some fun. What car should you buy? Here are our top 5...

2020 Kia Seltos review – S and GT-Line (video)

May 28, 2020

The small SUV market is now a hugely contested segment in Australia. That’s why Kia has thrown its all at it and introduced a brand-new model; the Seltos. It comes with a fresh, youthful design...

2020 Kia Rio GT-Line

2020 Kia Rio update revealed, on sale in Australia in July

May 27, 2020

Kia has revealed the updated 2020 Kia Rio range which will go on sale in Australia in July. It adds more tech inside while enhancing the exterior design. The GT-Line also receives a power drop....