Kia Motors America Announces March Sales

by Apr 1, 2014All News, Kia0 comments

Kia Motors America (KMA) today reported March sales of 54,777 vehicles, a 11.5-percent increase over the same period in 2013 and led by record monthly sales of the U.S.-built Optima midsize sedan the and Soul, with 16,310 and 13,992 units sold, respectively.

[ads id=”0″ style=”float:left;padding:9px;”]Included in the second-best March total in company history are the first retail deliveries of the all-new K900 luxury sedan, which began arriving in select showrooms in limited supply last month. 

“2014 marks Kia’s 20th anniversary in the U.S. and our performance in March helped first quarter sales rise 4.8-percent over last year, thanks to strong consumer traffic and the ongoing popularity of the Optima and Soul,” said Michael Sprague, executive vice president of sales and marketing, KMA. “With K900s now arriving in dealerships, Kia’s product portfolio is more refined than ever and offers world-class design, advanced technology and outstanding quality in every segment we compete in, from subcompact to luxury.”

Model 2014 2013 2014 2013
Rio 3,571 4,009 9,566 9,818
Forte 7,048 5,931 17,285 15,342
Optima 16,310 14,366 37,515 38,813
Cadenza 868 2,495
K900 105 105
Sportage 3,571 2,680 8,827 7,436
Sorento 8,671 10,005 23,006 25,955
Sedona 641 54 1,539 555
Soul 13,992 12,080 32,668 29,013
Total 54,777 49,125 133,006 126,932

Written by Jose Antonio Lopez

Passionated about Korean cars from Hyundai, Kia & Genesis. Photographer. I love being in nature, hiking. Tech lover.

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