Chapter 17×06 of one of the best tv motor show, Top Gear made debut last week. On this episode the Irish music manager and judge on the British television talent show The X Factor, Louis Walsh drives the Kia cee’d. (more…)
The Kia Soul has sold 65,118 units so far this year, in the US, close to twice as many as last year, and is now consistently racking up sales every month of over 10,000 units. The refreshed 2012 model will throw gasoline on the fire with updated engines, styling tweaks and new infotainment options, and Kia has confirmed it won’t be messing too much with one of the Soul’s best selling points: its low price. (more…)
Kia’s Frankfurt Auto Show star is this rear-drive sports saloon. The currently unnamed model will be the first in a series of new concepts that Kia will use to explore new market segments and prove its capabilities of building style-led models above its current range of traditional hatchbacks, saloons and crossovers. (more…)
Today is a great day in The Korean Car Blog and we are happy to announce new editor in the blog. I’m sure most of you will be familiar with our new editor, since most of us have seen them in Facebook, Twitter or their blog.
Like I said earlier, some of you already know Summit Place Kia (SPK) from their very active Facebook and Twitter accts, working hard helping us with any questions we have and getting us those precious Kias we all want.
Rich Lalonde is the owner of Summit Place Kia dealer and its been in business since 2008 in Waterford, Michigan. SPK is also very active in theer community helping with The Food Drive, done during the holidays collecting 3 cans of food for a free oil change and all cans collected goes to local food pantries, also the main supporters of Twestival, the largest global grassroots social media fundraising initiative, to date raising $1.2 million within 14 months for 137 nonprofits and to show their big heart SPK dealer has maee a donation to Passionately Pink for the Cure, helping for the cure of breast cancer. Some of you may or may not know, but the person behind the screen on Facebook and Twitter accts is John Lowman, Online Marketing of SPK. He will help us inform all our readers in every news Kia its giving us and specially those anxious test drives and reviews of Kia.
Thank you Summit Place Kia for been part of The Korean Car Blog family!!
Everyone be sure to say Hi to our new editor, either in SPK blog, on their accts below or stopping by at the dealer.
Summit Place Kia
2200 Elizabeth Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328
Thanks to our friends from Diariomotor, today we can see the first unit of the new Kia Picanto 3 door available in Spain. This unit was caught in a big parking with other carmakers models, like Toyota or BMW. (more…)
Updated with more pics.
The 2013 Kia Forte was caught by the spy guys from LeftLane testing in the desert. Covered only by light camouflage, the Forte’s new lines are obvious. Gone is Audi-inspired shape seen on the current model. In its place, the Forte will become larger and more organic, looking more like an enlarged version derived from the new Rio.