Kia Motors Co. has been trapped in a growth dilemma as its popular K sedan series has suffered a setback in sales due to weak brand power and a lack of new models. What is of greater concern is that the sales drop has been affected by the robust sales of the counterpart models from Hyundai. (more…)
Hyundai Motor announced on December 17 its new Grandeur Hybrid version that will be launched on December 17th. The South Korean carmaker decided to call as “hybrid” the new Grandeur Hybrid. The powertrain is a combination of the 2.4 MPi Theta II gasoline engine with Atkinson cycle and the 35-kW (46 hp) electric engine. (more…)
Updated: Kia mades debut in a launch event at The-K Seoul Hotel on Monday.
Kia Motors announced on December 2 that its accepting pre-orders for its new Hybrid K7 version that will be launched on December 16th. The South Korean carmaker decided to call as “700h” the new K7 Hybrid. The powertrain is a combination of the 2.4 MPi Theta II gasoline engine with Atkinson cycle and the 35-kW (46 hp) electric engine. (more…)
Updated with first naked picture.
Few days ago we started talking about a set of spy shots with a highly camouflaged Kia K7/Cadenza with a new logo on the side. Now we received another set of spy shots with the Hyundai Grandeur with an aerodynamic design alloy wheels that you could see in many Hybrid cars.
The picture above confirms that Kia is working on a Hybrid version of his full-size luxury sedan, the K7/Cadenza, caught with a lot of cammo and a new apellation logo pasted on the side “Eco Hybrid”, the Cadenza will be ready soon to fight on in the US appetizing full-size hybrid sedan Segment. (more…)