The 2015 Kia Rio receives a slight visual makeover, with a fresh exterior and interior look, while retaining the core attributes that have proved so popular with owners. (Unfortunately we don’t have pictures at the moment). (more…)
The Korean Car Blog is starting new projects and one of them is making international events in different parts of the world. Our mission is to show the different type of customization each country has, depending on their location on the globe (and warranty restrain), the modifications done to their cars are unique. Sometimes these countries dont have easy access to aftermarket parts like here in the USA, mainly because aftermarket companies don’t know there is even a market in those countries, so we are also reaching out to aftermarket store to present their products while we do the event.
On the heels of its highest-ever J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) ranking – sixth among all automakers – Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced June sales of 50,644 units, contributing to the company’s best-ever first-half performance with 297,413 vehicles sold thus far in 2014. With Kia’s year-to-date sales up 7.2 percent, the brand’s aggressive new product cadence continues in the third quarter with the scheduled launches of the all-new Sedona midsize multi-purpose vehicle and Soul EV. (more…)
Long ago Kia Motors announced a new family of small 1.0 & 1.2-liter Turbo GDi engines (from Kappa engine family), ready to be fitted into the new Rio and cee’d, but those models were launched in 2011 and 2012 with normally aspirated Kappa and Gamma engines. What happened with the turbo versions? (more…)