KIA will present a concept SPORTSPACE in Geneva

February 22, 2015 at 18:27

March 3, 2015 KIA Motors will present at the 85th International Motor Show in Geneva, the new concept car, called SPORTSPACE. SPORTSPACE is designed for long-distance travel, for quick, but economical travel with maximum comfort in the best traditions of class «grand touring».
Work on SPORTSPACE conducted in the European design center KIA under the leadership of chief designer Gregory Guillaume (Gregory Guillaume). The concept car has received a unique breathtaking silhouette of the body. SPORTSPACE was born to be admired. Thus, in accordance with the traditions of KIA he does not force the owner to make a compromise between the dynamics, efficiency and functionality.

KIA Sportspace  picture

KIA Sportspace pics

KIA is a partner of Australian Open tennis tournament 2015

February 20, 2015 at 19:18

This year, KIA Motors Corporation in the 14th time in a row was the general partner of the Australian Open (Australian Open). In anticipation of the event, the brand KIA has provided the Australian Tennis Federation (Tennis Australia) 107 cars that make up the park’s official tournament.
KIA and Australian Open are shoulder to shoulder in 2002. This year, the official handover ceremony took place cars in Melbourne. It was attended by representatives of the KIA Motors Australia and Tennis Australia, as well as a global brand ambassador KIA, famous Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal.

KIA X-Car image

KIA X-Car pics

Kia brought to Chicago updated Rio family

February 18, 2015 at 19:16

The company Kia has introduced updated versions of the sedan and hatchback Rio for the American market. Public fashion show held at the Chicago Auto Show.
From its predecessors trends differ slightly modified exterior: minor changes were false radiator grille and bumpers sedan and hatchback. In addition, to the range of cars added two new exterior colors – yellow and blue. Plus, the American Rio was improved insulation in the area of the front and center pillars.

KIA Rio 2015 picture

KIA Rio 2015 pics

Conceptual hybrid Kia Trail’ster e-AWD debuted in Chicago

February 16, 2015 at 18:22

Compact concept car created on the basis of a hatchback KIA SOUL, officially presented to the public at the Chicago Auto Show.
The concept was named Kia Trail’ster e-AWD. Chief designer Tom Kearns Korean Company called Kia Trail’ster the step into the future.
The car is built on the basis of the popular hatchback Soul, equipped with a hybrid power plant. It is composed of petrol turbo and electric motor, and the first drives the front axle, and the second – the rear wheels. Job engine provides a new hybrid scheme TTR (Through-the-Road), assuming the existence of two independent sources of traction. Representatives of the Korean company explained that as an example of this concept Kia demonstrates the ability to create a practical and convenient all-wheel drive car, it is equally suitable both for city driving and for the conquest of the highlands.

Conceptual hybrid Kia Trail'ster e-AWD picture

Conceptual hybrid Kia Trail’ster e-AWD pics

Geneva Motor Show 2015: prototype of the new Optima

February 14, 2015 at 17:58

On the eve of the Geneva Motor Show, KIA Company has unveiled the teaser of the conceptual model, which will debut at the show this spring.
According to the KIA Company, the concept car of D-segment is the eleventh in a row model developed European design studio in Frankfurt Kia. The distinctive features of new items will be “energetic body lines” and branded grille as “tiger nose”. Obviously, the concept is a prototype of a new generation of the popular model Optima, which is expected to debut in the fall at the motor show in Frankfurt.

2015 Kia Optima image

2015 Kia Optima pics

Spy photos of the new Kia Picanto

February 12, 2015 at 18:07

Recently the KoreanCarBlog published scanned pages advertising booklet updated Kia Picanto. The car has received a new bumper with revised fog lights, a modified grille and a fresh set of disks.
Except for the published photographs there are no official photos from the company Kia, but looking at the picture, we can draw some conclusions. They have managed to get pictures from the scan brochures, which are sent to dealers in different countries.

2015 KIA Picanto  picture

2015 KIA Picanto pics

Updated Kia Cee’d on tests

February 8, 2015 at 22:27

On the road tests in Northern Sweden had been noticed the updated Kia Cee’d. Hatchback and estate will receive new, more fuel-efficient engines – including turbo and 7-speed manual pre selective.
A month ago, Hyundai unveiled the updated Golf family i30. Therefore, in line – planned facelift Kia Cee’d. Will the “seed” the same new clothes? Of course! But we expect a few more surprises.
New lights, lights, bumpers and wheels it’s a standard set. All this is used in order to refresh the image. And active damper for refurbishing grille – for improved aerodynamics.

Kia Cee'd 2015 pics

Kia Cee’d 2015 picture