KIA Worldwide Sales and New Record.

January 21, 2013 at 09:38

In 2012, KIA company has increased worldwide sales and set a record – KIA Motors Corp. reported global sales figures for the 2012 (exports, domestic sales and sales from overseas plants) of passenger cars, SUV / MPV and commercial vehicles, which reached a record of 2 710 017 units. This proves that the KIA is one of the fastest growing automakers in the world. KIA global sales for 2012 increased by 9.3%. It is even for the first time in the history of automotive sales figure that they have exceeded 2.7 million of units sold.

2013 Kia Rio

2013 Kia Rio Photo

As a result of the sales increase of KIA the figures for Europe and North America also increased, the actual numbers say that sales for Europe increased by 19.5% and in North America by 15.4%.

2013 Kia Cerato

2013 Kia Cerato Photo

In 2012, KIA has increased worldwide sales and set a record – KIA 2012 best-seller in the foreign markets was KIA Rio – having about 467,000 vehicles sold during the last year. In second place we can see the KІA compact crossover Sportage (almost 360,000 cars), and closes the top three KIA Cerato – about 352,000 cars sold. The top five also were KIA Optima and medium sized SUV KIA Sorento with indicators of approximately 260,000 and 219,000 vehicles respectively.

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