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First Drives2020 Kia Soul: Owning the Boxy Wagon Niche
TORONTO (Ontario)— When the Kia Soul first hit the market in 2009, it not only carved its own niche, but also ushered in a new era for the Korean brand following the arrival of German designer Peter Schreyer. Back then, Kia was still trying to build a reputation in North …
First Drives2020 Kia Telluride: Think Big, Korean Style
Long considered a stronghold of American manufacturers, the three-row midsize SUV segment is now populated by companies from all over the globe. This year, it’s Kia’s turn to think big. Meet the largest vehicle ever offered by the Korean brand, the 2020 Telluride. Make no mistake, though: apart from the …
First DrivesExclusive 2020 Kia Soul EV: No More Range Anxiety
SEOUL, South Korea – The fully electric 2020 Kia Soul EV made its global debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show last November. Just a few months later, The Car Guide was given exclusive access to the car on the roads of Seoul, in South Korea. For Canadian customers, the …
Previews2019 Kia Sorento: Five Things to Know
Introduced in 2002, the Kia Sorento is a sport utility vehicle (SUV) that’s larger than the Sportage , but smaller than the all-new Telluride . It takes on direct competitors such as the Honda Pilot , Mazda CX-9 and Chevrolet Traverse . Here are five things you need to know …
PreviewsFive Things to Know About the 2019 Kia Sportage
The compact SUV segment is extremely popular in Canada, and we expect that it will continue to grow as consumers trade in their compact and midsized cars. It’s thus crucial for each manufacturer to offer at least one in its lineup, and at Kia, it’s the Sportage that fills this …
Test Drives2018 Kia Optima: Beauty and Brains
Times are tough for midsize sedans, as they used to be bread-and-butter vehicles for every mainstream manufacturer doing business in North America. With the current shift to SUVs, passenger cars are losing ground, and yet, they’ve never been so good. A midsize sedan offers space, comfort, refinement and fuel economy, …

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New ModelsUpdated: 2020 Kia Cadenza Will Look Like This
Unlike American manufacturers, Koreans are not abandoning sedans even as they expand their SUV/CUV portfolio. After breaking new ground in 2013 with the Cadenza full-size sedan, Kia introduced a second generation three years later . And the company appears to like three-year cycles because a completely redesigned model is scheduled …
NewsKorean Brands to Have More Unique Personalities in the Future
Think there are too many similarities between Hyundai , Kia and Genesis vehicles? That’s about to change according to the group’s design chief. Speaking to British magazine Autocar , Luc Donckerwolke said the Korean automaker is now focused on differentiating the design philosophy of the three brands. While he gave …
Electric2020 Kia Soul EV Delayed in the U.S., but not in Canada
The next-generation 2020 Kia Soul EV , which we tested a few weeks ago in South Korea, is scheduled to go on sale as originally planned, assures a Kia Canada spokesman. The Car Guide got this confirmation a couple of days after Kia’s American chief operating officer told journalists that …
New YorkKia Stinger GTS Debuts with New AWD System and Drift Mode
In addition to the spicy-hot HabaNiro concept, Kia made sure to turn heads at the 2019 New York Auto Show with the launch of the special-edition Stinger GTS. Albert Biermann, Kia’s head of research and development, saw a tiny gap to exploit between the AWD-equipped and RWD-equipped Stinger GT models, …
New YorkKia Adds Spice to New York Auto Show with HabaNiro Concept
Really, there wasn’t much excitement and surprise at this year’s New York Auto Show . Thank God, Kia spiced things up a little by introducing the HabaNiro concept. This fully electric vehicle from Korea boasts extremely futuristic looks complete with butterfly wing doors and rugged 20-inch wheels. It’s powered by …
News2019 Kia Niro EV and 2020 Kia Soul EV: Pricing Announced
Just as the federal government announced the details of its new rebate program for electrified vehicles, Kia Canada is confirming the admissibility of its two new models by revealing their pricing structure. In both cases, the Korean brand specifies a maximum driving range of 383 kilometres on a full charge.
New ModelsKia to Expand Lineup With New CUV Based on This Concept
This week at the 2019 Seoul Motor Show in South Korea, Kia introduced the Signature compact crossover concept, which is an evolution of the SP concept the brand presented last year. With a wider, more modern interpretation of Kia’s "tiger nose" grille, thin LED lights at the front and rear, …
News2020 Kia Telluride: Pricing Announced
Kia’s new midsize, three-row SUV will arrive in dealerships very soon, and the manufacturer just announced pricing for its three trim levels, which will compete with the Ford Explorer , the Toyota Highlander , the Honda Pilot and the Volkswagen Atlas , among others. The 2020 Kia Telluride EX will …

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Geneva
Kia EV Concept
Today at the 2019 Geneva Auto Show , Kia revealed a new electric car concept that aims to “capture the heart and make it beat that bit faster for that bit longer.” It’s called “Imagine by Kia.” …
Motoring TV
2018 Kia Sorento - Motoring TV
Kia Canada recently launched its newly refreshed 2018 Sorento. It was at the same time some young film makers and friends of Motoring TV told us they were looking for a new work vehicle. We suggested they become auto journalists for a day and do a review for Motoring TV.
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Motoring TV
2018 Kia Rio 5-Door - Test Drive
It may be Kia's smallest vehicle, but the Rio has big aspirations for the showroom. For more stories about the Kia Rio, hit the link - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/makes/kia/rio-rio5/2018/ To watch all our most up to date content, check out our TV show schedule - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/motoring-tv/schedule/ Check out our website for full …
Motoring TV
The 2018 Kia Stinger
The most talked about vehicle in the automotive world this year was, without a doubt, the Kia Stinger. It was also Motoring TV’s Car of the Year. This was the first time we drove it. Check out our other story on the Stinger - https://youtu.be/2xFxI5VVb7g For more stories about the …
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