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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, …
First Drives2019 Kia Forte: The Smart Sedan
MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec – The Forte hasn’t had it easy ever since it was introduced for the 2010 model year. At the time, it represented a good leap forward compared to the Spectra it replaced, with much-improved refinement, a more engaging drive and a more attractive design. However, competing in a …
Spotlight on2019 Kia Forte: We’re Driving it This Week
The Car Guide will be getting behind the wheel of the Kia’s compact sedan, which receives major overhaul for the 2019 model year. Overall, the Forte is longer, higher and wider, and in addition to a new exterior design, the car receives a new cockpit that provides more rear-seat leg- …
Test Drives2018 Kia Rio: Trying to Turn the Tide
The subcompact-car segment in North America is struggling for three reasons. One, SUVs are now the hot item. Two, compact-sized cars cost only a few bucks more a month. Three, gasoline still isn’t expensive enough. A small car such as the redesigned 2018 Kia Rio has a lot going for …
First Drives2019 Kia Sorento: Refreshed and Ready for Adventure
MUSKOKA, Ontario – Kia has long been perceived by consumers as a brand with a strong value proposition. Over the past few years, Kia has tried to maintain those consumer benefits, while instilling a culture that's equally focused on technology, performance, comfort and design. According to Ted Lancaster, vice-president and …
First Drives2018 Kia Stinger: Entering Uncharted Territory
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, California – Audi A7, BMW 4 Series, Porsche Panamera, Kia Stinger. If you haven't been privy to the auto show circuit or Kia press releases, one would be stumped to find the pattern. Kia products don't enter the luxury conversation—sorry Cadenza and K900. That's at least until now …
Spotlight on2018 Kia Stinger: We’re Driving it This Week!
It's safe to say that the all-new 2018 Kia Stinger is the most exciting launch to date from the South Korean automaker. Not known for its performance vehicles, Kia is setting the bar high with this luxurious coupe-like Gran Turismo masterpiece designed by Gregory Guillaume. The Stinger will be arriving …

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Los Angeles2019 Kia Niro EV: Chock-full of Electrons
We weren’t really surprised to see the 2019 Kia Niro EV be presented to the media at the Los Angeles Auto Show this week, since the Korean brand announced its arrival quite a while ago. That doesn’t mean the fully electric small crossover isn’t interesting, since it boasts a 64-kWh …
New ModelsKia Confirms the Telluride SUV for 2019
When the Kia Telluride concept was unveiled at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show in 2016, the Korean manufacturer evoked the possibility of producing a large SUV that would bear a similar design. It took two and a half years to confirm its intention. The production version will also be called …
NewsGenesis, Kia and Hyundai Make All-Korean J.D. Power Quality Podium
Score another victory for the Koreans in J.D. Power’s annual Initial Quality Study—only this time it’s Genesis sitting at the top instead of Kia, which ranked number one for the past two years. Overall, new-vehicle quality has increased for the fourth consecutive year and has reached its best level ever.
News2019 Kia Stinger: 2.0L Engine, More Affordable
When the Kia Stinger was unveiled in 2017, the Korean brand announced the availability of two engines and two drivetrains, but when it hit the Canadian market, the car was offered with only one of each. As a matter of fact, for the 2018 model year, the Stinger was only …
ElectricAll-New Kia Niro EV is Unveiled with Up to 380 km of Range
Small families looking for a highly efficient mobility solution at a reasonable price still don’t have many options, especially when it comes to all-electric vehicles. Cars like the Chevrolet Bolt, BMW i3 and Volkswagen e-Golf can only do so much. However, things will change significantly in the next 12-24 months …
DetroitKia Releases the First Images of the 2019 Forte
In order to fuel the fire of novelty, Kia has just released a few images of the 2019 Forte that will debut at the Detroit Auto Show next week. They are only drawings, but at least we get a general idea of what Kia’s compact sedan will look like. The …
CESKia Presents its Vision for Future Mobility at CES 2018
After Hyundai, it’s Kia’s turn to present its vision of the future of mobility at CES 2018. Like its sister brand, Kia proposes a variety of electric, hydrogen and autonomous vehicles. Interesting Promises It was under the body of an all-new, Niro EV concept, a fully electric crossover with a …

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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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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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