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The Kia Provo hybrid concept car is shown for the first time in North America at the Canadian International Auto show (CIAS) opening today. Kia’s Provo concept, debuted at the 83rd Salon International De l’Auto in Geneva. Kia said it mixes ultra-modern technology with a self-confident and agile look to deliver an exciting new B-segment […]

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Kia’s Niro hybrid urban lifestyle concept vehicle unveiled last September at the Frankfurt Motor Show made its U.S. debut at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. Kia explained the Niro hints at a possible future B-segment contender ready to take on the city environment with style and fun-to-drive attitude. The rally raid-like Niro also expands on […]

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The 2014 Kia Optima Hybrid was revealed Thursday in Chicago. Unveiled as one of three eco-friendly Kia vehicles introduced at the Chicago Auto Show, the 2014 Optima Hybrid mid-size sedan debuted with its own exclusive enhancements, including front and rear fascia updates designed to increase aerodynamic efficiency, new wheel designs, and unique grille and lighting elements. […]

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Kia’s new Soul EV has achieved UL Environment validation for bio-based organic carbon content for 10 percent of its interior materials. This news comes a few days before the Soul EV is to have its world premiere at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show later this week. Kia explained various bio-based materials have been applied to […]

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Kia’s CES display highlights the enhanced capabilities of Kia’s UVO EV smartphone app with telematics functionality specifically designed for electric vehicles. This is in anticipation of the launch later this year of Kia’s first all-electric vehicle in the U.S. market. Kia Motors America (KMA) said it brought to the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) its […]

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The 2014 Soul, Kia Motors America’s (KMA) urban passenger vehicle, has earned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) 5-Star overall safety rating. This bodes well for the electric version of the Soul currently being developed and slated for a U.S. launch in the second half of 2014. As previously reported, the Korean automaker is […]

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Hyundai and Kia’s November 2012 fuel ratings kafuffle is taking another step forward. Hyundai Motor America (HMA) and Kia Motors America (KMA) announced Dec. 23 that the Hyundai Group has entered into an agreement with current and former owners and lessees of vehicles affected by the automaker’s November 2012 restatement of fuel economy ratings. Both […]

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Kia Motors America (KMA) announced plans to offer an all-electric version of the company’s Soul urban passenger vehicle in select markets in 2014. The news of the new EV version was relayed during the company’s media launch of the 2014 Kia Soul. Already one of KMA’s best-selling vehicles, Kia said an all-electric variant is a […]

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Rolling onto campus in time for the start of the 2013-14 school year, Student Car Share will be launching at 16 university and college campuses across Ontario and one in Quebec in September. Student Car Share (SCS) describes itself as the first car sharing service in Canada geared towards the transportation needs of students 18 […]

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Hyundai’s and Kia’s issues with overstated Canadian fuel consumption rating had caused many consumers to turn to the country’s Competition Bureau. Both companies had come forward in November of 2012 revealing they were making adjustments to the official fuel consumption ratings of many of their 2011, 2012 and 2013 models. Following this, The Competition Bureau […]

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