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Video of Hyundai’s Automatic Parking EV Impresses Car Enthusiasts

Video of Hyundai’s Automatic Parking EV Impresses Car Enthusiasts

SEOUL, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – Hyundai Motor Group’s YouTube video of a Kia Soul EV parking itself went viral among car enthusiasts, accumulating over 200,000 views in less than a day.  The video, which was filmed at Hyundai’s research institute in Gyeonggi Province (Uiwang), shows a driver stepping out of a vehicle and using [...]

Hyundai Sonata, Kia Soul & Sportage, Win US Satisfaction Awards

Hyundai Sonata, Kia Soul & Sportage, Win US Satisfaction Awards

SEOUL, July 8 (Korea Bizwire) South Korea’s top carmaker Hyundai Motor Co. and its sister affiliate Kia Motors Corp. said Wednesday that their models have won satisfaction awards from a U.S. automotive research company. Hyundai’s Sonata ranked No. 1 among different midsize sedan brands to win the AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Award, and Kia’s Soul city car and the [...]

2015 Kia K900 and Soul Named Among Best Cars for Families by U.S. News & World Report

2015 Kia K900 and Soul Named Among Best Cars for Families by U.S. News & World Report

IRVINE, Calif., Mar. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – Kia Motors America (KMA) is proud to announce that U.S. News & World Report has honored the K900 flagship1 sedan and the 2015 Soul urban passenger vehicle with “Best Cars for Families” awards in the Luxury Large Car and Hatchback categories, respectively.  U.S. News Best Cars, the automotive channel [...]

Kia K900 And Soul Named “Must Test Drive” Vehicles For 2014 By AutoTrader.com

Kia K900 And Soul Named “Must Test Drive” Vehicles For 2014 By AutoTrader.com

IRVINE, Calif., Apr. 17, 2014 (Korea Bizwire) — AutoTrader.com has named the 2015 Kia K900[1] and 2014 Kia Soul to its prestigious list of 2014 “Must Test Drive” vehicles.  Kia joins AutoTrader.com’s select collection for the first time in 2014 and is one of only three brands to have more than one vehicle on the [...]

Car Models That Sell Better Overseas

Car Models That Sell Better Overseas

  SEOUL, Korea, Jan 20 (Korea Bizwire) – There are some athletes who play better in international matches while putting up mediocre performance at home. In the same way, there are some car models that sell well overseas while selling fewer than 10,000 units domestically. The Kia Soul is one of such models. Last year, the [...]

2014 Kia Soul Earns NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating

2014 Kia Soul Earns NHTSA 5-Star Safety Rating

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 20, 2013 (Korea Bizwire) – Kia Motors America’s (KMA) popular urban passenger vehicle, the all-new 2014 Soul, has earned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) 5-Star overall safety rating. With its extensive list of standard safety features and use of high-tensile steel, Soul earned five stars in the frontal and side impact [...]