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Can Kia Build The Next Miata? #YouTellUs

Can Kia Build The Next Miata? #YouTellUs

Just yesterday we learned that Kia is considering a two-seat roadster as a halo vehicle for the brand. Mike Levine from PickupTrucks.com reminded us live from Kia's headquarters that a concept from 2003 is still front and center in the automaker's mind. So, can Kia build the next Miata? The company... read more

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2007 Kia Spectra LX

Recall Watch: 2007 Kia Spectra

Kia has issued a recall for its 2007 Kia Spectra for faulty fuel tank straps. The recall only affects those in areas prone to vehicle rusting. The states where recalled... read more May 2, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Kia Optima

Hyundai And Kia Pull Ahead In Sales, Gain More U.S. Market Share

This past month, while most of the industry stuttered, Kia and Hyundai surged ahead—significantly gaining market share, based on some forecasts just out. Hyundai and... read more April 27, 2011 by  5


 
2012 Kia Rio Hatchback

Five 2012 Green Family Cars from the New York Auto Show

Let’s face it. Even if you feel you need to trade in or downsize to a less expensive car, you still are loathe to give up what you’ve become accustomed to in the... read more April 25, 2011 by  2


 
Kia 'Hamsters' commercial

Kia's Hamsters Scurry Off With Nielsen's Top Ad Award At The 2011 New York Auto Show

It's official: Americans love rodents. That rule may not apply so much to rats or nutria, but cuter critters like squirrels and chipmunks are tops with U.S. consumers. And at... read more April 22, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Kia Optima

2012 Kia Optima To Be Assembled In The U.S.

If buying a car that's made in the U.S. is a priority, you'll soon have one more choice. Beginning this fall, the 2012 Kia Optima will be built at West Point, Georgia. To... read more April 21, 2011 by  2


 
2012 Kia Soul

2012 Kia Soul Preview: 2011 New York Auto Show

Better fuel economy, more power and an amped-up look come to the 2012 Kia Soul, which takes a bow on a stage at the 2011 New York Auto Show today. For the new model year... read more April 21, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Kia Rio Sedan

2012 Kia Rio: 2011 New York Auto Show

The 2012 Kia Rio makes its debut today at the 2011 New York Auto Show, in both four-door sedan and five-door hatchback form. The Rio and Rio5 are part of the wave of 40-mpg... read more April 21, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Toyota Prius

Study: Americans Avoiding Japanese, Korean Autos In The Wake Of Earthquake, Tsunami

To say that things have been tough in Japan since the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami on March 11 would be a gross understatement. With thousands of lives lost, homes... read more April 15, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Kia Forte 5-Door SX

2011 Kia Forte 5-Door SX: First Drive

The Kia Forte replaced the compact Spectra a few years ago, bringing style to and dare I say flair to the Kia showroom. But the market is changing and Kia recognizes this... read more April 5, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Kia Sportage SX

2011 Kia Sportage SX: First Drive

When we first drove the 2011 Kia Sportage EX we said that it's one of the most svelte crossovers on the market. After being on sale for over a year there is no question that... read more April 4, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Kia Optima, Chicago's vintage metal bridge

NHTSA Tests More Vehicles Under Tougher 5-Star Safety Rating System

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) continues to make its way through a backlog of vehicles waiting to be crash tested under a new, tougher system the... read more March 29, 2011 by  1


 
2012 Fiat 500

Seven Car Brands With Bad Reputations For Quality

Quality means different things to different car buyers--everything from reliability to fuel efficiency to utility. It's nebulous, but it can make or break the launch of a new... read more March 28, 2011 by  12


 
2011 Kia Optima. © 2011 Anne Proffit

2011 Kia Optima EX GDI: A World Class Sedan

All images: © 2011 Anne Proffit Driving a new car for 1200 miles in a week and a half can definitely tell the driver if the machine is naughty or nice. I'm here to... read more March 23, 2011 by  0


 
Blake Griffen Slam Dunk Over Kia Optima

Blake Griffin Jumps Over 2011 Kia Optima To Win Dunk Contest

When you think guerrilla marketing in the auto industry your thoughts most likely turn to MINI. Recently Kia decided to push its way into that segment by providing a 2011... read more March 18, 2011 by  2


 
2008 Kia Optima LX

2006 - 2008 Kia Optima Recalled For Transmission Flaw

Hot on the heels of the 2011 Kia Optima's five-star safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the company has announced a recall of 70,115 Kia Optima... read more March 14, 2011 by  0


 

 
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