Kia has released pricing details for its flagship premium sedan, touting it as the most powerful and technologically advanced Kia in the U.S. market, including class-leading interior room as well as two option packages.
Although the top selling Kia Optima got the bulk of the attention for its 2013 New York Auto Show debut, the refreshed 2014 Kia Soul is also on display now at Jacob Javits Convention Center with a significantly refreshed exterior and a significantly refined interior.
Hyundai and Kia have announced a joint recall of over 1.6 million vehicles here in the United States due to an electrical issue that can cause a variety of problems ranging from the brake lights not working to no-start conditions to the inability to shift out of park.
The Kia Optima is a big part of the Korean brand’s success here in the US and at the 2013 New York International Auto Show, the 2014 Optima debut brings about a more high tech look for the sporty midsized sedan that should help it keep up with the Jones’ in the jam-packed segment.
Kia is busy building themed vehicles for the characters of the Justice League. The seventh of those is dedicated to Wonder Woman, with a red, white and blue schema and special storage compartments for her tiara, wristelets, whip and accessories.
While the number of inexpensive, efficient compact coupes in the US market is quickly dwindling – the 2013 Kia Forte Koup offers a roomy interior, a low purchase price and excellent fuel economy without taking all of the fun out of the driving experience.
During the first half of yesterday’s Super Bowl, advertisements for automobiles, snacks and beverages were some of the best programming on the box, with Hyundai and Kia getting the biggest boost in online searches after their ads ran.
The 2013 Chicago Auto Show will bring about the debut of the the Superman Kia Optima Hybrid – the newest superhero themed Korean vehicle and the sixth vehicle in the series of one-off show cars based on popular comic book characters.