The LPGA (Ladies Professional Golf Association) star Michelle Wie will be signing autographs at Kia's display booth at the Los Angeles Auto Show on November 26th, 2011.
Twenty-three brands that were in the survey in the fall of 2008 are still in business. Of those, four have made large spikes in rank in the mainstream sector.
The most important technology that Kia is currently exploring is Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles (FCEV).
Kia is currently on a strong sales run with deliveries up 13 straight months. Its sales in 2011 are up 37 percent over 2010, which is more than three times the industry average.
In the last three years, including the 2012 Kia Rio and Kia Soul, the company has launched nine new vehicles in what is rightly described as a down economy.
Kia will introduce a small electric vehicle by the end of 2011, with more to follow in 2014.
The new Stratham Mitsubishi dealership will occupy the former Gil’s Jeep location at 50 Portsmouth Ave. in the small New England town of 7,255 people in Rockingham County.
The big winner in terms of increased car sales and decreased incentives spending is the Korean manufacturing duo of Hyundai/Kia.
Kia’s 2012 Rio 5-door is available in three different trims to give the customer options. The Rio comes in the LX, EX and SX models. The starting sticker price for the Rio 5 door is $13,600 MSRP.