Kia Motors has achieved annual sales of more than half a million cars in Europe for the first time, according to new data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA). Kia’s total annual sales of 502,845 units in Europe represents a sales increase of +1.7 per cent, and the brand’s 11th consecutive year of growth. Last year the brand also achieved an all-time-high 3.2 per cent market share across European Union and European Free Trade Area countries.
The all-new Kia e-Niro will offer owners a driving range on official tests of up to 301 miles on a single charge when it goes on-sale across Europe at the end of 2018. The e-Niro, Kia’s first fully-electric crossover utility vehicle, will be revealed in European specification at the 2018 Paris Motor Show, before sales begin later this year.
Kia Motors has revealed its all-new Niro EV at the 2018 Busan International Motor Show in Korea. The claimed range is 280 miles. In addition to the Niro EV, Kia Motors also unveiled two other vehicles at the show. The Kia SP Concept – first unveiled at the 2018 AutoExpo in India – makes its Korean debut, and hints at Kia’s future SUV design vision. The Kia Stinger GT Wide Body also makes its Korean debut, following its introduction at the 2017 SEMA show in Las Vegas in the USA.
Kia has unveiled a new all-electric version of Niro at the 5th International Electric Vehicle Expo in Jeju, Korea. Due to receive its global debut at the Paris Motor Show in September, the sporty and versatile Niro EV is said by Kia to combine driving enjoyment with eye-catching design and functional utility.
Kia is adding plug-in hybrid (PHEV) versions of the Niro crossover and the Optima Sportswagon to its UK line-up. The PHEV Niro is priced at £27,995 on the road and the Optima Sportswagon at £32,645, in both cases after the Government’s plug-in car grant of £2,500
The Kia Niro Plug-in hybrid has been unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, and will join the hybrid model in showrooms in Autumn. When it arrives, it will pair an economical 1.6-litre GDI (gasoline direct injection) engine with a…
Kia has launched the all-new Niro crossove hybrid, priced from £21,295. With CO2 emissions as low as 88g/km and fuel economy of up to 74.3mpg, Kia says the Niro will make a significant contribution in helping it meet its pledge to reduce the average emissions of its range by 25 per cent before 2020.
Kia Motors has unveiled a number of hybrid-based models at the Chicago Auto Show. One key component of the company’s Green Car Roadmap unveiled at the show was the all-new 2017 Niro compact Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV). Also unveiled: a plug-in hybrid Optima and an updated version of the standard Optima hybrid.
Kia has released the first pictures of its new Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV)