Saturday, July 21, 2018

Kia launches $60k Stinger GT in Australia

Kia is set to launch their new Stinger GT in Australia - a car which they say has the attributes which will endear it to Australian drivers across a wide demographic. But while it all sounds good on paper, the real question here is does the Stinger have what it takes to win over this new demographic, and more...

Kia Optima Sportswagon 1.7 CRDi 3 ISG Review

If you are looking for a decent estate car that has everything throw in for a decent price – then look no further than the Optima Sportswagon. What Kia have done here is made the perfect estate car that has a minimum of 552 litres of cargo space – plus the added option of dropping the rear seats to...

Kia Niro 1.6 GDi Hybrid Review

Kia has pledged to reduce the average CO2 emissions of its range by 25 per cent before 2020 which is no mean feat, but with the introduction of the new Niro, which is actually the company's first dedicated hybrid model and judging by my recent week with the Niro – it really does seem like Kia have got it...

Kia shows off new Optima Sportswagon

Kia has finally released photos of the production-ready Optima Sportswagon, ahead of its full debut at the 2016 Geneva motor show at the end of this month. The Optima Sportswagon has been designed to take on cars like the Mondeo wagon, which is quite popular in European countries. While the styling has understandably been toned down somewhat when compared to...

Kia reveals facelifted 2017 Cadenza

Kia has pulled to covers off its newly facelifted version of the K7 Cadenza full-size sedan. Whilst little in the way of technical details have been released, these three new images show subtle new changes which give the car a sharper, more defined look when compared to the existing version. Kia says that the long bonnet, gently rising shoulder line...

Kia’s Niro hybrid crossover

The team at Kia have been busy working away on a new hybrid crossover. It's called the Niro, and here is our first glimpse of what it might look like. Previewed in this pair of teaser renderings, Kia says the Niro will be a dedicated hybrid crossover, powered by an engine based on Hyundai's 1.6L 'Kappa' engine, producing 78kW (105hp)...

2016 Kia Sportage spy shots

The 2016 Kia Sportage has been spotted out in the wild, just hours after Kia teased the world with three design sketch images of what it might look like. The Sportage is due to be unveiled in a month's time at this year's Frankfurt motor show, but for now we've got two new photos of the vehicle, sans camouflage. From the...

Kia Optima Platinum Review

If you were to mention the word 'iPhone' to anyone in the developed world, the responses you'd receive would be almost unanimously positive. People would talk about the phone's ground breaking technology, modern and timeless design style and the fact that it is just so easy to use. A product that people lust for. You'd imagine then that the...

Kia GT ready for 2017?

Kia is set to launch a new four-door coupe in 2017, based loosely on the 2011 Kia GT concept vehicle. Described by some as a 'cut-price Porsche Panamera', the design for the new GT four-door coupe has already been signed off by design chief Peter Schreyer, according to sources within Kia. A lot of design cues from the GT concept...

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