Kia were welcomed by Car Leasing Made Simple on a recent staff training day with presentation.
Today, we had a great presentation with Kia’s fleet managers – Andrew Dunsdon and Robin Wandrag where we have got brief idea about Kia’s upcoming models and its specifications.
Kia is very young company has made its own reputation from two wheel bicycle to four wheel vehicles. Kia- Hyundai partnership shows strong global leading market by holding 5th position in 2013. We also had a close look with Kia’s top four cars – Kia Ceed, Kia Soul, Kia Sportage and Kia Optima at our office.
Kia Ceed sounds very practical as a great family hatchback car holds a great value for money car. The Ceed looks very stylist and a damn spacious. The bold style, an upmarket cabin and a great price compete with Ford Focus and Vauxhall Astra.
Kia Ceed, first launched in 2007 and is the first European designed and built car focusing European Market received maximum five star Euro NCAP crash safety ratings.
Kia Sportage is Kia’s top best seller in 2013. Sportage looks premium compact SUV car features everything from comfort, performance, fun to drive and practicality.
The panoramic sun roof and the orange colour looks awesome comes with LED daytime running lights, leather trimmed steering wheel and leather upholstery. Thanks to long list of standard features and strong build quality makes Sportage to the most desirable model from the South Korean brand.
Kia Optima is good looking family saloon car offers lots of space, distinctive styling and long 7 years warranty. Optima certainly has its strength fulfil criteria of family car. Optima is bursting with high specification including LED daytime running lights, panoramic sun roof, 18″ alloy wheels, 12 speakers, DAB radio for smoother and enjoyable journey.
Yes, here it is Kia Soul hamsters !!! We had a look black and red Soul however we like the red most, black sounds bit boring or we can say Black doesn’t suit to Soul.
Now Kia Soul is available in Mixx and Maxx trim ranges. Mixx model adds Mixx colour of roof and body where as Maxx has all the high specification available in solar yellow and titanium silver. The basic Soul Start model features DAB radio, hill star assist control, trip computer, DAB radio as standard.
Kia is launching its first electric model with Soul called Kia Soul EV that runs from lithium polymer battery offering 124 official mileage. Soul EV is coming this November 2014 in UK market in quite affordable price compare to other electric cars. Kia Soul EV will be available in one trim range only in two choice of colour – white with blue sun roof and titanium silver.
UPCOMING KIA MODELS :
New Kia Sorento
First Kia Sorento was launched in 2002 than Kia have revealed new Kia Sorento that coming to UK. market in March 2015 next year. The seven seater Sorento is bigger Sportage offers intelligent all wheel drive, cruise control, reversing sensor as standard. The new model of Sorento is longer, lower and bigger in size than current model features new “Tiger Nose grille”. The extended size offers more legroom and headroom.
Upgraded Kia Venga
The new upgraded Kia Venga is coming with fresh modern look offers new driver safety facilities with fog lights, LED daytime running lights, 7 inch colour display screen, rear view camera, heated steering wheel as standard.
Upgraded Kia Rio
New Kia Rio is refined with fresh look features improved DAB radio, 7 inch display screen , sat nav, auto start and stop function features four highly efficient engines.
Patric Fagan, Chief Pronouncement director, said: “The new Kia models are credible and are very strong offers high tech specs to suits business and personal car drivers. The Kia models offers low emissions without compromising on style and equipment.”