IRVINE, Calif., Mar 4, 2010 Premiering tonight during 8 p.m., an partial of a strike array on HISTORY Modern Marvels, will underline a shred on Kias initial U.S. automobile public plant, Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG), and a prolongation of a all-new 2011 Sorento CUV. As partial of a segment, Modern Marvels will benefaction an in-depth, behind-the-scenes demeanour during automotive manufacturing, modernized techniques and state-of-the-art record used in Kias code new prolongation plant.
As with all episodes of Modern Marvels, viewers are means to revisit www.history.com for a deeper dive and some-more information. In addition, during History.com/tour, viewers will find information specific to this partial of Modern Marvels on how to build a car, as good as about other Modern Marvels episodes, such as how to explode a building, build a modular home and build a golf club. The History.com debate site also will yield an interactive practical plant debate of KMMGs comforts that comforts video, imagery and contribution about a several stages of prolongation of Kia vehicles. Through a interactive plant tour, visitors can see comparison views of a Kia plant and learn how Kia is revolutionizing a automobile prolongation business.
There is an inherited oddity for viewers to see how a automobile is constructed from tender materials to a finished product and a event to be partial of HISTORYs renouned series, Modern Marvels, is a healthy fit as a new state-of-the-art prolongation plant utilizes a latest in automotive prolongation record to arrange a 2011 Sorento, pronounced Michael Sprague, clamp boss of marketing, Kia Motors America. Introducing new audiences to a Kia code is a priority and innovative and educational programs such as Modern Marvels capacitate us to boost code laxity in enthralling ways.
All-New Kia Sorento CUV
Completely redesigned for a 2011 indication year, a all-new Sorento is a complicated CUV that is only a right distance for todays consumer. Sorento now employs a unibody pattern with a ability to absolutely fit adult to 7 passengers, charity some-more space and float comfort than a previous-generation model, as good as easy handling. In serve to charity a gentle ride, considerable record comforts also come customary throughout, including an AM/FM/CD/MP3/Sat audio complement with SIRIUS Satellite Radio capabilities and 3 months nominal service1. Also customary on all models are auxiliary and USB audio submit jacks for joining personal MP3 players and Bluetooth2 wireless record connectivity with steering wheel-mounted voice activation controls to capacitate hands-free operation for all concordant mobile phones. Available pull button-start ignition with intelligent key, back sonar fill-in sensors, voice-activated navigation, back perspective fill-in cameras and atmosphere magnetism catharsis record finish a complicated and high-tech pushing experience.
With dual new car introductions and several other pivotal initiatives designed for 2010, Kia is staid to continue a movement and will continue to build a code by pattern innovation, quality, value, reserve comforts and with new record such as a recently announced UVO powered by Microsoft3 infotainment complement (to be accessible in name Kia models in a U.S. commencement in summer 2010). Kia Motors is in a midst of a dramatic, design-led transformation, that has been delivering boldly styled vehicles in several critical segments during accurately a right time, contributing to a brands continued gains in U.S. marketplace share. The launch of a all-new 2011 Sorento CUV, a central car of a NBA and a initial car to be assembled4 during Kias initial U.S.-based prolongation comforts in West Point, Georgia, serve enhances a lineup, and is now in dealerships.
About Kia Motors America
Kia Motors America (KMA) is a selling and placement arm of Kia Motors Corporation formed in Seoul, South Korea. KMA offers a finish line of vehicles by some-more than 670 dealers via a United States. For 2009, KMA accessible a 15th uninterrupted year of increasing U.S. marketplace share and recently achieved a best entertain of sales ever. Kia Motors subscribes to a truth of building high value, high quality, protected and energetic vehicles. Kia Motors prides itself on producing vehicles that are sparkling and enabling and elicit a Kia tagline The Power to Surprise.
Kia Motors America is a “Official Automotive Partner of a NBA.” Information about Kia Motors America and a full car choice is accessible during a Web site www.kia.com. For media information, including photography, revisit www.kiamedia.com.
1 Customers contingency obtain SIRIUS subscription after hearing duration if they wish to keep service. SIRIUS three-month nominal use not accessible in Canada, AK or HI. For full terms and conditions greatfully revisit SIRIUS.com. SIRIUS, XM and all associated outlines and logos are trademarks of SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. and a subsidiaries.
2 The BLUETOOTH word symbol and logos are purebred trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such outlines by Kia is underneath license
3 Microsoft is a purebred heading of Microsoft Corporation in a United States and/or other countries.
4 Kia vehicles fabricated during a Kia U.S. plant are built in a U.S. with U.S. and globally sourced parts.