KIA MOTORS AMERICA ANNOUNCES APRIL SALES
Sales Led by All-New 2011 Sorento CUV as Kia Brand Continues to Rise
IRVINE, Calif., May 3, 2010 Kia Motors America (KMA) currently announced Apr sales of 30,036 units sold, a 17.3-percent boost over a same duration final year. Year-to-date sales are adult 12.9-percent with a all-new Sorento CUV commanding a list as Kias best-selling vehicle, stability a run of considerable sales formula given nearing in dealerships in early January. As a brands initial car to be assembled1 in a U.S., a Sorento posted sales of 8,486 units. Other top-selling models embody a new Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick Forte compress and a rarely personalizable Soul, achieving 5,807 and 5,223 units sold, respectively.
Kia Motors well-developed sales formula in Apr follow a best initial entertain in association story and simulate how consumers are seeing a brands peculiarity products with forlorn pattern like a all-new Sorento, pronounced Byung Mo Ahn, organisation boss and CEO of KMA and Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG). With 3 all-new car models on a setting this year, including Sportage, Forte five-door and Optima, a association stands to continue a movement in 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. 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 facilities and with new record such as UVO powered by Microsoft1 infotainment complement (to be accessible in name Kia models in a U.S. commencement in summer 2010).
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. 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.
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1 Kia vehicles fabricated during a Kia U.S. plant are fabricated in a U.S. from U.S. and globally-sourced parts.
2 Microsoft is a purebred heading of Microsoft Corporation in a United States and/or other countries.