Filed under: Design/Style, Green, Kia, United States, Crossover, Hatchback, Concept Cars, HybridKia is teasing what looks to be a concept version of its Soul with e-AWD ahead its Chicago Auto Show debut. The pumped-up take on the hatchback gets an electric all-wheel drive system and slightly more rugged styling.
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Filed under: Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Jaguar, Kia, Maserati, Mercedes-Benz, RAM, VolkswagenThe editors of Autoblog compile some of their very favorite car commercials from the last half decade of Super Bowls.
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Filed under: Kia, Sedan, LuxuryKia has added a new Premium trim to its struggling K900 sedan that trims $5,000 from the starting price, but removes a number of notable luxury features.
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Filed under: Design/Style, Chicago Auto Show, Kia, United States, Concept CarsKia will unveil a more rugged take of one of the Korean automaker's most popular models as a concept for the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. The styling tweaks are being done by the brand's California design studio.
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Filed under: Celebrities, Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Kia, CrossoverPierce Brosnan puts on a little of his former James Bond persona for Kia's humorous and action-packed Super Bowl ad for the 2016 Sorento. The extended cut of the commercial might be one of the best automotive spots from this year's game released so far.
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Filed under: Recalls, Kia, Safety, United States, Sedan, BudgetA problem with cooling fans that may melt and start a fire has prompted Kia and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to issue a recall for 86,880 Fortes from the 2014 model year.
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Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, BMW, Hyundai, Kia, Citroen, Opel, Peugeot, Fuel EfficiencyHyundai and Kia pay out for overstated fuel economy. BMW i cars are in demand at dealerships. Opel plans electric version of Karl hatchback. PSA Peugeot Citro
Filed under: Marketing/Advertising, Hyundai, Kia, Car Buying, Car Dealers, United StatesHyundai and Kia dealers in Grand Junction, CO, are buying $180,000 in gift cards for local businesses and giving them away to previous customers as part of a new marketing strategy. Not only does the plan get more buyers into the the showrooms than traditional advertising, but it reinvests money back into the community.
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Filed under: Green, Marketing/Advertising, Videos, BMW, Kia, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Toyota, Crossover, Hatchback, Electric, HybridLexus will run a 30-second spot for the NX during this year's Super Bowl, while BMW announces it will be showcasing the i3 in a 60-second spot. Four other carmakers have announced plans to join the party, down from 11 carmakers who advertised during last year's event.
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Filed under: Green, Ford, Kia, Lincoln, Toyota, Car Buying, Electric, HybridWith gas prices down, that means green car sales are likely to decline as well. TrueCar's TrueSavings report has the evidence to support that idea, with one electric car and two hybrids among the top five in January for the biggest transaction price savings compared to MSRP.
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