Finest-Ever Single Month Totals for the Telluride and Seltos SUVs  

IRVINE, Calif., September 1, 2020 – Kia Motors America’s August gross sales of 57,015 automobiles have been led by the Forte and Sorento fashions with 8,414 and seven,809 models bought, respectively. Retail gross sales of 56,015 accounted for 98 % of Kia’s August quantity, and represents the second highest month-to-month retail gross sales complete in firm historical past. Extra August gross sales highlights included:

  • Telluride gross sales growing 11.2-percent over July 2020 and setting an all-time month-to-month gross sales file with 7,588 models bought
  • Seltos delivering its highest month-to-month complete for the second straight month at 5,314 automobiles
  • Regardless of section volatility, gross sales of the all-new K5 almost tripling over final month because the launch of this groundbreaking midsize sedan begins to speed up

“Regardless of fewer promoting days year-over-year, retail gross sales made up the overwhelming majority of our August enterprise and can proceed to take action shifting ahead,” mentioned Invoice Peffer, vice chairman, gross sales operations, Kia Motors America. “With record-setting performances from Telluride and Seltos and a major ramp up of up our sedan enterprise with the all-new K5 and our in style Forte compact sedan, Kia continues to outperform the trade and our upward trajectory is primed to proceed by way of the top of the third quarter and past.”

About Kia Motors America

Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kia Motors America continues to top of the range surveys and is acknowledged as one of many 100 Finest World Manufacturers. Kia serves because the “Official Automotive Companion” of the NBA and gives an entire vary of automobiles bought by way of a community of almost 800 sellers within the U.S., together with automobiles and SUVs proudly assembled in West Level, Georgia.*

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*The Telluride, Sorento and K5 are assembled in the USA from U.S. and globally sourced components.





















 

MONTH OF AUGUST

YEAR-TO-DATE

Mannequin

2020

2019

2020

2019

Rio

2,097

2,752

15,900

17,464

Forte

8,414

9,420

55,268

67,005

Optima

3,307

9,259

47,081

68,460

Cadenza

53

126

823

964

Stinger

1,101

1,422

8,879

9,435

K5

3,631

N/A

4,899

N/A

Okay900

34

39

184

279

Soul

6,968

8,701

48,631

71,642

Niro

1,991

2,352

11,550

16,229

Seltos

5,314

N/A

23,896

N/A

Sportage

7,672

9,593

55,235

58,241

Sorento

7,809

9,160

53,613

64,434

Telluride

7,588

6,374

37,786

34,160

Sedona

1,036

1,532

9,086

10,666

Complete

57,015

60,730

372,831

418,979

 

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