Greatest-Ever July Retail-Solely Gross sales Whole in Kia’s Historical past; Gentle Truck Gross sales Up 12.7-% Yr-Over-Yr

 IRVINE, Calif., August 3, 2020 – Kia Motors America’s July gross sales of 52,479 autos featured the very best July retail-only complete in firm historical past. Kia’s top-selling fashions for the month have been the Sorento and Sportage SUVs. Further July gross sales highlights embody:

  • Telluride SUV gross sales rose 68.3-percent over final month as deliberate manufacturing resumed at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia
  • Greatest-ever July retail gross sales for the Sportage SUV of seven,939 models
  • The most effective month-to-month gross sales efficiency for the Seltos SUV with 4,504 models
  • The all-new K5 midsize sedan debuted in July with partial month gross sales of 1,268 autos

“In the midst of the pandemic Kia posted the most important year-over-year retail-only quantity improve within the trade as demand for our six utility autos continues to develop,” mentioned Invoice Peffer, vice chairman, gross sales operations, Kia Motors America. “Kia’s momentum has allowed us to achieve share and we’re assured that the all-new K5 and Telluride Dusk Version, mixed with a number of new product launches scheduled for the approaching months, will proceed the model’s upward trajectory.”

About Kia Motors America

Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kia Motors America continues to high quality surveys and is acknowledged as one of many 100 Greatest International Manufacturers. Kia serves because the “Official Automotive Accomplice” of the NBA and affords an entire vary of autos bought via a community of practically 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 america from U.S. and globally sourced elements.




















  MONTH OF JULY YEAR-TO-DATE
Mannequin 2020 2019 2020 2019
Rio 2,056 2,266 13,803 14,712
Forte 7,410 9,172 46,854 57,585
Optima 4,949 8,732 43,774 59,201
Cadenza 100 75 770 838
Stinger 1,427 1,092 7,778 8,013
K5 1,268 N/A 1,268 N/A
Ok900 25 31 150 240
Soul 7,622 7,358 41,663 62,941
Niro 1,307 1,935 9,559 13,877
Seltos 4,504 N/A 18,582 N/A
Sportage 7,945 8,573 47,563 48,648
Sorento 8,008 8,256 45,804 55,274
Telluride 4,822 4,559 30,198 27,786
Sedona 1,036 1,356 8,050 9,134
Whole 52,479 53,405 315,816 358,249

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