Kia Notches Whole Quantity and Retail Gross sales Data in October;Gentle Vans Make Up 64-percent of October Gross sales

IRVINE, Calif., November 3, 2020 – Persevering with to shatter information, Kia Motors America posted October gross sales of 56,094 models, marking each the all time whole October gross sales quantity and the all time October retail gross sales quantity in firm historical past. Kia’s whole quantity gross sales posted a 12.2-percent enhance and retail gross sales grew by 18.9-percent over the identical interval final 12 months. Gross sales had been led by the award-winning Telluride SUV, which set an all-time month-to-month report of 9,697 models bought. The all new K5 midsize sedan additionally reached new heights as gross sales elevated for the fourth consecutive month to a best-ever 7,528 models.

Kia’s vary of sunshine vehicles – Soul, Seltos, Sportage, Sorento, Telluride and Sedona – which accounted for 64-percent of gross sales in October, marking a 9.6-percent enhance over the identical interval final 12 months.

“Kia continues to outpace the trade, delivering report gross sales in October and doing so with double-digit development in common transaction value over the identical interval final 12 months,” stated Invoice Peffer, vp, gross sales operations, Kia Motors America. “Our rising lineup is without doubt one of the youngest and most fun within the enterprise, and as we proceed to draw new and completely different prospects to the model, we’re assured that we’ll shut this 12 months sturdy and construct on the momentum into the primary 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 Associate” of the NBA and presents a whole vary of autos bought by a community of almost 750 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 elements.




















 

MONTH OF OCTOBER

YEAR-TO-DATE

Mannequin

2020

2019

2020

2019

Rio

2,104

1,939

20,147

21,125

Forte

8,107

6,980

71,018

80,265

Optima

255

7,248

48,356

82,914

Cadenza

115

153

1,037

1,209

Stinger

1,013

1,354

10,805

11,770

K5

7,528

N/A

18,190

N/A

Okay900

41

17

250

328

Soul

6,318

6,761

61,649

84,388

Niro

1,524

1,983

14,756

19,945

Seltos

5,542

N/A

35,051

N/A

Sportage

6,989

7,623

69,389

72,727

Sorento

5,832

8,533

66,324

80,733

Telluride

9,697

6,075

56,312

45,284

Sedona

1,029

1,341

11,160

12,917

Whole

56,094

50,007

484,444

513,605

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