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2012 Kia Rio Hatchback

Report: Kia Considering High-Performance Rio Hatch

You only have to look at the popularity of such cars as the Volkswagen Golf GTI and Ford Focus ST/RS to understand that there is serious money in the hot-hatch segment. Not surprisingly, Kia is now reportedly considering launching its own hot hatch based on the recently revealed 2012 Kia Rio... read more

March 14, 2011 by
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Spy Shots: 2012 Kia Rio Hatchback

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s official teaser sketches of the new 2012 Kia Rio comes this latest set of spy shots of the upcoming hatch, caught testing ahead of its... read more January 13, 2011 by

2011 Kia KV7 Concept. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

2011 Detroit Auto Show: Kia KV7 Concept Live Photos

There's no doubt Kia and sister company Hyundai have managed to pull off two of the most extreme makeovers of their corporate images the industry has seen in the last decade... read more January 11, 2011 by

2011 Kia KV7 Concept

2011 Kia KV7 Concept: 2011 Detroit Auto Show

The 2011 Detroit Auto Show won't be short on concept cars, particularly from South Korea's automakers. While its cousins at Hyundai are bringing a Curb concept, Kia will pull... read more January 10, 2011 by

2011 Kia KV7 Concept

2011 Kia KD7 Concept Teaser: 2011 Detroit Auto Show

As the 2011 Detroit Auto Show approaches, the flurry of teaser sketches is picking up into a steady drift of information "leaks." This hour's latest? Another glimpse of the... read more January 6, 2011 by

2012 Kia Picanto

2011 Geneva Motor Show Preview: 2012 Kia Picanto

The 2011 Geneva Motor Show is still a few months out but already the first trickle of product launches are starting to either be previewed or revealed. The latest is a new... read more January 3, 2011 by

2011 Kia KV7 Concept

2011 Detroit Auto Show Preview: Kia KV7 Concept

The 2011 Detroit Auto Show is just around the corner so it’s not surprising that news of some of the event’s upcoming concept car and new model reveals are... read more December 26, 2010 by

2005 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Angular Front Exterior View

Battle Of The Boxes

One of my good friends has a Scion xB as his college car. I envy the guy, because he has one of the most practical cars out of all my friends, and he still has a lot of fun... read more November 30, 2010 by

2011 Kia Optima Hybrid

2010 Los Angeles Auto Show: 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid

The new Sonata Hybrid has been getting most of the limelight in the Hyundai-Kia family but Kia has a few bright spots in the pipeline that will certainly be making their mark... read more November 17, 2010 by

Kia Forte Hybrid Concept

2010 SEMA: Kia Forte Hybrid Concept

Proving that a compact hybrid sedan can be anything but boring, the Kia Forte Hybrid Concept demonstrates styling options for those looking for an alternative to a mundane... read more November 3, 2010 by

2010 SEMA: Kia Forte Koupe Type R Concept

2010 SEMA: Kia Forte Koup "Type R" Concept Live Photos

The Kia Forte Koup might not be your go-to front-drive two-door for performance modification, but maybe that ought to change. Andy Lally, Trevor Hopwood, and a handful of... read more November 2, 2010 by

2010 SEMA: 2011 Kia Sportage Work and Play live photos

2010 SEMA: Kia Sportage Work & Play Live Photos

Work, Play, whatever you choose to fill your day, Kia has a Sportage for that. As we detailed yesterday, these decked-out Sportages are suitably SEMAfied, and the live images... read more November 2, 2010 by

2007 Kia Kee Concept

Ex-TT Designer Wants New Sports Car For Kia

Back in 2007 Kia was keen to launch a new sports model to help build the brand’s reputation and inject some fun into its lineup, which at the time was dominated by... read more November 2, 2010 by

2011 Kia Sportage Work and Play customs for SEMA

2010 SEMA Preview: Kia Work And Play 2011 Sportage Duo

The 2011 Kia Sportage is positioned to do battle in the tough value crossover segment, but it packs a punch in features and safety according to The Car Connection's full... read more November 1, 2010 by


Kia Partners With The NBA, Or, An Open Letter To Lindsay Lohan And Britney Spears

Dear Lindsay, Britney: Are you happy? Are you happy with yourselves? Have you gotten better, made it over the hump, cleaned up, dried out? We're thrilled. Sorry, that was... read more October 21, 2010 by

Isabel Lucas

Isabel Lucas: The New Girl May (Or May Not) Need A New Car

We admit it: we're wary of celebutantes. Every time we turn around, there's another one on the cover of US Weekly or People or whatever, being hailed as the next It Girl. And... read more September 29, 2010 by


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