You may be wondering why a designer at an economy brand such as Kia is providing insight into the world of premium vehicle design, but with the unveiling of the new K9 luxury sedan it’s clear the South Korean automaker has some serious upmarket ambitions. And who better to take them there than German designer Peter Schreyer, the man responsible for the first generation TT sports car and a handful of other Audis. Schreyer’s focus on clean design and proportion has already seen Kia’s latest model range take on a bold new look that’s sharper and more dynamic than anything...
Kia Working On ‘K9’ Rear-Wheel Drive Flagship Sedan
Almost exactly two years ago there were whispers Kia was working on a new rear-wheel drive flagship sedan that would share its underpinnings with the Hyundai Genesis and be offered in both V-6 and V-8 guises. Then, all of a sudden, Kia unveiled the stylish KND-5 sedan concept and raised hopes that...Viknesh Vijayenthiran