2016 Kia Sportage launched
Mar31

2016 Kia Sportage launched

Kia just launched the new 4th generation Kia Sportage here in the Philippines. Columbian Autocar Corporation (Kia’s  distributor in the Philippines) showcased the car at a launch yesterday at Capitol Commons in Pasig. The new model features a new design and updated interior and is slotted to be Kia’s crossover. It’s supposed to take on the likes of the Hyundai Tucson and the Honda CR-V. Powering all variants is a 2.0...

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Hyundai and Kia to outsell Toyota in the US
May26

Hyundai and Kia to outsell Toyota in the US

Remember when back in nineties when Hyundai was characterized by the Starex and Kia was embodied by the Pride? Not anymore. Our roads are filled with Hyundai and Kia cars, and they’re not particularly pedestrian at that. The new Hundais, the Sonata and the Accent are great-looking cars, too. And it seems that the trend’s similar elsewhere, in the United States in particular. TrueCar.com projects that the Korean siste...

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New Kia Picanto released
May25

New Kia Picanto released

So I forgot slotting in the Kia Picanto in making my pick for best small car. By the price range, it should’ve been thrown in with the Hyundai models (Getz and i10). The release of the 2012 edition of the Picanto should put it back in the running if all for economy considerations. The new car’s update comes mainly with the looks with the 2012 version sporting the more aggressive and sporty look of cars today. The grooves...

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Kia Pro_Cee’d to rival Golf GTI
May20

Kia Pro_Cee’d to rival Golf GTI

It’s amazing how the Koreans are really taking the automaking fight worldwide. Probably why they come in droves here to study English – to be able to sell cars elsewhere. But I wonder what good will that do once they take on the rest of the non-UK European market. Anyway, here’s Kia’s Pro_Cee’d. The Pro_Cee’d is it’s hotter version of the Cee’d next generation which Kia plans to rival...

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