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Kia Sportage global sales hit five million

by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 19, 2018

Milestone figure achieved during Sportage’s 25th anniversary; it is Kia’s bestselling model for two consecutive years in 2016 and 2017; current-generation Sportage crossed a...



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Kia Motors India appoints Kookhyun Shim as its new MD and CEO

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 03, 2018

Kookhyun Shim will play a leading role in ensuring Kia Motors India’s projected timeline and schedule of operations is achieved. He will also oversee the...

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Electric vehicles plugging into the Indian automotive grid for the long-term

Passenger Vehicles by Kaushik Madhavan, Director, Mobility (Automotive & Transportation) Practice, Frost & Sullivan Feb 14, 2018

The Auto Expo 2018 reiterates the focus on electric vehicles is here to stay, with participation from existing as well as new players showcasing greener vehicles,...

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Kia Motors kicks off first supplier meet in New Delhi; targets 80% localisation at SOP

Passenger Vehicles by Mayank Dhingra & Sumantra B Barooah May 30, 2018

The Korean carmaker conducts its first supplier development event in New Delhi, calling over 150 Tier 1 and Tier 2 vendors from the region.

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Faurecia breaks ground for new plant in Kia Motors India’s Vendor Park in Andhra Pradesh

Auto Components by Kiran Bajad Jun 14, 2018

Faurecia Interior Systems is investing Rs 50 crore in the new facility, which will supply to Hyundai Mobis, the vehicle cockpit vendor for Kia Motors India   

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Kia Motors aims to enter Top 5 league in India

Passenger Vehicles by Mayank Dhingra Jun 11, 2018

The Korean carmaker has a concrete strategy and long-term plans for the Indian market with an intent to rise to the top.