Kia Canada Inc. reports 3,253 vehicles sold in January

  • Kia Sorento sales are up 16.5 per cent versus 2017
  • Kia Niro Hybrid sales remain strong in January
  • New vehicles to be showcased at 2018 CIAS

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kia Canada Inc. reported today 3,253 total vehicles sold for the month of January. January sales were led by Sorento Sport Utility Vehicle (796 units) up 16.5 per cent versus 2017, Sportage Compact Utility Vehicle (594 units), Forte compact family (591 units) and Soul Urban Utility Vehcile (427 units). Kia Niro Hybrid Crossover sale remained strong in January, achieving 138 units sold.

“Our strong start for 2018 can be attributed to our award winning lineup and their offerings of value, quality and design.” said Ted Lancaster, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), Kia Canada Inc. “Last month at the Montreal International Auto Show we debued our all-new 2019 Forte to Canadians with great attention and success, and over the next few months we will be showing additional all-new and refreshed models that I am sure will resonate in the Canadian automotive marketplace.”

Kia Canada Inc. is looking forward to unveiling an exciting new model later this month during media day at the Canadian International Auto Show (CIAS) slated for February 15th. Please stay tuned for more details and information on this exciting new model.

February 2018 Incentives:

Kia Canada is pleased to continue the “Made for Conquering Winter” sales event featuring 0% financing plus $2,000 Bonus! In the month of February, Kia will feature our award winning Sportage and Sorento to conquer the winter season. Finance 2018 Sportage for 1.99% up to 84 months plus $1,000 or 2018 Sorento for 0% up to 60 months plus $2,000. For cash purchasing customers can take advantage of up to $4,000 on select Sorento models or $3,000 on Optima. See dealer for full details.

About Kia Canada Inc.
Kia Canada Inc. (, a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart is a subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation (KMC) which was founded in 1999 and sells and services high quality, class leading vehicles like the Soul, Forte, Optima and Sorento through a network of 191 dealers nationwide. Kia Canada Inc. employs 154 people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters and three regional offices across Canada, including a state-of-the-art facility in Montreal. Kia’s brand slogan "The Power to Surprise" represents the company's global commitment to surprise the world by providing exciting & inspiring experiences that go beyond expectations.

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