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    Spy Shots: Kia Sorento spotted high-altitude testing after 'Ring run
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    Some models stick around the market longer than others. The Kia Sorento, for example, lasted for a good eight years in its first iteration, and the second-generation model has been around for five years now. Sure, it had a facelift a couple of years ago, but if it's going to make it in the highly competitive midsize crossover market, Kia is going to have ...

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    Study: Audi, Jag, Kia and Tesla top Strategic Vision 2014 Total Quality Index
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    A couple weeks ago, J.D. Power released its latest Initial Quality Study, which gave high marks to Porsche, Hyundai and General Motors, with the latter earning more individual IQS awards than any other manufacturer. Now, it's Strategic Vision's turn, and it's doling out its praise not to Porsche, but to Tesla, which wasn't even included in the JD Power ...

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    Report: Dancer who portrays Kia hamster guilty of disability fraud
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    Tsk, tsk, dancing hamster. Kia's trio of anthropomorphic rodents may be down a member as the actor that portrays one of the dancing hamsters has been arrested on charges of disability fraud. According to The Huffington Post, 27-year-old LeRoy Barnes accepted over US$51,000 in disability payments following a workplace injury in 2010. While accepting the ...

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    Video: Supermodel Adriana Lima kicks off World Cup fever with Kia
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    It may be a little different here in parts of Canada, but it has been said time and time again, most North Americans will never truly embrace soccer. Not when we have so many other major sports (like baseball, basketball, hockey and football) to watch, cheer on and follow. But if anyone can change minds, surely it's Adriana Lima. The Latin American ...

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    Report: Top 10 Best car interiors of 2014
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    While we're still a ways off from the automotive awards season proper, where things like this year's North American Car and Truck of the Year, Automobile Magazine's all-star list and Car and Driver's Ten Best are named, that doesn't mean there aren't trophies being handed out to deserving automakers. Ward's 10 Best Interiors being one of them. As the ...

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    Canada: 2014 Kia Optima Hybrid revealed at Vancouver Auto Show
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    Although previous rumours swirled about Kia considering a diesel powered Optima for North America, it's starting to look like a moot point given the efficiency and effectiveness of the Kia Optima hybrid. Last year Kia updated the hybrid sedan's powertrain to provide more jam and slightly better fuel economy, while this year was focused on giving the ...

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    Canada: 2015 Kia Soul EV makes first Canadian appearance in Vancouver [w/video]
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    The 2014 Vancouver Auto Show has a different vibe compared to the type of cars shown in Toronto and Montreal so far this year. With a number of Canadian new car debuts still set to hit the stage in eco-friendly Vancouver this week, Kia seems to have strategically revealed their fresh-faced 2015 Kia Soul EV here and officially joined the fully electric ...

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    Review: 2014 Kia Cadenza
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    A Premium Sedan Building A Premium Badge Teenage passengers are often among the first people I turn to for second opinions about a test vehicle. While they understandably aren't allowed behind the wheel – most aren't even old enough to drive – their honest and generally unbiased observations, coupled with a complete lack of understanding about ...

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    Canada: Kia Provo Concept spotted at 2014 Toronto Auto Show
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    Kia has taken a stab at the sport hatchback segment with its Provo Concept at the 2014 Toronto Auto Show. This aggressive looking machine features menacing styling that could easily keep a Mini Cooper or Hyundai Veloster up at night. Kia says the Provo concept features a hybrid drivetrain comprised of a turbocharged 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine with ...

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    Canada: 2015 Kia K900 makes Canadian debut with pricing under 50-grand
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    The all-new 2015 Kia K900 luxury sedan (that's right-"Kia" and "luxury sedan" in the same sentence) made its Canadian debut at the 2014 Toronto Auto Show. Based on parent company's Hyundai's Genesis sedan platform, the K900 packs a punch to the tune of either 311 V6-powered horses, or 420 V8-powered ponies. And not just any V8; the K900's is an ...