Kia Motors Corp. is viewed as one of the most successful global automotive brands.
The fact that they were able to reach that point in the face of all kinds of adversity over the years is quite astounding.
The South Korean car company that started out making bikes is now one of the best established car manufacturers offering an incredible range of vehicles.
All of that makes the company slogan “The Power to Surprise” seem very fitting, indeed.
The surprise element of the Kia car brand has been especially apparent in recent years, as they have taken a real upswing in consumer popularity.
Listed below are all cars, SUVs, crossovers and minivan models that Kia has on sale worldwide.
List of all Kia models
Find more details on each particular Kia model by clicking the name!
Kia car models
- SOUL: The iconic 5-door compact crossover vehicle
- FORTE: Compact car available in three bodystyles, including:
- CEE’D: The Europe-exclusive compact car model available in three bodystyles:
- SPECTRA: Not on sale anymore! Replaced by the above-mentioned Forte model several years ago.
- OPTIMA: Best-looking mid-size sedan on the market, available with 3 different engine set-ups:
- CADENZA: All-new premium sedan (on sale in South Korea, USA)
- K900: Kia’s flagship sedan on sale in USA, Canada, Korea
- PICANTO: Small citiy car model, available as a 3-door or 5-door hatchback
- RAY: Picanto-based city car, on sale exclusively in South Korea
Kia SUV, minivan models
- SPORTAGE: Compact-sized crossover vehicle with FWD or AWD system
- SORENTO: Midsize SUV with FWD or AWD system
- CARENS / RONDO: Compact minivan on sale in Europe, Canada
- VENGA: Small MPV is Europe-exclusive model
- SEDONA: Completely re-designed large minivan
K-series Kia models (on sale in Korea, China)
- K2 (sold as Kia Rio globaly)
- K3 (known as Forte in the USA)
- K4 (China-exclusive mid-size sedan)
- K5 (sold as Optima globally)
- K7 (also known as Cadenza premium sedan)
- K9 (sold in the United States as the K900)
Each Kia vehicle delivers:
- Great design
- Innovative powertrain technologies
- State-of-the-art safety features
- Environmentally friendly vehicle technology
Kia have been able to escape the shackles of being a bargain brand to quickly become one that is viewed as a company that delivers quality products, stunning design, and a list of standard features that goes above and beyond what you would expect from their price points.
Most consumers think they know what to expect from Kia car models, but once they get behind the wheel of their vehicles, they see their expectations have been exceeded.
Kia Motors is a company that looks set to keep the surprises coming for many more years, which is why we have created this news blog.
Here at the Kia-world blog, we are as excited about the news coming out of the Kia camp as you are, and we plan on doing all we can to keep you up to date on all the latest news.
You can use the information we provide to learn more about the new Kia models, currently on the way, or you can use it to help you decide over your next car purchase.