2012 Busan International Motor Show (BIMOS 2012) May 30th, 2012

The biennial 2012 Busan International Motor Show kicked off Friday showcasing more than 170 cars and trucks from 22 automobile brands. This year’s theme is “The Voyage of the Green Car across the Ocean” befitting to the port city of Busan, and highlights a spectrum of eco friendly and energy efficient vehicles. Let’s check out which Kia vehicles are featured in this year’s event.

Here is our eco friendly Optima Hybrid.

Also on display is a baseball themed Optima show car.

Guess which two Kia vehicles are under the red veils?

… One of them is our popular concept car – The Track’ster.

…And the other is our popular concept car – The GT!

Photo-op session with Peter Schreyer explaining the concept behind Kia designs.

Here is the Ray EV, our plug in electric vehicle

This is a hands on kiosk that allows visitors to experience our UVO infotainment system.

The 2012 Busan International Motor Show has already drawn more than 450,000 visitors since its opening on May 24. It will continue on until June 3rd, so if you happen to be in Busan or plan to visit in the near future, make sure you stop by and catch the show.

For more photos from the BIMOS 2012, check out our Flickr page.