Post archive for ‘Soul’
The Big Apple, perhaps America’s most iconic metropolis, played host to the global unveiling of Kia Motors’ most iconic people mover, the all-new 2014 Soul urban utility vehicle, at the 113th New York International Auto Show.
Who said Halloween costumes are only for people (and cute pets)? Today on Kia BUZZ, we’re going to highlight some dressed up Kia Souls that have been customized and stylized to give some added flair to their character.
Kia Motors’ music-loving hamsters, the stars of some of the most watched viral videos in the world over the last three years, are back in a new campaign for the wildly popular Soul urban passenger vehicle that brings the 21st century’s electronic house music to a stuffy 18th century opera house.
We’re going to highlight how box shaped cars have appeared in incredibly stylish, strangely questionable and forms that are everything in between throughout Kia’s design timeline.
Several Kia Soul ‘Art Cars’ will be decorated with Nora Noh’s signature motifs, patterns and designs.
Kia Motors’ lovable hamsters have done it again – earning the follow-up advertising campaign for the brand’s funky Soul, titled “This or That,” the highly coveted “Automotive Ad of the Year” award by The Nielsen Company for the second year in a row at a ceremony today at the 2011 New York International Auto Show. [...]
Have you recently visited Kia Motor’s Facebook page?You may have noticed a new exciting event, our “10 Millionth Export Celebration.”
We held another tour last week for journalists from Thailand, Chile, Spain and Poland to discover the Kia Soul in success with 1st round of Soul in Seoul last May. Not only was this an opportunity for them to test drive our Soul, but they were also invited to explore the metropolitan streets of Seoul. [...]
Adding to Kia Motors’ growing award shelf, the Kia Rondo (known as Carens in some markets) and Soul have recently won awards in Australia and the UK respectively. In Australia, an expert panel of Wheels Magazine judges have given a Gold Star Car award to the Kia Rondo EX for the second consecutive year! In [...]
Soul in Seoul!
Hello fellow bloggers. Today, I’d like to share some photos from the recent ‘SOUL in SEOUL’ photo contest which gave Korean university students a chance to visit landmarks in Seoul with the Kia Soul for a month and take pictures for the contest. The winning photos were selected based on a review by a panel [...]
By Pamela A. Munoz Overseas Communication Team Kia Motors Corporation A little crazy… you could probably best describe our Soul in Seoul press tour with those words. Most seasoned journalists have driven in big cities, congested traffic, narrow streets, torrential rains and foreign lands. But very rarely do we combine all of these challenges in [...]
By Juliana Lopes Press Officer Kia Motors do Brasil Kia Soul brought to the Brazilian market all the freshness and enthusiasm that only a bold and innovative design could do. Daring, new products usually take time to be accepted, but it seems that the car won over Brazilian consumers sooner rather than later. We like [...]
By Myung, SeHwan Domestic Marketing Team Mia (Han, Hyo-joo) has just come back from studying overseas and heads toward the airport parking lot. There, she discovers Yoo-gil (Kim, Dong-wook), a doctor, passed out from drinking too much. Mia helps him into her car and drives him home. Romance blossoms between the two. Mia’s best friend [...]
By Pamela A. Munoz Overseas Communication Team First it was the British invasion, now it’s the French invasion?! French filmmakers Jonas & Francois, known for directing such videos as Kanye West’s ‘Good Life,’ and Madonna and Justin Timberlake’s ‘4 Minutes,’ recently lent their talents to debuting our very own Kia Soul in its first-ever short [...]
By Juliana Lopes Press Officer Kia Motors do Brasil For the first time in Kia Motors do Brazil’s 17-year history in the market, we were featured in Meio & Mensagem magazine for having one of the country’s top commercials. The article mentioned a study, entitled “Remembrance of Brands in TV Advertising,” conducted by the Institute [...]
By Brandon Lee, Innocean World Wide (Sports Marketing Team) Kia Motors has been one of the six EUROTOP Partners that support UEFA for the successful staging of European football tournaments and other European National Tournaments. After UEFA EURO 2008 and Futsal Championship in 2007, Kia, once again, participated in the UEFA Under-21 Championship Sweden 2009 [...]
Go Hamster, Go!
By Pamela A. Munoz Overseas Communication Team We thought you’d like to know that Kia Motors America (KMA) has let the hamsters out! The groovy paw-tapping, music-loving hamsters, seen in KMA’s recent advertising campaign, have now found themselves in the “Go Hamster Go!” Facebook® application. This is the first time Kia has embarked upon a [...]
Kia Soul Rock!
By Jay Jungyub Yoo, Manager Overseas Communication Team The new online video for the Soul that has been circulating on the web was filmed in late April at Mokpo Port in the southern part of Korea near the Gwangju plant where the Soul is being manufactured. Our intention was to capture the actual atmosphere of the [...]
By Cecilia Gustafsson Press & Communications Manager Kia Motors Sweden Lars Wallin, Swedish fashion designer, has kindly concentrated his efforts on designing a Kia Soul which was auctioned off for the Red Cross Gala on May 31 on TV4. May 31st is Mother’s Day in Sweden and the Red Cross held a fundraising gala on [...]
By Kia Motors America Public Relations team Kia Motors America recently partnered with Cartoon Network’s “Adult Swim,” an animated and live action series for young adults for which Atlanta-based graffiti artist “Hense” was commissioned to paint a widely acclaimed Soul, themed with characters from Adult Swim’s “Aqua Teen Hunger Force.” Enthusiasts can go to the [...]