Tag archive for ‘Australian Open’
Rafael Nadal and Kia renew partnership for another five years
Good friendships are meant to last. So is the case for Kia Motors and Rafael Nadal. We are so happy to let our fans know that ‘Rafa’ and Kia have agreed to partner up for another five years. Since 2006, Rafa has represented Kia Motors as our global brand ambassador. The Spanish tennis sensation has achieved an unprecedented 14 Grand Slam wins throughout his career, and he will continue to be one of the most popular sportsmen in the world, telling our stories through a variety of activities.
Kia wraps up Australian Open 2015
It’s a wrap! Novak Djokovic took home his fifth crown from the Australian Open after an intense final match against Andy Murray. As the major sponsor of Australian Open 2015, Kia enjoyed taking part in the tournament and watching the competition between the world’s best tennis players. Although all the matches are over, the excitement over the winners and great matches is still in the air. Check out the highlights from on and off of the tennis court from the 2015 tournament!
The X-Men inspired Kia Sorento at the Australian Open 2015
If you are a fan of X-Men series produced by Marvel, look out for the Australian Open 2015. As the major sponsor of the Australian Open, held in Melbourne, Australia every January, Kia is teaming up with the X-Men heroes and tennis superstar Rafael Nadal to wow tennis fans all over the globe. We collaborated with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to produce the Kia X-Car, an X-Men inspired all-new Kia Sorento, the third generation of the brand’s best-selling SUV. Watch the video below to see the Kia X-Men dream team take on the evil Sentinels who are threatening the Australian Open 2015
Fans get lucky in Australia (with kangaroos!)
Kia had the privilege of being a part of the Australian Open again this past January as the long-running Major Sponsor, and in light of this mega sports event, we wanted to help connect tennis fans around the globe by inviting them Down Under to experience tennis fever for themselves through our Kia Lucky Drive […]
Kia tennis fever Down Under
< Sam Groth, the world’s fastest-serving tennis player, with tennis fans > The Australian Open once again saw the emergence of more young tennis stars into the spotlight this year but there was another star that stole the show—Kia’s Game On mobile app, which was launched to ramp up fan engagement with the year’s […]
Welcome to the Australian open!
Hello again, everyone! My last posting was already three months ago when I was preparing for the Australian Open and I’ve once again realized how fast time flies! Kia Motors was the Major Sponsor of the Australian Open for the 10th consecutive year this year. Australian Open 2011 came to a close on January 30 […]
Welcome to the Australian open!
Hello everyone! My name is Young-Sun Oh and I work in the Overseas Promotion Team at Kia Motors. My duties are related to sports marketing, such as football and tennis sponsorships. Following up on the FIFA World CupTM fever that swept the globe this summer, the Australian Open 2011 will be held in Melbourne in […]
The Passion to be the global best
By Hyoung-Keun (hank) Lee President Kia Motors Corporation Hello bloggers. It’s great to write you all again (after my last post in September 2009). Kia Motors has pursued globalization and strived to raise our profile on the world stage for the last decade. Expansion started with our Chinese plant in 2002, then we built a […]
Kia extends joy of Australian Open to lucky customers
By Michael Choo Deputy General Manager Overseas Communication Team Kia’s presence at this year’s Australian Open, its ninth consecutive year as the major sponsor of the first grand slam of the professional tennis calendar, has put the spotlight on consumers through the inaugural Kia Lucky Drive to Australia hospitality program. A total of 52 fortunate […]
Being an Australian Open Ball Kids
By June Young Oh 2009 Australian Open Ball Kids *Editor’s Note: June Young Oh is one of the Ball Kids for the Australian Open 2009. He just finished the Ball Kids program and sent us his postscript. The day, January 4th, started out like any other Sunday. But I was excited, because it was the first […]