Tag archive for ‘Forte Koup’
Kia made auto-racing history over this past weekend when its pair of Infinity Audio-backed Forte Koups became the first Korean cars ever to race at the famous Indianapolis Speedway in its 103-year history.
The No. 10 Infinity Audio Kia Forte Koup took top honors in the Street Tuner (ST) class at the Grand-Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge (CTSCC) race in Alabama!
By Kia Motors America Public Relations team Wave two of the 2011 Kia Sorento national press introduction has concluded, with 59 media having the opportunity to learn about the all-new Sorento CUV as well as tour the Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) plant and Kia Georgia Training Center in West Point, Georgia. The Sorento introduction [...]
By Myung, SeHwan Domestics Marketing Team The ear-piercing roar, checkered flags and thrilling cornering… If you’re a lover of cars, then you’ve probably harbored a dream of racing down a track at full speed. Unfortunately, it’s a dream that many of us will find difficult to turn into reality. Unless you live in Korea and [...]
By Kim Young-il, Senior researcher Package Technology Team 1 & Sohn Kyung-hoon Researcher, Body Design Team 1 This is already the third posting on the new technologies featured in Forte (Cerato) Koup. Today, we’ll be covering the most important new technologies, which of course, are related to the safety of drivers and passengers. We’ll explain [...]
By John Shim, Assistant Manager Research & Development Planning Team In my last post, I introduced the walk-in memory system that makes for easier entry and egress of rear seat passengers; along with the sport bucket seat contoured to the body for added comfort and support. Well, the Forte Koup comes with some additional features [...]
By Kia Design Center Kia has unveiled the new Forte Koup (also known as ‘Cerato Koup’ in some markets) which embodies Kia’s “sporty and dynamic” design identity. First introduced at the 2008 New York Motor Show as the KOUP concept car, the Koup is a derivative model of the Forte (Cerato) sedan. It is the [...]
By Kia Motors America Public Relations team Setting the stage for the global debut of the never-before-seen 2010 Kia Forte Koup, Kia Motors America hosted more than 350 attendees on Thursday, April 9 at a design-focused press conference during the 2009 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). Top-tier journalists from outlets including USA Today, MSN [...]