Tag archive for ‘Kia Soul’
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.
Kia Motors has been awarded top honors in two categories at this year’s red dot product design competition in Germany. The competition’s jury of respected international design experts bestowed coveted red dot awards on the Kia Sportage compact CUV and Kia Optima sedan. The judges also paid a special tribute to the new mid-size Kia [...]
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. [...]
After given the challenge to create a new Brand positioning for Kia Canada, David & Goliath Toronto and Innocean Worldwide Canada, found two words that do it perfectly: drive and change. Each word stands for something inherent to Kia, but together they stand for exactly what the company is doing.
With live Siberian tigers to heighten interest on its new tiger-nose grille design, Kia showcased its latest car models sporting the brand’s trademark design at the 3rd Philippine International Motor Show last August 19-22, 2010 at the World Trade Center, Metro Manila. Thousands came to watch the new cars on display and a great number [...]
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 [...]
Beware of Scams…
By Pamela A. Munoz Overseas Communication Team A BUZZ blogger (Ricardo) recently sent us a message about an email he received asking him to contact an express delivery company in the UK to claim a prize. This was exciting news but he also knew it sounded too good to be true! His message served as [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
I’m Your Soul
By Seung Hwan Lee Kia BUZZ Editor As written in my last post, here’s the full version of the online film featuring the Kia Soul, entitled “I’m Your Soul.” It features five “mini-me” Souls that dash around and play tricks on people on the street. Shooting took place in a city in Europe. Has anyone [...]
By John Shim Research & Development Planning Team Hello everyone. I’m John Shim of the R&D Planning Team. This is my first posting on Kia Buzz. Kia unveiled the production version of Soul at the Paris Motor Show last week. I’m sure many of you have already read about Soul on Kia Buzz. With its [...]
By Pamela Muñoz International PR Assistant Manager As our bloggers already know, the Paris Motor Show marked the launch of Kia’s newest vehicle, our urban crossover vehicle, the Kia Soul! We feel it marks the beginning of a new chapter in Kia’s history pages and will appeal to a whole new group of young-at-heart drivers [...]
By Pamela Muñoz International PR Assistant Manager In addition to the Kia Soul launch, Kia is featuring some new green concepts at the Paris Motor Show. Here is a video taken about these four vehicles on display in line with Kia’s global eco-friendly initiatives. Michael Choo gives us a sneak peek of the cee’d ISG, [...]
By Pamela Muñoz International PR Assistant Manager It seems like the who’s who of the auto industry are all at the Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris – and why shouldn’t they be? After all, Kia Motors is launching its newest segment-busting creation, the Kia Soul! Our very own Michael Choo is on the scene and [...]
By Michael Choo International PR Deputy General Manager Brand new images of the upcoming Kia Soul have just been released to pique your interest in this uniquely styled new offering from Kia that will arrive in overseas showrooms in 2009. Please use the links below to download the new images of the Kia Soul. <Download [...]
By Karl Lee Internet/New Media Marketing Administrator We would like to share this great animation video of Kia’s ‘Soul’ concept CUV, created by Kia’s global design headquarters in Namyang, Korea. The Soul has a stylish, compact SUV body with a sporty, bold look that builds on design cues from the Kia Mesa concept vehicle introduced at the 2005 [...]