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New and sleek design changes of Carens caught the attention of the press and spectators at the motor show, but which features have exactly changed? Let’s find out from Kia’s Chief Designer Officer Peter Schreyer and Gregory Guillaume, Kia’s Chief Designer-Europe.
With V6 power and an eight-speed automatic transmission with shift-by-wire technology, Kia’s first modern rear-wheel drive vehicle will drive the Kia brand into what is an entirely new segment of the global market for the company.
Kia has won three design awards in the Automotive Brand Contest 2012, the latest of a series of honours for our design team headed by Chief Design Officer, Peter Schreyer.
Today on Kia Buzz, we’re going to outline the design evolution of the Kia Rio and how it went from an ordinary subcompact to a top selling vehicle that has won multiple prestigious design awards.
We recently shared how Peter Schreyer was named “Man of the Year” by Automobile Magazine. Now he has also been named as one of the “Men of the Year” in the special awards issue of Top Gear Magazine.
The man who is at the forefront of Kia’s design movement has been unanimously selected as 2012’s “Man of the Year” by Automobile Magazine and is none other than our chief design officer, Peter Schreyer.
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Hi, everyone. Today I am going to share with you what I brought back from the Seoul Motor Show last Thursday. At the Seoul Motor Show (www.motorshow.or.kr) this year, Kia introduced various concept cars and new cars (all-new Rio, all-new Picanto, etc.) which were recently showcased at international motor shows. However, the true heroes at [...]
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 [...]
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 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 [...]
By Ken Kim, ph.D. Senior Vice President Business Strategy Hi everyone, I’m Ken Kim and I head the Business Strategy Office at Kia Motors. It’s a thrill for me to be able to speak to bloggers around the world through Kia BUZZ. Recently I came across an interesting study. Students at Stanford University were asked [...]
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By Michael Choo Deputy General Manager Overseas Communication Team The Middle East was Kia’s fastest growing sales region in 2008 and has tallied over a 35% rise in sales through November 2009. So as the financial, trade and leisure Mecca of the region, Dubai was the perfect setting for the Kia Cadenza Exclusive Preview Event [...]
By Kye-hwan Roh Manager Sustainability Management Team What’s the difference? Kia Motors 2009 Sustainability Magazine “MOVE” Many companies and organizations publish reports and magazines. However, these publications often fail to serve their purpose of conveying information – especially if nobody reads them! Kia Motors’ 2009 sustainability report was produced using an easy-to-read magazine format. Along [...]
By Seung Hwan Lee Kia BUZZ Editor To live up to the high anticipation surrounding our new concept car, we have prepared three videos of Kia N° 3. Enjoy Kia N° 3 unveiling at the Geneva Motor Show, its promotional film and an exclusive interview clip of Kia’s chief designer Peter Schreyer.
By Michael Choo International PR Deputy General Manager For those of you who may be curious about what our Chief Design Officer, Peter Schreyer, enjoys to do during his downtime when working in Korea, I hope you enjoy these photos. Here is Peter playing the bass, a childhood pastime of his, at a local live [...]
By Michael Choo International PR Deputy General Manager Kia Motors Corporation Last week saw the domestic (Korean) market introduction of the all-new Kia Forte, which is the next generation Cerato (also known as ‘Spectra’ in some countries) and will retain the Cerato/Spectra name in overseas markets. Have a look at the below video of Kia’s [...]
By Jay Ryu Assistant Manager, Overseas Product Marketing Team On the premises of “Messe Frankfurt”, Mr. Peter Schreyer and Georg Kacher go in-depth about the Kia SOUL concepts. Georg Kacher is an internationally acknowledged automotive journalist and a jury member of the Car of the Year awards. He works freelance and has written for Auto [...]
By Peter Schreyer Chief Design Officer Kia Motors Corporation The most exciting moment for me as a designer is to get the first reactions on our new developed products, like now for the Borrego. The Borrego will be our key to entering the traditional full-size SUV segment and a strong statement of Kia´s intent to [...]