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Kia Motors Slovakia set its highest record for production in 2014 with more than 323,000 cars and 493,000 engines produced at its Zilina production facility, the sole European manufacturing plant owned by Kia Motors. That represents a 3 percent increase in car production output compared to the previous year. Thanks to the increased demand from its major markets, including Russia, United Kingdom, and Germany, the Zilina plant was able to run at full production capacity.
These are exciting times to be a member of the Kia Design Team. We have the opportunity to shape our brand through the creation of outstanding design statements with many new projects in succession, with the rapidly changing global awareness of Kia.
By Kia Design Center Sporty and refreshing color schemes were needed to match Venga’s dynamic and distinctive style to appeal to our main target group of young European consumers. Color trim designers from Namyang and Europe design centers joined hands to analyze the lifestyle and sensibility of the locals to develop optimal colors and materials. [...]
By Kia Design Center Designing the interior We considered and reviewed a wide range of possibilities to come up with an interior that is modern and trendy, yet practical. The objective was to create a car that fits the European lifestyle. Centralized audio dials and the dual dial HVAC unit catches the eye with their [...]
By Kia Design Center Kia Venga: Taking the MPV beyond Versatility We designers love to think outside the box. For us, creativity implies the playful rethinking of an established approach and the motivation to defy conventions. When we started the Venga project, we were greatly inspired by the challenges to design the most attractive compact [...]
Two weeks ago, we covered Venga’s HAC (Hill-start Assist Control) which helps drivers feel free from the risk of the car moving backwards. It’s a convenient feature for manual transmission drivers! Today we will introduce the latest A/C system to make Venga’s cabin warm up or cool down faster. Let’s take a look. Discharge temperature [...]
The name Venga is derived from Spanish for ‘Let’s go’ or ‘Come’ and has a playful connotation like a cartoon character. The for-Europe-only Venga is styled according to the Kia family look and features a wide range of cutting-edge convenience items. We’ll take a look at all of the convenience features and new electronic technologies [...]
Venga Q & A
David Labrosse Product Planning Manager Europe Technical Center Hello to all Kia BUZZ bloggers! The Kia BUZZ editorial team has collected questions that came up in the blogosphere related to Kia Venga. We thought what better way to answer them then through this little Q&A we cooked up for you. 1. What is Venga about? [...]
By Pamela A. Munoz Overseas Communication Team There were a number of new showings from Kia at the Frankfurt Motor Show this year, one of which was the new Kia Venga for the European market. We know not everyone could make it to the show, so, with the power of technology, we’ve made it possible [...]
First Venga Images
By Michael Choo Deputy General Manager, Overseas Communication Team Kia Motors today released the very first official images of the all-new Venga B-segment MPV for Europe, which will make its world premiere next month at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Please click on the thumbnails below to download high resolution images.