2022-07-01 | Press release | BEST MONTHLY SALES EVER FOR ALL-NEW KIA SPORTAGE IN JUNE

Kia America Oldest Nameplate Sets All-Time Monthly Sales Record, Exceeds 10,000 Units for Third Consecutive Month

IRVINE, Calif., July 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kia America today announced June sales of 65,142 units, a 12% increase month-over-month. The all-new Sportage SUV posted an all-time monthly sales record of 14,153 units. June also marked the third consecutive month that sales of the Sportage SUV topped 10,000 units, contributing to a record SUV overall sales ratio of 71%. Additionally, Kia captured its largest market share, beating the previous record achieved in July 2021.

“With our wide range of sedans, SUVs and electrified vehicles, Kia offers the most balanced model lineup in the industry,” said Eric WatsonVice President, Sales Operations, Kia America. “The continued popularity of the EV6 and the strong initial sales performance of the all-new Sportage SUV continue to push the brand on its upward trajectory. the year.”

In addition to the sales, June saw several big announcements from the brand, including:

  • 2022 Kia EV6 Named Among Wards 10 Best Interiors & UX Award Winners
  • The Forte takes top honors in the compact car segment; and the Carnival, K5, Rio, Sportage and Telluride models – each ranked second in their respective categories – according to JD Power’s 2022 US Initial Quality Study (IQS)

Kia America – about us

Based at Irvine, California, Kia America continues to top automotive quality surveys and is recognized as one of the top 100 global brands. Kia is the “Official Automotive Partner” of the NBA and offers a range of gasoline, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electrified vehicles sold through a network of nearly 750 dealerships in the United States, including several cars and SUVs proudly assembled in America. .

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MONTH OF JUNE

YEAR TO DATE

Model

2022

2021

2022

2021

EV6

2,567

N / A

12,568

N / A

Rio

2,986

3,590

14,918

16,673

Strong

9,299

11,482

51,806

62,159

K5/Optima

5,922

8,641

35,312

51 120

Cadence

N / A

32

1

225

Stinger

713

1,404

5,163

6,498

K900

N / A

3

N / A

70

Soul

4,954

7,103

27,608

38,780

Niro

1,723

2,633

17,666

11,817

Seltos

2,193

3,568

19,766

32,185

Sportage

14,153

11,828

52,356

53,374

Sorento

8,133

7,405

39,045

48,313

Telluride

9,186

7,613

46,893

45,438

Carnival/Sedona

3,313

3,184

10,238

11,859

Total

65 142

68,486

333 340

378,511

(PRNewsphoto/Kia Motors America)

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