SOURCE: Kia Motors Corporation
Kia Motors posts 4.3% global sales growth in first half of 2014
Cumulatively through the first six months of 2014, China, North America, General Markets* and Europe* have experienced gains of 12.0% (326,108 units sold), 6.5% (334,357 units sold), 2.9% (263,239 units sold) and 1.3% (300,383 units sold), respectively.
Kia's bestselling model in overseas markets for the first six months of 2014 was the B-segment Rio (known as 'K2' in China) with 247,388 units sold. The C-segment Cerato (known as 'Forte' or 'K3' in some markets) was the second bestseller with 219,484 units delivered, while the Sportage compact CUV, Optima D-segment sedan and Soul urban crossover followed with 209,045, 133,370 and 97,114 units sold, respectively.