Mirroring the predicament faced by its fellow Asian brands Nissan and Kia, Japanese car maker Suzuki saw its profit numbers decrease for the year. But while the two suffered single-digit percent losses, Suzuki saw a massive 46.2 percent drop for the April-June quarter. Japan’s fourth-largest automotive manufacturer posted an operating …

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Kia Motors Corporation announced its global sales for July 2019. The figure stands at 225,905 units, which is 2.7 percent lower than what the South Korean car brand sold on the same period the previous year. The number one selling model was the Kia Sportage crossover. The car managed 36,083 units …

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With 365 hp under the hood, the Kia Stinger GT is already an impressive sports car on its own. But as it appears, that much speed is not enough for some people, particularly those behind Kia Motors UK. And so the British branch of the South Korean car manufacturer set …

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Don’t look now but the Koreans are dominating the scene when it comes to J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study (IQS) for brand-new vehicles in the United States for 2019. And their brands that reign supreme above all else are Genesis, Kia, and Hyundai. Hyundai’s luxury nameplate, Genesis, topped the study …

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The 2019 Kia Stinger earned the highest safety rating given by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The IIHS awarded a Top Safety Pick + to the Kia fastback equipped with the brand’s signature frontal crash system. The award gives Kia another TSP notch under its belt, which now …

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Following the revelation of the exterior design of its new small SUV, Kia Motors is now showing off the interior sketch of the vehicle’s cabin. To be revealed soon, the new small SUV’s interior “makes a bold design statement and has a focus on maximum ease of use.” The cabin …

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Kia Motors has revealed the first image of its new small SUV. Due to be revealed fully soon, the new vehicle possesses the space and capabilities of a traditional SUV in a compact package. With a modern and urbane design, inspired by the 2019 Kia SP Signature Concept, the SUV …

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The Kia Stinger is officially here, and Kia Philippines launched it in such a huge way in the recently-concluded Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) that it made a lot of instant fans and left many of them wanting more. That said, as Kia’s first real foray into the performance car …

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Kia Philippines made its presence felt this year, this time bringing in the ‘second’ and ‘third box’ by bringing the much-awaited Kia Stinger and the all-new Kia Forte at the 2019 Manila International Auto Show. During the product launch, Kia Philippines President Manny Aligada revealed the two with the chief …

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We earlier reported that BPI Family Savings Bank (BFSB), the country’s largest thrift bank which is owned by the Ayala Corporation, will be the bank partner for the ninth straight year of the Manila International Auto Show, which will take place from April 4 to 7, 2019, at the World …

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Art Fair Philippines 2019

From February 22 to 24 at the The Link in Makati City, AC Automotive showcases the imaginative ingenuity of Filipino modern artist Ian Carlo Jaucian at the Art Fair Philippines 2019: The Best in Philippine Contemporary Art. Art Fair Philippines, now on its sixth year, is the premier platform for …

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The second month of 2019 is almost over. Just like that, we’re already coming into the latter part of this year’s first quarter. Time flies so fast, which is why you should make good use of it. The Philippine automotive industry values the essence of time as several manufacturers have …

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Car shopping in the Philippines could be a bit confusing and overwhelming due to the many vehicle choices in the market. You need to be smart and need to contain your excitement when you’re looking for a brand-new car. One of the ways of being a smart, brand-new car buyer …

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The Ayala Corp. has taken over the reigns of Kia, and it announced this particular development in a big way with the launch of the new Soluto sedan. Known as the Pegas in China, where the car is assembled, the Soluto is Kia’s latest entry into the subcompact category, where …

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Kia Philippines

The Kia brand was recently relaunched, with Kia Philippines now under the banner of AC Automotive, which itself falls under the Ayala Corporation’s AC Industrials. With Kia’s local relaunch, the distributor is eager to reintroduce itself to the public, and to do that, it is holding an exhibit of its …

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