Top 10 Automobile Companies in USA 2015

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8. Kia Motors America

Kia Motors America is the marketing, sales and distribution arm of the South Korean manufacturer Kia Motor Corporation.


Kia motors Corporation is headquartered at Seoul, South Korea. Moreover, it is 33.88% owned by Hyundai Motor Company (as of December 2013). Kia motor corporation is the subsidiary of Hyundai-Kia Automotive group. Kia motors America was incorporated in the year 1992. Its product portfolio includes minivans, luxury cars and commercial vehicles. Its manufacturing plant in United States of America is located at Georgia. It sponsors many sporting events like FIFA world cup, UEFA European Championship, Liga ACB, National Basketball Association (NBA), Asian Games, Australian open, Archery world cup etc. Some of its models include: Optima, Cadenza, K900, Sorento, Sedona, Sportage, Forte, Forte coup, Optima hybrid etc. In April 2015, Kia Motor America has sold 53,282  units in USA which is 0.73% less as compared to units sold in April 2014.

Units sold in FY15 = 588,328

Market Share = 3.52%

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