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Kia Trim Levels, Configurations, Pros vs Cons

About Kia

  • 1944: Kia kicks off in Korea, making steel tubes and bikes. Humble beginnings!

  • 1970s: Kia starts producing cars, launching the Brisa (a rebadged Mazda Familia). Gotta start somewhere!

  • 1992: Kia Motors America opens, bringing Kia to the US market. Hello America!

  • 1990s: Kia expands with affordable, reliable rides like the Sephia and Sportage SUV. Practical wheels for the people.

  • 2000s: Rapid growth with hits like the Optima, Sorento and quirky Soul. Making its mark!

  • 2010s: Kia focuses on design and tech, dropping sweet rides like the Cadenza, Stinger and Niro hybrid. Stepping it up!

  • 2020s: More electric and hybrids planned, like the EV6 SUV and Niro EV.!