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Drivers of Kia Motors America vehicles will continue to get a three-month SiriusXM All Access subscription upon purchase for another five years.
Combined U.S. sales at Hyundai and Kia rose 9 percent to 120,623 in June, helped by healthy demand for expanded crossover lineups.
The review, confirmed in a letter to Sen. Bill Nelson, follows a petition from the Center for Auto Safety for federal safety regulators to investigate noncrash fire risks in Kia and Hyundai vehicles.
Korean brands secured the top three spots in J.D. Power's annual report card on new-vehicle quality for the first time in the study's 31-year history. New quality at the Detroit 3 continues to improve faster than the overall industry.
The Center for Auto Safety has asked the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to investigate certain Kia and Hyundai vehicles built in the United States for potential noncrash fire risk.
Tesla slashing 9% of workforce; Tariff woes: U.S. could lose 1 million sales, analyst says; Barra: 'So many moving pieces'; Group seeks Hyundai, Kia fire probe; Dealers less optimistic.
Saad Chehab, who joined Kia Motors America in May 2017 as vice president of marketing communications, said the brand needed the fresh look for its summer sales campaign.
Kia is recalling more than 507,000 vehicles in the United States because an electronic glitch may prevent airbags from deploying in the event of a crash.
Japan carmakers slam tariff threat; Kia recall; Group urges Autopilot fix; UAW-Chrysler training center sues to retrieve embezzled funds; As GM, Waymo ramp up, Ford plays long game.
Kia is recalling 106,428 Sedona minivans because the power sliding door may not automatically reverse in the presence of obstructions.
Hyundai-Kia, behind an expanded crossover lineup, snapped a 17-month streak of U.S. sales declines with a 5.9 percent advance in May light-vehicle deliveries.
Kia Motors America has handed the COO reins to Michael Cole, who manned the same position for its European operation since November 2012.
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