Kia Canada Inc. Reports 5,546 Sales In November

  • Kia Canada November sales up 20.5 per cent versus 2015 
  • Award winning Sorento and Sportage achieved best November YTD sales in Kia Canada history

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Kia Canada Inc. reported 5,546 vehicles sold in the month of November, up 20.5 per cent compared to 2015. Calendar year-to-date sales are up 4.9 per cent versus the same period last year with 67,468 total sales reported.

The month of November marked Kia Canada's best year-to-date sales results for Sportage and Sorento carlines. Sorento has achieved 14,642 total sales year-to-date, up 8.5 per cent year over year. With a 74.6 per cent increase over the same period last year, Sportage achieved 10,642 sales year-to-date. The Sportage also achieved the best November sales on record totaling 1,120 units sold, representing a 100 per cent increase versus 2015.  

The month of November also witnessed strong sales for the Soul carline, which includes the award winning Soul EV, with sales totaling 1,018 units. The Forte compact line-up also experienced strong November results with 987 units sold, achieving a 49.1 per cent increase versus November sales in 2015.       

"Kia Canada's 2016 momentum continued in November, with Canadians continuing to see the great quality and value in our lineup," said Ted Lancaster, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), Kia Canada Inc. "In particular, our J.D. Power award-winning Sportage and Soul recorded record months and our top-selling Sorento also enjoyed its best November ever. Kia will be finishing 2016 on a high note, with great offers like our Unwrap a Deal and Don't Pay Until Spring promotions available for Canadians this December. From everyone at Kia, we wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season."

December 2016 Incentives:

The "Unwrap a Deal" sales event is back this December. Customers can celebrate the holiday season by unwrapping a minimum of $500 holiday bonus and up to $1,500 on all new 2016 and 2017 models. Come see Kia's award winning line-up and take advantage of additional savings on top of our already great lease and finance offers. Enjoy huge discounts on 2016 and 2017 models and Do Not Pay Until Spring when you finance! This is an amazing time to bring home a new Kia vehicle this holiday.

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About Kia Canada

Kia Canada Inc. (www.kia.cawww.facebook.com/kiacanada) a maker of quality vehicles for the young-at-heart is a subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation (KMC) which was founded in 1999 and sells and services high quality, class leading vehicles like the Soul, Forte, Optima and Sorento through a network of 188 dealers nationwide. Kia Canada Inc. employs 149 people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters and four regional offices across Canada, with an all-new state-of-the-art facility in Montreal. Kia's brand slogan "The Power to Surprise" represents the company's global commitment to surprise the world by providing exciting & inspiring experiences that go beyond expectations.

SOURCE KIA Canada Inc.

For further information: Mark James, Corporate Communications Manager, Kia Canada Inc., T: 905-755-6251, C: 416-660-3568, E: mjames@kia.ca; Maxime Surette, Product Communications Manager; Kia Canada Inc., T: 905-755-6272, C: 416-316-3313, E: msurette@kia.ca; John Adzija, National Manager, Corporate Communications & Corporate Partnerships, Kia Canada Inc., T: 905-755-6266, C: 905-301-6207, E: jadzija@kia.ca

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