Kia Canada Inc. reports 7,551 vehicles sold in May

  • Year to date sales are slightly down, 0.9 per cent versus 2016
  • Best May year-to-date sales ever for Kia Sportage and Kia Forte

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Kia Canada Inc. reported today 7,551 total vehicles sold for the month of May, representing a 6.3 per cent increase versus 2016.  May sales were led by the Kia Forte (up 72.7 per cent with 1,933 units sold), Kia Sorento (up 5.5 per cent with 1,514 units sold) and Kia Sportage (with 1,330 units sold).  

"Both the Sportage and Forte have achieved record year-to-date sales, showing how their award winning design elements and state-of-the-art safety feature offerings are resonating with the Canadian Consumer," said Ted Lancaster, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (COO), KIA Canada Inc. "We expect this momentum to continue throughout our lineup in June with the continuation of the "Pick Your Payment" event, designed to offer competitive programs to Canadians from coast to coast."

June 2017 Incentives:
Kia Canada is pleased to continue the "Pick Your Payment" sales event featuring great 0% financing for 84 months or 0% lease for 39 months plus up to $2,000 bonus on select 2017 Forte and Sorento models. Cash purchasers can enjoy up to $5,000 in discount on 2016 Forte5, Forte Koup, or Optima models. Some conditions apply, please see dealer for complete details.

About Kia Canada Inc.
Kia Canada Inc. (, 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 190 dealers nationwide. Kia Canada Inc. employs 154 people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters and four regional offices across Canada, including a 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.

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