Kia Canada records third consecutive month of outstanding retail sales

    MISSISSAUGA, ON, Aug. 4 /CNW/ - Kia Canada retailed 5,110 vehicles this
July, up 29.6 percent from the same month last year, to record the third
consecutive month that Kia Canada retailed over 5,000 units. On a year-to-date
basis, Kia Canada's sales are 20.4 percent higher than 2008 sales through

    Other Highlights:

    -   July marked the Quebec Region's 3rd consecutive month of exceeding
        2,000 unit sales and is noteworthy as the best retail month in the
        region's history
    -   July was also the best ever retail month for both the Central and
        Atlantic Regions
    -   The Soul continues to resonate with consumers and is becoming a core
        car line for Kia accounting for 936 sales in July
    -   The Rio and Rondo continue their strong performance attaining 1,335
        and 979 units respectively

    Kia Canada Inc. ( - is a subsidiary of Kia Motors
Corporation (KMC) in Korea. Founded in Canada in 1999, Kia Canada Inc. sells
and services high quality class leading vehicles like the Soul and Forte
through a network of 155 dealers nationwide. Kia Canada Inc. employs 134
people in its Mississauga, Ontario headquarters and four regional offices
across Canada.
    In an effort to meet the needs of its customers in these uncertain
economic times, Kia Canada launched The KIA Integrity Advantage Program. The
Program provides customers with the peace of mind they need to purchase a
vehicle by enabling them to return their financed or leased vehicles within
the first year of ownership in the event of certain unforeseen life
circumstances. More information on the KIA Integrity Advantage Program can be
obtained at (

For further information:

For further information: Kia Canada Inc. Media Contact: Shelley Tavener,
Public Relations Manager, Tel: (905) 755-6351, E-mail:

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