Kia

'Sorry Jeep, but Kia now makes the best all-American SUV'
Kia

'Sorry Jeep, but Kia now makes the best all-American SUV'

With Kia winning the World Car of the Year 2020 award with the American-built Telluride, Mike Rutherford believes Kia has beaten Jeep at their own gam…
18 Apr 2020
New 2020 Kia Ceed Sportswagon Plug-in hybrid goes on sale
Kia Ceed Sportswagon

New 2020 Kia Ceed Sportswagon Plug-in hybrid goes on sale

The new Kia Ceed Sportwagen PHEV arrives with a claimed economy figure of 188mpg
6 Apr 2020
New 2020 Kia XCeed PHEV: prices, specs and release date
Kia XCeed

New 2020 Kia XCeed PHEV: prices, specs and release date

Plug-in hybrid version of the Kia XCeed promises up to 201.8mpg and 32g/km of CO2 from its petrol-electric powertrain
6 Apr 2020
New high-spec Kia XCeed Edition trim launched
Kia XCeed

New high-spec Kia XCeed Edition trim launched

The Kia XCeed Edition is a highly specced model for the lower end of the crossover’s line-up, priced at £20,995
6 Apr 2020
Hyundai Kona Hybrid vs Kia Niro Hybrid
Hyundai Kona

Hyundai Kona Hybrid vs Kia Niro Hybrid

The Hyundai Kona Hybrid and Kia Niro Hybrid battle it out in the lucrative hybrid SUV sector
19 Mar 2020
New Kia Soul EV 2020 review
Kia Soul EV

New Kia Soul EV 2020 review

The all-electric Kia Soul EV combines quirky design with enormous capability
28 Feb 2020
Hyundai i10 vs Toyota Aygo vs Kia Picanto
Hyundai i10 group test
Hyundai i10

Hyundai i10 vs Toyota Aygo vs Kia Picanto

We try the new Hyundai i10 out for size against its city car rivals, the Kia Picanto and Toyota Aygo
24 Feb 2020
All-new 2020 Kia Sorento revealed in design sketches
Kia Sorrento - sketch - front 3/4 static
Kia Sorento

All-new 2020 Kia Sorento revealed in design sketches

Next generation Kia Sorento flagship SUV will challenge premium rivals when it's revealed at the Geneva Motor Show
11 Feb 2020
Kia: 2035 petrol and diesel car ban doesn’t worry us
Kia e-Niro long termer - first report front
Kia

Kia: 2035 petrol and diesel car ban doesn’t worry us

Kia’s UK boss reveals his company can handle the proposed 2035 ban on new ICE cars and strict 2020 CO2 targets
7 Feb 2020
Kia and Hyundai invest in UK electric vehicle firm
Arrival Royal Mail van
Kia

Kia and Hyundai invest in UK electric vehicle firm

British EV firm Arrival gets huge €100million cash injection from Kia and Hyundai
16 Jan 2020
Kia announced 11-strong electric car plan for for 2025
Kia

Kia announced 11-strong electric car plan for for 2025

Kia’s ‘Plan S’ strategy will produce 11 fully-electric models by 2025, with a dedicated EV model due for release in 2021
14 Jan 2020
New Kia Niro PHEV 2020 review
Kia Niro PHEV - front
Kia Niro SUV

New Kia Niro PHEV 2020 review

The revised Kia Niro PHEV may tempt many who can’t wait for the all-electric e-Niro
10 Jan 2020
Used Kia Carens review
Used Kia Carens - front
Kia Carens MPV

Used Kia Carens review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Kia Carens covering the Carens Mk3 (2013-date)
5 Jan 2020
Kia releases Picanto and Stonic special editions
Kia Stonic Maxx - front 3/4 static
Kia

Kia releases Picanto and Stonic special editions

Kia Picanto Zest and Stonic Maxx get unique colours and generous equipment lists, while Niro PHEV now offered in cheaper ‘2’ trim level
2 Jan 2020
New Kia Optima revealed, but will not reach UK showrooms
Kia Optima - front
Kia Optima

New Kia Optima revealed, but will not reach UK showrooms

The covers have come off the next Kia Optima, however the Ford Mondeo rival has been dropped from the UK market
12 Nov 2019
Kia Futuron concept previews new electric SUV
Kia Futuron concept - front
Kia

Kia Futuron concept previews new electric SUV

The new all-electric Kia Futuron concept has been designed as a 'sports car on an SUV platform'
5 Nov 2019
Kia XCeed vs Ford Focus Active
Kia XCeed vs Ford Focus Active
Kia XCeed

Kia XCeed vs Ford Focus Active

Can the new Kia XCeed encroach on the Ford Focus Active's hatch-based territory?
19 Oct 2019
New Kia XCeed 1.4 petrol 2019 review
Kia XCeed 1.4 petrol - front
Kia XCeed SUV

New Kia XCeed 1.4 petrol 2019 review

We try out the new Kia XCeed pseudo-SUV with the brand's 1.4 T-GDi petrol engine to see if it's the pick of the range
1 Oct 2019
New Kia XCeed 2019 review
Kia XCeed - front
Kia XCeed SUV

New Kia XCeed 2019 review

The new jacked-up Kia XCeed hatchback fills a niche within a niche, but what's it like on UK roads?
30 Sep 2019
Kia e-Niro: long-term test review
Kia e-Niro - final report header
Kia e-Niro SUV

Kia e-Niro: long-term test review

Final report: we look back on six months living with the Kia e-Niro – the UK’s best affordable electric car
23 Sep 2019
Kia XCeed 2019 review
Kia XCeed - front tracking
Kia XCeed SUV

Kia XCeed 2019 review

The new XCeed fills the small gap between the regular Ceed and Niro, but is this a niche too far for Kia?
20 Sep 2019
Kia Venga (2010-2019) review
Kia Venga

Kia Venga (2010-2019) review

The Kia Venga has made a big impact in the mini MPV sector, with great space and strong value
13 Sep 2019
Owners name Britain’s best second-hand cars
Kia Sportage - front
Kia Sportage SUV

Owners name Britain’s best second-hand cars

Auto Express’s Driver Power used survey sees the fourth-generation Kia Sportage crowned the best second-hand car on the market today
11 Sep 2019
Kia Telluride
Kia Telluride - front tracking
Kia Telluride SUV

Kia Telluride

The new seven-seat Kia Telluride SUV offers much, but sadly it’s not coming to the UK
28 Aug 2019
Kia Stinger GT420: getting to grips with Kia's track car
Kia Stinger GT420 - front tracking with Kia Stinger
Kia Stinger GT coupe

Kia Stinger GT420: getting to grips with Kia's track car

We head to Silverstone to test out the one-off Kia Stinger GT420, Kia's skunkworks track focused race car
26 Aug 2019
Kia Ceed GT-Line S: long-term test review
Kia Ceed Long term goodbye
Kia Ceed Hatchback

Kia Ceed GT-Line S: long-term test review

Final report: the Kia Ceed is a strong contender in the family hatch class; just avoid the auto gearbox
19 Aug 2019
Kia Ceed SW vs Renault Megane ST vs Skoda Octavia Estate
Kia Ceed SW vs Renault Megane Sport Tourer vs Skoda Octavia Estate - header
Kia Ceed Sportswagon

Kia Ceed SW vs Renault Megane ST vs Skoda Octavia Estate

Family estate buyers have never had it so good. We test the Kia Ceed SW against the Renault Megane Sport Tourer and Skoda Octavia Estate
17 Aug 2019
New Kia Niro Hybrid 2019 review
New Kia Niro Hybrid - front
Kia Niro SUV

New Kia Niro Hybrid 2019 review

The Kia Niro Hybrid has been treated to a mid-life refresh, but have the updates made it better than ever?
16 Aug 2019
Kia Niro PHEV - best plug-in hybrid cars
Kia Niro PHEV - front
Kia Niro

Kia Niro PHEV - best plug-in hybrid cars

The Niro PHEV isn’t the most interesting car to drive, but it’s easy to live with and there’s decent space on offer.
15 Aug 2019
Eco driving: tips to extend your electric car range
Eco driving tips - Kia e-Niro - front tracking traffic
Kia e-Niro SUV

Eco driving: tips to extend your electric car range

We joined IAM Roadsmart to pick up some top eco driving tips on how to take your electric car further
9 Aug 2019
Used Kia Soul review
Used Kia Soul - front
Kia Soul Hatchback

Used Kia Soul review

A full used buyer’s guide on the Kia Soul covering the Soul Mk2 (2014-2019)
1 Aug 2019
Skoda Scala vs Volkswagen Golf vs Kia Ceed
Skoda Scala VW Golf Kia Ceed group
Skoda Scala

Skoda Scala vs Volkswagen Golf vs Kia Ceed

We find out if the all-new Skoda Scala hatch can hold its own against the Volkswagen Golf and Kia Ceed
26 Jul 2019
Nissan Leaf vs Kia e-Niro
Nissan Leaf Kia e-Niro twin test
Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf vs Kia e-Niro

The Nissan Leaf is at the forefront of the EV revolution, but is the new longer-range e+ a match for Kia’s class-leading e-Niro?
19 Jul 2019
3. Kia Picanto - Best city cars
Kia Picanto - front
Kia Picanto Hatchback

3. Kia Picanto - Best city cars

The new Kia Picanto is good to drive, has a big-car kit list, is spacious and well-made - all factors that has helped it jump up the rankings in the c…
10 Jul 2019
All-new Kia XCeed crossover: UK prices announced
Kia XCeed - front
Kia Ceed

All-new Kia XCeed crossover: UK prices announced

Kia has announced UK pricing information for its new XCeed crossover, which starts from £20,795
5 Jul 2019
New Kia Soul EV: pricing and specification announced
Kia Soul EV - front
Kia Soul EV

New Kia Soul EV: pricing and specification announced

Following its debut at the Geneva Motor Show, a launch edition version of the all-electric Kia Soul is now on sale priced from £33,795
5 Jul 2019