Kia's Product Portfolio Plans: Up From The Bargain Basement

KIA IN AMERICA

1994:
The $8495 Sephia sedan, Kia's first U.S. offering, arrives.

1996:
The Sportage SUV begins to be sold in the U.S.

1997:
Kia sells its 100,000th car in the United States.

1999:
Kia finally has nationwide (49-state) distribution.

2003:
The millionth Kia is delivered.

2009:
Kia sales finish in eighth place, ahead of GMC, Jeep, Volkswagen, Mazda, and Lexus, among many others.

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