Right from our beginnings in 2005, Kia has impacted on the New Zealand car market with the number of satisfied Kiwi Kia owners growing from year by year. Kia grows from strentgh to strength in popularity and innovative design.

  • 2010
    • Kia dealer network totals 22 outlets nationwide.
    • New Kia sales estimated exceed 2200 units nationwide.
    • Kia launches Cerato design series Saloon, Koup and hatchback under the leadership of award winning international desighner Peter Schreyer.
    • Kia Koup is NZ’s #1 Sports car from mid 2010.
    • All new Kia Sportage launched in Queenstown hailed as yet another innovative design triumph.
  • 2009
    • Kia begins its sponsorship of the ASB Tennis Classic sponsoring the Kia Singles and Doubles titles.
    • The new Kia Sorento R is released to rave reviews with the car being awarded the AMI Autocar 2009 SUV of the Year.
    • Kia moves to its new Highbrook national headquarters with integrated showroom in East Tamaki, Auckland.
  • 2008
    • Kia starts its sponsorship of the Kia Motors Devonport Food and Wine Festival.
    • Kia moves to the Kia Dome at the National Fieldays giving greater presence to the brand.
  • 2007
    • Kia dealer network totals 20 outlets nationwide.
    • Kia surpasses 2000 new vehicle sales.
  • 2006
    • Kia releases new Kia Magentis and wins Autocar Medium Car of the Year award.
    • Kia makes its first appearance at the National Fieldays as a full range manufacturer.
    • Kia again is awarded New Zealands fast growing car brand.
  • 2005
    • Kia has the distinction of being New Zealands fastest growing car brand.
    • Kia dealer network totals 16 outlets nationwide.
    • Kia surpasses 1500 new vehicle sales nationwide.