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    Kia Rio facelift appears ahead of Paris show debut

    The Kia Rio facelift has made an early appearance before its scheduled show debut in Paris later in the week. As Kia’s global best-selling model, the fourth-generation Rio is vital to the Korean carmaker’s immediate […]


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    Kia Picanto five-door gets a very minor facelift

    An updated 5-door Kia Picanto has appeared in certain markets, looking different yet familiar at the same time. This is because the minor facelift for the five-door basically takes the front end look from the […]


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    SsangYong XIV-Air, XIV-Adventure concepts teased

    SsangYong’s B-segment crossover challenger, the SsangYong X100, is almost ready – the company has teased two Paris-bound “near production ready” concepts, the SsangYong XIV-Air and the SsangYong XIV-Adventure, ahead of the production model’s debut reported to […]


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    Lotus hires Kia Europe’s exec, Jean-Charles Lievens

    Current Lotus CEO Jean Marc Gales has revealed in a statement recently that Kia Europe’s former European markets expert, Jean-Charles Lievens, has been appointed to develop the automaker’s sales network in France, Italy, Spain and […]


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    SPYSHOTS: Is this a Hyundai “i30 N” hot hatch?

    Is Hyundai preparing a hotter version of its C-segment Hyundai i30 hatchback for performance enthusiasts? Seen here is a Hyundai i30 that’s been given a lowered suspension, 18 inch alloy wheels from the Kia pro_cee’d […]