Is the second largest South Korean vehicle manufacturer (Hyundai is the first one), which sells about 1.5 million vehicles in a year (according to statistics of 2009). 40% of shares are in the hands of Hyundai Motor Company but still the control packet is owned by Kia administration.
The history of Kia starts on 1944 as a manufacturer of bicycle parts, which started build motorcycles in 1950s, truck in 60s and finally cars in the middle of 1970s, since then this Korean company keeps on growing and seems like it’s not going to stop.
Nowadays Kia Motor Company is ready to offer its customers some 20 great looking vehicles including cars, SUVs, MPVs and a couple of commercial vehicles. Let’s take a brief look at the most popular model out of a rather wide range of cars – Kia Rio 5-door model. It has EBD/ABS built-in systems for safety of its passengers, six airbags and specific structure of the body so if something happens you won’t get hurt. Back warning system is going to help you to avoid some annoyances considering. Kia Rio has pretty good performance rates along with ergonomic and attractive exterior and interior design. Rio is a great value for money considering the quality you get and the price. Kia is a rather good option for those who don’t want to spend too much money on a car but wants to get a reliable and safe vehicle.