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5 Hyundai, Kia models have high fire insurance claim rates

DETROIT (AP) — An insurance study shows that owners of five Hyundai and Kia cars and SUVs file fire insurance claims at a rate far higher than the average for comparable vehicles.The Highway Loss Data Institute analyzed claims data... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ap, Detroit, Hyundai, Kia, Hyundai Kia, Highway Loss Data Institute


Kia Will Fund a Scholarship Instead of Paying for a Celebrity in Its Super Bowl Ad

In recent years, Kia has become synonymous with running Super Bowl ads that star a celebrity. The brand featured Aerosmith's Steven Tyler in 2018, Melissa McCarthy in 2017, Christopher Walken in 2016, Pierce Brosnan in 2015, and Laurence Fishburne as his Matrix character Morpheus in 2014. But this year, Kia is breaking precedent and running...
Tags: General, Advertising, Christopher Walken, Steven Tyler, Kia, Laurence Fishburne, Aerosmith, Melissa Mccarthy, Pierce Brosnan, The Big Game


2020 Kia Telluride: The South Korean Range Rover

2020 Kia Telluride debuts at the North American International Auto Show. The Telluride is a luxurious and rugged family SUV with seating for eight. The 3.8-liter GDI V6 motor can tow 5,000 lbs. All-wheel drive is available. Well, look what we have here. The 2020 Kia Telluride. I and the rest of the guys here at Automoblog got our first glimpse of the Telluride during the 2018 New York Fashion Week. It graced Brandon Maxwell’s Texas-inspired fashion collection, so it naturally came with rugged ...
Tags: Texas, Power, United States, Autos, Rob Gronkowski, Tom Brady, Audi, Hyundai, Kia, Telluride, Irvine California, Kia Telluride, Palisade, Kia Motors America, Car News, Brandon Maxwell


in which we reluctantly begin the search for a new vehicle

We were warned about this! We were half-expecting it.Our car didn't pass the inspection for BC auto insurance. Supposedly this is what happens when you bring a car from another province. We drive an old (2006) Kia Spectra, which we bought two years ago when our even older (2005) Chevy Optra was hit by a careless driver and our insurance carrier dumped it. Considering its age and its 155,000 kilometres, the Kia has been very solid. Before we drove west, we brought it for a full check-up and got e...
Tags: Travel, Personal, Kia, Allan, Laura K, Moving To Bc


Prince Philip 'could be sent on driving awareness course' as police investigate crash

The Duke of Edinburgh could be sent on a drivers’ awareness course, it has emerged, as police continue to investigate a crash which left two women hospitalised. The Duke, 97, is understood to have no intention of giving up driving, having been photographed on public roads driving a new car less than 48 hours after the accident. He is understood to be complying with a Norfolk Police investigation, which will see him interviewed about what happened. Two women, aged 45 and 28, will also be asked fo...
Tags: News, Michelle Obama, Edinburgh, Kia, Duke, Sandringham, Barack, Philip, Norfolk Police, Geoff Pugh, Windsor Credit, Kia Carens, Sandringham Witnesses


Prince Philip has not said sorry for car crash, injured woman claims

Emma Fairweather has reportedly said she is in a lot of pain after breaking her wrist in the collision but feels ignoredA woman who broke her wrist in a car crash with Prince Philip claims she has not received an apology from the royal family even though she could have been killed.Emma Fairweather, 46, was a passenger in her unnamed friend’s Kia, along with her friend’s nine-month-old baby, when the collision with the Duke of Edinburgh’s Land Rover Freelander occurred as he pulled out on to the ...
Tags: UK News, Monarchy, Edinburgh, Kia, Philip, Prince Philip, Emma Fairweather, Queen 's Norfolk


Police speak to Prince Philip after he is 'pictured driving again'

Duke reportedly back behind the wheel without a seatbelt as it is revealed councillors and police had clashed over speed cameras plans Police have spoken to the Duke of Edinburgh after he was pictured driving a new Land Rover, seemingly without a seatbelt, just 48 hours after his crash with a Kia car carrying two women and a baby.Images published on Saturday appear to show Prince Philip, wearing tinted glasses, back behind the wheel of a replacement Freelander on the Queen’s Sandringham estate i...
Tags: UK News, The Queen, Road Safety, Edinburgh, Norfolk, Kia, Duke, Sandringham, Philip, Prince Philip


First picture: Prince Philip car crash victim 'not getting enough support from Palace'

A mother of two whose wrist was broken when the car she was in collided with Prince Philip’s Land Rover has told friends she is “unhappy” with the way Buckingham Palace has handled the accident. The Telegraph can reveal that Emma Fairweather, 45, was the passenger in the Kia car last Thursday when it struck the Duke of Edinburgh’s Land Rover near the Queen’s Sandringham estate in Norfolk. Ms Fairweather has since complained of feeling “overwhelmed” by the experience of being involved, firstly, i...
Tags: News, Buckingham Palace, Roy, Edinburgh, Norfolk, Land Rover, Kia, Duke, Alex, King, Sandringham, Helena Horton, Philip, Lynn, York University, Norfolk Police


Police warned that cameras were needed on road where Prince Philip crashed

Councillors delayed safety measures two years ago, saying they would be a ‘cash cow’Prince Philip’s car crash in Norfolk last week has reignited the debate around road safety after it emerged police and councillors had clashed over plans to install speed cameras where the accident occurred.On Friday, the day after a Land Rover driven by the Queen’s 97-year-old husband was in collision with a Kia carrying two women, aged 28 and 45, and a baby, Norfolk County Council’s environment, development and...
Tags: UK News, The Queen, Road Safety, Norfolk, Kia, Sandringham, Philip, Prince Philip, Norfolk County Council


Prince Philip Was Looking Into the Sun Before Car Accident

Outside of his control? Nature played a part in Prince Philip’s car accident on Thursday, January 17, according to Queen Elizabeth II’s former press secretary Dickie Arbiter. Celebrity Injuries “The road that the accident occurred on is notorious for accidents, all related to speed. Prince Philip had been on a smaller side road, going onto the bigger road, and was looking into the sun and obviously didn’t see the other car coming when he pulled out,” Arbiter told Us Weekly exclusivel...
Tags: England, Religion, BBC News, Buckingham Palace, Edinburgh, Norfolk, Land Rover, Kia, King, US Weekly, Elizabeth Ii, Queen Elizabeth Ii, Elizabeth, Philip, Anne, Elizabeth Hospital


Prince Philip crash: Duke goes to hospital after car crash which injured two others

The Duke of Edinburgh has been to hospital today to be examined after a serious car crash which saw his car roll. The Duke, 97, appeared to walk free from the wreckage after being helped by passersby, and was initially said to have "no injuries".  He has today attended  the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn for closer examination, with palace aides now saying he has "no injuries of concern".  A Buckingham Palace spokesman said: “On doctor's advice, The Duke of Edinburgh visited the...
Tags: Science, Theresa May, Buckingham Palace, Edinburgh, Kia, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Duke, King, Palace, Sandringham, Philip, Lynn, Elizabeth Hospital, Norfolk Police, Prince Philip, Sandringham Estate


Prince Philip crash: 9-month-old baby in other car unhurt; woman suffers broken wrist

British police are investigating Thursday's collision between a Land Rover driven by Prince Philip and a Kia carrying two women and a 9-month-old baby.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Kia, Philip


Prince Philip crash: As Duke takes delivery of another Land Rover, will he be back on the road soon?

A replacement Land Rover, previously driven by the Duke of Edinburgh, has been delivered to the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, hours after his car was involved in a horror crash. A black Land Rover Freelander was driven into Sandringham inside a delivery truck on Friday morning. The Land Rover is the same model as the one Prince Philip, 97, was driving in yesterday's crash, which also involved a Kia. It is believed to be the same car he has been seen driving near to Balmoral in September 201...
Tags: News, Buckingham Palace, Edinburgh, Norfolk, Kia, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Duke, Sandringham, Norfolk Constabulary, Balmoral, Philip, Lynn, Norfolk Police, Prince Phillip, Geoff Robinson, Roy Warne


Prince Philip will accept he can no longer drive while 'muttering under his breath', says friend Gyles Brandreth

Prince Philip will begrudgingly accept his days of driving are over after his "miracle escape" from a crash near the Sandringham Estate, his friend and biographer has said.  The Duke of Edinburgh walked from the wreckage of his car on Thursday afternoon on the A149 after his Land Rover collided with a Kia. Witnesses described it as a "miracle" that His Royal Highness managed to escape uninjured. The Duke of Edinburgh, 97, was left bleeding following the accident which saw his car "tumble" across...
Tags: News, Bbc, Edinburgh, Kia, Aston Martin, Duke, Sandringham, West Sussex, Windsor, Philip, Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh, Roger Taylor, Gyles Brandreth, Lord Mountbatten, Lagonda


Prince Philip crash: Police investigating Duke car crash which left two women hospitalised

Police are investigating a car crash in which the Duke of Edinburgh was left bleeding and two women were hospitalised.  The Duke's car was seen to "tumble" across a road near the Sandringham Estate following the collision, with an eyewitness reporting that he was helped from his car before immediately asking whether others were "alright". The Duke, 97, has survived the serious car accident with no injuries, according to the palace, with a witness claiming his Land Rover turned over several t...
Tags: News, Wales, Bbc, Theresa May, Buckingham Palace, Edinburgh, Norfolk, Land Rover, Road, Kia, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Duke, King, Sandringham, Committee, Sam Russell


AJAC announces Canadian car of the year award category winners

BEST VEHICLES IN CANADA FOR 2019 ANNOUNCED ACROSS 12 CATEGORIESBY AUTOMOBILE JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA Canadian Car of the Year and Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Yearcategory winners revealed at Montreal International Auto Show MONTREAL, QUE. – The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) announced today the vehicles its members selected as the best in Canada for 2019 in each of 12 categories spanning segments that include cars, utility vehicles, and pick-up truck...
Tags: Toronto, Canada, Ford, Autos, Chrysler, Jaguar, Vancouver, Kia, Halifax, Volvo, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, AJAC, Kia Forte, Mark Richardson, In The Garage


Kia SP2i to be available in a sporty variant with an exclusive engine - Report

Kia has planned three different engine options for the production SP Concept,...
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Hyundai, Kia recall 168,000 vehicles due to increased fire risk

Hyundai and Kia have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation. About 168,000 vehicles have the fuel pipe problem.            [Author: The Associated Press]
Tags: News, Associated Press, Hyundai, Kia, The Associated Press, Hyundai Kia


Kia issues new U.S. recall of 68,000 vehicles for fire risks

Kia Motors Corp said on Wednesday it would recall 68,000 U.S. vehicles at risk of fuel leaks after it previously recalled them in 2017 for engine fire risks.
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Hyundai, Kia recall vehicles due to increased fire risk

DETROIT (AP) — Despite a government shutdown, Hyundai and Kia are moving ahead with a recall of about 168,000 vehicles to fix a fuel pipe problem that can cause engine fires. The problem stems from improper repairs during previous... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ap, Detroit, Hyundai, Kia, Hyundai Kia


Kia issuing new U.S. recall of 68,000 vehicles for fire risks

Kia Motors Corp said on Wednesday it is issuing a new recall for 68,000 U.S. vehicles at risk of fuel leaks after it previously recalled them in 2017 for engine fire risks.
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Kia to recall vehicles to fix problem that can cause fires

DETROIT (AP) — Kia says it will ignore the partial U.S. government and recall more than 68,000 vehicles to fix a fuel pipe problem that can cause engine fires. The problem stemmed from previous recall repairs due to engine failures.The... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ap, Detroit, Kia


The best new technology we saw at CES 2019

Business Insider scoured the   2019 Consumer Electronics Show   in Las Vegas to find the very best cutting-edge tech. The best new technology we saw at the show came from Kia, with its "Real-Time Emotion Adaptive Driving" tech, or READ. READ scans passengers in the car, detecting their heart rate and facial expressions, to provide a more customizable driving experience tailored around how you're feeling.  Cars are soon going to be able to drive themselves — and that means automakers can start...
Tags: Trends, Mit, Las Vegas, Kia


Driver in Compton-to-LA pursuit strips down to bra and undershorts before arrest

COMPTON — A suspect potentially linked to a weekend carjacking led authorities on a chase from Compton to the South Los Angeles area Monday before stripping down to a bra and undershorts and then being taken into custody. The pursuit began about 10:45 a.m., when deputies tried to pull over the silver Kia sedan near Wilmington and Manchester avenues, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The motorist led authorities on a chase over surface streets and on the 105 and 110 freewa...
Tags: Hollywood, News, La, Sport, Soccer, Manchester, Chase, Local News, Kia, Compton, Daily News, Wilmington, South Los Angeles, Western Avenue, South LA, Los Angeles County Sheriff s Department


Kia says 2020 Telluride is its largest SUV ever

The three-row 2020 Kia Telluride, which is being unveiled at the Detroit auto show, offers several firsts in a Kia.            [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Detroit, Kia, Telluride, Detroit Free Press, Kia Telluride


2020 Kia Telluride: One Word, Folks – ‘America’

Is it possible to be more American that a Kia Telluride? Probably not. Clint Eastwood drove one in The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. John Rambo rolled into a small, Northwestern town behind the wheel of one shortly after his repatriation. John Wayne owned two, and the Telluride was the first vehicle to storm […] The post 2020 Kia Telluride: One Word, Folks – ‘America’ appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: America, Features, Clint Eastwood, Autos, John Wayne, Kia, New Cars, SUVs, Telluride, Kia Motors, Kia Telluride, John Rambo, News Blog, Product Planning, 2020 Kia Telluride


The 8-seat, 3-row 2020 Telluride SUV is the biggest Kia ever

It's fitting that the 2020 Kia Telluride debuts at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show, as it was built specifically to meet U.S. buyers' insatiable demand for SUVs. Kia packed the eight-seat cabin with family-friendly tech as well. The post The 8-seat, 3-row 2020 Telluride SUV is the biggest Kia ever appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Kia, SUVs, Detroit Auto Show, Kia Telluride, 2019 Detroit Auto Show, 2020 Kia Telluride, Telluride SUV


Chelsea’s David Luiz talks in peril after Kia Joorabchian’s high demands

Chelsea & David Luiz David Luiz chalked up his second assist of the season for Chelsea on Saturday against Newcastle. Luiz played a no-look ball upfield to Pedro. The Spanish winger scored with a delightful chip into the Magpies net. The fact that he looked away makes this assist to Pedro even more disrespectful. pic.twitter.com/4OjVdsyws1 — َ (@HazardEdition) January 13, 2019 Get notified! About the best football betting tips from industry experts! Thank you! Full...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Portugal, Roman Abramovich, Cesc Fabregas, Monaco, Harry Kane, Kia, Benfica, David Luiz, Pedro, Maurizio Sarri, Ligue, Magpies


Blake Griffin’s return to face Clippers at Staples Center lives up to dramatic billing

Blake Griffin #23 of the Detroit Pistons barks at refereee Curtis Blair during their NBA basketball game against the LA Clippers at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, January 12, 2019. The Detroit Pistons defeated the LA Clippers 109-104. (Photo by Kevin Sullivan, Orange County Register/SCNG) Patrick Beverley #21 of the LA Clippers tries to steal the ball away from Jose Calderon #81 of the Detroit Pistons during their NBA basketball game at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, J...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, West, Soccer, Steve Ballmer, Nba, Reggie Jackson, Detroit, Kia, Rivers, Staples Center, Detroit Pistons, Griffin, Pistons, Andre Drummond


Tips on travel to Antarctica

A mere hundred years ago, going to Antarctica was exclusively the realm of hardened, grizzled explorers who didn’t mind being away from home for years and losing a toe or three. Flash forward to 2019, and you’ve got ships with wine pairing dinners and butler service making dozens of trips there a year. Though getting there’s not cheap, the White Continent is now fully accessible to anyone who can afford it. But it’s still not as simple as taking a 10-day tour around the Caribbean. Because Ant...
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