KIA touched the 1 lakh mark on the cumulative sales , fastest automaker to reach this milestone .
Kia Motors India has achieved an important milestone in its journey in the indian automotive market by becoming the fastest automaker to reach the 1 Lakh sales mark in just eleven months since the launch of the Seltos last year followed by the Carnival earlier this year . With the new Sonet coming in next month in the most in demand section of the market , the compact SUVs KIA seems to be set to give the mainstream automakers a run for their money .
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Kookhyun Shim, MD and CEO, Kia Motors India said, “2019 marked an important year for Kia as we introduced our first car for the Indian market with an aim to become a household name in the country. We are overwhelmed with the response and acceptance that Indian customers have shown towards us. Reaching the one lakh milestone with just two products, in a record eleven-month time, is a testament to our commitment to India. Today marks a proud moment for all of us at Kia Motors India and after the immense success of Seltos and Carnival, we are confident to keep up the positive momentum and lead the Indian automobile industry by addressing the unmet needs and aspirations of the customers with the upcoming Kia Sonet.”
Since its entry in the market, Kia Motors India has changed the dynamics of the Indian automobile industry by introducing vehicles with exquisite new designs and equipped with world-class features. Since its inception, Kia Motors India has been future-ready adhering to all safety norms and was the first automaker to introduce all BS-VI models in their portfolio.