Kia Corporation (Korean: Hanja: formerly known as Kyungsung Precision Industry and Kia Motors Corporation) is a multinational vehicle manufacturer located in Seoul, South Korea. With almost 2.8 million vehicles sold in 2019, it is South Korea’s second-largest automaker after parent firm Hyundai Motor Company.
Kia began as Kyungsung Precision Industry, a steel tube, and bicycle parts maker, in December 1944, finally producing Korea’s first indigenous bicycle, the Samchully, in 1951. Kyungsung Precision Industry was renamed Kia Industries in 1952, and the company went on to produce Honda-licensed compact bikes (beginning in 1957) and Mazda-licensed trucks and vehicles (1962). The firm
Kia Company Profile
- Company Full Name: Kia
- Company Type: Public
- Founder Name: Kim Cheol-ho
- Headquarters: Seoul, South Korea
- Parent company: Hyundai Motor Company
- Key People: Chung Eui-sun, chairman
Song Ho-Sung, president and CEO
Karim Habib, chief design office
- Subsidiaries Of Kia: Kia Motors (UK) Limited, National Arab Motors Co, MORE
- Working Industry: Automotive
During the Asian financial crisis in 1997, Kia declared bankruptcy, and in 1998, it signed an arrangement with Hyundai Motor Company to diversify by transferring ownership. Hyundai Motor Company outbid Ford Motor Company, which had owned a stake in Kia Motors since 1986, for 51 percent of the company. Following successive divestitures, Hyundai Motor Company now owns around.
Kia America, Inc. was founded in California on October 21, 1992, and it became Kia Corporation’s American sales, marketing, and distribution arm. KMA is headquartered in Irvine, California, and presently sells vehicles through more than 755 dealers in the United States. The KIA Sephia and Kia Sportage 4 were the first two models offered to the US market in 1993.
|Kia Customer Care Number||1-800-333-4542|
|Kia Customer Support Email||NA|
|Kia Main Office Address||111 Peters Canyon Rd. Irvine, CA 92606 United States|
|Kia Office Contact Number||1-949-468-4800|
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Kia Office Contact Details
Kia Corporate Office is located at 111 Peters Canyon Rd. Irvine, CA 92606 United States. There are phone numbers of the branch and fax numbers available here. You can check out them below.
- Kia Limited Corporate Office Address: 111 Peters Canyon Rd. Irvine, CA 92606 United States
- Kia Limited Corporate Office Phone Number: 1-949-468-4800
- Kia Limited Corporate Office Fax Number: NA
- Kia Limited Corporate Office Email ID: NA