The 2013 Kia Optima left the 2013 Detroit Auto Show with another award as Kia sales continue to rise.
Online PR News – 31-January-2013 – Bel Air, MD – At the 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), also known as the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, the 2013 Kia Optima was named the International Car of the Year by Road & Travel Magazine. The judges recognized the Optima for its distinctive design, advanced technology, and unmatched value.
The Kia Optima has been completely redesigned from the 2011 model year and became the top-selling Kia model of 2012. The Kia Optima has earned multiple accolades from various sources since its redesign, such as “Best New Car Value,” “Best Buy,” “Sedan of the Year,” “Top Drives for 2012.”
"We are thrilled that our best-selling Optima has earned the distinction of being named International Car of the Year by Road & Travel Magazine, further elevating its status in the midsize segment," said Michael Sprague, executive vice president of marketing and communications, KMA. "The Optima continues to attract new customers to the Kia brand by offering an impressive combination of design, performance, comfort and technology. All of this while still maintaining Kia's unmatched value proposition."
Kia Motors continues to grow in North America and is the fastest growing automotive brand in the US. Kia recently posted an all-time sales and market share record for the year. 2012 became the 18th straight year of increased market share in the US as Kia surpassed the 500,000 unit mark for the first time in company history.
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Jones Kia of Jones Junction is a new and used car dealership featuring all Kia models and serving Fallston, Bel Air and the surrounding Baltimore area. Jones Kia proudly offers its customers the “Jones for a lifetime” guarantee, a package that includes free oil changes, car washes, lifetime engine guarantee, vehicle pickup/delivery, and even free manicures.
Jones Junction Kia is located at:
2001 Bel Air Road
Fallston, MD 21047