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Welcome to the home of inspiring movement. Here you’ll find stories that align with our ‘Why’. This is the place to keep up to date with all the ways Kia is moving progress, inspiration and innovation within South Africa and across the globe. We love sharing what we’re working on. Experience Kia is a place where you can also ‘Drive’ our new vehicles from the comfort of your chair by staying up to date with new models, reviews and innovations in the Kia garage. If you’re looking to ‘Buy’ a Kia you’ll find details and advice on all things related to your potential purchase. We’re here to help. We believe owning a Kia should be easy. If you’re an owner #MyKia is the space for you to empower yourself to move with confidence through every step of your personal journey with us.

Discover why the Kia Sportage is more than just a car

Shift gears and brace yourself for a driving experience that defies the ordinary! Kia has upgraded its Sportage lineup, turning heads and making waves. As...

Start the Sonet. Start the SUV life – A Sonet review

Your SUV journey begins with the Kia Sonet. Enjoy every adventure with a refined and dynamic design that turns heads while taking pleasure in a...

Exploring the Panorama Route in the Kia Carnival: A Luxurious Family Adventure

Driven is an online publication that focuses on cars and everything motoring related. The team at Driven had the pleasure of driving the Kia...

Begin exploring – A Sonet review

Precision-enhanced simplicity meets sporty contours in the tough and stylish Kia Sonet. This small compact SUV is fun, future-forward and functional, promising young families and...

Kia Sportage – A safe bet – Review

Sit inside the latest generation Kia Sportage, now the fifth, and you’ll find yourself immersed in innovative technologies that set new standards, comfort and...

The new Kia Picanto

- Everyone’s favourite Kia gets a bold new look with Kia’s award-winning ‘Opposites United’ design philosophy - 21 years of big car engineering demonstrates Picanto’s...

Smile Foundation

Kia believes that we can assist in making joy visible through the smiles of our nation’s children, which is why we support Smile Foundation on an annual basis. The organisation has a comprehensive healthcare vision for children living with facial conditions, and facilitates surgery for children with treatable facial anomalies.

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Seven7 Drive for Kids with Cancer

Prevention is better than cure, which is why Kia was an inaugural partner to the annual Seven7 Drive for Kids with Cancer. Every year, we drive to seven cities in South Africa in seven days, visiting seven hospitals along the way, delivering toys & essentials to kids with cancer. In doing so, we not only raise awareness on early detection of childhood cancer, but also raise funds for Cupcakes of Hope.

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RADA is a non-profit organisation committed to the eradication of society’s gravest and most pressing social ills. RADA is your place of renewal, an acronym for rape, alcohol, drug, abuse. At RADA, the focus is on self-responsibility and self-awareness, an important attribute that can redefine the way we treat others. RADA’s healing approach resonates with Kia’s values, and we annually contribute financially to assist the organisation in delivering food and other essentials to their various adopted homes, centres and projects.

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Little Eden

With Kia’s South African Head Office based in Edenvale, Johannesburg, it’s important for us to also make a difference in the community we operate in. Little Eden aims to care, enhance and develop children as well as adults with profound intellectual disability to find joy in life, despite their limitations. Little Eden provides comfort, space and time for the children and adults, and we support them on this journey by fulfilling their requirements to keep the facility running.

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Home of Hope for Girls

Aligned with Kia’s goal of bettering the lives of those most vulnerable, our support of Home of Hope for Girls in Johannesburg allows us to assist in providing a safe haven to children and teens who have survived abusive situations, predominantly linked to child sex trafficking.

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Beeld Kinderfonds

At Kia, we believe in the betterment of opportunities for our nation’s youth, and remain committed to supporting established, credible organisations that align with this goal. Our support of the Beeld Kinderfonds, which supports the basic and therapeutic needs of many homeless, orphaned and disabled children, is an investment in the future of our nation.

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Discover why the Kia Sportage is more than just a car

Shift gears and brace yourself for a driving experience that defies the ordinary! Kia has upgraded its Sportage lineup, turning heads and making waves. As originally featured on News24, read more to discover how Kia is reshaping the driving landscape, transforming the Sportage into more than just a car—it's now the epitome of a value-for-money SUV. Kia packs Sportage range with more standard features, making it a better value-for-money SUV Kia Sportage Interior GT Line diesel engine Kia has given its Sportage models more standard features across its range. This means the SUV now offers better value for money against its competitors. The Korean brand is one of few local automakers that offers a product for every price bracket in the compact to medium-sized SUVs. How do you take a winning recipe and make it even better? Just ask Kia South Africa. The Korean automaker recently introduced a revised line-up of its award-winning...