Kia Motors (UK) Ltd. has celebrated great award success in November; Kia was crowned ‘OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) of the Year’ at the 2018 Automotive Global Awards and also received two awards at the 2018 Scottish Car of the Year Awards. The Kia Stinger won ‘Executive Car of the Year’ and the Kia Sportage won ‘Used Car of the Year’.
At the 2018 Automotive Global Awards Kia was selected as the vehicle manufacturer that ‘encouraged collaboration and partnership with its service providers the most’. Kia was one of the 21 individuals and companies rewarded for having achieved the unachievable or for pioneering a new way of thinking or working. The award was voted for by readers of Automotive Purchasing and Supply Chain magazine.
Kia followed this award success at the 2018 Scottish Car of the Year Awards, where the Kia Stinger hreand Kia Sportage, both available at Brindley Kia in West Bromwich and Wolverhampton, won over members of the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers to win two awards. The Kia Stinger beat stiff competition to be crowned ‘Executive Car of the Year’ which adds to its growing accolades won this year, while the Kia Sportage was also victorious as it won the ‘Used Car of the Year’ award.
Chris Jones, Sales Manager at Brindley Kia Wolverhampton said: “These recent accolades continue to add to the success of Kia this year. We’re so proud to be able to offer both the Stinger and Sportage at our dealership. Come and visit Brindley Kia in West Bromwich or Wolverhampton to see for yourself and book in for a test drive with one of our friendly team.”
Commenting on the double award wins, Steven Kitson, Director of Corporate Communications at Kia Motors (UK) Limited said: “We are thrilled that the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers have recognised the Stinger and Sportage with such incredible awards. The Stinger has been such an important vehicle for us, altering perspectives and causing a stir within the motoring industry. The Sportage has become an iconic vehicle in the Kia line-up and wins the award after winning the coveted ‘Scottish Car of the Year’ Award in 2010.”
Brindley Kia stocks a wide range of new and used cars including the new Sportage, with prices starting at £20,305 and the Stinger which starts from £32,435.