|STRATEGIC VISION 2014 New Vehicle Experience Study?|
"Best Mass Market in Strategic Vision's 2014 Total Quality Study" OR "Awarded Best Mainstream Brand in Strategic Vision's 2014 Total Quality Study"
|KIA RECEIVES THE 2014 KELLEY BLUE BOOK BRAND IMAGE AWARD FOR 'BEST VALUE BRAND'
The Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Awards recognize automakers for their outstanding work in capturing the attention and interest of new-vehicle buyers. Kia scored high marks-driven primarily by the Optima, Rio, Soul, and Forte models-on affordability and fuel efficiency. In April 2014, Kia Motors America earned its first ever Brand Image Award for 'Best Value Brand.'
|KIA RANKED A TOP 100 BEST GLOBAL BRAND FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW|
Rising in the ranks from 83rd place in 2013, this year Kia's brand has been valued at $5.4 billion USD to achieve 74th place on Interbrand's Best Global Brands 2014 ranking study.
|KIA RANKED IN THE TOP 50 BEST GLOBAL GREEN BRANDS 2013|
In 2013, Kia Motors was named 37th on Interbrand's list of the 50 Best Global Green Brands-a debut for the Korean car manufacturer in the annual ranking of sustainability and environmental performance of the world's 100 most valuable brands.