New Kia Cars being released in 2012 by the Korean manufacturer are considerably cheaper than other import brands in the market today. In fact, Kia boasts of the cheapest entry level car that you can buy. American car buyers should definitely take note as the influence of, parent company, Hyundai is evidently present on each and every new Kia car that you see on the road.
If your in the market for an affordable compact car then it will be hard to ignore the Kia Rio. With a price of $12,295 for the sedan and $13,600 for the five door hatchback, the Kia Rio is perfect for college students or first time car buyers. If the first generation model failed to impress, the current generation Rio is a huge leap forward in terms of cabin space and overall build quality. Power comes courtesy of a fuel-sipping 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 110hp.
Another new compact car from Kia is the Forte. The Kia Forte is offered in sedan, hatchback, and coupe configurations and has a base price of $15,200. The 2012 Kia Forte has everything that you can expect in a reasonably-priced car but it also offers something that seems to have caught the eye of the stylists of other quality car makers: an inspiring design. From the tiger nose grill on the front to the attractive styling idiom in the back, the 2012 Kia Forte offers an inspiring drive with the use of a smooth and punchy 2.0-liter 156hp four-cylinder gasoline engine.
Crossover lovers should definitely consider the 2012 Kia Sorento. The Sorento is a midsized SUV that delivers space and practicality for a friendly price. Starting at just $21,250, the Kia Sorento aims to deliver a healthy balance of luxury and sportiness while providing a nicely styled cabin. Standard equipment includes a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 175hp through a six-speed manual. The six-speed automatic is also an option. If your looking for more power you can opt for the 276hp 3.5-liter V6 engine along with additional features such as full leather upholstery and a dual climate control system.
Kia seems to offer everything that you can ask for in a new car. Want to experience one of the longest and most comprehensive warranties to be offered in America? Simply take advantage of a free local price quote and get to know how you can even pay less on a brand new Kia!