KIA November Sales – an 18.3% increase over the same month last year image

Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced November sales of 17, 955 units, an 18.3-percent increase over the same month last year. Year to date sales totaled 279,015, a 7.8-percent increase over the same period last year.

Overall, small car sales delivered more than 55 percent of November volume.

MONTH OF NOVEMBER YEAR-TO-DATE
Model 2009 2008 2009 2008
Rio 3,496 2,127 30,734 34,747
Spectra 89 3,565 47,049 65,745
Forte 4,044 n/a 21,425 n/a
Optima 1,644 1,044 35,549 43,494
Amanti 35 415 3,642 3,420
Sportage 1,340 1,348 41,382 30,572
Sorento 1,657 2,875 21,324 26,612
Sedona 1,895 2,223 26,625 24,944
Rondo 425 1,395 12,970 27,589
Borrego 825 190 9,510 1,630
Soul 2,505 n/a 28,805 n/a
Total 17,955 15,182 279,015 258,753