What is the future of Kia cars in India?
Kia Motors is a relatively new player in the Indian automotive market, having entered the market in 2019 with the launch of the Kia Seltos SUV. However, the company has seen significant success in the Indian market, with the Seltos and the Carnival MPV becoming popular choices in their respective segments.
Kia has ambitious plans for the Indian market and has already announced that it will be launching several new models in the coming years. In 2020, the company launched the Kia Sonet compact SUV, which has also been well-received by Indian customers. Kia is also planning to launch the new generation Kia Sportage SUV in India in the coming years.
Additionally, Kia has invested heavily in its manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh, which has a production capacity of 300,000 units per year. The company is also planning to export vehicles manufactured in India to other countries, further bolstering its presence in the Indian market.
Overall, Kia appears to be committed to the Indian market and is likely to continue to launch new models and expand its operations in the coming years. The company's focus on offering feature-rich vehicles at competitive prices has resonated with Indian customers, and Kia is expected to continue to be a strong player in the Indian automotive market.