The Kia CUB Concept Is A Funky Hatch With Suicide Doors

While America is discussing the 2014 Kia Soul in New York, the Koreans are looking at a brand new hatchback concept called the Kia CUB at the Seoul Auto Show with no B-pillar and a mustache. » 3/28/13 12:30pm 3/28/13 12:30pm

Kia VG Concept: Suprisingly Attractive Flagship Sedan

The Kia VG Concept has been unveiled at the Seoul Auto Show and it looks... good. Nice for a concept? No, it's a veiled version of a V6-powered FWD flagship replacement for the Amanti. » 4/02/09 10:30am 4/02/09 10:30am

Hyundai BLUE-WILL Concept: The Korean Prius Fighter

Hyundai is joining the hybrid party late and so they hope to make a grand entrance with their gasoline-electric hybrid BLUE-WILL Concept, which sports a Prius-like drivetrain but funkier looks and plug-in capability. » 3/25/09 9:40am 3/25/09 9:40am

Kia Forte LPI Hybrid: First Production Kia Hybrid

The Kia Forte LPI Hybrid is the brand's first production hybrid, the first use of lithium polymer batteries in a hybrid, and the first vehicle in Kia's new Eco-Dynamics sub-brand. » 3/24/09 11:00am 3/24/09 11:00am

2010 Kia Sorento Leaked Ahead Of Seoul Unveiling

The 2010 Kia Sorento could be the vehicle we've all been waiting for. Combining the height of an SUV with the blandness of a Korean mid-size, it could even cure my insomnia. » 3/09/09 11:15am 3/09/09 11:15am

Seoul Motor Show: Renault-Samsung QMX

It's the Quest Motoring Experience, and it's a version of the Renault Koleos mini SUV for the Korean market. And by Korean market, we don't mean the place where we get our coffee, energy bars and the odd onion or copy of Sport Compact Car. It's got Renault's spanky 1.7-liter turbodiesel four under the hood, producing… » 4/07/07 8:00am 4/07/07 8:00am

Seoul Motor Show: The Hyundai Veloster Concept

Another day, another concept car from the Seoul auto show. This one is the Veloster, a surprisingly generic product of Hyundai's Design and Technical Center in Namyang. It's powered by a 2.0-liter four from Hyundai's Nanyang-based rally program, hooked to a five speed transbox. No word on what the Veloster might… » 4/06/07 6:37pm 4/06/07 6:37pm

Seoul Motor Show: The GM Daewoo L4X

The amortizing of GM's Holden-built rear-drive Zeta platform continues on the Korean Peninsula. It's a rear-drive show car dubbed the L4X, intro'd at the Seoul auto show this week, amid well-dressed salarymen and the prom queens who sweat them. The pre-production model, whose design is based on several Holden models… » 4/06/07 5:42pm 4/06/07 5:42pm

I'm a Seoul Van: Kia KND-4 Concept

While we were sorting through the New York auto show's new releases, refreshes and free coffee that tasted like a composite of Bon Ami and roasted peanuts, news from the Seoul auto show was breaking. One such story was on a new concept 4x4 dubbed the KND-4. It's one of those "active lifestyle" jobbies, with high… » 4/06/07 8:01am 4/06/07 8:01am