The company delivered 7275 units during June 2020 comprising of 7114 Seltos and 161 Carnivals
Kia Motors India, a wholly owned subsidiary of Kia Motors Corporation, clocked 7275 unit sales for the month of June 2020, indicating a path of recovery in the challenging environment. Customer safety initiatives undertaken by Kia Motors across various touchpoints in the light of COVID-19 have supported the successful sales of 7114 Seltos and 161 Carnivals pan India.
Besides focussing on adding more customers to the Kia family, Kia Motors India made sure to take care of safety and health of its existing customers. The company introduced ‘Kia Care’, a campaign, which is aimed to provide comprehensive safety measures to regulate hygiene checks across three major levels: Vehicle Safety, Network Safety and Customer Safety.
Commenting on this development, Mr. Kookhyun Shim, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Kia Motors India, said: “While the pandemic refuses to subside, the country is somehow trying to sustain and prepare itself to live with the COVID-19 effects. Last few months have been testing for the consumers as well as the industry. The COVID-19 and lockdown constraints limited our sales this month, but we are sure of delivering many more cars to our customers in July.”
He further added: “We have invested in building capabilities and taking measures to ensure our consumers continue to enjoy their favourite Kia products and services without having to worry about safety in the new normal world. We, along with our partners, are committed to serving consumers in India in the months to come.”
During the month of June, Kia also launched the Refreshed Seltos loaded with 10 compelling new features making it smarter, safer, more appealing and convenient travel partner. Additionally, 8 existing features from top variants (like the sunroof) have been extended to lower variants. Also, Kia Seltos UVO connected car features has now been increased to 50+ such as Smart Watch connectivity and added Voice commands including UVO – Voice Assist wake up Command “Hello Kia”.
Kia Motors India is now all set to relay its success with the launch of Kia Sonet in the coming months. Equipped with many segment-first features along with Kia DNA, Sonet will stand apart for its excellent design and the quality. With the launch of Sonet during this festive season, Kia Motors India aims to set a new benchmark for the industry.