Kia announced their September sales figures today, and they are nothing less than spectacular! They had a record third quarter sales as well as a record September sales. They sold a total of 49,820 units during the month, which was a 22.6 percent increase compared to September of last year. This is all following the best ever first half year performance for Kia! Keep reading for more information.

Two Kia vehicles that sold the best were the Kia Soul, selling 133,614 units and the Kia Optima, selling 11,719 units. The Kia Sedona, which was named the winner of the Ultimate Minivan Challenge this month, increased its sales by 20 percent selling 3,039 units. Another Kia vehicle that sold well this month was the Kia Sorento, increasing sales by 42 percent! The Kia Forte increased its sales, as well as the Kia K900. So as you can see there are MANY Kia vehicles in high demand.

“In addition to the Labor Day weekend and strong consumer confidence, our sustained growth stems from buyers who are entering the market for the first time in years and discovering the transformed Kia brand,” said Michael Sprague, chief operating officer and EVP, KMA. “We’re on a mission to elevate brand perception to match the reality of our world-class products, and with the all-new 2016 Optima set to arrive in showrooms soon, we will continue to invite consumers to discover the new Kia.”

So if you want to become the owner of a new or pre-owned Kia vehicle you have to come see us at Folsom Lake Kia. We’re in the Sacramento area and our sales representatives are ready a willing to help you find your dream car. We hope to see you very soon!