Kia is excited to announce that the all-new 2015 Kia Sedona was named the winner of the Ultimate Minivan Challenge by It was put up against some of the other top names in the segment and emerged the winner! Want to know more? Keep reading.

The Ultimate Minivan Challenge is a multi-day test that compares minivans from across the segment. Experts from and PBS’ Motorweek are asked to conduct a thorough analysis of each vehicle. Minivans are driven on a 135-mile course and evaluated on fuel-economy, ride, handling, comfort and acceleration. These results are then combined with feedback from real car shoppers.

“The all-new Kia Sedona is a champion of quality and refinement,” said Patrick Olsen, editor-in-chief. “A great ride combined with a quiet cabin and numerous innovative features made the Sedona an obvious selection as the ultimate minivan.”

Kia is honored to have won this accolade as well as being named in Ward’s 10 Best Interiors list and J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout award.

“The fully reimagined Sedona has been a tremendous success for the Kia brand, connecting on multiple levels with families and active lifestyle consumers alike,” said Orth Hedrick, vice president of product planning, Kia Motors America (KMA).  “Its combination of bold design, advanced safety features and upscale cabin have resulted in a high level of appeal and desirability.  Sedona is clearly redefining and revolutionizing the minivan category as a whole.”

You can experience the Kia Sedona for yourself. Just swing by Folsom Lake Kia in the Sacramento area. Our sales representatives are on hand to show you this vehicle or other new and pre-owned Kia vehicles that we have available. We hope to see you soon!