(South Africa) October 2011 – The time has arrived for the Johannesburg International Motor Show.  This year, Kia will have a very exciting passenger car stand, with 2 new model unveilings, the new Rio and the new Optima, as well as a few changes to existing models. The complete Kia range will be on display and the public will get the opportunity to experience, touch and interact with the KIA brand and it’s people.
Apart from all the products on display, the Kia stand will have numerous fun activities, which is sure to entertain the crowds. On Saturday, 8 October, the 94.7 Kia Take40 SA, will do a live broadcast from the stand. Mark Pilgrim, who presents the show, will be there and the public will get a chance to meet one of Kia SA’s exciting brand ambassadors. Another surprise on this year’s stand is that, Kia Motors SA will be launching an exciting competition, and the main prize up for grabs will be the all new Rio. This will be a 3 month long competition, and the winner of the car will be announced in January 2012.

This year, as with previous years, Kia will also have a commercial stand for it’s K2700 workhorse and an opportunity for the public to test the Sportage and Sorento, on the 4×4 track,