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August 2019: Kia Motors America

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MONTH OF AUGUST

YEAR-TO-DATE

Model

2019

2018

2019

2018

Rio

2,752

2,367

17,464

15,282

Forte

9,420

6,472

67,005

68,418

Optima

9,259

11,074

68,460

68,869

Cadenza

126

249

964

3,750

Stinger

1,422

1,480

9,435

11,624

K900

39

27

279

230

Soul

8,701

9,113

71,642

67,348

Niro

2,352

2,698

16,229

19,211

Sportage

9,593

6,538

58,241

55,264

Sorento

9,160

11,995

64,434

76,737

Telluride

6,374

N/A

34,160

N/A

Sedona

1,532

1,851

10,666

13,806

Total

60,730

53,864

418,979

400,539

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