Kia Motors (UK) Ltd has won Manufacturer of the Year at Car Dealer magazine’s prestigious Car Dealer Power Awards. This is the third consecutive year and fourth time overall Kia has picked up the prize with dealers across the UK voting for the award.
Collecting the award, Paul Philpott, President and Chief Executive of Kia Motors (UK) Limited commented: “We are thrilled to win this award as it is voted for by dealers. To win for the third year in a row shows our dealers are confident and happy to be part of our brand. The strong partnerships we have built with our dealers are hugely important to our continued growth.”
Ian Lamont, Sales Manager at Roadside Kia in Coleraine, said: “We are extremely proud to be a part of the Kia brand and it’s great to see that other dealers around the country are just as passionate and enthusiastic about Kia as we are!”
James Baggott, founder of Car Dealer Magazine and CEO of its parent company, Baize Group, said: “This is an astonishing achievement by Kia. To win this award for a third consecutive time shows that the manufacturer is 100 per cent committed to maintaining great relationships with its dealers. Quality cars and an industry-leading warranty are helping Kia enjoy continued success despite the uncertain times in which we find ourselves."
Roadside Kia stocks a wide range of new and used Kia models, including the All-New Stonic, with prices starting from £16,500.